| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:05 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. Think of Michigan State's defensive performance at Nebraska this way: Take away two big defensive mistakes leading to long touchdowns and the Spartans gave up two in Saturday's 41-28 triumph.
Take away a garbage-time drive against...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:20 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. The Twitter headline from Mark Dantonio's news conference Tuesday would be something like: "Dantonio overlooks Minnesota, concedes defeat against Ohio State, campaigns against Wisconsin for BCS at-large bid."
The reality: Late in that...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The main problem with the Indianapolis Colts' offense is something that's likely here to stay this season: It is easy to prepare for and easy to defend.
Any defensive coordinator can zero in quickly:
1. Pressure Andrew Luck.
2. Keep track of T.Y....
| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Quick look: The Rams will be rested coming out of their late week off. They have been up and down this season but were sharp the last time out, thrashing the Colts 38-8 at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Rams are 3-3 in their last six games after a 1-3 start,...
| Nov 11, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS There are few things in professional football like a winning locker room, and if you hadn't seen a second of Sunday's 38-8 thrashing of Indianapolis, it took maybe half a second in the Rams' locker room to figure out who got the best of it in...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 11:01 PM
He was the afterthought, the other guy, the quarterback who wasn't Peyton Manning.
But Sunday night, Andrew Luck was the man.
Luck threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth to lead Indianapolis to a 39-33 victory over Denver, spoiling Manning'...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Circle City is suddenly the Full Circle City.
Peyton Manning is coming home Sunday to play the Indianapolis Colts for the first time, leaving this a town torn.
A common sentiment here, where Manning won a Super Bowl and an...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Peyton Manning homecoming: Broncos at Colts Sunday on NBC: Sunday Night Football features Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning returning to Lucas Oil Stadium to face the Colts, the team for which he played 14 seasons and won a Super Bowl. NFL fans ...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Brett Favre has a pretty good idea of what Peyton Manning went through Sunday night.
That was likely the thinking when the NFL Network brought the former Packers star quarterback on for an interview Sunday morning in anticipation of Manning's return...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:39 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Wayne Gretzky doesn't know Peyton Manning well.
Yet he knows Manning better than anyone possibly could.
It was 25 years ago Saturday that Gretzky, as a newly minted member of the Los Angeles Kings, returned to Edmonton to face the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has been under fire the past 24 hours or so for comments he made to USA Today that have been interpreted as a slam on quarterback Peyton Manning for winning just one Super Bowl during his 14 years with the team.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Not too long ago, Jim Irsay had one of the best quarterbacks in the history of the NFL on his roster.
But the Indianapolis Colts owner also has just one Super Bowl ring to show for his 14 years with four-time league MVP Peyton Manning calling the...