Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen reacts after scoring on a pass from quarterback Andrew Luck, not pictured, during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Allen, Colts destroy Jets on Monday Night Football

Andrew Luck was nearly perfect in his return from a concussion, throwing for four touchdowns, three to Dwayne Allen, in the Indianapolis Colts’ 41-10 romp Monday night past the inept New York Jets.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck watches as his team prepares for an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Colts optimistic Luck will play against Jets

Coach Chuck Pagano says the Indianapolis Colts are optimistic Andrew Luck will play next Monday night against the New York Jets after missing Thursday’s game with a concussion.

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Cincinnati, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

Colts struggled in 30-14 loss to Chiefs

Luck was 19 of 35 with 210 yards, two touchdowns, one interception, one fumble lost on a day his top receiver T.Y. Hilton caught only one pass.

Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis (21) defends on a pass intended for Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, October, 16, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/George Bridges)

Colts collapse; lose to Texans in OT

Osweiler shook off a tough start to throw two touchdown passes in less than 2 minutes in the fourth quarter as Houston (4-2) erased a 14-point deficit to tie it at 23 with 54 seconds left. He found Lamar Miller on a 10-yard catch-and-run TD with 2:47 remaining and, after a stop by the defense, connected with C.J. Fiedorowicz on a 26-yarder that tied it.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) celebrates a touchdown throw to tight end Dwayne Allen (83) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Faster tempo allows Colts, Luck to hold off Bears 29-23

After hearing the clamor for changes all week, the Colts cranked up the pace, took their first halftime lead of the season and, yes, even managed to pull out a badly needed victory, 29-23 victory over the Chicago Bears.

Jacksonville Jaguars outside linebacker Telvin Smith (50), left, tackles Indianapolis Colts running back Josh Ferguson (34) during an NFL football game at Wembley stadium in London, Sunday Oct. 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

Colts late rally falls short in London

The team that leads the NFL in surrendered leads since 2014 pulled out a gutsy 30-27 victory Sunday over the Indianapolis Colts despite conceding three fourth-quarter touchdowns to Andrew Luck and Frank Gore.

Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware, left, celebrates after sacking Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck during the first half in a NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Colts struggle against Broncos defense

They held Luck to 197 yards passing and came up with the game-changer when Talib stepped in front of Luck’s pass early in the fourth quarter and returned it 46 yards for a score. It was the ninth pick-six of Talib’s career.

Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater (5) celebrates a game-winning field goal in the final seconds of the game against the Indianapolis Colts in an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. The Lions defeated the Colts 39-35. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Prater’s late field goal spoils Colts season opener

Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater just wanted a second chance Sunday. Matthew Stafford ensured he got it — and Prater delivered with a 43-yard field goal that gave the Lions a wild 39-35 victory at Indianapolis.