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Super Bowl champs end 2-game road skid with 2nd straight win

Nov. 29, 2021 19:23 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — So much for the notion that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were beginning to show some signs of vulnerability. The defending Super Bowl champions not only have won two games in a row to improve the NFC’s third-best record to 8-3, they are confident...

Pass-heavy approach proves costly in Colts' latest loss

Nov. 29, 2021 18:00 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis coach Frank Reich insists he's a run-first guy. It was hard to tell Sunday — and the Colts paid a hefty price for breaking with that identity. Carson Wentz was picked off twice and lost a fumble on a strip-sack as...

Analysis: The pass seduces even the NFL's best run teams

Nov. 29, 2021 02:29 AM EST

Throwing the football in the NFL is so alluring it can seduce even the best run teams. The Indianapolis Colts forgot they have Jonathan Taylor after relying on Carson Wentz’s arm to build a 10-point halftime lead against the defending Super Bowl champion Buccaneers. ...

Colts miscues prove costly as Bucs rally for 38-31 win

Nov. 28, 2021 19:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich knew immediately what the problem was Sunday. So did quarterback Carson Wentz. Five turnovers, four in the second half, and abandoning their run-first approach proved too much to overcome...

The Latest: Dalvin Cook out for game with shoulder injury

Nov. 28, 2021 19:10 PM EST

The Latest from Week 12 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:10 p.m. Minnesota Vikings running Dalvin Cook has been taken off the field on a cart after injuring his shoulder in the third quarter against the San Francisco 49ers. He...

Fournette scores 4 TDs, Brady rallies Bucs past Indy 38-31

Nov. 28, 2021 18:11 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tom Brady came to Indianapolis in a new uniform. He followed the same old script — turning mistakes into points and leading his team on another decisive last-minute scoring drive. This time, Leonard Fournette broke the tie with...

Brady leads Bucs bunch back to Indy for another big game

Nov. 26, 2021 13:53 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tom Brady's NFL legacy runs right through Indianapolis. His beat the Colts in his first career start in 2001. Nine years later, he matched Brett Favre's NFL record for consecutive home wins (25) with a victory over Indy,. He even threw his 500th TD...

Indy hoping for better results as Brady brings Bucs to town

Nov. 24, 2021 14:43 PM EST

TAMPA BAY (7-3) at INDIANAPOLIS (6-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Tampa Bay by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Tampa Bay 4-6; Indianapolis 7-4. SERIES RECORD: Colts lead 8-6....

Analysis: Some teams just needed more time to bloom

Nov. 22, 2021 03:54 AM EST

Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs are back in a familiar spot. Same for Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots. The Chiefs and Patriots have surged to first place in their respective divisions with monthlong winning streaks. The Colts, 49ers and Eagles have...

Bottom falls out for Bills in bumbling 41-15 loss to Colts

Nov. 21, 2021 20:11 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — In most any other game, the low point for the Bills would've been Isaiah McKenzie stumbling untouched at the Buffalo 13 and losing the football to set up Jonathan Taylor's 2-yard touchdown to put the Colts up by 17 near the end of the second quarter. ...