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Colts head coach Chuck Pagano high fives fans after Indianapolis’ victory over Houston on Sunday. Pagano returned to the sideline after a season-long fight with cancer and has become an inspiration for the Colts all season. (MSA/Icon SMI)

KING MMQB: Andy Reid, Adrian Peterson and other Week 17 thoughts

Colts head coach Chuck Pagano high fives fans after Indianapolis’ victory over Houston on Sunday. Pagano returned to the sideline after a season-long fight with cancer and has become an inspiration for the Colts all season. (MSA/Icon SMI)
KING MMQB: Andy Reid, Adrian Peterson and other Week 17 thoughts

Colts running back Vick Ballard dives across for a game-winning touchdown in overtime against the Titans. The Colts won 19-13 to improve their record to 4-3. (Jeff Howell/AP)

GALLERY: Leading Off - Pics of the Week

Colts running back Vick Ballard dives across for a game-winning touchdown in overtime against the Titans. The Colts won 19-13 to improve their record to 4-3. (Jeff Howell/AP)
GALLERY: Leading Off - Pics of the Week

A fisheye ground view of John Mackey (88), Johnny Unitas (19) and the rest of the Baltimore Colts huddle up during practice at Memorial Stadium. (Neil Leifer/SI)

SI VAULT: No Unitas, no worries for the Colts (10.21.68)

A fisheye ground view of John Mackey (88), Johnny Unitas (19) and the rest of the Baltimore Colts huddle up during practice at Memorial Stadium. (Neil Leifer/SI)
SI VAULT: No Unitas, no worries for the Colts (10.21.68)

Tom Brady and Peyton Manning face off for the 13th time on Sunday when the Patriots and Broncos square off in Foxboro. New England has won eight of the first 12 games. Can Manning help close the gap? (AP)

GALLERY: The Brady-Manning Rivalry
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Tom Brady and Peyton Manning face off for the 13th time on Sunday when the Patriots and Broncos square off in Foxboro. New England has won eight of the first 12 games. Can Manning help close the gap? (AP)
GALLERY: The Brady-Manning RivalryKING: Week 5 picks | Fantasy Projections

Antonio Brown flips into the endzone during the first quarter of Sunday’s Steelers-Colts game. Brows caught two passes for 75 yards while Colts rookie Andrew Luck threw for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Pittsburgh’s 26-24 victory. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

KING MMQB: Young QBS making difference in Jacksonville, Miami and more NFL notes
KING VIDEO: Luck already earning earning respect in Indy | Chiefs a threat in AFC West

Antonio Brown flips into the endzone during the first quarter of Sunday’s Steelers-Colts game. Brows caught two passes for 75 yards while Colts rookie Andrew Luck threw for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Pittsburgh’s 26-24 victory. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
KING MMQB: Young QBS making difference in Jacksonville, Miami and more NFL notesKING VIDEO: Luck already earning earning respect in Indy | Chiefs a threat in AFC West

Indianapolis’ Andrew Luck and Washington’s Robert Griffin III, the first and second picks in the 2012 NFL Draft, pose for a portrait during the 2012 NFLPA Rookie Premiere photo shoot last month. 

SI VAULT: Luck, RG3 are draft’s best 1-2 punch since 1998 (4.23.12)

Indianapolis’ Andrew Luck and Washington’s Robert Griffin III, the first and second picks in the 2012 NFL Draft, pose for a portrait during the 2012 NFLPA Rookie Premiere photo shoot last month. 
SI VAULT: Luck, RG3 are draft’s best 1-2 punch since 1998 (4.23.12)

A fisheye camere view of Baltimore Colts QB Earl Morrall and teammates in huddle during a 1968 practice at Memorial Stadium. (Neil Leifer/SI)

SI VAULT: Morrall is among league’s best backup QBs (11.25.68)

A fisheye camere view of Baltimore Colts QB Earl Morrall and teammates in huddle during a 1968 practice at Memorial Stadium. (Neil Leifer/SI)
SI VAULT: Morrall is among league’s best backup QBs (11.25.68)

Tennessee QB Peyton Manning poses with the Sept. 14 1970 SI cover of his father, Archie, in this 1996 SI photo. Despite winning a Super Bowl and setting countless franchise passing records, it looks like Peyton and the Colts are heading toward a nasty divorce, says SI’s Don Banks. (Bill Frakes/SI)

BANKS: Peyton, Colts could be heading for nasty divorce
GALLERY: Rare Photos Of The Manning Family

Tennessee QB Peyton Manning poses with the Sept. 14 1970 SI cover of his father, Archie, in this 1996 SI photo. Despite winning a Super Bowl and setting countless franchise passing records, it looks like Peyton and the Colts are heading toward a nasty divorce, says SI’s Don Banks. (Bill Frakes/SI)
BANKS: Peyton, Colts could be heading for nasty divorceGALLERY: Rare Photos Of The Manning Family

Eli and Peyton Manning stroll the campus of Ole Miss in this 2001 photo. The brothers have been the center of attention this week. While Eli prepares for Sunday’s Super Bowl, many are questioning if Peyton’s career is over and if not, where he’ll play next season. (Bill Frakes/SI)

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GALLERY: Rare Photos of the Manning Family

Eli and Peyton Manning stroll the campus of Ole Miss in this 2001 photo. The brothers have been the center of attention this week. While Eli prepares for Sunday’s Super Bowl, many are questioning if Peyton’s career is over and if not, where he’ll play next season. (Bill Frakes/SI)
BYRNE: This Super Bowl could be the most prolific air show everBANKS: Peyton Manning still the talk of Indy as reality sets inGALLERY: Rare Photos of the Manning Family

Lydell Mitchell is tackled by Jack Lambert (No. 58) and Ernie Holmes (No. 63) during a 1976 Colts-Steelers game. As the 2011 season winds down, the Steelers are in prime position for the playoffs whereas the 2-13 Colts are hoping for the No. 1 overall pick. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

KING MMQB: Rodgers has all but locked up MVP and other Week 16 thoughts

Lydell Mitchell is tackled by Jack Lambert (No. 58) and Ernie Holmes (No. 63) during a 1976 Colts-Steelers game. As the 2011 season winds down, the Steelers are in prime position for the playoffs whereas the 2-13 Colts are hoping for the No. 1 overall pick. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
KING MMQB: Rodgers has all but locked up MVP and other Week 16 thoughts

Jack Lambert and Pittsburgh’s Steel Curtain defense tackle Lydell Mitchell during a 1976 Steelers-Colts game. Will the Steelers defense, which has struggled this season, return to form against the 3-1 Titans on Sunday? (Neil Leifer/SI)

KING: Top storylines heading into Week 5
HARRY: Can Falcons slow down Packers?
FANTASY: Week 5 Rankings | Start or sit?

Jack Lambert and Pittsburgh’s Steel Curtain defense tackle Lydell Mitchell during a 1976 Steelers-Colts game. Will the Steelers defense, which has struggled this season, return to form against the 3-1 Titans on Sunday? (Neil Leifer/SI)
KING: Top storylines heading into Week 5HARRY: Can Falcons slow down Packers? FANTASY: Week 5 Rankings | Start or sit?