Cincinnati vs Indianapolis Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 30-28
Indianapolis was unable to contain Cedric Peerman on Thursday and the result was a 30-28 P4 loss against the Bengals.
The Bengals won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 6.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Jordan Palmer completed 10 of 14 pass attempts for 114 yards and 2 TDs for the Bengals in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Allen Patrick rushed for 33 yards for Indianapolis, while Javarris James added 32 yards. Tom Brandstater threw for 178 yards for the Colts, while receivers Blair White and Brandon James had 132 and 56 yards respectively.
Cincinnati outgained Indianapolis 394-370 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-11 by the Colts.
Cincinnati led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:13/28:47 split in that important category.
Cincinnati heads into a Week 1 battle against the Patriots. Indianapolis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.