Fans aren't the only ones looking forward to the starters' extended action tonight - the starters themselves are anxious for a real chance to get to work out on the field. TE Dallas Clark says the preseason is "kind of hard...you feel like you're getting the ball rolling and they pull you out." Tonight the Colts' starters will finally have an opportunity to get some chemistry working in a real game and they're excited! Check out this feature and see how players like Dallas Clark, Peyton Manning, Jeff Saturday, and Dwight Freeney are feeling about the preseason and tonight's opportunity!
|Offensive Tackle Tony Ugoh|
A.J. Mast, Associated Press
As a high-profile rookie in the NFL, the pressure is on to perform in your first season. According to Sporting News' Dennis Dillon, no rookie is under more pressure than the Colts' Tony Ugoh. Despite the challenges of being thrown into starting unexpectedly, having to learn a complicated Colts offense as he works to get up to NFL-game speed, and thus far only having limited playing time with the Colts' starting O-line Tony does have some things going for him. Find out what they are and whether or not Dillon thinks Ugoh can be ready to play by the regular season by clicking here!
While tonight's game brings excitement for the starters, it also brings dread to other players who are just hoping to make the team. Tonight will mark the final opportunity for some players to prove to the Colts' coaching staff that they are worth keeping on their roster. Find out who's been impressing the staff thus far and get some speculation on at what positions cuts are likely to be seen in this feature!