EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 07:  Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck #8 of the Indianapolis Colts looks on during warmups prior to a preseason game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on August 7, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Colts Authority Injury Report Breakdown Week 4: A Shoulder to Cry On

Take a deep breath. Now exhale. Is everybody ready? Ok, here it is, the Colts week four injury report: Out: RB Tyler Varga (concussion) CB Greg Toler (neck) Questionable: TE Dwayne Allen (ankle) QB Andrew Luck (right shoulder) Probable: CB Darius Butler (hip) LB Trent Cole (knee) CB Vontae Davis (rest/ankle) WR Andre Johnson (rest) […]

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 03:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts looks on against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 3, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Colts Authority Daily Notebook: No Luck?

In today’s notebook I bring to you a feature story on Colts long snapper Matt Overton’s stretching routine. Just kidding. I don’t know if you heard, but there are more pressing issues to cover. Luck Limited in Practice Again Andrew Luck was again limited during the Colts’ Thursday practice. This news raises already growing concerns […]


Dr. Filmlove: Week Three

Welcome to the week three edition of Dr. Filmlove, a weekly segment where we look back at the film from the prior game to see what when wrong, what went right, and what just left us scratching our heads. This week’s opponent the Tennessee Titans. Why film breakdown is important. With the Colts’ number two, […]


Week 4 Mailbag

Hello Colts fans and welcome to the Week 4 edition of the mailbag. Good news! Last Sunday the team overcame adversity – some of it self inflicted – and rallied to beat the Titans in a crazy game reminiscent of the Rosencopter special from 2008 in Houston. Grit always wins! Let’s see what’s on the […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  T.Y. Hilton #13 of the Indianapolis Colts runs with the ball while defended by Da'Norris Searcy #21 of the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Ghost Stories, Vol. III: Charting the Colts’ Wide Receivers

And lo, on the third week of the young season, Titans pummeling him, his sword arm badly damaged, dodging manure hurtled by his erstwhile supporters, hope slipping away like Sir Andre the Old’s mobility, the noble Lord Andrew the Lucky did rise from the bloody ground, lean on the broad soldiers of Mighty Frank the Gorer, horketh […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts throws a pass during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schefter: Andrew Luck is “Legitimately Questionable” for Sunday

Well, Colts fans, I told you not to panic.  I even joked around about it.  But now, people who know what they’re talking about are saying Andrew Luck could be a no go on Sunday when Indianapolis hosts the Jaguars.  The report comes courtesy of Adam Schefter’s…Facebook account (Facebook?  Really?  You break news on Twitter, Adam.  […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 29: Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts passes the ball against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

The Path to Victory: Week 4-Jacksonville Jaguars

This week, the Indianapolis Colts will try to stay on the victorious path when they host the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Colts extended their streak of AFC South domination to 14-straight wins with last week’s victory over Tennessee. Jacksonville suffered a different fate, getting blasted by New England 51-17 in Foxborough. Both teams sit at 1-2, […]

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Rookie Watch: Week Three

Welcome to week three of Rookie Watch, the weekly segment where I use statistics and film review to see how the rookies are progressing. Due to a glitch with the coaches film on Game Pass, which messed up all the special teams plays, this week’s snap count data is from NFL.com, so they’re official! This week […]


Colts Notebook: Week Four & The Cardiac Colts

As Colts fans and staff alike, exhale, we look back on one of the wildest games of the Chuck Pagano-era. Coming off of the second straight 0-2 start, many felt as though Pagano was on the hot seat for his team’s abysmal performances in this season. Save a 21-point Andrew Luck comeback in the 4th quarter, […]


The Holdout. A week after Kam Chancellor’s ends.

Ed Werder, while appearing on Sportscenter with Bill Polian, was asked why he thought All Pro Kam Chancellor’s holdout ended last week after missing the first two contests of the season. He replied that it must have been Chancellor’s “recognition of the futility of what he is trying to accomplish.” Futility: noun, plural futilities for […]


Andrew Luck Limited in Practice with Right Shoulder Injury

The reports came first as rumors (“Hey, bro, did you see Andrew Luck wince in agony as he was unexpectedly patted on the chest by 97-year old backup Matt Hasselbeck?”), but now they are here in full force.  Don’t panic yet.  Andrew Luck is day-to-day with a right shoulder injury.  Now, you may panic. In […]


The Path to Victory: Week 3 Review

The Indianapolis Colts finally put a mark in the win column on Sunday. Here is a look at what I thought were the keys to beating the Titans and how the Colts executed. Result: 35-33 win at Tennessee Titans Offense Goal: No Turnovers Actual: Two Interceptions Andrew Luck, at times, didn’t play well. He said so […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  Donte Moncrief #10 of the Indianapolis Colts catches a touchdown pass during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Colts Authority Notebook: Finding A Way To Win

“It was one of the greatest wins I’ve ever been a part of,” said Chuck Pagano on Monday. It wasn’t always pretty, the Colts have things to work on, but you don’t need style points in the NFL and Indianapolis is now tied for the lead in the worst division in football. Good Andrew Andrew […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  Donte Moncrief #10 of the Indianapolis Colts catches a touchdown pass during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Colts Week 3 Report Card

Just when it looked like the Colts would get to 0-3, Luck and the offense suddenly woke up in the fourth quarter to pull off an unbelievable win against the Titans.   OFFENSE: As usual, let’s start with the biggest question mark: Andrew Luck. He looked like crap for three quarters and completely turned things […]


Eyes in the Backfield: Indianapolis 35 Tennessee 33

12 Things We Saw in Sunday’s Colts-Titans Game Last week all seemed lost for the Colts as their superstar quarterback struggled, and pressure both internally and externally mounted. For three quarters on Sunday, that story was replayed, and then a funny thing happened on the way to oblivion. The Colts won. Here’s what we saw: 1. We […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  Dwight Lowery #33 of the Indianapolis Colts is congratulated by teammate Joe Reitz #76 after returning an interception for a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Colts Authority Notebook: Colts Prevail in Nashville

First order of business, THE COLTS WON.  There were turnovers, there was sloppy play and there is is definitely room for improvement but it was a win. After weak showings in the 2nd and 3rd quarters the Colts managed to get something going on both sides of the ball in the 4th to secure their […]

of the Indianapolis Colts during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.

RECAP: Lots of Luck needed as Colts beat Titans 35-33

PREGAME: Indy’s easiest-looking game so far comes at a time they really need it, against a division opponent looking to challenge them this year. The Tennessee Titans are 1-1, with a big week-one win against Tampa Bay. Indy is 0-2, with two losses to AFC East opponents. They’ll play each other again in Indianapolis at […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - OCTOBER 20: Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts is tended to by medical personal  after injuring his knee against the Denver Broncos at Lucas Oil Stadium on October 20, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The Colts beat the Broncos 39-33.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Lord, Help Our Colts Against The Titans

Lord, We are grateful today for your most bountiful blessing-the AFC South. You know our suffering these past two weeks–more difficult even than a Michael Scott-less Office (we really need to talk about that some other time, by the way). But we have not wavered, because in your favor you placed us in THE Division […]