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Indianapolis searching for answers after falling into 0-2 hole after another loss

  • Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) runs during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) runs during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)  (The Associated Press)

  • Indianapolis Colts Greg Toler makes an interception against Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (18) during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

    Indianapolis Colts Greg Toler makes an interception against Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (18) during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)  (The Associated Press)

  • Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano watches a replay during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

    Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano watches a replay during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)  (The Associated Press)

Indianapolis got back to work Tuesday.

Less than 24 hours after blowing a 14-point second-half lead and letting a seemingly secure win slip away in the final five minutes, the Colts coaches began searching for answers.

At 0-2, Indy looks like a team in trouble.

The defense has allowed 61 points in two games — 24 in the final 20 minutes Monday night. The offense uncharacteristically committed two turnovers that the Eagles converted into two touchdowns. And Andrew Luck has walked into the postgame news conferences each of the past two weeks lamenting his own decisions.

But coach Chuck Pagano insists this is no time to panic. He says the Colts must dig down and pull themselves out of this funk before visiting Jacksonville on Sunday.

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