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Colts OC Arians hospitalized, misses game

Colts OC Arians hospitalized, misses game

Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians was taken to a hospital Sunday with an undisclosed illness and will not be with the team for its wild-card playoff game against the Baltimore Ravens.
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  • Colts Insider: Despite playoffs, front office will be busy in o…

    Colts Insider: Despite playoffs, front office will be busy in offseason

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    It has been obvious throughout their incredible journey the Indianapolis Colts were an inspired, inspiring, resilient bunch.
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  • Offensive woes: Colts move ball, but just can't finish

    Offensive woes: Colts move ball, but just can't finish

    BALTIMORE -- No one does it much better inside the 20-yard line than the Baltimore defense, and the Ravens spent Sunday afternoon showing they are equally adept from the 30.
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  • Bob Kravitz's Report Card: Season comes to crashing end

    Bob Kravitz's Report Card: Season comes to crashing end

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    It's not how Colts fans wanted to end the season, as Sunday's AFC wild-card playoff loss to Baltimore exposed areas Indianapolis still needs to shore up, but a playoff appearance a year removed from the top overall pick in the NFL Draft is nothing to sn…
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  • Emotional Rescue: The Ravens parlayed Ray Lewis' final home pla…

    Emotional Rescue: The Ravens parlayed Ray Lewis' final home playoff…

    CNNSI.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Ravens parlayed Ray Lewis' final home playoff game into a 24-9 win over the Colts. Emotion will only take you so far in the playoffs and the hot Broncos await, says Don Banks.
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  • Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in B…

    Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rematch

    BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
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  • Bob Kravitz: The end of this Colts season is really just the st…

    Bob Kravitz: The end of this Colts season is really just the start

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    Magic, it appears, has an expiration date. After all the compelling, inspiring stories, after all the ridiculous fourth-quarter comebacks, after the greatest comeback of them all -- Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano's return after being diagnosed wi…
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  • Indianapolis Colts: Annotated boxscore and play-by-play

    Indianapolis Colts: Annotated boxscore and play-by-play

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    Here's an annotated boxscore and play-by-play from the Colts' loss at Baltimore on Sunday in the AFC playoffs. Click on highlighted items for analysis and commentary.
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  • Colts Anatomy of a Play: The Ravens' game-turning touchdown

    Colts Anatomy of a Play: The Ravens' game-turning touchdown

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    After a 52-yard field goal from Adam Vinatieri, the Colts trailed 10-6 at halftime. Indianapolis, despite struggling mightily on offense for much of the afternoon, remained within striking distance. But one play changed that. Here's a deeper look into h…
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  • Ray Lewis Lined Up One Last Time In Baltimore And Drooled All O…

    Ray Lewis Lined Up One Last Time In Baltimore And Drooled All Over Himself: Ravens-Colts In Four GIFs

    deadspin.com Jan 6, 2013
    Baltimore 24, Indianapolis 9: Ray Lewis was all over the broadcast, which is to be expected. It was his last game at M&T Bank Stadium and someone, somewhere decided that we all love Ray Lewis. He's clearly a divisive figure, however, and nothing typ…
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  • Key Ingredient: The Ravens fought tooth and nail before pulling…

    Key Ingredient: The Ravens fought tooth and nail before pulling a…

    CNNSI.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Ravens fought tooth and nail before pulling away in their 24-9 victory over the Colts. What changed in the second half? Anquan Boldin decided to come alive, says Chris Burke.
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  • Why did Colts lose? Phil B. takes a look

    Why did Colts lose? Phil B. takes a look

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Indianapolis Colts couldn't keep this inspiring ride going for another week Sunday because of two shortcomings that dogged them most of the season.
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  • Ravens, Flacco advance with 24-9 win over Colts

    Ravens, Flacco advance with 24-9 win over Colts

    It’s a good thing the Ravens had the emotional lift of Ray Lewis‘ last game in Baltimore. Because the game they played wasn’t as memorable, though it was good enough to buy the retiring linebacker another week. A sharper second half by quarterback J
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  • Adam Vinatieri’s miss takes Ray Rice off the hook after his sec…

    Adam Vinatieri’s miss takes Ray Rice off the hook after his second fumble

    yahoo.com Jan 6, 2013
    Ray Rice doesn't fumble the ball and Adam Vinatieri doesn't miss big field goals in the playoffs. So what the heck happened in the fourth quarter at Baltimore? First, Rice lost his second fumble of the game (although the first was given to the Colts whe…
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  • Anatomy of a Play: Ravens' 47-yard pass that set up TD before h…

