Live Monday Night Football updates: Lamar Jackson leads Ravens win over Colts, stats, news, analysis, highlights
The Baltimore Ravens overcame a 19-point deficit to claim a relentless 31-25 victory over the Indianapolis Colts in Monday night’s game to close Week 5.
Lamar Jackson set a franchise record with 442 passing yards and threw four touchdown passes in the second half to bring the Ravens back after falling 22-3 at the end of the third quarter.
Carson Wentz has been almost as successful in his aerial endeavors, racking up 402 passing yards and two touchdowns.
Mark Andrews was Jackson’s wide receiver, while Andrews set career highs in targets, receptions and receiving yards recording 11 catches on 13 targets for 147 yards and two touchdowns. Andrews did most of his damage in the fourth quarter, as he scored his two touchdowns in that frame and also topped each of those scores with two successful runs.
conversions, the second of which tied the score at 25. Marquise Brown was almost as hard-hitting as he had nine catches for 125 yards and two touchdowns, including the winning score at 5:24 in overtime.
It was Jackson’s 34th win, a mark that puts him tied with Dan Marino for most quarterback wins at the age of 25.
The victory had a downside for the Ravens as they failed to rush for more than 100 yards and therefore remained tied with the Steelers from 1974-77 for the most consecutive games with over 100. rushing yards at 43.
Baltimore (4-1) hosts the Chargers next week. Indianapolis (1-4) has a home game against Houston in Week 6.
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