Pittsburgh 23, Colts 20
FOURTH QUARTER UPDATE
Colts scored on a six yard run by Joseph Addai. 20-20.
THIRD QUARTER UPDATE
Pittsburgh missed a field goal in the only scoring chance of the quarter. Indianapolis leads heading into the final quarter, 13-10.
SECOND QUARTER UPDATE
Indianapolis produced a takeaway on a third straight possession with an interception by DB-Joe Lefeged. Lefeged returned the interception 25 yards to give the Colts possession at the Pittsburgh 12. Vinatieri hit a 25-yard attempt to close scoring in the half.
DE-Jamaal Anderson scored on a 47-yard fumble return off a sack by DE-Dwight Freeney of Pittsburgh QB-Ben Roethlisberger. Indianapolis tied the game, 10-10, with their points coming off takeaways. It was an 11-yard sack by Freeney.
DE-Robert Mathis had a sack-fumble-recovery at mid-field on third down to stop a Steelers drive in a 10-0 game. The Colts used the drive to cut the margin to 10-3 on a 21-yard field goal by Adam Vinatieri.
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FIRST QUARTER UPDATE
Pittsburgh won the coin toss and elected to receive. Indianapolis will defend the north goal.
COLTS PRE-GAME REPORT
Colts inactive players today:
QB-Kerry Collins opens for Peyton Manning
OG-Mike Pollak for Ryan Diem
DT-Eric Foster for Fili Moala
LB-Pat Angerer opens for Gary Brackett
LB-Philip Wheeler for Pat Angerer
DB-David Caldwell for Melvin Bullitt
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