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INDIANAPOLIS - Colts linebacker Robert Mathis has taken down the Gone Fishin sign from inside his locker and is getting settled into his two new jobs a€” full-time rehab patient, part-time assistant coach. Adidas P.K. Subban Jersey .The 33-year-old defending NFL sacks champion knows it will be a long, arduous journey back.Mathis missed the first four games this season for violating the leagues performance-enhancing substance policy and now will miss the remaining 12 after tearing his left Achilles tendon during a workout in Atlanta while he was away from the team. Team doctors, Mathis said, have told him a full recovery will take six months from the injury.Ill be back faster, he said in his first public comments since the injury. I like to think Im a fast healer.Mathis only said he was injured doing a workout routine that he has been doing for years.He also has a penchant for defying the odds.When the Colts traded up to get the former Alabama A&M star in the fifth round of the 2003 draft, critics said he was too small to hold up in the league. Instead, he emerged as a perennial Pro Bowl defensive end opposite longtime friend and teammate Dwight Freeney. He proved the critics wrong again when he became just as effective a pass rusher after moving to outside linebacker in 2012.When Freeney left for San Diego after the 2012 season, many of the doubters figured Mathis numbers would drop. But Mathis set a franchise record with a league-leading 19 1/2 sacks to become the first winner of the Deacon Jones Award.Not much has gone right on the football field since. The Colts were ousted by longtime rival New England in last years playoffs. Mathis found out about his suspension in May, and sustained the worst injury of his 12-year career in early September.Mathis returned from the suspension Monday and has been seen getting around in a protective walking boot, watching practice from the sideline and helping mentor younger teammates.Theres some things that hes told me, that hes told the young guys, its actually very good, defensive co-ordinator Greg Manusky said Not everybody is Robert, but Im saying from the standpoint of he understands pass rush, he understands how to practice to pass rush, and, number two, during the game he knows how to pass rush.But the Colts (2-2) clearly believe their best pass-rusher will return to his usually menacing ways.On Monday, the team announced it had agreed to a one-year contract extension with the franchises career sacks leader, a move that could keep Mathis in town through the 2016 season.And Mathis intends to live up to his end of the deal.They love me. I love them, Mathis said. 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"I do believe that if youre as transparent as we were at the time - with our season seat holders, our fans, the market place and the media - everybody knew what the plan was and what we were going through. . -- Washington Capitals forward Brooks Laich is expected to miss the rest of the regular season after having an operation on a groin muscle.VAL-DOR, Que. - Alec Jon Banville scored three times and Philippe Cadorette made 47 saves as the Baie-Comeau Drakkar defeated the host Val-dOr Foreurs 5-1 on Friday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Gabryel Paquin-Boudreau and Charles Poulin also scored for the Drakkar (26-12-4) while Felix Girard and Denis Gorbunov each tacked on two assists. Thomas Gobeil scored the lone goal for the Foreurs (27-16-1). Antoine Bibeau started in net for Val-dOr, but left the game in the third period after allowing four goals on 22 shots. Keven Bouchard replaced Bibeau and stopped five-of-six shots in 13 minutes of relief. --- ISLANDERS 4 CATARACTES 3 (SO) CHARLOTTETOWN -- Anthony Cortese scored the only goal of the shootout and Mason McDonald stopped 44 shots as the Islanders edged Shawinigan. Craig MacLauchlan had a goal and an assist for Charlottetown (17-21-5) and Daniel Sprong and Bradley Kennedy each scored once. Sebastien Gauthier scored once for the Cataractes (10-27-6) and assisted on goals by Gabriel Slight and Alexis DAoust. Shawinigans Storm Phaneuf made 28 saves in a losing cause. --- WILDCATS 5 MOOSEHEADS 1 HALIFAX -- JC Campagna and Christophe Lalonde had a pair of goals apiece as Moncton toppled the Mooseheads. Josh Puglsey also scored for the Wildcats (23-19-2), Ivan Barbashev had three assists and Campagna tacked on an assist for a three-point night. Darcy Ashley scored the lone goal for Halifax (26-16-1) while defenceman MacKenzie Weegar led his club with five shots on goal. Kevin Darveau turned aside 28-of-33 shots for the Mooseheads. --- SAGUENEENS 4 PHOENIX 3 (SO) CHICOUTIMI, Que. -- Laurent Dauphin scored once in regulation and then the shootout winner as the Sagueneens slipped past Sherbrooke. Nikita Liamkin and Domenic Beauchemin also scored for Chicoutimi (22-21-1). The Phoenix (14-25-5) got goals from Jeremy Roy, Jean-Christophe Laflamme and Chase Harwell. Cheap Adidas Predators Jerseys. Julio Billia made 34 saves for the Sagueneens while Sherbrookes Maxime Lagace stopped 31 shots in a losing cause. --- OCEANIC 6 REMPARTS 3 QUEBEC CITY -- Samuel Courtemanche and Sebastien Sylvestre each had two goals and an assist as Rimouski doubled up the Remparts. Peter Trainor and Felix-Antoine Savage also scored for the Oceanic (26-11-7), who improved to 10-0-2 in their last 12 outings. Anthony Duclair had a goal and an assist for Quebec (23-12-8), which lost in regulation for the first time in eight games, while Adam Erne and Zachery Moody scored once. Rimouskis Philippe Desrosiers made 32 saves for the win as Francois Brassard allowed six goals on 30 shots for the Remparts. --- SCREAMING EAGLES 4 ARMADA 3 BOISBRIAND, Que. -- Maxim Lazarev broke a 3-3 deadlock at 17:17 of the third period to lift Cape Breton over the Armada. Justin Hache and Cameron Darcy had a goal and an assist each for the Screaming Eagles (21-17-3) and Charles-Eric Legaire scored once. Christopher Clapperton, Nikita Jevpalovs and Frederic Bergeron scored for Blainville-Boisbriand (27-8-7) while Samuel Hodhod chipped in with two assists. Alex Bureau made 23 saves for Cape Breton. Etienne Marcoux stopped 24 shots for the Armada. --- TIGRES 1 OLYMPIQUES 0 GATINEAU, Que. -- Samuel Blais scored the games only goal at 8:46 of the third period as Victoriaville blanked the Olympiques. Blais goal came by way of power play for the Tigres (17-19-6) while goaltender Francois Tremblay stopped 35 shots for the shutout. 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