Browns at Colts Week 2 NFL Capsule

CLEVELAND BROWNS (0-1) AT INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (0-1)

SERIES

BROWNS COLTS
SERIES LEADER 13-12  
STREAKS   Past 5
COACHES VS. OPP. Shurmur: 0-0 Caldwell: 0-0
LAST WEEK L 27-17 vs. Bengals L 34-7 at Texans
LAST GAME 11/30/08: Colts 10 at Browns 6. In addition to game-high 2 sacks, Indianapolis DE Robert Mathis also scores game’s lone TD in 4th quarter on 37-yard fumble return.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/25/05: Colts 13, Browns 6. Indianapolis RB Edgerrin James scores 2-yard rushing TD in 1st quarter & K Mike Vanderjagt adds 7 points (2 FG, PAT).
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Marv Albert, Rich Gannon. SIRIUS: 106 (Cle.), 92 (Ind.). XM: 225 (Ind.).

 

STATS

PASSING McCoy: 19-40-213-2-1-70.1 Collins: 16-31-197-1-0-82.3
RUSHING Hillis: 17-57-3.4-0 Addai: 8-39-4.9-0
RECEIVING Hillis (RB): 6-30-5.0-0 Wayne: 7-106-15.1-1
OFFENSE 285.0 236.0
TAKE/GIVE -1 +1
DEFENSE 294.0 384.0
SACKS D. Jackson: 2 (T2L) Mathis: 1
INTs Brackett, Bullitt: 1 (T2L)
PUNTING Maynard (Chi. ’10): 40.1 McAfee: 46.8
KICKING Dawson: 5 (2/2 PAT; 1/1 FG) Vinatieri: 1 (1/1 PAT; 0/1 FG)

NOTES

BROWNS:  QB COLT MC COY tied career-high with 2 TD passes last week. McCoy has 92.7 passer rating in 4 career starts on road…Since ’10, RB PEYTON HILLIS is tied for 2nd among NFL RBs with 67 receptions (LE SEAN MC COY, 80; RAY RICE, 67)…TE BENJAMIN WATSON (2,910) needs 90 rec. yards to reach 3,000 career. TE EVAN MOORE recorded 2nd career TD reception last week…For career, WR MOHAMED MASSAQUOI averages 16.2 yards per catch (73 rec., 1,184 yards). Massaquoi had 56-yard reception last week, 2nd longest of career (59 yards on 11/22/09)…LB D’QWELL JACKSON had career-high 2 sacks vs. Bengals…CB JOE HADEN had career-best 5 passes defensed vs. Cin…Rookies DT PHIL TAYLOR (1st round, No. 21) & DE JABAAL SHEARD (2nd round, No. 37) both started in NFL debuts last week…KR-WR JOSHUA CRIBBS (7,954) needs 6 KR yards to surpass DESMOND HOWARD (7,959) for 7th most KR yards all-time…COLTS: Have won 7 of past 8 home openers…Colts have 13-3 (.812) record at home under head coach JIM CALDWELLQB KERRY COLLINS (40,638) surpassed HOFer JOE MONTANA (40,551) for 10th most passing yards all-time last week. For career, Collins is 2-1 as starter vs. Browns & has 6 TDs vs. 3 INTs & 84.6 passer rating. Had 82.3 passer rating with 1 TD vs. 0 INTs in Colts debut vs. Houston…Colts are 8-2 when RB JOSEPH ADDAI has 90+ rushing yards…WR REGGIE WAYNE (794) needs 6 receptions to reach 800 career. Posted 36th game with 100+ rec. yards last week & Colts are 26-10 (.722) in such games. In last meeting vs. Browns at home (9/25/05), Wayne had 6 catches for 97 yards (16.2 avg.)…TE DALLAS CLARK (397) needs 3 receptions to reach 400 career…LB GARY BRACKETT posted 7th career INT last week. LB PAT ANGERER led team with 13 tackles against Texans…DE DWIGHT FREENEY has 6 sacks in 4 career games vs. Browns. DE ROBERT MATHIS has 3 sacks in past 2 against Cle. Mathis posted 75th career sack last week vs. Texans…S MELVIN BULLITT posted 7th career INT last week.

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