This was a great game, but when OLB Robert Mathis of the Indianapolis Colts recovered a Marcus Mariota fumble and returned it 14 yards for a TD with 1:47 left in the game to give the Colts a 34-23 lead…..it broke the Titans’ will! QB Andrew Luck was outstanding in this game as he completed 27 of 39 passes (69.2%) for 353 yards with 3 TD passes and 0 INTs. He also carried the ball 5 times for 17 yards (3.4 ypc) in this game. Frank Gore led the way on the ground for the Colts in this game with 61 yards rushing on 17 carries (3.6 ypc). He also caught 5 passes for 22 yards (4.4 avg) with 1 TD grab in this game. Robert Turbin pitched in with 2 carries for 3 yards (1.5 ypc) and he also caught 1 pass for 19 yards in this game. WR T.Y. Hilton led the way in the passing game for the Colts with 7 grabs for 133 yards (19.0 avg) with 1 TD grab. TEs Jack Doyle (9 rec, 78 yards, TD grab) and Erik Swoope (2 rec, 51 yards) also pitched in for the Colts in this game. The Indianapolis Colts finished up with 81 yards rushing on 24 carries (3.4 ypc). They also completed 27 of 39 passes (69.2%) for 341 yards with 3 TD passes and 0 INTs (123.1 QB Rating). They had possession of the ball for 32:30 of this game.
LB D’Qwell Jackson (9 tackles, 1 pass defensed and 1 QB hit) and safety Mike Adams (8 tackles) led the way for the Colts on D in this game. OLB Robert Mathis had 2 tackles and a fumble recovery that he returned 14 yards for a TD! The Colts had three sacks as a team on the day! The Titans finished up with 124 yards rushing on 28 carries (4.4 ypc) with 1 TD run. They also completed 22 of 37 passes (59.5%) for 207 yards with 2 TD passes and 0 INTs (95.8 QB Rating). The Colts are now 3-4 on the year.