Where Do The Colts Rank? Week 8

Intro: Take a weekly look at where the standout Indianapolis Colts units and individual players rank among their AFC and NFL peers.

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INDIANAPOLIS —Here's your weekly look at where the standout Indianapolis Colts units and individual players rank among their AFC and NFL peers:Special teams:

  • Ranks fourth in the AFC and sixth in the NFL in kickoff return average
  • Ranks third in the AFC and fourth in the NFL in net punting average
  • Ranks fifth in the AFC and 10th in the NFL in field goal percentage
  • Ranks first in the AFC and fifth in the NFL in punt return average allowed
  • Ranks third in the AFC and in the NFL in kickoff return average allowed
  • Ranks fourth in the AFC and eighth in the NFL in average kickoff starting field position (25.0)**

Wide receiver/returner Quan Bray**

  • Has the most kickoff return yards in a game in the NFL this season (157 at Tennessee, 10/16)
  • Ranks fourth in the AFC and seventh in the NFL in kickoff return average (24.6 yards)Running back Robert Turbin
  • Leads the NFL in third-and-one rushing conversions (7-of-7; 100 percent)Tight end Jack Doyle
  • Ranks tied for 14th in the AFC in receptions (30)Wide receiver T.Y. Hilton
  • Ranks fifth in the AFC and sixth in the NFL in receiving yards (512)
  • Ranks tied for sixth in the AFC and tied for 15th in the NFL in third-down receiving (10 receptions)
  • Ranks 11th in the AFC and 19th in the NFL in yards from scrimmage (512)Punter/kickoff specialist Rigoberto Sanchez
  • Ranks tied for eighth in the AFC and tied for 14th in the NFL in touchbacks on kickoffs (20)
  • Ranks third in the AFC and fourth in the NFL in punting net average (44.6)Running back Frank Gore
  • Ranks 20th in the AFC and 39th in the NFL in yards from scrimmage (422)Safety Malik Hooker
  • Ranks tied for third in the AFC and in the NFL in interceptions (3)Cornerback Rashaan Melvin
  • Ranks tied for seventh in the AFC and 12th in the NFL in interceptions (2)Outside linebacker John Simon
  • Ranks tied for 22nd in the AFC and 44th in the NFL in sacks (3.0)Quarterback Jacoby Brissett
  • Ranks tied for first in the AFC and tied for second in the NFL in fumble recoveries (4)
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