Hamilton was, of course, paying homage to the horseshoe on the side of his team's iconic helmets.
"That point alone," Hamilton explained, "is what we feel like can be the difference in us taking the next step and getting over the hump."
Steering the NFL's top-scoring offense through the midseason point last year, Andrew Luck was on pace to breakPeyton Manning's single-season record for passing yards. That rate of production proved unsustainable, tailing off in November and December with a lethargicTrent Richardson and an injury-ravagedReggie Wayne acting as a drag on an otherwise dynamic unit.
Hamilton is one step ahead, already serving up a catchy nickname to magnify the array of disparate talents at his disposal.
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