COLTS – BRONCOS IN-GAME UPDATES
END OF GAME: COLTS 27, DENVER 13
The Colts beat the Broncos, 27-13, to improve to 2-1 on the season. The Colts return to action next Sunday at Jacksonville. Kickoff is scheduled for 4:05 p.m.**
FOURTH QUARTER (0:23 remaining)
The Colts punt the ball back to Denver after rushing three straight times to get Denver to use all of their timeouts. Denver has the ball at their own 47-yard line. **
FOURTH QUARTER (1:37 remaining)
The Broncos go for it on fourth down in the red zone and Kelvin Hayden breaks up the pass in the end zone as the Colts take possession of the ball. Denver drove into the Colts' red zone five times today and came away with no touchdowns.**
FOURTH QUARTER (4:26 remaining)
The Colts strike again to push their advantage to two touchdowns. After Denver failed to convert on fourth down, the Colts offense went 88 yards in nine plays as Peyton Manning hit Austin Collie for a 23-yard touchdown. **COLTS 27, Denver 13
FOURTH QUARTER (8:42 remaining)
The Broncos drive deep into Colts' territory, but go for it on fourth down and an incomplete pass gives the ball back to the Colts. The Colts have the ball at their own 12-yard line.**
FOURTH QUARTER (14:48 remaining)
The Colts offense is forced to punt and Denver takes possession at their own 28-yard line.**
THIRD QUARTER (2:24 remaining)
Denver drives into Colts' territory courtesty of a 61-yard pass from Kyle Orton to Brandon Lloyd, but the Colts' defense stiffens in the red zone and the Broncos settle for a 34-yard Matt Prater field goal. **COLTS 20, Denver 13
THIRD QUARTER (4:51 remaining)
The Colts offense drives down the field on Denver and WR-Blair White hauls in a nine-yard pass from QB-Peyton Manning to extend the Colts lead. **COLTS 20, Denver 10
THIRD QUARTER (9:41 remaining)
The Colts' defense forces three straight incompletions for a three-and-out and the Colts take possession at their own 21-yard line.
**THIRD QUARTER (9:59 remaining)
* The Colts go three-and-out and Denver has the ball at its own 28-yard line.*
THIRD QUARTER (11:40 remaining)
The Broncos score their first touchdown of the game as Kyle Orton hits Brandon Lloyd for a 48-yard touchdown pass. **COLTS 13, Denver 10
THIRD QUARTER (15:00 remaining)
The Broncos get the ball to start the second half and will start at their own 20-yard line.**
Colts lead 13-3 at halftime.
Here's a look at the Colts' statistical leaders at halftime.
Manning 12-23 for 134 yards and one touchdown.
Collie 4-27, 1 touchdownSECOND QUARTER (0:12 remaining)The Broncos get on the board as K-Matt Prater hits a 25-yard field goal. COLTS 13, Denver 3 SECOND QUARTER (1:49 remaining)The Colts punt the ball back to Denver. The Broncos have the ball at their own 39-yard line.SECOND QUARTER (4:26 remaining)
Denver drives to the Colts' three-yard line and has a 1st-and-Goal, but the Colts defense stuffs Denver on three runs and has an incompletion as the Broncos come away with no points.
SECOND QUARTER (10:37 remaining)
The Colts score the first touchdown of the game as Peyton Manning connects with Austin Collie for a five-yard touchdown. **COLTS 13, Denver 0
SECOND QUARTER (13:37 remaining)
The Colts defense forces a turnover as DB-Jacob Lacey steps in front of a Kyle Orton pass and returns it 44-yards to the Denver 31-yard line.**
FIRST QUARTER (1:38 remaining)
The Colts capitalize on Denver's turnover extending their lead with a 33-yard Adam Vinatieri field goal. **COLTS 6, Denver 0
FIRST QUARTER (2:31 remaining)
Denver forces a Colts punt, but the Broncos muff the punt and the Colts recover the muff at the 14-yard line.
**FIRST QUARTER (4:51 remaining)
Denver gets one first down, but the Colts defense stands firm from there, forcing another Denver punt. Manning and the offense will start their third possession at their own 10-yard line.
FIRST QUARTER (7:35 remaining)
The Colts get on the board first as Adam Vinatieri hits a 38-yard field goal. The Colts got into Denver territory thanks to a 31-yard completion from Peyton Manning to Reggie Wayne. **COLTS 3, DENVER 0
FIRST QUARTER (10:46 remaining)
Denver goes three-and-out on their first drive and the Colts take possession at their own 36-yard line.**
FIRST QUARTER (11:33 remaining)
The Colts' drive stalls in Denver territory and the Broncos will have the ball at their own 20-yard line to start their opening drive.
**FIRST QUARTER (15:00 remaining)
The Colts won the coin toss and will receive the kickoff to open the game.
• 38-yard field goal by K-Adam Vinatieri (Drive summary: 8 plays, 44 yards, 3:11 seconds) COLTS 3, Denver 0• 33-yard field goal by K-Adam Vinatieri (Drive summary: 4 plays, -1 yards, 0:53 seconds) COLTS 6, Denver 0• 5-yard touchdown pass by QB-Peyton Manning to WR-Austin Collie (Drive summary: 7 plays, 26 yards, 3:00 seconds) COLTS 13, Denver 0• 25-yard field goal by K-Matt Prater (Drive summary: 11 plays, 54 yards, 1:37 seconds) COLTS 13, Denver 3• 48-yard touchdown pass by QB-Kyle Orton to WR-Brandon Lloyd (Drive summary: 6 plays, 80 yards, 3:20 seconds) COLTS 13, Denver 10• 9-yard touchdown pass by QB-Peyton Manning to WR-Blair White (Drive summary: 10 plays, 79 yards, 4:40 seconds) COLTS 20, Denver 10• 34-yard field goal by K-Matt Prater (Drive summary: 6 plays, 64 yards, 2:27 seconds) COLTS 20, Denver 13• 23-yard touchdown pass by QB-Peyton Manning to WR-Austin Collie (Drive summary: 9 plays, 88 yards, 4:16 seconds) COLTS 27, Denver 13
PRE-GAMEKickoff is scheduled for 4:15 p.m. ET.
The following Colts are inactive today and will not play… WR-Pierre Garcon, WR-Anthony Gonzalez, OT-Charlie Johnson, DB-Brandon King, DE-Ricardo Mathews, OG-Jacques McClendon, DB-Bob Sanders and LB-Clint Session.