Indianapolis at Detroit Week 13 Capsule

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (7-4) AT DETROIT LIONS (4-7)

SERIES

COLTS LIONS
SERIES LEADER 20-18-2  
STREAKS 5 of past 7  
COACHES VS. OPP. Arians: 0-0 Schwartz: 0-0
LAST WEEK W 20-13 vs. Bills L 34-31 (OT) vs. Texans
LAST GAME 12/14/08: Lions 21 at Colts 31. Indianapolis RB Dominic Rhodes has 2 TD runs while TE Dallas Clark (142) & WR Reggie Wayne (104) each record 100 receiving yards.
LAST GAME AT SITE 11/25/04: Colts 41, Lions 9. Indianapolis QB Peyton Manning registers 6 TD passes, 3 each to WR Marvin Harrison & WR Brandon Stokley. Colts defense forces 5 TOs (4 FR, 1 INT).
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts. SIRIUS: 125 (Ind.), 136 (Det.). XM: 230 (Det.). 

STATS

PASSING Luck (R): 255-449-3,205 (3C)-13-13-76.7 Stafford: 296-488-3,429 (1L)-14-10-82.9
RUSHING Ballard (R): 118-427-3.6-0 Leshoure: 136-534-3.9-6
RECEIVING Wayne: 84 (1L)-1,105 (1C)-13.2-3 Johnson: 73-1,257 (1L)-17.2-4
OFFENSE 386.0 412.9 (1C)
TAKE/GIVE -14 -7
DEFENSE 355.0 343.8
SACKS Mathis: 7 Avril: 7.5
INTs Butler: 2 Houston: 2
PUNTING McAfee: 48.1 Harris: 40.4
KICKING Vinatieri: 84 (21/21 PAT; 21/28 FG) Hanson: 91 (28/28 PAT; 21/24 FG)

NOTES

COLTS: QB ANDREW LUCK’s 7 wins are tied for most by rookie QB who was drafted No. 1 overall since 1970 merger (SAM BRADFORD, 2010). Luck has passed for 3,205 yards, most by rookie QB in NFL history through his team’s 1st 11 games. Has 5 300-yard passing games, most by rookie all-time. Leads AFC QBs in rush yards (183) & rush TDs (5)…For career, RB DONALD BROWN averages 5 yards per carry on road against NFC…WR REGGIE WAYNE (1,105) needs 95 receiving yards to reach 1,200 for 6th time in career. Wayne (946) needs 6 receptions to surpass ANDRE REED (951) for 10th-most in NFL annals. Had 7 catches for 104 yards in last game vs. Det. WR T.Y. HILTON has 4 TDs in past 2 games (3 TD receptions, 1 PR-TD). Has 3 100-yard receiving games, most among NFL rookies…LB ROBERT MATHIS has 7 sacks in 7 games in ’12. Has 5 sacks in past 4 vs. NFC. LB JERRELL FREEMAN leads team with 101 tackles…S TOM ZBIKOWSKI posted 1st INT of season last week…LIONS: In past 2 seasons, QB MATTHEW STAFFORD is 5-2 vs. AFC with 2,329 yards (332.7 per game), 17 TDs vs. 1 INT & 106.6 rating. When he has 105+ rating, Lions are 10-0. Had 441 yards last week, his 4th career 400-yard game…RB MIKEL LESHOURE had TD last week & has 5 rush TDs in past 4. RB JOIQUE BELL aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC with rush TD…WR CALVIN JOHNSON aims for 5th consecutive 100-yard game. In past 4, has 32 catches for 619 yards (154.8 per game) & 3 TDs. In past 7 vs. AFC, has 47 catches for 903 yards (129 per game) & 8 TDs. Aims for 7th in row vs. AFC with 100+ rec. yards. In only meeting, had 9 catches for 110 yards & TD (33 yards). Leads NFL with 1,257 rec. yards. Since 2011, has 2,938 rec. yards, most in NFL, & his 108.8 yards per game avg. during span ranks 1st. Since 2008, has 49 rec. TD, most in NFL. Led NFL with 619 rec. yards in November. Since 2010, TE BRANDON PETTIGREW is 3rd among NFL TEs with 208 rec. Rookie WR RYAN BROYLES had career-high 126 yards (6 catches) last week. WR MIKE THOMAS had TD last week…DE CLIFF AVRIL has 3 sacks & FF in past 2. Is 1 of 2 in NFL with 18+ sacks (18.5) & 7+ FFs (7) since 2011. DT NICK FAIRLEY has 3 sacks in past 3 games.


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