Top 5 Andrew Luck Moments
By: Luca Scott
- 2018 Titans Winner Takes Wild Card
In this winner take all game, Andrew Luck played sensationally. It solidified his long anticipated return to the NFL postseason. Luck threw for 285 yards, 3 TD’s a 109.8 QB rating and completed 68% of his passes. They easily handled the Titans by winning 33-17 and went on to win their wild card game against the Texans.
- Denver Broncos 2013
This marked the very first time that Luck played against his predecessor Peyton Manning. Manning at the time was playing with the highest powered offence of all time in a season where he set the record for passing yards and passing TD’s. However that didn’t stop Luck who went on to beat Manning 39-33 while throwing for 228 yards and 3 TD’s.
- 2014 Washington Redskins
Andrew Luck absolutely torched the Redskins in this game winning 49-27. Luck threw for 370 yards and 5 TD’s while having a QBR of 79 and completing 70% of his passes. This was a season that saw Andrew Luck truly arrive on the big stage as he led the league in TD’s with 40 and made it to the AFC championship game where they lost to the Patriots with the Deflate Gate controversy.
- Playoff Game against Peyton Manning
In their one and only playoff matchup, it seemed like Luck had once and for all taken the torch from Manning as the Colts beat the Broncos 24-13 in the AFC Divisional Game. Luck threw for 265 yards and 2 TD’s while having a 78.5 QBR. In this game he showed Colts fans and critics that moving on from Peyton Manning and drafting him 1st overall was the right decision.
- 2013 Chiefs Playoff Comeback
By far one of the most entertaining games in the last decade. The Colts were down 38-10 in the third quarter against the Chiefs but from that point on Andrew Luck proceeded to take over and will his team to an improbable 45-44 victory. Luck threw for 443 yards as well as 4 TD’s and had a QBR of 92.3. Considering the fact that Luck unexpectedly retired this will be the game that he is remembered for in his career.