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Colts News: Archaic offense holds Colts back in primetime loss

An aging quarterback with a play style that is quickly getting replaced and an inexperienced coach leave little room for error on the field.

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Archaic Offense Holds Colts Back In Primetime Loss
Here is what was learned from the Colts losing in primetime to the Steelers, 24-17:

Did Jeff Saturday mismanage the clock by not calling timeout? - ESPN Video
Domonique Foxworth, Dan Graziano, Marcus Spears and Mike Tannenbaum break down whether Jeff Saturday should have called a timeout after Matt Ryan's third-down scramble.

Jeff Saturday defends clock management at end of Colts' loss
Colts interim coach Jeff Saturday stood by his decisions in the final minutes of Monday night's loss, saying he didn't take a timeout until 30 seconds remained because he "didn't feel like time was really of the essence at that moment."

Colts' Jelani Woods opens up on Virginia teams, shooting victims
Colts' tight end Jelani Woods was close to the 3 University of Virginia football players who were killed and played with them in mind Monday

Steelers hang on to beat Colts 24-17 on MNF | Fox 59
INDIANAPOLIS – The Steelers continued their dominance over the Colts winning 24-17 at Lucas Oil Stadium on Monday night. Pittsburgh’s now won eight straight against the Colts, who haven’t won a game in the series since interim head coach Jeff Saturday was a player in 2008. It was a first half to forget for the […]

Colts fumble away close loss against Steelers | Colts |
Nearly all the Colts' flaws were on display in prime time Monday night during a 24-17 loss against the Steelers.


Kravitz: Colts flop in prime time as late drive devolves into amateur hour for Jeff Saturday - The Athletic
After their ugly performance vs. Pittsburgh, it may be another seven years before Jim Irsay's Colts host another Monday Night Football game.

Colts rookie TE Jelani Woods honors slain Virginia football players - The Athletic
Woods had a career night in Monday's loss to the Steelers but it was with a heavy heart.

Colts’ Monday night loss to Steelers: ‘Like a movie that just keeps repeating’ - The Athletic
Familiar mistakes doom Indy once again as any glimmer of playoff hopes may have died on a national stage.

Colts vs. Steelers: Familiar formula dooms Indianapolis Colts
A slow start and turnovers result in another loss for the Colts

Colts vs. Steelers: Why Jeff Saturday didn't call timeouts in final minute
The Colts had a plan all game to try to win with Jonathan Taylor in a tempo situation. It just didn't work when it had to work.

Colts vs. Steelers: Boos, simple offense, loss on Monday Night Football
From Frank Reich to Jeff Saturday, Sam Ehlinger to Matt Ryan, even Marcus Brady to Parks Frazier, the Colts are who we thought they were: Not good.

Colts: 10 thoughts on a 24-17 loss to the Steelers
The Colts lost 24-17 to the Steelers on Monday Night Football. Insider Nate Atkins has 10 thoughts on how it happened and what it means.