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Welcome back to Colts NFL Gameday, Colts fans!     :)   Our AFC North Division Champions and 9-5  Indianapolis Colts will try to both win their tenth regular season game in 2013, and solidify a home game in the upcoming playoffs, as they are at the Kansas City, Missouri, area to play the greatly improved and 11-3 Chiefs. Chiefs are  the NFL team with the most season improvement in wins, winning only two in all of 2012.

 

Cloudy skies at 22 degrees, with a wind chill of 9 degrees is the game forecast inside Arrowhead Stadium at the Harry S. Truman Sports Complex at Independence, Missouri, along with  77% humidity, 0% precipitation, and north/northwest winds at 14 miles per hour, for the  1:05 Eastern Standard Time kickoff.

 

NO injuries, and wish both the Colts and Chiefs players play safely as they compete on the cold elements on the playing field.

 

Stay Colts Strong, and also wish the Colts to over come the very noisy fan environment, and the cold, throughout this afternoon's game. We hope Coach Chuck Pagano and his Colts coaching staff, and Andrew Luck and his Colts teammates can pull the upset today in KC,

 

I also want to state to everyone here on the Official Colts Strong Fan Forum to all the registered users, and fellow members and moderators, Merry Christmas, Seasons Greetings, and Happy Holidays, to all your family, friends and loved ones on this holiday season!    GO COLTS!!!!!     :coltslogo:  :1colts:  :colts:  :coltshelmet:  :blueshoe:  :coltshorse:  :coltsfb:  :coltslogo:   :D

 

 

Complete Colts @ Chiefs Week 16 NFL Game Day Preview, and NFL On CBS TV Distribution Map In Red:

 

http://prod.static.colts.clubs.nfl.com/assets/docs/gamereleases/2013/gamerelease-reg16.pdf

 

http://506sports.com/

 

Colts @ Chiefs Live NFL Game Centers:

 

http://www.colts.com/team/game/2013/regular16

 

http://www.nfl.com/gamecenter/2013122205/2013/REG16/colts@chiefs

 

 

Colts @ Chiefs Pre Game Injury Reports

 

http://www.colts.com/team/injury-report.html

 

http://www.kcchiefs.com/team/injury-report.html

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Must win the turnover margin to get a W today,.

Agree 100% here.  Big key to the game.

45 mins until game time.  Nice and warm here in the northeast.  Hopefully we get

a good performance in the cold.  It may be a tune-up for the playoffs!

 

Go COLTS!  All day, every day!

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WTH Samson Satele ??????????  

 

He got OWNED on that FB run!

 

Coaches need to be FIRED for putting him back in there!

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