For many teams, division titles are the measure of success.
But for the Colts, that’s not as much of a challenge as for others.
Running away from the Titans, Jaguars and Texans shouldn’t be much of a challenge, leaving the Colts to look for higher marks.
Last year’s playoff win was a huge step for quarterback Andrew Luck, but it also creates more pressure for them to continue to progress to be one of the AFC’s top teams.
That makes their coming into the eighth slot in our Preseason Power Rankings feel right, since they’re good but they have plenty of work to do. You can read the full preview by clicking right here.
They’ll miss defensive leader Robert Mathis for the first month after his PED suspension, but as long as Luck is playing pitch-and-catch with a deep group of targets, they’re going to have a chance to score with anyone.
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