Kansas City Defeats Indianapolis 28-24 - Recap
Kansas City got 4 passing strikes from Matt Cassel en route to a 28-24 victory over Indianapolis on Sunday in Week 5 action at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Kansas City was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 38.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jackie Battle rushed for 119 yards, while Thomas Jones added 55 yards in the win. Dwayne Bowe and Steve Breaston added 128 and 50 receiving yards respectively.
Donald Brown rushed for 38 yards for Indianapolis, while Delone Carter added 22 yards. Curtis Painter threw for 277 yards for the Colts, while receivers Pierre Garcon and Reggie Wayne had 125 and 77 yards respectively.
Indianapolis was outgained by Kansas City 436-355 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-15 by the Chiefs.
The time of possession battle favored Kansas City as their offense was on the field for 33:07, longer than the 26:53 of their opponents.
Kansas City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raiders. The Colts will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.