Indianapolis vs Oakland Wrap - Indianapolis Wins 31-26
Peyton Manning scorched the Raiders defense for 3 TDs as Indianapolis defeated Oakland 31-26 on Sunday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Indianapolis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 45.5.
Dominic Rhodes rushed for 98 yards, while Joseph Addai added 45 yards in the win. Jacob Tamme and Reggie Wayne added 78 and 40 receiving yards respectively.
Darren McFadden rushed for 45 yards for Oakland, while Michael Bush added 19 yards. Jason Campbell threw for 231 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Zach Miller and Darrius Heyward-Bey had 66 and 40 yards respectively.
Indianapolis outgained Oakland 370-290 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-16 by the Colts.
Indianapolis lost the time of possession battle 30:01/29:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Indianapolis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Titans. The Raiders will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas City.