    Anatomy of a Play: Ravens' 47-yard pass that set up TD before halftime

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    Here's a look at Ray Rice's 47-yard reception to the Colts' 2-yard line before halftime. On the next play, the Ravens ran for a touchdown, making the score 10-3.
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  • Chadiha: Divisional playoffs bring out the best

    Chadiha: Divisional playoffs bring out the best

    ESPN.com Jan 6, 2013
    What feats and surprises does the second round of the postseason have in store?
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  • Slow start for Ravens-Colts

    Slow start for Ravens-Colts

    profootballtalk.com Jan 6, 2013
    So far, the highlight has been Ray Lewis dancing, and some suspect geography by referee Mike Carey. The Colts and Ravens are still in a scoreless tie, each side offering up a fumble to staff progress. After Ravens running back Ray Rice put one on the gr…
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  • A few Colts fans sprayed with silly string before playoff showd…

    A few Colts fans sprayed with silly string before playoff showdown

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    BALTIMORE - A few harsh words were exchanged, and two Indianapolis Colts fans were sprayed with Silly String, but other than that those wearing blue and white didn't appear to encounter much trouble today before the AFC wild-card playoff game against th…
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  • Jah Reid, Joe Reitz headline Ravens, Colts inactive lists

    Jah Reid, Joe Reitz headline Ravens, Colts inactive lists

    yahoo.com Jan 6, 2013
    In what will be his final game in front of the home crowd at M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis is active and will start in Sunday's wild-card playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts. Lewis, who has not played since t…
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  • Chuck Pagano writes an amazing letter to the people of Indiana

    Chuck Pagano writes an amazing letter to the people of Indiana

    yahoo.com Jan 6, 2013
    There are several great stories surrounding the Indianapolis Colts -- their rebound to an 11-5 season after 2011's 2-14 campaign, the success of first-overall pick Andrew Luck, and the contributions from little-known players and undervalued rookies. But…
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  • Chuck Pagano: I underestimated how great Colts fans were

    Chuck Pagano: I underestimated how great Colts fans were

    profootballtalk.com Jan 6, 2013
    The remarkable story of Chuck Pagano’s first year as Colts head coach adds another chapter with Sunday’s game against the Ravens and the coach took a little time before the game to recognize the team’s fans. Pagano sent an open letter to the Indiana
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  • Sources: Dolphins to get 1 pick for Colts' Davis

    Sources: Dolphins to get 1 pick for Colts' Davis

    ESPN.com Jan 6, 2013
    The Indianapolis Colts wound up getting cornerback Vontae Davis from the Miami Dolphins at a discount.
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  • Countdown Live: Colts-Ravens

    Countdown Live: Colts-Ravens

    ESPN.com Jan 6, 2013
    Join our ESPN.com NFL experts as they break down the AFC wild-card game between the Indianapolis Colts and the Baltimore Ravens. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 1 p.m. ET. See you there. Countdown Live: Colts-Ravens
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  • Colts' season most fun, inspiring no matter what happens, says …

    Colts' season most fun, inspiring no matter what happens, says Bob Kravitz

    indystar.com Jan 6, 2013
    Whatever happens today in Baltimore, it's been an amazing football season to countenance. Whatever happens, even a Ravens blowout, this has been the most fun, inspiring, unlikely Indianapolis Colts season anybody around here can remember.
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  • Video - Luck, Pagano On Disappointing Loss 00:39

    Luck, Pagano On Disappointing Loss

    Jan 6
    Andrew Luck and coach Chuck Pagano talk about the Colts' disappointing loss to the Ravens.
  • Video - GameDay: Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens highlights 04:29

    GameDay: Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens highlights

    Jan 6
    Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin sets a new franchise record with 145 receiving yards and one touchdown, and future Hall of Famer Ray Lewis racks up 13 tackles as the Ravens defeat Andrew Luck and the Colts 24-9 in the AFC Wild Card Game.
  • Video - GameDay: Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens highlights 04:29

    GameDay: Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens highlights

    Jan 6
    Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin sets a new franchise record with 145 receiving yards and one touchdown, and future Hall of Famer Ray Lewis racks up 13 tackles as the Ravens defeat Andrew Luck and the Colts 24-9 in the AFC Wild Card Game.
  • Video - Colts postgame press conference 03:04

    Colts postgame press conference

    Jan 6
    Colts react following game with Ravens

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…

    Jan 6
    BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
  • NFL playoffs -- After mild-card round, NFC divisional round gets better

    Jan 6
    After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.
  • Chadiha: Divisional playoffs bring out the best

    Jan 6
    What feats and surprises does the second round of the postseason have in store?