Colts-Raiders Preview Capsule
INDIANAPOLIS (2-5) at OAKLAND (1-5)
Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE - Raiders by 1
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Indianapolis 2-4, Oakland 2-4
SERIES RECORD - Raiders lead 9-7
LAST MEETING - Raiders beat Colts 33-25, Dec. 24, 2016
LAST WEEK - Colts beat Bills 37-5; Raiders had bye, lost 27-3 to Seahawks on Oct. 14
AP PRO32 RANKING - Colts No. 27, Raiders No. 32
COLTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (17), RUSH (22), PASS (13).
COLTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (21), RUSH (17), PASS (19).
RAIDERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (15), RUSH (25), PASS (10).
RAIDERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (27), PASS (22).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Colts won four of five in series but lost last meeting in 2016. ... Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck seeks fifth straight game with at least three TD passes. Only Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, Steve Young, Dan Marino, Bobby Layne have done that. ... Luck has 15 TDs in past four games. ... ... Opponents have sacked Luck one time in last 125 passing attempts. ... Colts seeking first back-to-back wins since November 2016, with bye week in between. They haven't won in consecutive weeks since final two weeks of 2015 season. ... ... K Adam Vinatieri needs five points to break Morten Andersen's NFL career scoring record (2,544 points) but injured groin could keep him out of action. ... Colts rookie LB Darius Leonard had 17 tackles, fumble recovery last week. He has at least eight tackles in all six games he's played. ... Colts RB Marlon Mack had 159 yards from scrimmage, two TDs last week. ... Indianapolis S Mike Mitchell had interception, forced fumble, two passes defensed last week in second game with team. ... Colts lead NFL with 50 percent conversion rate on third down. Oakland has third-worst defense on third down at 46.1 percent. ... Raiders QB Derek Carr threw for 232 yards, three TDs in only game vs. Colts before breaking leg in fourth quarter. ... Oakland traded WR Amari Cooper to Dallas this week. ... New Raiders K Daniel Carlson missed all three FG attempts in Week 2 for Minnesota. ... Oakland is last in NFL with seven sacks. ... Fantasy tip: With Marshawn Lynch sidelined, RB Doug Martin expected to pick up load for Raiders. Martin has averaged 3.0 yards per carry in last three seasons. But Jalen Richard is receiving threat with 31 catches and could get more chances as runner.
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