Instant Debate: Bold predictions
It's prediction season in the NFL. Our analysts consult their crystal balls and provide some interesting premonitions. More ...
Then again, there is a new coaching staff in place. They could be looking for a different skill set. It sounds like Brown, like most Colts, will have to earn his snaps over the next month.
Mike Chappell of the Indianapolis Star notes that second-year back Delone Carter and and big-bodied rookie Vick Ballard both fit what coach Chuck Pagano wants to accomplish with a power running game. They are expected to push Brown for snaps. Even the most ardent Brown fans in Indianapolis would admit he doesn't fit the power back mold.