Andrew Luck’s NFL Top 100 Recap: “With Andrew, You’ve Got A Chance”
May 23, 2017 01:59 PM | Kevin Bowen

INDIANAPOLIS - Denver pass rusher Shane Ray remembers the play vividly.

Back in Week Two of the 2016 season, Ray had his arms wrapped around the legs of Andrew Luck.

A sack, thought Ray, was just milliseconds away.

Luck had other ideas.

Add Ray to the list of defenders saying Luck is the most difficult quarterback to sack.

"I think the hardest quarterback (to bring down) is Andrew Luck," Ray says.

"That dude would not go down. I have him twisted up...and he still gets the ball off. I'm like, 'Yo, you couldn't let me have that? Come on, man.'"

Ray was busy describing the elusive nature of Luck, who was ranked No. 51 on the 2017 version of NFL Network's Top 100 List.

One week after Luck escaped Ray, San Diego cornerback Casey Hayward fell victim to the accuracy of the Colts quarterback.

Down 22-20 with less than 90 seconds to play in Week Three of the season, Luck rifled a ball narrowly past Hayward, into the arms of T.Y. Hilton, who took off 62 yards for the game-winning touchdown.

"As a DB, it's all about inches," Hayward says as he watches the replay of Luck's TD toss to Hilton. "If the quarterback puts the ball in the right spot...that's what Luck did on this play, that's what makes those players great."

Former Colts' teammate Charles James also chimed in on what it was like seeing Luck first hand.

"The thing I can say about Andrew is he's a leader," James says after spending the 2016 season with Luck.

"Of course, he's a nice guy. But he wants you to get it right every time. With Andrew, you've got a chance."

The analysis from those producing content on does not necessarily represent the thoughts of the Indianapolis Colts organization. Any conjecture, analysis or opinions formed by content creators is not based on inside knowledge gained from team officials, players or staff.
Andrew Luck Ranked No. 51 On NFL's Top 100 Players List
18 hours ago
Colts Beginning Team Drills During OTA Portion Of Offseason
23 hours ago
How "Wide Open" Will The Colts Secondary Look In 2017?
1 day ago
Back to News
Back to Top
Home    News    Scores & Schedule    Fantasy Football   
© 2013 Indianapolis Colts Feedback