The Indianapolis Colts will play on Monday Night Football against an NFC East opponent for the second time this season, as they go against the New York Giants (3-4) at MetLife Stadium. Kickoff is set for 8:30 p.m. on ESPN.
The Colts hold an 8-6 advantage in the all-time head-to-head series and have won three out of the last four matchups, including the past two on the road. In the most recent game between the teams on Sept. 19, 2010, wide receiver Reggie Wayne caught seven passes for 96 yards and a touchdown in a 38-14 home victory.
Last week, Indianapolis fell to the Pittsburgh Steelers, 51-34. Quarterback Andrew Luck registered his sixth consecutive 300-yard passing game (400), which set a new franchise record and currently ranks tied for fourth in NFL history. Widereceiver T.Y. Hilton led the team with six receptions for 155 yards and a touchdown, recording his third straight game with 100-plus receiving yards. Wide receiver Donte Moncrief posted career highs in catches (seven) and receiving yards (113)and scored his first career touchdown.
New York lost its last two games against division opponents prior to entering the bye week last week. For the season, quarterback Eli Manning has completed 146-of-225 passes for 1,573 yards, 14 touchdowns, five interceptions and a 96.7 passer rating. Tight ends Larry Donnell and Daniel Fells have each scored a career-high four touchdowns this season.