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Block & Tackle is John Teti’s column about pro football.
The SNAB&TMA for most entertaining team: Indianapolis Colts
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, seen here pleading with his charges to lose. (Screenshot: CBS)
It’s time once again for the Second Non-Annual Block & Tackle Midseason Awards, which recognize achievement in the field of making football more fun or dumb or both. The honors will be awarded throughout the column, with the first and most prestigious award going to the Indianapolis Colts.
In the First Non-Annual Block & Tackle Midseason Awards, the distinction of “most entertaining team” went to the New York Jets in recognition of their longstanding commitment to gridiron comedy. Two years later, the Jets aren’t quite the laugh riot that they used to be—there’s more of a “low-rent Showtime Game Of Thrones rip-off” vibe happening in the Meadowlands, with petty drama galore …