The Indianapolis Colts (6-6) suffered a heavy loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (8-3) without crucial turnovers in Week 12 at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Even with the loss, the Colts still have a shot at making the playoffs as a wild card with five games to go. It’ll be a tough road to the playoffs, but they’re not out of it yet.
Here’s a look at where the Colts are in the AFC playoff image heading into Week 13:
The Baltimore Ravens took over the n ° 1 seed of the Titans of Tennessee after the latter lost against New England, which is now the number 2 seed of the AFC. The Kansas City Chiefs were on a bye as there are eight teams with records between 7-4 and 6-6, proving that the whole wildcard list is up for grabs.
The Colts are on the road looking for a season sweep against the Houston Texans, a team the former dominated 31-3 in Week 6. It’ll be a little different now with Tyrod Taylor back in. the mix but the Colts should take care of the business before heading to the Week 14 bye.
- TY Hilton’s story against the Texans. Spoiler: it’s good.
- A key advantage the Colts can have over the rest of the wild card teams down the home stretch.
- What the Colts need to do to take care of business against an inferior AFC opponent.
- Will Khari Willis return from the injured reserve list?
1. Baltimore Ravens (8-3)
2. New England Patriots (8-3)
3. Tennessee Titans (8-4)
4. Kansas City Chiefs (7-4)
5. Cincinnati Bengals (7-4)
6. Bison bills (7-4)
7. Los Angeles Chargers (6-5)
On the hunt
8. Las Vegas Raiders (6-5)
9. Denver Broncos (6-5)
10. Indianapolis Colts (6-6)
11. Pittsburgh Steelers (5-5-1)
12. Cleveland Browns (6-6)
|The week||Opponent||Dated||Time (ET)||Network||Results|
|1||Seahawks||September 12||1:00 p.m.||FOX||L, 28-16|
|2||Rams||September 19||1:00 p.m.||FOX||L, 27-24|
|3||@ Titans||September 26||1:00 p.m.||SCS||L, 25-16|
|4||@ Dolphins||October 3||1:00 p.m.||SCS||F, 27-17|
|5||@ Crows||October 11||8:15 p.m.||ESPN||L, 31-25 (HT)|
|6||Texans||17 october||1:00 p.m.||SCS||W, 31-3|
|7||@ 49ers||24 october||8:20 p.m.||CNB||F, 30-18|
|8||Titans||October 31||1:00 p.m.||SCS||L, 34-31|
|9||Jets||November 4 (TNF)||8:20 p.m.||NFLN||W, 45-30|
|ten||Jaguars||14 november||1:00 p.m.||SCS||F, 23-17|
|11||@ Invoices||21 November||1:00 p.m.||SCS||W, 41-15|
|12||Buccaneers||28 november||1:00 p.m.||FOX||L, 38-31|
|13||@ Texans||December 5||1:00 p.m.||SCS|
|15||Patriots||December 18||8:20 p.m. ET||NFLN|
|16||@ Cardinals||December 25th||8:15 p.m.||NFLN|
|17||Raiders||January 2||1:00 p.m.||SCS|
|18||@ Jaguars||January 9||1:00 p.m.||SCS|