FOXBORO, MA – Tom Brady threw three touchdowns and the Patriots defense returned two Andrew Luck interceptions for touchdowns as New England routed Indianapolis 59-24 on Sunday afternoon.
The Patriots also scored on a Julian Edelman punt return for a touchdown as they improved to 7-3 on the season. The Colts dropped to 6-4 on the year.
Tom McCarthy and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One Sports.
(Delone Carter’s 1-yd TD run puts the Colts ahead 7-0)
(New England ties the game at 7-7 on Tom Brady’s TD pass to Rob Gronkowski)
(Andrew Luck hits T.Y. Hilton and Indy goes up 14-7)
(Julian Edelman’s punt return TD ties the score at 14-14)
(Aqib Talib’s 59-yard interception return for a TD puts the Patriots ahead 21-14)
(Brady’s short TD pass to Edelman makes it 31-17)
(Brady and Gronkowski connect again and it’s 38-17)
(Alfonzo Dennard’s pick-6 increases the New England lead to 45-17)
(Luck’s 2nd TD pass to Hilton cuts the deficit to 45-24)
(Stevan Ridley’s short TD run makes it 52-24)
(Shane Vereen’s 4-yd TD run is the icing on the cake in a 59-24 Pats victory)
(Postgame recap from Tom McCarthy and Tony Boselli)