Fleener taking on bigger role in Colts success
Coby Fleener is emerging as the player the Colts envisioned.
He's catching passes and making big plays. He's stretching defenses and helping the run game. He's becoming a favorite receiver again for Andrew Luck, his former college teammate, and the confidence is showing up in his productivity, too.
A year ago, he caught 26 passes for 281 yards and two touchdowns. This year, with Dwayne Allen out with a season-ending injury, Fleener has blossomed with 12 catches, 166 yards and two TDs.
It's just what the short-handed Colts needed from the guy they took with the 34th overall selection in the 2012 draft.
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