However, they also go forward dealing with some injury concerns, chiefly on the defensive side of the ball. Already missing linebacker Pat Angerer for the season, the Colts saw cornerback Greg Toler have to leave the game with a groin injury, per Kevin Bowen.
Kansas City was absolutely decimated in the loss by injuries, contributing to its choke job, Running back Jamaal Charles was lost in the first series because of a concussion, followed by wide receiver Donnie Avery and cornerback Brandon Flowers, who also sustained an apparent concussion.
Outside linebacker Justin Houston also had to leave the game in the second half with a PCL strain and bone bruise, according to Mike Garafolo. Luckily, it does not appear Houston did anything to his ACL.