The Indianapolis Colts visit the Baltimore Ravens at “Monday Night Football” of the Week 5 with the possibility of stopping his attempt he will set an all-time NFL record.
The Ravens They need to add 100 rushing yards to break their tie with the 43 Pittsburgh Steelers consecutive matches reaching that figure and establish the longest streak in league history.
The Colts They have the tools to sour the party of Baltimore With a solid defense against the run, they have also allowed just four running backs with more than 100 rushing yards since 2008, the second-lowest number in the NFL in that span.
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These are the data you should know about the match between Colts and Ravens on “Monday Night Football”, which you can enjoy live through Star +:
The Colts have not won a match of “Monday Night Football” since 2016 (0-2 since then).
The passer rating that has allowed Indianapolis to his rivals (67.7), is the highest after four weeks this season.
The Colts They are looking to avoid a 1-4 start to the season for the first time since 2018 (although this time they finished 10-6 and reached the postseason).
Since 2018, Indianapolis he has only allowed four players to exceed 100 rushing yards. It’s the second-lowest figure in the league in that league behind the New Orleans Saints (2).
Carson wentz will start his seventh game of “Monday Night Football” In his career, he is 4-2 so far.
Wentz ended a seven-game losing streak since last season. It is the worst he has had in his career.
The Ravens they have won 14 of their last 15 home games in primetime.
Baltimore he’s 16-2 at home in primetime since 2008. His winning percentage (.889) is the highest in the NFL in this setting.
Baltimore accumulates 43 consecutive games with at least 100 rushing yards. Tied with the Steelers for the most in history.
Lamar jackson He is 7-0 for his career in October, with eight touchdown passes and five interceptions.
Jackson he has 40 consecutive games with a touchdown either by passing or running (longest active streak for a quarterback).
If he runs for 100 yards, Jackson It will equal the all-time record for the most games reaching that number for a quarterback belonging to Michael Vick with 10.
It will be the first time that these teams meet in “Monday Night Football”.
The historical series in the regular season is dominated by Colts 8-5.
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These are the reasons not to miss the duel between Indianapolis and Baltimore:
For those of the old guard this party must have a special flavor with the return of the Colts to Baltimore, a city they left practically at night to go to Indianapolis, there are many fans who do not forgive this affront, so it is a match with more than victory at stake.
On a purely sporting level, Ravens they look like big favorites with Lamar jackson playing on a stellar plan, if we combine that with the problems the Colts on both sides of the ball, despite their recent win over the Miami Dolphins, then we will see that it will come as no surprise if Baltimore takes a comfortable victory at home. – Erick Cervantes Roon