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A list of the best Indianapolis Colts of all time. This list includes all of the greatest players in Colts history, even those who played for the team when it was in Baltimore. The Colts are one of the NFL's classic teams. Many of the best Colts ever played in what is considered by many to be the greatest game in NFL history. The 1958 NFL championship game between the Colts and New York Giants was the first NFL game to go into overtime. In front of a large television audience, the Colts triumphed 23-17. Iconic Colts stars like Johnny Unitas, John Mackey, Art Donovan and Raymond Berry all wore the Colts' blue and white during that game. Unitas is considered by many to be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. During the team's time in Baltimore, the great Colts teams won three NFL championships and a Super Bowl.

Controversially moving to Indianapolis in 1984, the Colts had some superstars like Eric Dickerson and Marshall Faulk, two of the best running backs of all time, but it took until the drafting of Peyton Manning in 1998 for the Colts to acquire its franchise superstar. With Manning at the helm, the Colts were a playoff certainty, even winning Super Bowl XLI in 2007. Marvin Harrison, Reggie Wayne, Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis were on that team and are also some of the best Colts ever. 

This is the list of the greatest Colts players of all time. You can include all players from the Colts history, including the best players from Baltimore who may not be on this list. Vote or rerank this list according to how you think the best Indianapolis Colts star should be ranked 
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1
953 160
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Peyton Manning Quarterback

2
595 143
Marvin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time

3
767 148
Johnny Unitas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Johnny Unitas Quarterback

4
574 127
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Reggie Wayne Wide receiver

5
426 124
Dwight Freeney is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Dwight Freeney Outside Linebacker, Defensive end, Linebacker

6
409 105
Robert Mathis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Robert Mathis Outside Linebacker

7
386 108
Jeff Saturday is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Jeff Saturday Center

8
433 92
Adam Vinatieri is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Adam Vinatieri Placekicker

9
329 114
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Edgerrin James Running back

10
334 120
Eric Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Eric Dickerson Running back

11
349 108
Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Marshall Faulk Running back

12
321 84
Dallas Clark is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Dallas Clark Tight end

13
431 154
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Andrew Luck Quarterback

14
330 97
Raymond Berry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Raymond Berry Wide receiver

The Best Indianapolis Colts Linebackers of All Time

15
317 95
John Mackey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
John Mackey Tight end

16
280 96
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Bob Sanders Strong Safety, Safety

17
298 96
T. Y. Hilton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
AlexPutnam added T. Y. Hilton Wide receiver

18
241 83
Gino Marchetti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Gino Marchetti Defensive end

19
231 73
Bubba Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Bubba Smith Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Defensive lineman

20
174 31
Pat McAfee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
JabariParker12 added Pat McAfee Punter, Placekicker

21
212 73
Art Donovan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Art Donovan Defensive tackle

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22
212 69
Lenny Moore is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Lenny Moore Running back, Wide receiver

23
140 44
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
looksharp added Antoine Bethea Safety

24
178 80
Bert Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Bert Jones Quarterback

25
133 37
Vontae Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
JabariParker12 added Vontae Davis Cornerback, Defensive back

26
158 73
Jim Parker is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added Jim Parker Tackle, Guard

27
118 81
Gary Brackett is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added Gary Brackett Linebacker

28
163 66
Mike Curtis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added Mike Curtis

The Best Indianapolis Colts Quarterbacks of All Time

29
179 127
Jim Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Jim Harbaugh Quarterback

30
129 71
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Earl Morrall Punter, Quarterback

31
127 86
Brandon Stokley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Brandon Stokley Wide receiver

32
151 114
Joseph Addai is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Joseph Addai Running back

33
101 74
Chris Hinton is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Chris Hinton Tackle, Offensive Lineman, Guard

34
110 73
Tarik Glenn is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Tarik Glenn Tackle

35
72 22
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
CMCSS03 added Frank Gore Running back

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36
160 62
Alan Ameche is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Alan Ameche Running back, Fullback

37
62 22
Lydell Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
slaft added Lydell Mitchell Running back

38
58 20
Tom Matte is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
slaft added Tom Matte Running back

39
55 19
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
KT32889MD added Ted Hendricks Linebacker

40
86 63
Ray Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Ray Donaldson Offensive Lineman, Center

41
88 92
Dominic Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Dominic Rhodes Running back

42
97 72
Tony Siragusa is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Tony Siragusa Defensive tackle, Tackle

The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

43
77 81
Duane Bickett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Duane Bickett Linebacker

44
43 19
Billy Ray Smith, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
slaft added Billy Ray Smith, Sr. Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

45
46 19
Jimmy Orr is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
slaft added Jimmy Orr Wide receiver

46
45 27
Ray Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
looksharp added Ray Buchanan Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

47
80 62
John Dutton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added John Dutton Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

48
57 33
Marcus Pollard is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
looksharp added Marcus Pollard Tight end

49
47 27
Pierre Garçon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
CMCSS03 added Pierre Garçon Wide receiver

50
72 62
Rohn Stark is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added Rohn Stark Punter