1:00 PM ET, November 1, 2009
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis' 16th straight regular-season victory will fit neatly into the Colts' record book.This week's game tapes will show the Colts how imperfect they really are.
Pasquarelli: Surprising Colts
With a little bit of trickery and Joseph Addai's left arm, the Indianapolis Colts pulled out a victory against the physical 49ers, writes Len Pasquarelli. Story
The Colts beat the 49ers on Sunday to win their 16th regular-season game in a row -- tied for the fourth-longest streak in NFL history. In those games, the Colts are beating opponents by more than 12 points per game. Peyton Manning has thrown 32 touchdowns and been intercepted seven times -- while being sacked just 10 times.
|Pts. per game||26.6|
|Manning pass rating||109.5|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• Indianapolis won its 16th straight game and ninth straight at home despite Peyton Manning failing to throw a TD pass. The only pass TD for the Colts came from running back Joseph Addai, and it ended up being the game-winner.
• Reggie Wayne tied a career-high with 12 receptions, and his 147 yards were his fifth highest in a single game in his regular-season career.
• Alex Smith threw for 198 yards with a TD and interception in his first start since Week 10 of the 2007 season.
• Peyton Manning's 48 pass attempts are his second most in a game in which he did not throw a passing touchdown (50 at Jacksonville in 2006).
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Singletary said Staley sprained his right knee and cornerback Nate Clements had a bruised right shoulder. ... Manning had been sacked twice all season coming into Sunday. The 49ers got him three times. ... Colts cornerback Kelvin Hayden left in the third quarter with a knee injury and linebacker Tyjuan Hagler hurt his elbow in the fourth quarter.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.5||5.6|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||1-1||1-5|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||11:28||Frank Gore 64 Yard Run (Joe Nedney Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 70 yds, 0:46
|FG||3:21||Matt Stover 38 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 57 yds, 4:40
|FG||14:55||Matt Stover 33 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 5 plays, 19 yds, 1:17
|TD||0:38||Vernon Davis 8 Yard Pass From Alex Smith (Joe Nedney Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 89 yds, 1:11
|FG||0:06||Matt Stover 31 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 4 plays, 48 yds, 0:32
|FG||9:40||Matt Stover 40 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 11 plays, 52 yds, 5:26
|TD||15:00||Reggie Wayne 22 Yard Pass From Joseph Addai (Peyton Manning Pass to Pierre Garcon For Two-Point Conversion is No Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 70 yds, 3:10