The Indianapolis Colts will join the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Massachusetts Sunday afternoon for a battle of 6-3 teams. The Colts may be without All-Pro quarterback Peyton Manning now, but No. 1 overall pick Andrew Luck has Indianapolis competing hard for a playoff berth in his rookie campaign.
What was perhaps the greatest rivalry of the past decade will start a new chapter Sunday as Luck faces off with Tom Brady for the first time. The game may have two big-name quarterbacks going at it, but Patriots vs. Colts has more to it than Brady vs. Luck.
Here are 10 of the biggest keys to the game from a New England standpoint.