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Colts winning with defense

The offense still isn't clicking, but the Colts are undefeated and flying high behind a defense that is allowing less than six points per game.

Updated: October 10, 2005, 12:23 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Only five weeks into the season and the NFL has just one unbeaten franchise remaining. Actually, it isn't all that unusual. There have been only 30 undefeated teams at the five-game mark since 1990, a surprisingly anemic average of just two per season, and in a half-dozen of those years there was just one. There were three unbeaten teams at the five-game measuring post in each of the past two seasons, but only one in each of the two seasons before that.

So it isn't totally surprising that, ...

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