Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/21/12
INDIANAPOLIS -- A battle of rookie quarterbacks on rebuilding teams came down to the final few minutes, and the Indianapolis Colts defense delivered the stop it needed. Colts defensive back Jerraud Powers managed to disrupt Brandon Weeden's pass to Josh Cooper on fourth down in Colts territory with 1:54 left to help seal Indianapolis' 17-13 win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Colts evened their record at 3-3, while the Browns fell to 1-6. Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck finished 16-for-29 passing for 186 yards and rushed for two touchdowns. Weeden was 24-of-40 for 247 yards and two touchdowns. The Colts were surprisingly effective on the ground, with rookie Vick Ballard carrying 20 times for 84 yards and second-year back Delone Carter added 41 yards. Cleveland managed only 55 yards rushing, and rookie Trent Richardson played only the first half, carrying eight times for eight yards. The Colts took a 7-0 lead on their first possession, wit...
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