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Colts: Darius Leonard feared for career after concussion lingered
"I started thinking, ‘Wait a minute. I got a wife and kid. I’ve had a headache for three weeks now. Do I keep playing? Will I ever be the same?'"

With Concussion Behind Him, Darius Leonard Excited To Return For Colts
After spending three weeks in the league’s concussion protocol, Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard was finally able to get rid of the headaches to be cleared during the bye week. Now the All-Pro hopes to make his return Sunday in the team’s divi

While out, Darius Leonard watched Colts games at home in uniform - Indianapolis Colts Blog- ESPN
A head injury kept All-Pro linebacker Darius Leonard out for three weeks, and to support his teammates, he took some superstitious steps.

Colts Monday Notebook: Superstitious Darius Leonard Ready To Return | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
The Colts returned to work on Monday. What did we learn from the Colts having a rare Monday practice?

‘Will I ever be the same?’ Colts linebacker Darius Leonard reveals details of his scary concussion – The Athletic
"I’ve had a headache for three weeks," Leonard said. "Do I keep playing? You have those thoughts in the back of your head.”

Colts injury update: Darius Leonard clears protocol, Malik Hooker nears return
The bye week did the Colts walking wounded a world of good.

Why Colts have been NFL's best offense on fourth downs
A year ago, a failed fourth-down call against the Houston Texans became one of the Colts' defining moments. This year, Indianapolis has been perfect.

Colts Offensive Line Continuity Unmatched In 2019 | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
Through the first 6 weeks of the 2019 regular season, the Colts offensive line has done something no other unit in the league has accomplished. What is it?

Don’t look now, but Colts’ offensive line building impressive streak | CBS 4 - Indianapolis News, Weather, Traffic and Sports | WTTV
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – It’s tantamount to talking about a pitcher’s no-hit bid in the eighth inning, while it’s still very much in progress. You’re not supposed to jinx the guy. So before diving into today’s topic, let’s ask Anthony Castonzo if he’s superstitious.

Matt Eberflus Says Colts Will Vary Man Coverage Moving Forward | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
What did Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus have to say on Tuesday about his defensive game plan moving forward?

Colts Face Important AFC South Tilt With Texans In Week Seven | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
Heading into Week 7, the Colts have a very important divisional matchup against the Texans. What’s at stake for the Colts in this meeting?

Can Colts' Marlon Mack maintain his carries for a full season?
Mack has carried the ball 101 times in five games, a 323-carry pace over 16 games that would be the most for any Colts' back since Edgerrin James.

Kravitz: Former NFL referee sounds off about officiating foolishness – The Athletic
Mark Baltz officiated for many years and in many games, but he has no idea what constitutes a pass interference penalty these days.

Perfect 4th Down Success Rate Comes From Ample Colts Vetting | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
Through the first 6 weeks of the season, no team in the NFL has had a better success rate on 4th down than the Colts. What goes into the perfect rate on 4th down?

Looking at the top five Colts-Texans moments ahead of Sunday's NFL game
T.Y. Hilton, Jacoby Brissett and Andrew Luck have all taken part in some memorable wins, and losses, against the Houston Texans.

Colts Quick Scouting Report: Week 7 Vs. Houston Texans
The Indianapolis Colts and Houston Texans square off in a huge AFC South battle with early playoff implications this Sunday. Both teams are coming off of victories against the Kansas City Chiefs in their most recent games, setting up a compelling Week 7 m

Colts Release Week 7 Unofficial Depth Chart For Texans Matchup
What does the Indianapolis Colts unofficial depth chart look like for this Sunday's 2019 Week 7 matchup against the Houston Texans? We take a position-by-position look heading into the contest.

Headaches gone, so Colts’ Darius Leonard eager to return vs. Texans | FOX59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The headaches wouldn’t subside. One week turned into two, then three. Darius Leonard thought he was on the verge of getting over a concussion sustained in the Indianapolis Colts’ week 2 win at Tennessee – blame an early collision with Titans running back Derrick Henry, …