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Andrew Luck Wins Comeback Player Of The Year; Darius Leonard Wins Defensive Rookie Of The Year | 1070 the Fan

How much hardware did the Colts take home for the 2018 season from the NFL Honors show on Saturday night?

Colts' Andrew Luck completes comeback season with playoffs, award - Indianapolis Colts Blog- ESPN
The Colts quarterback, who battled a shoulder injury for three seasons, showed he's back and then some in 2018.

Andrew Luck beats out J.J. Watt for comeback player – ProFootballTalk
In any other year, Texans defensive end J.J. Watt would have won the league's comeback player of the year. But not this year. Andrew Luck returned after missing the 2017 season and threw 707 passes for 4,593 yards and 39 touchdowns, proving he's not close to being done.

Colts QB Andrew Luck wins NFL Comeback Player of the Year
Luck turned in one of the best seasons of his career, finishing second in the NFL with 39 touchdown passes and fifth in yards with 4,593 yards.

Andrew Luck On Comeback Player Of The Year Award: 'This Is Truly An Honor'
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck on Saturday was awarded the Associated Press' 2018 NFL Comeback Player of the Year award. What did Luck have to say up on the stage at the annual NFL Honors ceremony?

Andrew Luck leaves Atlanta a winner — and with the Super Bowl on his mind – The Athletic
This was supposed to be the season in which Luck simply proved he could play football again. The NFL's Comeback Player of the Year went well past that mark.

Colts linebacker Darius Leonard: From unknown to rookie of year - Indianapolis Colts Blog- ESPN
The second-round pick, mature beyond his years, shouldered a lot of responsibility as the leader of a young defense and led the league in tackles.

Darius Leonard Gives D-Line Props Upon Being Named Defensive Rookie Of The Year
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard on Saturday became the first Colts player in 33 years to be named the Associated Press' Defensive Rookie of the Year. What did

Andrew Luck (Comeback Player), Darius Leonard (Defensive Rookie) singled out of NFL | FOX59
ATLANTA, Ga. – The foreboding clouds of doubt were replaced by a stroll along the red carpet, girlfriend Nicole by his side. Uncertainty that reached incredible depths – Would he ever again play football at the highest level? – yielded to one of the NFL’s most inspiring individual awards.

Andrew Luck, Darius Leonard latest winners for rising Colts franchise
Colts keep stacking Ws: Comeback player of year (Luck), Defensive Rookie of Year (Leonard), top executive (Ballard) and coach (Reich).

Third Time Isn't The Charm For Edgerrin James, Hall Of Fame
Former great Indianapolis Colts running back Edgerrin James, a Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist for the third time, on Saturday was not among those selected for induction for the Class of 2019.

Edgerrin James come up short of 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame | CBS 4 - Indianapolis News, Weather, Traffic and Sports | WTTV
ATLANTA, Ga. – Maybe next year. Edgerrin James’ pursuit of a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame went a step further Saturday but fell short again when the Indianapolis Colts’ record-setting running back failed to garner enough support for inclusion in the Class of 2019.

Edgerrin James fails to make the 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame | FOX59
ATLANTA, Ga. – Maybe next year. Edgerrin James’ pursuit of a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame went a step further Saturday but fell short again when the Indianapolis Colts’ record-setting running back failed to garner enough support for inclusion in the Class of 2019.

Chris Ballard On Patriots-Colts: ‘We’ve Gotta Make It A Rivalry’
Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard last offseason famously said “the rivalry’s back on” with the New England Patriots. Ballard recently explained what needs to be done to accomplish that.

Late Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson, Atlanta’s native son, leaving a legacy that will last well past the Super Bowl – The Athletic
The 53 on the Super Bowl signs lining Atlanta means a lot more to Adam Jackson: It's the number his brother Edwin wore for the Colts before his untimely death one year ago.


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