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Marlon Mack Racks Up Career Day In Colts’ OT Loss To Chargers
Indianapolis Colts running back Marlon Mack ran for a career-high 174 yards in the team's Week 1 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday.

Colts defense failed to live up to own identity in season-opening dud
Plagued by missed tackles and "one-man breakdowns," Indianapolis struggled against the run and struggled to limit yards after the catch.

Chargers 30, Colts 24 OT: Nothing special in opening loss | FOX59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – What caught our eye from the Indianapolis Colts’ season-opening 30-24 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson.

In one afternoon, Frank Reich’s Colts prove they’ll be just fine without Andrew Luck – The Athletic
The Week 1 gaffes won’t last. The players echoed that in the locker room after the game: This team’s too good to beat itself.

Jacoby Brissett passes his first test, putting the Colts closer to finding their long-term franchise quarterback – The Athletic
All of the questions that naturally arise when backup quarterbacks take the reins were addressed by Brissett in this game.

Colts: Brissett made it impossible to blame Andrew Luck for loss
On Sunday, Jacoby Brissett rendered the "Colts miss Andrew Luck" argument moot. At least for this week.

5 Things Learned: Colts Show Effort, Fall In Overtime To Chargers | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy's SportsCenter
The Colts dropped their regular season opener on Sunday, 30-24, in Los Angeles. What was learned from the crushing road overtime loss to the Chargers?

Missed tackles, missed kicks cost Colts in 30-24 loss to Chargers
The Colts defense couldn't stop the Chargers in overtime

Adam Vinatieri's worst day in years dooms Colts in OT loss to Chargers
“This loss is 100 percent on me,” Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri said after missing three kicks - two FG's, one PAT - in 30-24 overtime loss to Chargers.

Kravitz: The question must be asked — Is this the beginning of the end for Adam Vinatieri? – The Athletic
He’s the GOAT, right? Except on this rare day in Southern Californa, he was the lower-case goat.

Colts’ Adam Vinatieri: I had a lousy game | FOX59
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – There were no excuses. “I had a lousy game,’’ Adam Vinatieri said. “I sucked.’’ The NFL’s oldest player at 46 is in his 24th season and stepped on the field for his 386th game, including the postseason, Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers.

Vinatieri's 'lousy' day costs Colts, Brissett victory
A horrific kicking performance by Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri took away what should have been a Week 1 victory for Jacoby Brissett as the replacement for Andrew Luck at quarterback.

Miscues At All Three Levels Cost Colts in Season Opener
The Indianapolis Colts had a few untimely miscues spread out over their offense, defense and special teams on Sunday, and the Los Angeles Chargers cashed in time and time again in Indy’s season-opening overtime loss.

By The Numbers: Chargers 30, Colts 24 (OT)
Check out a list of stats and notes from the Indianapolis Colts’ 2019 Week 1 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers at Dignity Health Sports Park.