Indianapolis Falls 17-16 to Jets - Recap
|Indianapolis Falls 17-16 to Jets - Recap|
LaDainian Tomlinson scored twice as New York earned a 17-16 win over Indianapolis in football action on Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Jets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 44.5.
Mark Sanchez completed 18 of 31 pass attempts for 189 yards and 0 TDs for the Jets in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Colts defense.
Joseph Addai rushed for 60 yards for Indianapolis, while Dominic Rhodes added 33 yards. Peyton Manning threw for 225 yards for the Colts, while receivers Pierre Garcon and Blair White had 112 and 54 yards respectively.
Indianapolis lost the offensive yardage battle to New York 353-312 yards in Saturday's game. New York had more first downs as that total ended up 23-16.
Indianapolis lost the time of possession battle 33:07/26:53, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.