foshman Rates the Indianapolis Colts





Indianapolis Colts

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Sports:
Football
League:
National Football League
Venue:
Location:
Indianapolis, IN United States
Conference:
American Football Conference

Season Outlook Analysis

Offense
Position
Quarterbacks
A+
Luck is an all time great quarterback talent.
Running Backs
B-
There's some depth here and Tom Rathman always gets his backs to over produce.
Protection & Blocking
B+
The team finally invested in their offensive line last season with splendid results.
Receiving
B
TY Hilton is the only proven star but Paris Campbell and Deon Cain look like future producers.
Skills
Speed
A-
Production
B+
Big Play Ability
A-
Consistency
B+
Red Zone Success
A-
Skills Analysis Notes
There are few weaknesses across the Colts offense other than a lack of depth at offensive line.
Defense
Position
Defensive Line
B
Plenty of depth and veteran free agents.
Linebackers
B
Indy has invested multiple early round selections here in recent years.
Defensive Backs
B+
Another deep unit with some talented veterans.
Skills
Passing Game Defense
B
Stopping the Run
B-
Controlling Field Position
B-
Stopping The Big Play
C+
Causing Turnovers
B
Skills Analysis Notes
Lots of depth, speed, and youth. Expect some hiccups but a lot of great plays as well.
Special Teams and Coaching
Special Teams
Place Kicking
B+
Punting
B-
Kickoff/Punt Returning
B+
Kickoff/Punt Coverage
B+
Overall Unit Analysis
Defensive depth usually equals good coverage teams.
Coaching
Effectiveness
B+
Preparedness
A-
Decision Making
A-
Overall Coaching / School Analysis
Frank Reich and his staff have done an amazing job.
Overall Team
Overall Team Grade
A
Analysis
They are missing a difference maker along the defensive line and in the secondary but otherwise this is a great team.
Last season, did the team
meet your expectations?
Met My Expections
Expected Wins
12
Expectations/ Outlook
I expect the Colts to be among the best teams in the league.