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profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 3, 2012
There’s plenty to talk about during Monday’s Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network. Erik Kuselias, Mike Florio and Rodney Harrison will do their best to cover it all. They’ll hit on big road wins for the Steelers, Seahawks and Colts, unsettled quaUpvote Share Tweet
Colts continue playing until time runs outRobert Mathis was impressed but hardly in awe after being part of the Indianapolis Colts' dramatic comeback Sunday at Detroit.Upvote Share TweetBruce Arians was quick to share the Indianapolis Colts' latest success story with the man who put everything in place.Upvote Share TweetWhat I think they’re thinking at the headquarters of the Indianapolis Colts this evening… Boy, our quarterback is really something, isn’t he? As football players, we’re going to tell you there is no bigger position of leadership in sports. And theUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012The Lions have lost two more receivers for the season. Rookie Ryan Broyles is done for the year after tearing the ACL in his right knee during Sunday’s loss to the Colts. The injury came early in the game, leaving the Lions short on active wide receiverUpvote Share TweetMatt Ryan's slipped out of contention, and I’ll be hugely surprised if Peyton Manning, Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers doesn’t wind up NFL MVP. All year I’ve thought the idea of J.J. Watt, or any defensive player, winning the MVP award was beyond a longUpvote Share Tweet
Anatomy of a Play: Breaking down the Colts' game-winnerThe Colts engineered a stirring fourth-quarter comeback Sunday after trailing the Detroit Lions by 12 with eight minutes left. The win was capped by a walk-off touchdown pass from Andrew Luck to Donnie Avery.Upvote Share TweetNdamukong Suh maintains he's not a dirty player but his actions again have drawn the ire of another opposing player.Upvote Share Tweet
Colts Daily Links: With Andrew Luck pulling out victories, this season is 'crazy bro'Soaring through cyberspace in search of interesting stuff on the Indianapolis Colts.Upvote Share TweetThe statistical rundown of Andrew Luck's down-and-up day in the Colts' 35-33 win in Detroit, from ESPN Stats & Info: His eighth win sets the NFL record for wins by a rookie starting QB drafted No. 1 overall in the common draft era. Sam Bradford won …Upvote Share Tweet
Week 13 Splash Plays: NFC North players look great in tough lossesyahoo.com Dec 3, 2012Megatron being Megatron: We talked about the historical significance of Calvin Johnson's season yesterday, and here's the play of the day Megatron pulled off against the Indianapolis Colts. Sometimes, it just isn't fair -- especially when the Indianapol…Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Schwartz Ain't Even Maddeadspin.com Dec 3, 2012The Colts topped Detroit yesterday thanks to some last-second Andrew Luck magic, and it's the sort of ending one might expect could launch notoriously-volatile Lions coach Jim Schwartz into orbit. Not so, it seems, as Schwartz simply brushed it off with…Upvote Share Tweet
RTC: Late D created possibility for ColtsReading the coverage … Houston Texans This offense won’t cut it next week at New England, says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. More injuries forced the Texans into a lot of alternate scenarios, says McClain. The Texans' battered defense bouncedUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 3, 2012Peyton Manning, QB, Denver Broncos: When Peyton Manning signed a five-year, $96 million deal with the Denver Broncos in March, it was thought that the best-case scenario would be that Manning could take a team that sort of won an AFC West that nobody el…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Luck Continues To LeadDec 3Episode 229: Wendi Nix and Antonio Pierce discuss whether Andrew Luck can lead his team to the playoffs. Steve Young breaks down the expectations for Colin Kaepernick. The NFL32 crew discuss who should be the starting quarterback for the Jets.
Colts TE Coby Fleener: Andrew Luck should be in MVP conversationDec 3Indianapolis Colts tight end Coby Fleener joins "Around the League" to talk about the Colts' improbable comeback in Week 13, head coach Chuck Pagano and quarterback Andrew Luck as a candidate for MVP.
GameDay: Indianapolis Colts vs. Detroit Lions highlightsDec 3The most exciting game of Week 13 went on in Detroit as the Indianapolis Colts emerge victorious with a crazy last-second finish.
East Side -- Shorter NBA season unnecessaryDec 3Shorten the season? There's too much money in an 82-game season, and losing a few games does little to help anyone.
West Side - NBA schedule should be 78 gamesDec 3No reason to sit starters if NBA scales back regular season by four games.
Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…Dec 3On Sunday morning, I was talking to Joe Linta, the agent for the late Jovan Belcher, about the state of mind that might have made the Chiefs linebacker shoot his live-in girlfriend nine times with his own mother in the house and then, less than an hour …