NFL Capsule: Browns at Colts

NFL Capsule: Browns at Colts
October 18, 2012, 2:00 pm
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CLEVELAND (1-5) At INDIANAPOLIS (2-3)

Sunday, 1 p.m., CBS

OPENING LINE - Colts by 3

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Cleveland 3-2-1; Indianapolis 2-3

SERIES RECORD - Browns lead 16-14

AP PRO32 RANKING - Browns No. 30; Colts No. 26

LAST MEETING - Browns beat Colts 27-19, Sept. 18, 2011

LAST WEEK - Browns beat Bengals 34-24; Colts lost to Jets 35-9

BROWNS OFFENSE - OVERALL (25), RUSH (27T), PASS (16)

BROWNS DEFENSE - OVERALL (30), RUSH (25), PASS (30)

COLTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (13), RUSH (26), PASS (9)

COLTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (17), RUSH (29), PASS (3)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Colts have won five of last six meetings vs. Browns. ... Indy coach Chuck Pagano and interim coach Bruce Arians were both on Browns staff from 2001-03. ... Reggie Wayne has 41 receptions, sixth in NFL, and 523 yards, third in NFL, despite already having bye week. Wayne needs one TD to pass Edgerrin James (75) for third in franchise history and four points to pass James (458) for No. 7 on franchise list. ... Andrew Luck first rookie quarterback in league history to top 1,200 yards and win two games in first four games and needs one more 300-yard game to become franchise's second rookie quarterback to have four 300-yard passing games in season, joining Peyton Manning. ... Indy DE Dwight Freeney has seven sacks vs. Browns, most of any team outside AFC South. ... Colts K Adam Vinatieri needs 10 points to reach 1,800 in career. ... Browns have lost 10 straight road games, dating to last season's win in Indy. ... Cleveland playing for first time since sale of team became official Tuesday - first time since new owner said Mike Holmgren would be out as team president. ... Browns haven't won two straight in series since 1988 when won playoff game in January and regular-season game in September. ... Cleveland playing third road game in four weeks. ... Browns LT Joe Thomas has not missed offensive play since being drafted No. 3 overall in 2007. ... QB Brandon Weeden set franchise rookie record with 322 yards passing in win vs. Bengals. Weeden and Luck rank first and second among NFL rookies in yards passing. ... Cleveland third in NFL in interceptions (10). ... RB Trent Richardson first Browns rookie to score TD in each of first four games.

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