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Sunday could be Freeney's Indy swan songUpdated Dec 27, 2012 Share Tweet
Dwight Freeney's been a stalwart of the Colts for 11 years, recording 106.5 sacks. But Sunday’s regular-season finale against the Texans at Lucas Oil Stadium could be his home finale wearing a horseshoe on his helmet. He’s making a $14 million base sa
Chat wrap: What benefits the Texans?Updated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetClint (Houston): In the past few years, teams which have gained the 1st seed have not [fared] well in their quest for a Super Bowl. Obviously home field advantage is a big deal, but do you think that a loss to the Colts and the loss of a 1st seed could …
Colts' Robert Mathis prefers New Orleans over HawaiiUpdated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetGiven his druthers, Robert Mathis would just as soon pass on another trip to Honolulu for the Pro Bowl. Not that the Colts' perennial all-star wouldn't take advantage of the all-expenses-paid junket for the Jan. 27 game. It's just that Mathis hopes to b…
Colts free agents facing final regular season gameUpdated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetThe 10-5 Indianapolis Colts who will close the regular season Sunday against the Houston Texans at Lucas Oil Stadium scarcely resemble the 2-14 wreck of a year ago, and that's irrespective of records.
Bob Kravitz: Thankfully, Colts won't be resting players SundayUpdated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetI have a bracelet I wear: WWBPD? What Would Bill Polian Do? OK, that's a flat-out lie. I don't have a WWBPD bracelet. But I know what he'd be doing this Sunday against the Houston Texans in a game that means nothing in the standings to the Indianapolis …
Colts' regular season finale with Texans sold outUpdated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetThe Indianapolis Colts' regular-season finale Sunday with Houston at Lucas Oil Stadium has been sold out and will be broadcast in the local market.
Were Colts' Andrew Luck, Jerrell Freeman snubbed for Pro Bowl?Updated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetEvery year, somebody doesn't make the Pro Bowl and fans wonder why.Share TweetDuring Peyton Manning’s tenure with the Colts, the 16th game of the season was usually the best day of the year for his backup. At some point during the contest, which the Colts rarely needed to secure playoff position, Manning would head to the bench aSource: profootballtalk.com
Former Colts WR Pierre Garcon 'as good as any receiver in the league'Updated Dec 27, 2012 Share TweetGarcon is now a receiver for the Washington Redskins, and results show that he has had an inordinate impact on his new team.Share TweetPeyton Manning headlines John Clayton's 2012 All-Pro team, which includes clear choices at the skill positions and tough calls elsewhere.
Chuck Pagano One-On-OneDec 27For the full conversation with Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, watch Sunday NFL Countdown on ESPN.
NFL Cold Hard FactsDec 27NFL experts break down who wins battle for NFC East, key for Texans against Colts, and what's more impressive: Adrian Peterson breaking record or Vikings making playoffs.
Preview: Houston Texans vs. Indianapolis ColtsDec 27NFL Films previews the Week 17 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Indianapolis Colts.
Peter King: NFL Week 17 PicksDec 27Peter King: NFL Week 17 Picks
Don Banks: Black Monday Primer: Definitive guide to 2013 coaching carouselDec 27The only constant in the NFL these days is change, and all indications point to another active firing/hiring season commencing on Black Monday -- the day after the league's regular season concludes. While there were no midseason coaching dismissals in 2…
Day of rest? - John Clayton's First & 10Dec 27Few teams have the luxury of sitting their starters in this season finale.
NFL - Peyton Manning headlines John Clayton's 2012 All-Pro teamDec 27Peyton Manning headlines John Clayton's 2012 All-Pro team, which includes clear choices at the skill positions and tough calls elsewhere.