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The Colts are the 10th team of the Super Bowl era to start 10-0. What happened to the previous nine?

Updated: December 7, 2005, 3:31 PM ET
By Jeff Merron | Page 2

When the Colts won their 10th straight game Nov. 20, they became only the 10th team in the Super Bowl era -- that's 40 years -- to achieve that distinction.

Five of the previous nine teams won the Super Bowl: the 1972 Dolphins, the 1985 Bears, the 1990 Giants, the 1991 Redskins and the 1998 Broncos.

Among those teams, only the 1972 Dolphins finished the regular season undefeated, going 14-0. No other team has matched that mark; the 1998 Broncos opened with 13 straight wins before finishing ...

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