GAME BLOG: Raiders beat Colts 31-24

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Trevor Davis (11) runs in for a touchdown in front of Indianapolis Colts safety Khari Willis (37). (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Oakland jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead and led the entire game at Lucas Oil Stadium en route to a 31-24 win over the Colts.

FIRST HALF RECAP

12:50 p.m. - Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton is out of Sunday's game with a quadriceps injury.

The Colts will also be without safety Malik Hooker, linebacker Darius Leonard, defensive lineman Tyquan Lewis, running back Jonathan Williams, offensive lineman Le'Raven Clark and tight end Hale Hentges, who have all been listed as inactive for Sunday's game.

The Colts enter the game with a 2-1 record, while the Raiders are 1-2 on the season.

1:07 p.m. - The Raiders took the opening kickoff and drove into Colts territory.

Derek Carr capped the drive with an 18-yard touchdown pass to tight end Foster Moreau for a 7-0 lead with just under six minutes gone in the first quarter.


The catch was Moreau's first NFL touchdown. Carr was 6-for-6 passing for 53 yards on the drive.

1:15 p.m. - The Colts lost a yard on their first play from scrimmage and punted two plays later.

One play later, Trevor Davis took an end around and sprinted 60 yards down the sideline for a 14-0 Oakland lead with 8:03 remaining in the first quarter.

1:26 p.m. - After a 5-yard loss on a first down run by Marlon Mack and a false start penalty, Jacoby Brissett threw a pair of incomplete passes on 2nd- and 3rd-and-20 to force another Colts punt.

1:30 p.m. - The Colts defense gave Indianapolis life on the ensuing Raiders drive, recovering a fumble by running back Josh Jacobs to give the Colts a first down at the Oakland 22-yard line.

Marlon Mack ran 18 yards on first down to the four, then Jacoby Brissett found tight end Jack Doyle for a touchdown to cut the Raiders lead in half. with 5:22 left in the opening quarter.

1:42 p.m. - The first quarter has ended with the Raiders threatening to extend their lead.

Oakland was facing 2nd-and-7 from the Indianapolis 18-yard line as the first period expired, leading 14-7.

1:47 p.m. - The Raiders pushed their lead back to two scores less than a minute into the second quarter.

Derek Carr threw a 19-yard touchdown pass to Tyrell Williams to make the score 21-7 Oakland.

1:59 p.m. - Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been ejected from the game following a helmet-to-helmet hit.

Burfict was penalized for the hit after a catch by Colts tight end Jack Doyle, which was then reviewed by officials, who determined he would be ejected.


2:05 p.m. - The Colts had first-and-goal from the Oakland 8-yard line, but failed to get into the endzone.

Adam Vinatieri kicked a 26-yard field goal that made the score 21-10 Oakland with 7:33 left in the first half.

2:17 p.m. - Wide receiver Parris Campbell made several athletic plays while trying to convert 3rd-and-20 in the Raiders red zone, but fumbled and the ball was recovered by Oakland at their own 15-yard line after a 16-yard catch-and-run with just over 3:30 remaining in the half.

But the Colts defense forced a three-and-out, including a personal foul penalty after the third down play by Oakland to force a punt with 2:17 remaining. The Colts took over on their own 47-yard line.

2:29 p.m. - Facing fourth-and-three from the Oakland 46-yard line, Jacoby Brissett found Zach Pascal for a first down with 1:16 left in the half. A delay of game penalty on the Raiders moved the ball to the 35-yard line.

The drive stalled, setting up a 57-yard field goal attempt by Adam Vinatieri, but the kick curled wide left and was no good.

2:35 p.m. - Taking over near midfield, Oakland threw three incomplete passes before punting the ball back to Indianapolis with 16 seconds left in the half.

The Colts kneeled on the ball to head into the locker room down 21-10. They will get the ball to start the second half.

SECOND HALF RECAP

2:52 p.m. - As the Colts received the second half kickoff, it was announced wide receiver Parris Campbell was questionable to return to the game due to an abdominal injury.

Campbell then returned on the first series of the half, catching a third down pass short of the first down marker and the Colts had to punt.

3:09 p.m. - Daniel Carlson kicked a 26-yard field goal with 3:14 left in the third quarter to extend the Raiders lead back to 14 points at 24-10.

A play earlier, Tyrell Williams dropped a pass in the endzone that would have resulted in a Raiders touchdown.

The scoring drive covered 82 yards and took more than nine minutes off the clock.

3:20 p.m. - The Colts and Raiders head to the fourth quarter with Oakland holding a 24-10 lead.

The Raiders have the ball on their own 8-yard line, facing 2nd-and-8 as the final quarter begins.

3:44 p.m. - Indianapolis pulled within a touchdown after a 14-play, 90-yard drive in the fourth quarter.

Jacoby Brissett found Chester Rogers for the four-yard touchdown on third down to make the score 24-17 with 5:27 remaining in the game.

The Colts still have all three of their timeouts left as they head back on defense looking to get the ball back.

3:56 p.m. - The Colts forced a Raiders punt and took over at their own 15-yard line with around two-and-a-half minutes remaining in the game.

The Colts still have all three of their timeouts.

Running back Marlon Mack is questionable to return to the game with an ankle injury.

3:59 p.m. - Erik Harris returned an interception 30 yards for a touchdown to put Oakland up 31-17 on Indianapolis in the waning moments of the game.

Brissett was throwing for Zach Pascal when Harris picked off the pass and took off down the sideline for the score.

The interception was the first of the year for the Raiders defense and just the second thrown by Brissett this season.

4:09 p.m. - The Colts aren't going away quietly.

Jacoby Brissett found Eric Ebron for a 48-yard touchdown with 1:10 remaining to pull Indianapolis back within seven points at 31-24.


After the ensuing kickoff, Oakland had the ball at their own 20-yard line with 1:06 remaining and the Colts with three timeouts.

4:13 p.m. - Josh Jacobs picked up a first down on a second down carry to ice the Raiders' victory over Indianapolis.

Jacoby Brissett passed for 265 yards and three touchdowns for Indianapolis, including 72 yards to Zach Pascal. Marlon Mack led the Colts on the ground with 39 yards on 11 carries.

Carr completed 21 of 31 passes for 189 yards and two touchdowns for the Radiers. Jacobs led Oakland with 79 yards rushing.

The Colts head to Kansas City next Sunday to meet the Chiefs on Sunday Night Football. Kickoff is scheduled for 8:20 p.m. on Channel 13.