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The Athletic's Zak Keefer and Stephen Holder bring you a twice-weekly look at the latest with the Indianapolis Colts, from the sideline to the locker room and beyond straight to your ears. Subscribe to The Athletic for an additional bonus episode every single week: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

The Athletic's Zak Keefer and Stephen Holder bring you a twice-weekly look at the latest with the Indianapolis Colts, from the sideline to the locker room and beyond straight to your ears. Subscribe to The Athletic for an additional bonus episode every single week: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

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The Athletic's Zak Keefer and Stephen Holder bring you a twice-weekly look at the latest with the Indianapolis Colts, from the sideline to the locker room and beyond straight to your ears. Subscribe to The Athletic for an additional bonus episode every single week: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

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Episodes

LIVE @ the NFL Combine: We Need to See More

2/26/2020
Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer catch up on all things Colts following Chris Ballard's press conference to dissect his comments on the QB situation. Plus the guys get into the future of Anthony Castonzo, the vibe in the locker room, free agency and more. Remember, sign up for The Athletic using our link to get 40% off! theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:38:37

Rivers, Bridgewater, Carr, Brady?

2/20/2020
The Combine is coming to Indianapolis next week with agents and front-office from all around the league meeting in person. What could this mean for the Colts' QB situation, and who are the most-likely candidates? Join Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer for a look-ahead to a possible future QB for the Colts. Remember to stay tuned to The Athletic for all your NFL Combine coverage. Get 40% off at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:24:35

Quarterback, Receiver & More Possibilities

1/30/2020
Stephen Holder joins Zak Keefer as he returns from his week at the Senior Bowl where he got a first-hand look at the talent coming out in the 2020 draft. So when it comes to QB and WR, what are the Colts' options?

Duration:00:26:56

Kicking Off the Colts' Offseason

1/16/2020
With the Titans and Texans making noise in the playoffs this year, how far are the Colts from competing? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer look at the AFC South, the quarterback position, what should happen at kicker and more as they officially say hello to the Colts' 2020 offseason. Save 40% on your Athletic subscription at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:41:41

Building for the Long Haul

1/8/2020
Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer kick off the Colts' offseason with reactions to Chris Ballard's marathon press conference and answers to big questions about the defense, receivers, and whether or not Tom Brady is a possibility. Get 40% off your subscription to The Athletic and never miss a story: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:42:51

2019 Review: Reality Sets In

12/31/2019
The Colts' 2019 season was simultaneously surprising and disappointing. So where do we expect changes to occur, if any? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer put a bow on the year and recap the biggest storylines on one final One Percent Better of 2019. Remember to subscribe to The Athletic and save 40%! Use theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:46:52

Big Picture Questions

12/23/2019
After a win over the Panthers on Sunday at home, what more needs to be done to turn this thing into a playoff contender? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer ask some big picture questions following the win as the Colts look to finish the season at 8-8 next week. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% with our link theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:43:51

Worst Loss of the Reich Era?

12/17/2019
It all came crumbling down on Monday night as the Colts were demolished in New Orleans at the hand of a record-breaking day for Drew Brees. Is this the worst loss of the Frank Reich era so far? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer react to the win and help you find answers on an all-new One Percent Better. Get 40% off The Athletic by using our link! theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:51:44

The Train is Off the Tracks

12/9/2019
Vinatieri goes to IR. The Colts lose another game. It's safe to say the train is off the tracks. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer dig into the previous month of the season and look for answers as the Colts attempt to keep their spirits high headed into the final few games. Get another One Percent Better every week at The Athletic. Subscribe now and save 40% at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:44:53

Time to Face Reality?

12/2/2019
Are the Colts really going to compete this season or was the loss to the Titans on Sunday an indication of what this team really is? The Athletic's Zak Keefer and Stephen Holder bring you their postgame analysis, locker room insight and more as the Colts drop to 6-6. Get a bonus One Percent Better each week + access to the entire Athletic network now and save 40% - theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:49:56

The 2010s: Who Makes the Team? (Besides Andrew Luck)

11/26/2019
As we head to 2020, The Athletic's Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer combine their knowledge to bring you the definitive Colts team for the 2010s. Don't agree with the picks? Leave a comment on social media @TheAthleticIND. Subscribe now and save 40% at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:34:09

Still in Control?

11/25/2019
With the loss to the Texans putting the division in jeopardy, what's the path to the playoffs for the Colts? The Athletic's Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer recap the loss and look ahead as Indianpolis falls at Houston 17-20. Subscribe to The Athletic for another episode weekly. Get 40% off at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:44:24

Back in the Driver's Seat

11/17/2019
After the Colts dominated the Jaguars on Sunday, they seem to be in control of their own destiny in the division. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer recap the win through the lens of the upcoming matchup with Houston as the Colts take aim at the playoffs. Get 40% off your subscription to The Athletic by going to theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:42:37

On the Outside Looking In

11/11/2019
The Colts dropped a game at home to the 1-win Miami Dolphins, putting their playoff hopes in jeopardy. Will the Colts recover, or is the loss to the Dolphins a thesis for the season? Join The Athletic's Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer for exclusive insight following the loss on One Percent Better. Subscribe to The Athletic for every episode of OPB ad-free. Get 40% off at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:41:08

Jacoby's Out & Laces Out!

11/4/2019
With the Colts losing in dramatic fashion in Pittsburgh, who should fairly accept the blame? Join Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer for their insight on the "laces out" controversy, Brian Hoyer's secret playbook and more on an all new One Percent Better. Get more One Percent Better and access to all of the exclusive ad-free content at The Athletic & save 40% now! theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:45:17

Mile High Moxie

10/28/2019
The Colts racked up another win in a tough environment with an ugly 15-13 win over the Broncos. Join Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer for their full breakdown of Brissett's game, the issues with Rock Ya-Sin and more on a new One Percent Better. Remember to get 40% off your annual subscription to The Athletic by visiting our URL: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:45:51

Taking Control of First Place

10/21/2019
The Colts now sit in first place in the AFC South after 7 weeks with arguably the worst part of their schedule behind them. Everyone definitely saw this coming, right? Tune in for another episode of One Percent Better as The Athletic's Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer react to yet another surprising win by these "underdog" Colts. Subscribe to The Athletic for 40% off your annual subscription and never miss an episode of One Percent Better. Go to theathletic.com/onepercentbetter for the deal!

Duration:00:43:46

Bye Week Subscriber Mailbag

10/14/2019
As the Colts look to continue their winning ways following the bye, Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer take a step back to answer questions from you, the subscriber, regarding the potential for a trade, an evaluation of Marlon Mack through 5 games and more. Subscribe to The Athletic to submit your questions, get an additional One Percent Better every week & more. Get 40% off the annual rate now exclusively at theathletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:34:03

Silencing the Doubters

10/8/2019
With no Andrew Luck, the Colts shocked the world on prime time TV Sunday night with a dominant defensive performance limiting Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs to 13 points in their own house. The Athletic's Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer share the inside story of why the victory in Kansas City came as no surprise to anyone in the Colts locker room. Want more One Percent Better? Subscribe to The Athletic now for 40% off and get every single episode: theathletic.com/onepercentbetter

Duration:00:55:27

Is the Sky Falling?

9/30/2019
Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer bring their best guesses as to why the Colts fell to the Raiders at home in week 4, with a dissection of Keefer's film study, a closer look at Brissett, the defense and more on One Percent Better. Subscribe to The Athletic for every episode of One Percent Better at TheAthletic.com/onepercentbetter.

Duration:00:48:33