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Indianapolis Colts WR Austin Collie Done for the Year, Placed On IR

Published by on December 22, 2010
Article Source: Bleacher Report - Indianapolis Colts

The Colts announced today that Austin Collie is done for the year after being placed on IR.

Collie sustained his second concussion of the year in a collision with Jaguar's defensive back Darryl Smith in Sunday's game.

This really hurts the Colts, because it is obvious that Collie is one of Peyton Manning's favorite targets. And despite missing quite a few games this year he still managed to have a fairly productive year catching 58 passes for 649 yards, along with eight touchdowns.

His absence will put more pressure on Reggie Wayne and Pierre Garcon to carry the load, along with fill in players like Jacob Tamme and Blair White.

Peyton Manning and the Colts offense will certainly suffer from Collie being gone, just look at the comparison between games where Collie played and the ones he didn't.

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