Here’s Tuesday’s Reading the Coverage:
Mike Chappell of the Indy Star writes about how quarterback Andrew Luck really doesn’t slide when he takes off running with the ball. It’s more like a roll to the ground."It was sneaky," backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck said through a wry smile. "It wasn't really a slide and it wasn't really a dive. I thought he was trying to get away with the barrel-roll. I think he was trying to score. (If) nobody tags him down, he gets back up and runs. Watch the film. Genius."
Kevin Bowen of Colts.com highlights the roster moves the team made in his daily notebook. The Colts have to cut four more players to get down to the league-mandated 75 players by 4 p.m. EST on Tuesday.
George Bremer of the Anderson (Indiana) Herald Bulletin believes the Colts will be fine on offense despite struggling against the New Orleans Saints over weekend.
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Luck joined the defense with subpar play against the Saints