Colts hang on to beat the Falcons, improve to 2-1

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Colts hang on to beat the Falcons, improve to 2-1
Colts hang on to beat the Falcons, improve to 2-1

The Colts aren't fully stocked, but they have a certain personality about them. Playing without the quarterback they anticipated (Andrew Luck) as well as their leading tackler (Darius Leonard), the Colts held on for a 27-24 win over the Falcons to improve to 2-1. Quarterback Jacoby Brissett threw for 310 yards and two touchdowns, and they were able to run enough and play just enough defense to win in their home opener. Brissett's day was summed up by a late third-down conversion, when he coolly found tight end Jack Doyle for the conversion which allowed them to kneel out the clock. It wasn't a flashy play, but it was efficient. Kicker Adam Vinatieri shook off some recent bad luck, banging an

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