Colvin On Patriots-Colts: Teams Very Similar, But ‘Could Be A Lopsided Victory’

November 14, 2014 2:51 PM
Colvin On Patriots-Colts: Teams Very Similar, But ‘Could Be A Lopsided Victory’
" BOSTON (CBS) - Former Patriots linebacker and Indianapolis native Rosevelt Colvin called 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich show Friday morning to preview Sunday night’s Patriots-Colts matchup.

While Andrew Luck is prone to the big interception or two, Colvin said the people of Indy are just “elated” to have gone from Peyton Manning to Andrew Luck (minus that one year in between from Dan Orlovsky, of course).

The Colts possess one of, if not the best offense in the league, and they play really well at home. On offense Indianapolis obviously has Luck, but also a handful of other playmakers that can give any defense problems.

Colvin talked about how the Patriots defense can defend Indy.

“The big luxury the Patriots have this year on defense is they have legitimately three to four, maybe five guys that can line up one-on-one in man coverage against a team. That was the big difference and the reason why they were able to dominate the Broncos the way they did,” said Colvin. “When it comes to the Colts I don’t think T.Y. Hilton is at that level yet "

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