Football The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time  

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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
1,270 189
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Quarterback
2
802 185
Marvin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
3
1,003 199
Johnny Unitas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Quarterback
4
775 163
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Wide receiver
5
569 163
Dwight Freeney is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Outside Linebacker, Defensive end, Linebacker
6
552 128
Robert Mathis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Outside Linebacker
7
511 138
Jeff Saturday is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Center
8
593 121
Adam Vinatieri is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Placekicker
9
456 144
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Running back
10
591 190
Andrew Luck is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Quarterback
11
441 106
Dallas Clark is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Tight end
12
441 124
Raymond Berry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Wide receiver
13
471 143
Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Running back
14
421 161
Eric Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Running back
15
400 125
John Mackey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Tight end
16
386 115
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Strong Safety, Safety
17
426 110
T. Y. Hilton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
AlexPutnam added Wide receiver
18
314 103
Gino Marchetti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Defensive end
19
303 93
Bubba Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Defensive lineman
20
278 48
Pat McAfee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
JabariParker12 added Punter, Placekicker
21
270 88
Lenny Moore is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver
22
268 91
Art Donovan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Defensive tackle
23
193 54
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
looksharp added Safety
24
208 84
Jim Parker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
ejlinehan added Tackle, Guard
25
213 101
Bert Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts of All Time
Quarterback