| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:59 AM
"We haven't been together long.. But we're in this together #TeamChuckStrong"
That was a tweet sent out 5:06 p.m. from Colts' punter Pat McAfee's Twitter account (@PatMcAfeeShow) Tuesday afternoon with a picture of several Indianapolis Colts shaving...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
On Jan. 19, 2002, during a game between the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders in the AFC Divisional Playoffs at Foxboro Stadium, a little-known rule was applied that may have altered the course of the NFL for the next decade. With the Patriots...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the proposed changes to NFL kickoffs, including moving the kickoff up from the 30-yard line to the 35, and bringing a touchback out to the 25, as opposed to the 20. That......
| Aug 15, 2010
| 10:47 AM
The Colts defense got off to a good start in its pre-season opener against the 49ers at Lucas OIl Stadium. On the first play from scrimmage, Antoine Bethea forced a fumble which was recovered by Robert Mathis. The statement making play by the Pro...
| Oct 10, 2010
| 8:12 AM
For one afternoon, March found a way to show up in October in Indianapolis.
The saying for the third month of the year is "In like a lion, out like a lamb", and it never fit in better than a Sunday in tenth month of the year.
A game that started...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 6:11 PM
There are not many positives to take from the Colts 16-3 preseason loss to the Redskins. Adam Vinatieri supplied the Colts lone score, a 55 yard field goal in the first half. Aside from the Colts kicker another bright spot was the play of rookie running...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 5:59 PM
When it appeared that Curtis Painter would indeed not have enough to serve as a regular season replacement for Peyton Manning, its was Kerry Collins that became the next avaliable option.
The veteran came out of retirement to do so, and attempted to...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 10:29 PM
Though two games, all the doom and gloom of a Peyton Manning-less era seems to have come true.
Even the struggling Cleveland Browns we're not enough to give the team a much needed pick me up.
Instead it was the visitors who pick and chose the moments...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:29 PM
Tragedy or Disney? One way or the other it figured to play out that way.
After all in this football theatre there has never been a backup whose more of a divisive character that Curtis Painter.
He's got potential some say. Others go the complete...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 10:30 PM
With his usually calm demeanor and a small smile on his face, Curtis Painter didn't take a stand either way when asked a simple question on Monday night.
Plan to start your second game next Sunday against the Chiefs?
"Its out of my hands," Painter...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 1:27 PM
A decent amount of their players have gotten hurt. A number of games have gotten away.
Some of those injuries and losses came early, others in the middle, and some were late. Some of each were worse than others, but all made for an ending to a season...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 5:56 PM
In a season where the chaos theory can be duly applied early and often, there was a bit of calm as the clock ticked down on Sunday afternoon.
Consistency, you see, was about to trot on the field.
When Peyton Manning signaled timeout with three seconds...