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Where Do The Colts Rank? Week 8 (2018)

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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 heading into Week 8 of the 2018 season:

Colts Offense

- Second in the NFL in sacks allowed per pass attempt (3.21 percent)

- Tied for first in the NFL in third-down conversion percentage (50.0)

- Ninth in the NFL in red zone percentage (64.29)

- Tied for ninth in the NFL in goal-to-go percentage (75.00)

- Seventh in the NFL in points scored (189)

- 10th in the NFL in points per game (27.0)

- First in the NFL in third-down conversions (51)

- Tied for fifth in the NFL in fewest sacks allowed (10)

- Second in the NFL in total receptions by tight ends (52)

Quarterback Andrew Luck

- First in the NFL in passing attempts (311)

- Second in the NFL and first in the AFC in completions (203)

- 10th in the NFL and fifth in the AFC in passing yards (1,948)

- Second in the NFL in passing touchdowns (20)

- Fifth in the NFL and third in the AFC in passing touchdown percentage (6.4)

- Fourth in the AFC in fourth-quarter passer rating (103.6)

- Sixth in the AFC in completion percentage (65.3)

- Fifth in the AFC in interception percentage (2.6)

- Fifth in the AFC in quarterback rating (93.3)

- Most passing yards in a single game among AFC quarterbacks this season (464, Week 4 against Texans)

- Longest active streak in NFL of three or more touchdown passes (four games)

- Longest active streak in NFL with at least one passing touchdwn (30 games)

- Tied for fourth in the NFL in first-down throws (104)

Running back Nyheim Hines

- Fourth among NFL rookies in first downs (25)

- Seventh among NFL rookies in scoring by non-kickers (18)

- Second among NFL rookies and fifth among NFL running backs in receptions (32)

- Tied for first in the NFL in third-and-one rushing percentage (100)

- Tied for fifth among NFL rookies in touchdowns (3)

- Tied for second among NFL rookies in receiving touchdowns (2)

- Seventh among NFL rookies in yards from scrimmage (340)

Tight end Eric Ebron

- Tied for ninth in the NFL, first among NFL tight ends and tied for sixth in the AFC in scoring by non-kickers (36)

- Tied for sixth in the NFL, first among NFL tight ends and tied for second in the AFC in third-down receptions (13)

- Sixth among NFL tight ends in receiving yards (357)

- Tied for third among NFL tight ends in receptions (33)

- Second in the NFL and first among NFL tight ends in touchdown receptions (6)

Wide receiver T.Y. Hilton

- Tied for 10th in the NFL and tied for fourth in the AFC in third-down receptions (12)

Running back Jordan Wilkins

- Seventh among NFL rookies in rushing yards (221)

Tight end Jack Doyle

- First among NFL tight ends and ninth in the NFL in highest catch percentage since 2013 (75.9)

Tight end Erik Swoope

- Third among NFL tight ends in touchdown receptions (3)

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Colts Defense

- 10th in the NFL in average rushing yards allowed per play (4.02)

- Eighth in the NFL in interception percentage (3.49)

- 10th in the NFL in sacks per pass attempt (8.14 percent)

- Eighth in the NFL in red zone percentage allowed (45.8)

- Tied for fourth in the NFL in most opponent negative plays (51)

- Tied for third in the NFL in takeaways (15)

- Tied for fifth in the NFL in defensive fumble recoveries (6)

- Eighth in the NFL in forced fumbles (8)

- Tied for sixth in the NFL in interceptions (9)

- Third in the NFL in tackles for loss (43)

- Tied for fourth in the NFL in sacks (21)

Linebacker Darius Leonard

- Tied for second in the NFL in defensive fumble recoveries (2)

- Tied for eighth in the NFL and tied for fourth in the AFC in total fumble recoveries (2)

- Second among NFL rookies in sacks (4.0)

- First in the NFL in total tackles (79)

- First in the NFL in solo tackles (54)

Defensive end Kemoko Turay

- Fourth among NFL rookies in sacks (3.0)

Cornerback Kenny Moore II

- Tied for 11th in the NFL and tied for fourth in the AFC in interceptions (2)

Defensive tackle Margus Hunt

- Tied for second in the NFL in tackles for loss (10.0)

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Colts Special Teams

- Sixth in the NFL in punt return average (11.8)

- Third in the NFL in punt return average allowed (5.0)

- Fourth in the NFL in kickoff return average allowed (18.9)

Kicker Adam Vinatieri

- Tied for 11th in the NFL and sixth in the AFC in scoring by kickers (53)

Punter Rigoberto Sanchez

- Third in the NFL and first in the AFC in net average punting (43.1)

- 10th in the NFL and fifth in the AFC in punting average (46.0)

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