1. The 5 Stages of Fantasy Football Grief

    It’s that time of year again, folks. Time for millions of fantasy football players to hang their heads in shame and finally accept that they’re not winning their league’s ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about 8 months ago 1,422 reads 5 comments

  2. Broncos vs. Colts: 7 Eerie Moments Colts Fans Need to Prepare For

    Seventeen months may have passed since the Indianapolis Colts released quarterback Peyton Manning , but for most fans in "Naptown," the wound is still fresh. Not that anyone should feel sorry for folks in the Hoosier state, of course...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about 10 months ago 4,906 reads 24 comments

  3. 10 Players Secretly Dreading the 2013 NFL Season

    Don’t let the fact they get paid millions of dollars to play a game for a living fool you: Being a professional athlete is an extremely relative experience, and how satisfied ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about 1 year ago 312 reads 0 comments

  4. 6 NFL Conspiracies That Are Probably Happening Right Now (Without Us Knowing)

    The drama surrounding NFL football never ceases to amaze, partially because you’d never expect a kids’ game could be taken this seriously in the first place, but also ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 1 year ago 3,581 reads 1 comments

  5. Saying Farewell (And Good Riddance) to the Pathetic Indianapolis Colts Defense

    For Colts fans, last Sunday’s total defensive breakdown at the hands of the New York Jets was an all-too-familiar scene...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about almost 2 years ago 2,194 reads 7 comments

  6. 10 Signs You're Taking Fantasy Football Way Too Seriously

    There are two kinds of people in this world: Those who realize fantasy football is just a game and those who don’t...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about almost 2 years ago 8,369 reads 3 comments

  7. The 10 Best Rivalries in Sports (That Never Happened)

    He may not have realized it at the time, but when Kobe Bryant decided it might be a good idea to go ahead and call out the greatest team in the history of sports last month, ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about almost 2 years ago 2,155 reads 0 comments

  8. 7 Insanely Ambitious Goals Andrew Luck Must Meet to Equal Peyton Manning

    Indianapolis Colts fans better hope Andrew Luck doesn’t follow the NBA too closely, because if the 22-year-old rookie quarterback has any idea what LeBron James went through ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about 2 years ago 2,260 reads 2 comments

  9. 2012 NFL Season: 10 Controversies Just Waiting to Happen

    No NFL season would be complete without some good old-fashioned, he said-he said drama, and even months before it begins, the 2012 version is already poised to continue that tradition this fall...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about 2 years ago 3,642 reads 4 comments

  10. 20 Ways Andrew Luck Can Warm Up to Indianapolis Colts Fans

    It’s hard to imagine a city welcoming a professional athlete more enthusiastically than Indianapolis has already embraced Andrew Luck...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 643 reads 2 comments

  11. Indianapolis Colts: A Fan's Guide to Surviving Life Without Peyton Manning

    When a superstar athlete leaves a franchises he has a history with, it’s a lot like going through a divorce...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,584 reads 0 comments

  12. Peyton Manning: Free-Agent QB Faces Biggest Decision Since 'The Decision'

    Rarely are professional athletes totally in control of their destinies. Only elite talent have the luxury of being welcomed into any franchise that will have them in the first place, ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  13. Indianapolis Colts 2012 Mock Draft: Projecting Each Pick

    Perhaps no team’s selections will be more heavily anticipated in this year’s NFL Draft than the Indianapolis Colts' , who hold the No. 1 pick and are currently in the midst of a total team overhaul...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 2,456 reads 11 comments

  14. NFL Draft 2012: Does Andrew Luck Want to Become an Indianapolis Colt?

    Obviously Andrew Luck would like to become this year’s No. 1 NFL draft pick. Who in their right mind wouldn’t? Instant fame. Enormous wealth. A lifetime’s worth of bragging rights...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,448 reads 8 comments

  15. Election 2012: If Super Bowl XLVI Were Decided by the Fans

    If there are two things Americans love, they're football and voting. Well it’s election year, it’s primary season and guess what? It’s also time for the Super ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  16. The Case for Peyton Manning as Next Indianapolis Colts Coach

    Is it possible the solution to all the Colts ’ current problems has been hiding right under their noses this entire time? It might not make sense at first, it’s never ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,678 reads 3 comments

  17. Fantasy Football 2011: A Guide to How You Ruined Your Fantasy Football Season

    Sometimes in life you just can’t win, even when you’re supposed to. Just ask the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles were supposed to be a championship contender this season...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,315 reads 4 comments

  18. Colts vs. Jaguars: 5 Things We Learned from Indianapolis' 19-13 Loss

    Take a deep breath, Colts fans: The 2011 season is finally over, and it’s officially time to move on. No more double-digit losing streaks. No more moral victories. No more Curtis Painter...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 2,376 reads 2 comments

  19. Colts vs. Jaguars: How One Game Will Shape the Future of Indianapolis

    It’s hard to imagine a scenario where a three-game winning streak to close out the regular season is considered a bad thing but here we are, three days away from the finale ...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,645 reads 4 comments

  20. Texans vs. Colts: 5 Things We Learned from Indianapolis' 19-16 Win

    Before this season started, a Week 16 matchup between the Colts and the Texans seemed like a dream come true...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,155 reads 0 comments

  21. Aaron Rodgers and the 10 Superstars Who'll Decide the NFL Playoffs

    The NFL has the wildest postseason in American sports, and it’s all due to one unique feature—you only have to beat your opponents once...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 5,778 reads 15 comments

  22. Titans vs. Colts: 5 Things We Learned from Indianapolis' 27-13 Win

    Pop those champagne bottles, Colts fans. For the next three days, your team is a winner, and no one can tell you any different...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 2,513 reads 4 comments

  23. Colts vs. Ravens: 5 Things We Learned from Indianapolis' 24-10 Loss

    Here’s a news flash for anyone that just started following the NFL this week: the Indianapolis Colts (0-13) are one horrible football team...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 952 reads 1 comments

  24. Peyton Manning: 6 Changes in His Performance We Should Expect When He Returns

    Up until this past September, praise had been showered on Peyton Manning ’s career so often analysts were running out of adjectives to describe him. What a difference three months makes...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,508 reads 2 comments

  25. Colts vs. Patriots: 5 Things We Learned from Indy's 31-24 Loss

    Usually the most anticipated matchup of the regular season, this year’s installment of the most storied rivalry in the modern NFL was a chapter we probably won’t be revisiting anytime soon...

    Russell Puntenney Written by Russell Puntenney about over 2 years ago 1,685 reads 3 comments