Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Indianapolis Colts are a famous American professional football team. Being a member of the American Football Conference (AFC) South division, the team competes in the National Football League (NFL). The team was founded in 1953 in Baltimore, and their first-year head coach was Keith Molesworth. The team achieved its first winning record in 1957 season after a long struggle.
Lucas Oil Stadium is their current home field since the 2008 season. Previously from 1984 to 2007, the coats played at the RCA Dome for the two decades. Additionally, they have been the host team for National Football League Scouting Combine since 1987. In 1958, under the leadership of quarterback Johnny Unitas and head coach Weeb Ewbank the club recorded a significant performance and for the first time, they qualified for the NFL Championship game after winning the NFL Western Conference title.
In 1958 NFL Championship Game, the Colts faced New York Giants which was considered the greatest contest in the history of professional football. They defeated the Giants being the first game in history to utilize the overtime rule. 45 million fans witnessed the game.
Everything you need to know more about Indianapolis Colts football
Indianapolis Colts established January 23, 1953
Colts first season: 1953
Play in Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Headquartered in the Indianapolis Colts, Football Training Center, Indianapolis, Indiana
Team colors: Royal blue, white
Owner: Jim Irsay
CEO: Jim Irsay
General manager: Chris Ballard
Head coach: Frank Reich
Official website: Colts.com
How many times have the Colts been to the Super bowl?
In February 5, 2007 the Indianapolis Colts win the super bowl over the Chicago Bears for a 29-17 victory and the Tony Dungy is the first black coach to win the championship.
How to listen the Indianapolis Colts on Radio.
I can listen Indianapolis Colts on Radio FM 107.5 & 1070 The Fan stream.
How to watch the Indianapolis Colts live stream.
You can watch Indianapolis Colts live stream on gamepass.nfl.com.
Following the 1970 merger, the colts were among the three NFL teams to join AFL to form American Football Conference. The team advanced ten times to the playoffs while still in Baltimore, and they have managed to win three NFL championships games. The team has managed to participate in Super Bowls twice while still in Baltimore where they lost to the New York Jets in Super Bowl III. Later in Super Bowl V, they managed to defeat Dallas Cowboys.
In 1984, they relocated to Indianapolis, and since then they have won two conference championships, participated in playoffs 16 times, and winning one Super Bowl. Additionally, they have a small rivalry with their three opponents. The rivalry between New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts is considered to be the newest NFL’s rivalries.