posted on Jul, 28 2006 @ 07:50 AM
I don't know anyone who doesn't think 4 preseason games are too many. Except the owners. If you're a season ticket holder the ticket pricing is
based upon the pre season and regular season games. Plus, the preseason games are televised. So it's just more revenue.
Bill Polian (Colts GM) has stated repeatedly that the Colts don't care about winning preseason games, it's strictly a talent evaluation tool and a way
to get rookies a feel for live game conditions. The Colts didn't win a pre season game last year and went on to have a pretty good (if shorter than
I'd think 2 preseason games would be plenty, but it's a money thing. Oh yeah, the Colts are already sold out for 2006.
Colts preseason opponents-
Rams, Seahawks, Saints, Bengals.
Regular season opener vs NYG on 9/10. The Battle of the Mannings. I can't wait.