Colts show mettle, maturity in victory

Lessons from 'Chuckstrong' experience have carried over to this season for Indy

Originally Published: January 4, 2014
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- When the final seconds were ticking away, as Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck glanced behind him to find running back Donald Brown grinning as the offense prepared to kneel in victory formation, it was apparent how much the Colts had grown up. This wasn't merely about a miraculous comeback in one of the wildest playoff games in recent memory. It was about a team taking the next step in a journey that started last season, with an ailing coach and a legend in the franchise's ...

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