Colts at Titans Week 8 Capsule

COLTS TITANS
SERIES LEADER 20-12  
STREAKS Past 5  
COACHES VS. OPP. Caldwell: 4-0 Munchak: 0-0
LAST WEEK L 62-7 at Saints L 41-7 vs. Texans
LAST GAME 1/2/11: Titans 20 at Colts 23. Indianapolis K Adam Vinatieri kicks game-winning 43-yard FG as time expires. Colts QB Peyton Manning passes for 264 yards & 2 TDs in win.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/9/10: Colts 30, Titans 28. Manning passes for 311 yards & 2 TDs, both to WR Pierre Garcon, as Indianapolis wins on Thursday night.
BROADCAST CBS (12:00 PM CT): Kevin Harlan, Solomon Wilcots.  SIRIUS: 117 (Ind.), 85 (Ten.).  XM: 229 (Ten.).

 

STATS

PASSING Painter: 65-119-873-5-2-85.2 Hasselbeck: 131-211-1,518-10-6-87.7
RUSHING Carter (R): 65-259-4.0-2 C. Johnson: 93-268-2.9-1
RECEIVING Garcon: 30-503 (3C)-16.8-4 Washington: 29-399-13.8-1
OFFENSE 280.0 307.2
TAKE/GIVE -5 0
DEFENSE 416.0 358.0
SACKS Freeney: 4.5 Klug, Morgan: 2
INTs 3 tied: 1 McCourty: 2
PUNTING McAfee: 48.2 Kern: 42.3
KICKING Vinatieri: 39 (12/12 PAT; 9/12 FG) Bironas: 34 (13/13 PAT; 7/9 FG)

NOTES

COLTS:  Seek 6th consecutive win against Titans…Since realignment in ’02, Colts have 42-13 (.764) record vs. AFC South…In 4 career starts, QB CURTIS PAINTER has completed 60 of 108 passes (55.6 pct.) for 813 yards with 5 TDs vs. 2 INTs & 87.5 passer rating…RB JOSEPH ADDAI has 3 rush TDs in past 3 vs. Ten. Rookie RB DELONE CARTER (4th round, No. 119) had career-high 89 rush yards last week. Carter has rush TD in 2 of past 3 games…WR REGGIE WAYNE (817) needs 3 receptions to surpass Pro Football HOFer STEVE LARGENT (819) for 20th-most catches all-time. WR PIERRE GARCON is averaging 102.3 rec. yards per game in past 3 games vs. Titans (307 total). Has 3 TD catches in past 2 against Ten…WR AUSTIN COLLIE has 3 TD catches in 2 career games vs. Ten…DE DWIGHT FREENEY (98.5) needs 1.5 sacks to become 26th player with 100 career since stat became official in ’82. Freeney has 13 sacks in 16 career games vs. Titans. DE JAMAAL ANDERSON registered 1st sack as Colt last week…LB PAT ANGERER leads team with 79 tackles…TITANS:  Dating back to 12/19/10, club has won 3 of past 4 at LP Field…QB MATT HASSELBECK has 90+ passer rating in 4 of 6 games this season. In only start vs. Colts (w/ Seahawks on 12/24/05) Hasselbeck completed 17 of 21 passes (81 pct.) for 168 yards with 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 131.7 passer rating…RB CHRIS JOHNSON has 100+ rush yards in 2 of past 3 vs. Colts (113, 111). Johnson (35) needs 2 rush TDs to surpass STEVE MC NAIR for 3rd-most rush TDs in franchise history (EARL CAMPBELL, 73; EDDIE GEORGE, 64). Johnson (4,866) needs 134 rush yards to reach 5,000 career. Tied season-best with 6 rec. last week…WR NATE WASHINGTON has 90+ rec. yards in 2 of 3 home games this season…TE JARED COOK is averaging 17.7 yards per catch this season (13 rec., 230 yards). Cook has TD catch in 2 of past 3…CB JASON MC COURTY leads team in tackles (51) & INTs (2) in 2011.


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