Can Colts avoid 'Super' letdown?

The pain of a Super Bowl loss often reflects itself in the next season

Originally Published: September 10, 2010
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

The Super Bowl is, quite naturally, intoxicating. It is the pinnacle of a career for an NFL player.

"You dream about it as a kid, you think about it all season long -- that's your goal coming in -- and you finally you get there," said Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, who played in Miami's Super Bowl XLI.

"So it was an all-time high getting there -- and an all-time low when we lost."

Ah, the dreaded Super Bowl hangover.

The Bears scored two ...

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