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Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Texans, Week 18
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down a handful of game-changing plays in the Colts' 23-19 loss to the Texans, including Gardner Minshew II's incompletion to Tyler Goodson and three missed opportunities on defense. The guys also look at how Jonathan Taylor left a strong final impression, even in Saturday night's loss.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Raiders, Week 17
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down how the Colts beat the Raiders to earn a win-and-in game against the Houston Texans in Week 18. The guys look at two big passing plays in the first half and the impact of Michael Pittman Jr.'s return and also examine how Gus Bradley pieced together a depleted Colts' secondary and how Shane Steichen's culture brought Indy to the brink of a playoff appearance.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Falcons, Week 16
JJ Stankevitz breaks down the Colts' 29-10 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, from what went wrong on both sides of the ball in Week 16 to how the Colts digested the defeat in the postgame locker room. JJ also looks at where Sunday's results leave the Colts in the race for the AFC South and AFC playoff picture.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Steelers, Week 15
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts 30-13 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers and why it was one of Shane Steichen's best-coached games of the season. The guys analyze what went right for the Colts' run game, even without Zack Moss, and Bill lends his perspective on how D.J. Montgomery bounced back to come up with a key touchdown. The crew also looks at what Saturday's win means in the AFC playoff picture and what it can do for the Colts moving forward into December.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Bengals, Week 14
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 34-14 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, looking at their concerns about the run game to how Cincinnati's screen game had an impact on the entire afternoon. The guys also look at the updated AFC playoff picture and where the Colts stand after a wild Week 14.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Titans, Week 13
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks dive into the Colts' chaotic 31-28 overtime win over the Tennessee Titans and what it means for the AFC playoff picture after Week 13. The guys also examine what it means that the Colts are buying into Shane Steichen's message in games like this, and take a long look at how special teams, defense and offense all made significant impacts on Sunday's win.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Buccaneers, Week 12
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 27-20 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and look at where it leaves Indianapolis in the AFC playoff picture. The guys also take a deep dive into two critical fourth down plays, examine what went right for the Colts' run game against a strong Bucs defense and look at the impact DeForest Buckner and Ronnie Harrison made on Sunday's game.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Patriots in Germany, Week 10
Casey Vallier and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 10-6 victory over New England in Frankfurt, highlighted by the defense holding the Patriots to 6 points and Dayo Odeyingbo logging a career-high 3 sacks. Lastly, they talk about winning the turnover battle, the importance of getting a win heading into the bye and improving the Colts record to 5-5.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Panthers, Week 9
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 27-13 win over the Carolina Panthers, highlighted by Kenny Moore II's record-setting day and what the guys saw out of the defense, from DeForest Buckner to Segun Olubi to Darrell Baker Jr. And lastly, the guys examine the Colts' offensive gameplan and how it tied into what the team was doing on defense.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Browns, Week 7
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 39-38 loss to the Cleveland Browns, including what happened on the team's four turnovers, how Shane Steichen's scheme helped the Colts break down a dominant Cleveland defense and if the referees are to blame for Sunday's defeat.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Jaguars, Week 6
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 37-20 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, from Gardner Minshew's four turnovers to how the Jaguars' defense played the Colts' offense. The guys also look at Jonathan Taylor's increased workload and a couple of firsts for two Colts rookies.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Titans, Week 5
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 23-16 win over the Tennessee Titans and what it shows about Shane Steichen and the toughness Indianapolis is showing this season. The guys also dive into Zack Moss' career day, Anthony Richardson's injury and Jonathan Taylor's season debut.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Rams, Week 4
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 29-23 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Rams, including what they saw from Anthony Richardson in the second half, the game-ending touchdown to Puka Nacua and how Sunday's game reflects well on the culture Shane Steichen is implementing in Indianapolis.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Texans, Week 2
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 31-20 win over the Houston Texans in Week 2 and Shane Steichen's first victory as head coach. The guys dive into Anthony Richardson's exit from the game with a concussion, what Gardner Minshew brought to the team and a few things to monitor on defense from Sunday's trip to Texas.
Instant Reaction: Colts vs. Bears, Preseason Week 2
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down why Shane Steichen didn't play Anthony Richardson and the Colts' starters, and the guys look at what they saw from Gardner Minshew, Josh Downs, James Washington and the cornerbacks on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Cowboys, Week 13
JJ Stankevitz and Bill Brooks break down the ins and outs of the Colts' loss to the Cowboys on this weekend's edition of Instant Reaction. The guys discuss the multiple turnovers on offense, Alec Pierce's emergence in the offense, and the much needed upcoming bye week.
Instant Reaction: Colts at Patriots, Week 9
Colts.com writer JJ Stankevitz and Ring of Honor wide receiver Bill Brooks break down the Colts' 26-3 loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday at Gillette Stadium, from why Sam Ehlinger was sacked nine times to how the team needs to respond to a disappointing loss.