8:20 PM ET, December 9, 2010
LP Field, Nashville, TN
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Peyton Manning wants people to quit worrying about him. He's just fine, thank you very much.Manning threw for 319 yards and two touchdowns, and the Indianapolis Colts snapped their three-game skid by beating the Tennessee Titans 30-28 on Thursday night to stay just a half-game back in the AFC South.
Same Old, Same Old
Peyton Manning extended his own NFL record Thursday by throwing his 25th TD of the season, giving him 13 years of 25 or more TDs.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
• Peyton Manning recorded his 63rd career 300-yard game, which ties Dan Marino for the most in NFL history.
• It's the seventh time Manning has thrown for 300 yards without an interception this season, most in the NFL, but the Colts are 3-4 in those games.
• The Titans lost their sixth straight game after starting the season 5-2.
• Chris Johnson had 111 rushing yards and a touchdown, his seventh 100-yard game of the season and the most in the NFL this season.
• Titans receiver Randy Moss was not targeted for the second time in his career.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
The Colts improved to 12-5 against the Titans with Manning. ... Colts LT Charlie Johnson hurt a shoulder and backup guard Jamey Richards also hurt a hip. They did not play in the second half. ... Titans DT Jovan Haye had a stinger in the first half. ... Fisher tied Steve Owen for eighth all-time with 270 games coached with one team. Owen coached with the Giants between 1930 and 1953. ... Collins became the 31st player in NFL history with 200 TD passes.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.9||5.7|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||3-5||4-4|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||2:08||Javarris James 1 Yard Run (Adam Vinatieri Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 68 yds, 5:58
|TD||10:22||Pierre Garcon 1 Yard Pass From Peyton Manning (Adam Vinatieri Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 59 yds, 4:33
|TD||2:30||Pierre Garcon 19 Yard Pass From Peyton Manning (Adam Vinatieri Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 19 yds, 0:08
|TD||0:54||Chris Johnson 1 Yard Run (Rob Bironas Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 55 yds, 1:36
|TD||11:14||Craig Stevens 7 Yard Pass From Kerry Collins (Rob Bironas Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 62 yds, 3:51
|FG||7:27||Adam Vinatieri 21 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 77 yds, 3:47
|FG||12:59||Adam Vinatieri 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 16 plays, 64 yds, 7:52
|TD||8:06||Bo Scaife 4 Yard Pass From Kerry Collins (Rob Bironas Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 66 yds, 4:56
|FG||3:00||Adam Vinatieri 47 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 6 plays, 46 yds, 1:12
|TD||0:04||Bo Scaife 2 Yard Pass From Kerry Collins (Rob Bironas Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 14 plays, 77 yds, 2:55
Peyton Manning threw 2 TD vs the Titans and now has 29 pass TD in his career against the franchise. He passes Boomer Esiason for the 2nd-most pass TD vs the Titans/Oilers franchise, and trails only Ken Anderson (32).32[+]
Chris Johnson had been shut down in his previous 2 games entering Thursday. He was held to 74 total yards in those 2 weeks. Thursday Johnson returned to all-pro form rushing for 111 yards and a touchdown and catching 8 passes for 68 yards.[+]
Remember The Titan - Chris Johnson Last 3 Games
ESPN Stats & Information