Colts Get Playmakers in Space to Improve Third Down Efficiency

Going into Week 3, I wrote about how the Colts needed to improve their third down efficiency in order to get their first win of the season. Well, that happened. Against the Broncos and Eagles, the Colts were a combined 8/25 (32 percent) on third down. However, against a not-so-good Jaguars team, Indianapolis was able […]

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Andrew Luck Named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

Andrew Luck, the NFL’s touchdown pass leader through three weeks, has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week after his 370-yard, 4 touchdown performance against the Jaguars on Sunday. His completion percentage (79.5%) and rating (140.4) were career highs. Yes, we can talk all day about how the Jaguars defense is just awful […]

Bloggers of the Roundtable: Surprising/Disappointing Colts Players

Clearly, the Jaguars game was a predictable outcome, and I don’t know how much we take from it as the sole sample, so let’s look at the three games that we’ve seen so far. Who’s been the most surprising player for Indianapolis so far, positively, and who’s been the most disappointing for you? Lou Pin: […]

Head-Scratching and Top Plays from Colts-Jaguars

Do you smell that? That’s victory. After losing consecutive games to start the season, the Colts finally got a “w” on the board against a struggling Jacksonville Jaguars team. However, it didn’t matter who the win was against since this was the first taste of victory since last January’s playoff win (that’s a long time). […]

WEEK 3 REPORT CARD: COLTS AT JAGUARS

After starting the season 0-2 against a couple of really tough teams (Broncos, Eagles), the Colts were now facing the exact opposite of a tough opponent: the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Colts didn’t disappoint and easily defeated the Glitter Kitties, so let’s get right down to it and see how each unit of the team performed, […]

Eyes in the Backfield: Colts 44 Jaguars 17

12 Things We Saw in Sunday’s Colts-Jaguars Game The Colts hopped up off the mat and joined the 2014 NFL season Sunday with a convincing victory over division rival Jacksonville. Here’s what we saw from the Colts. 1. We saw the team play with purpose. Chuck Pagano got his team ready to play against the […]

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Colts Blow the Doors off the Jags, 44-17

  The Colts and Jaguars each came into this game at 0-2, but that, my friends, was the beginning and end of their similarity. Indianapolis had nearly won a game in which they probably should’ve lost and barely lost a game they most certainly should have won. Jacksonville, meanwhile, had been shellacked this season by […]

In Case You Missed it: Colts-Eagles Aftermath, Colts-Jaguars Prep

AROUND THE WEB Colts Fail to Test the Eagles Secondary in Monday Night Loss Kyle Rodriguez goes over the trouble the Colts have had when trying to throw the ball down the field. Colts Good Enough to Win Division, but Still Far from Championship Team Ty Shalter is merely discussing the writing on the wall: […]

I Believe That We Will Win: Colts at Jaguars

There are some reasons that the Colts might lose this week. But there are also reasons that the Colts could win. As a fan, we put our faith in the latter (as analysts, maybe not, but this is a fan blog and sometimes we just have to say screw that). This series is for the […]

Indianapolis Colts need to improve third down efficiency

The Colts are winless in 2014, and a big cause of that is their poor efficiency on third down. Out of 25 third down opportunities this season, the Colts have only converted on eight of those. That’s a 32 percent efficiency rating, and that’s good for 29th in the league. The only teams who have […]

CA Radio: Inside the Writer’s Block- Week 2

At 3 p.m. ET Kyle Rodriguez and Scott Kacsmar join forces once again to break down all of the NFL action from Week 2, and look ahead to Week 3. It will also be available for download a the below link at a later time. Listen to tonight’s show by clicking HERE! Also follow us on […]

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Thursday Throwdown – 375 Edition

Last week I got Mr. Dugan’s goat after the Eagles offense simply wore out the depleted Colts defense. Trust me: I don’t relish the loss but it clarified that a) I am indeed in control of this relationship and b) the Colts defense badly needs some help. Mr. Dugan’s goat Follow @MarcusDugan        

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