Indianapolis Colts Football

ROOKIE RECAP: WEEK 10

Posted by Kevin Bowen on November 9, 2012 – 10:21 am

With a plethora of rookie players on the Colts roster, each week Colts.com will take a look at how the first-year players performed.

Dwayne Allen, TE: Allen had two catches for 31 yards on Thursday evening, including an impressive 27-yard gain late in the third quarter. Allen once again was a critical part of the Colts pass protection.

Vick Ballard, RB: For the fifth straight game, Ballard started at running back and led both teams with 48 yards on 12 carries. Ballard also continued to help out in the receiving game with a pair of catches for 11 yards.

LaVon Brazill, RB: Brazill had one catch for 21 yards on the night after hauling in a slant route and showcasing his speed in gaining yards after the catch.

T.Y. Hilton, WR: Hilton was shut out in the receiving department on Thursday but still got his hands on the ball in other ways. He had a pair of reverses for a total of 30 yards and had one punt return for 12 yards.

Andrew Luck, QB: Luck etched his name in the club record book with his fifth rushing touchdown of the season, which is the most for any Colts quarterback in a single season. Luck was 18-of-27 for 227 yards on the evening.

Nate Palmer, WR: Palmer was active on Thursday evening and playing on special teams.

Bradley Sowell, OT: Sowell was used a lot on Thursday evening as an extra lineman lining up at tight end to help the rushing attack.

Rookie tight end Coby Fleener was inactive against the Titans.


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One Response to “ROOKIE RECAP: WEEK 10”

  1. By Matt Cramer on Nov 12, 2012 | Reply

    Play Nate Palmer MORE! Kids ready to play!

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