Colts put up '1-0' flag at Lucas Oil Stadium, remind everyone of '2014 AFC Finalist' banner
Some teams never learn
The Indianapolis Colts are one of this season's best underdog stories. Under new head coach Frank Reich, Andrew Luck became the least-sacked quarterback in the NFL and Marlon Mack had a resurgence, then they came out and beat the Texans on the road in a divisional rubber match in the playoffs. However, that doesn't mean that they're free from being clowned, and they painted a big old target on their jerseys with this one.
On Thursday, Lucas Oil Stadium tweeted a picture of a "1-0" flag waving outside of the stadium, wishing the Colts luck in the playoffs.
This is perfectly innocuous. The Colts made the playoffs in the last game of the season, and it's a nice reminder that the postseason is a clean slate. But suffice it to say that the Colts haven't exactly earned the benefit of the doubt when it comes to depressing memorabilia.banner that they hung after making it to the AFC Championship Game.
These banners, of course, have been used by them before, which might make it a little better. But, for arguments' sake: Does it?
The only difference is that the internet wasn't what it is now to demolish them for those banners too.
Flags obviously don't carry the same weight -- it's safe to say that we won't see a 1-1 flag if they lose to the Chiefs on Saturday -- but at this point you have to wonder if the Colts are doing this on purpose.
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