Thursday April 9th, 2015

The Indianapolis Colts have exercised the fifth-year option on quarterback Andrew Luck's contract, the team announced on Thursday.

Luck just completed his third season with the Colts and is set to earn about $3.5 million next season, with a cap hit of approximately $7 million.

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Last season Luck completed 61.7% of his passes and led the NFL with 40 touchdowns as the Colts went 11-5, finished in first place in the AFC South and reached the conference championship game.

The 25-year-old has started all 48 of Indianapolis's regular season games since the team selected him with the first pick in the 2012 draft out of Stanford.


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