1:00 PM ET, October 12, 2008
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
Manning-Harrison combo links up for 2 TDs as Colts breeze by Ravens
INDIANAPOLIS -- It looked like old times in Indianapolis on Sunday.Peyton Manning was in control and Marvin Harrison was catching touchdowns while the defense pressured the quarterback and forced turnovers. Heck, the Colts even won a home game for the first time since December 2007.
• The Colts won for the first time at Lucas Oil Stadium after dropping their first two regular-season games there as well as a pair of preseason games.
• Marvin Harrison's first touchdown enabled him to tie Walter Payton (125) for 10th on the league's all-time TD list and his second put him in a tie with Jim Brown (126) for ninth.
• The Colts won their 13th consecutive game in October and improved to 6-0 against the Ravens under Tony Dungy (including playoffs).
-- ESPN research
Harrison's two TD receptions gave him 126 in his career, moving him past Walter Payton and into 10th on the league's career list. ... The Ravens have lost six straight to the Colts, who called Baltimore home for more than three decades before moving to Indy. ... Running back Willis McGahee and guard Marshal Yanda both left the game in the fourth quarter, but Harbaugh had no update on their condition. ... Indy won in its third regular-season home game at Lucas Oil Stadium, with the sun shining down on the field for the first time ever. It also took the Colts three tries to win their first game at the RCA Dome.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.3||5.6|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||0-3||2-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||9:52||Marvin Harrison, 67 yd pass from Peyton Manning (Adam Vinatieri kick is good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 79 yds, 1:36
|TD||2:49||Reggie Wayne, 22 yd pass from Peyton Manning (Adam Vinatieri kick is good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 61 yds, 4:55
|FG||0:42||Adam Vinatieri 37 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 4 plays, 9 yds, 1:13
|TD||1:52||Marvin Harrison, 5 yd pass from Peyton Manning (Adam Vinatieri kick is good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 52 yds, 1:58
|TD||9:27||Dominic Rhodes, 1 yd run (Adam Vinatieri kick is good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 80 yds, 5:35
|FG||1:19||Matt Stover 37 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 15 plays, 62 yds, 8:10