콜트가 공격을 하는 동안, Pittman이 연극 뒤에서 약간의 추가 밀고 밀치에 참여하고 헬멧을 쓰고 몸을 기대고 있는 것처럼 보였습니다.. Pittman과 Dugger는 논쟁을 시작했습니다., and Pittman got pushed from behind and fell forward on Dugger. The defensive back then took Pittman’s helmet off and gave a shove to his face.
Officials separated the players and ejected both of them.
Pittman finished the game with one catch for seven yards. He was targeted five times. Dugger finished with five tackles, two of them solo stops.
Indianapolis won the game, 27-17, fending off a comeback by the Patriots. Jonathan Taylor put together a 67-yard game-clinching touchdown run that put Indianapolis up 27-17 in the fourth quarter.
Taylor finished with 170 야드 29 carries and the touchdown.
인디애나 폴리스, which began the season 1-4, is now fully in the NFL playoff hunt with an 8-6 record and three games remaining, including next week’s date at Arizona with the Cardinals.
“I’m not surprised, our players aren’t surprised,” Colts head coach Frank Reich said. “There’s a lot of belief and a lot of conviction in that we have the guys. We have the coaches, we have the process. We say our MO from the start is, if that’s really true, then we’ll play our best football in November and December. We’ll keep getting better, we’ll learn from our mistakes, and we’ll play our best football in November and December.”
“We had a tough schedule early on, we didn’t play well enough. We didn’t coach well enough, and we’ve learned from it and continued to get better. We’re the five seed. We got to win every one of these games. What we said in there was, '이봐, this is a great team win, but this counts for one. It counts for one, that’s it.’ So, we got to dial it back in and get ready to play against, 명백하게, the best team in the NFL next Saturday.”