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Indianapolis Colts: 5 Reasons Why the Colts Will Lose to the Ravens
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These guys fell off something, but it ain't the Colts bandwagon.

I am a fan of the Indianapolis Colts, and I am not enjoying making this prediction.  I thoroughly enjoyed watching the Colts reload and serve notice on their NFL competition that the organization is more than just a one Manning show.

I want the Colts to beat the Baltimore Ravens and take their chaotic show on the road one more week.  I want the Colts to wipe the smirk off Ray Lewis’ face.  I want my nice comfy seat on the Indianapolis Colts' bandwagon.

But I’m afraid I am going to have to bail. 

I tried to hang on, buoyed by the persistent claim that the Colts have momentum and the Ravens do not. But it doesn’t matter; a team’s performance at the end of the regular season has very little effect on their playoff success. 

The Colts’ thumping of the slumping Texans filled the room with fresh hope that these Colts are for real. They are, or more precisely, they will be. 

On Sunday, the favorable winds that have propelled the Colts sails all season will change directions.  The Colts’ inspiring season comes to end in Baltimore.

Here's why.

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