Indianapolis Colts vs Baltimore Ravens 9/24/2023 – It’s another exciting NFL matchup coming our way this Sunday as the Indianapolis Colts go head-to-head against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Both teams have shown promise in the early stages of the season, making this clash one to watch for football enthusiasts. The Indianapolis Colts have had a mixed start to their season, currently holding a 1-1 record. In their opener, they faced a fierce battle against their division rivals, the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Baltimore Ravens, on the other hand, have had a strong start to their campaign, boasting a 2-0 record. The NFL Week 3 odds are updated below with all the details of this exciting game.
Colts vs. Ravens Game Info
|When:||Sunday, September 24, 2023|
|Time:||1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||M&T Bank Stadium|
Indianapolis Colts vs Baltimore Ravens 9/24/2023: Shane Steichen vs John Harbaugh
The Colts experienced a rollercoaster affair, with the Colts initially leading 21-17 going into the fourth quarter. However, they eventually succumbed to a 31-21 defeat. Quarterback Anthony Richardson threw for 223 yards with a touchdown and an interception, and Michael Pittman led the receiving corps with 97 yards and a score from eight receptions.
In their second game against the Houston Texans, the Colts came out swinging, taking a commanding 28-10 lead by halftime. Although they were outscored 10-3 in the second half, they held on for a 31-20 victory. Gardner Minshew, who stepped in for Richardson, contributed 171 passing yards and a touchdown. The rushing attack was spearheaded by Zack Moss, who tallied 88 yards and found the end zone. Richardson himself showcased his dual-threat abilities by scoring twice on the ground.
In their opener against the Houston Texans, the Ravens held a narrow one-point lead at halftime but dominated the second half, securing a 25-9 win. Star quarterback Lamar Jackson threw for 169 yards with a touchdown and added 38 rushing yards. Zay Flowers was the standout receiver, collecting nine catches for 78 yards.
Ravens Hold Off Bengals in Thrilling Victory; Colts Face Tough Road Challenge in Week 3
In their second game against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Ravens found themselves in a tight contest, leading 20-17 going into the final quarter. After a touchdown on both sides in the final frame, Baltimore emerged with a 27-24 victory. Jackson showcased his skills once again, amassing 237 passing yards and two touchdowns. Nelson Agholor chipped in with 63 yards and a touchdown on five receptions, while Gus Edwards led the ground game with 62 yards and a rushing touchdown.
The Indianapolis Colts now face a challenging away game in Week 3, holding a 1-1 record following their impressive win over the Houston Texans. Offensively, the Colts have shown promise, averaging 288 yards and 25.5 points per game. However, their defense has had its struggles, allowing just over 25 points and 346 yards per game. The Colts displayed a significant improvement in their second game, scoring 31 points, with a remarkable 28-point first half on 353 total yards of offense. While they did give up 20 points on 389 yards, they managed to force a crucial turnover to secure the victory.
Gardner Minshew played a pivotal role in leading the Colts’ offense after Anthony Richardson’s departure, completing 19 passes for 171 yards and one touchdown. Zach Moss took charge of the rushing attack, accumulating 88 yards and one touchdown, while Richardson himself added 35 yards and two rushing touchdowns on just three carries.
NFL Latest Odds: BAL -8.5 ; O/U 44.5
Meanwhile, the Baltimore Ravens are relishing the comfort of their home stadium with an undefeated record through the first two weeks of the season. In a close-fought battle against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Ravens’ defense did just enough, allowing 24 points after conceding nine in the first quarter, and holding the Bengals to 282 total yards of offense. On the offensive front, Baltimore showcased its prowess, amassing over 400 yards to secure a 27-24 victory.
Lamar Jackson led the way for Baltimore, completing 24 passes for 237 yards and two touchdowns, while also contributing 54 rushing yards on 12 carries. Gus Edwards spearheaded the ground game with 62 yards and one touchdown on 10 attempts. Nelson Agholor emerged as the primary target for the Baltimore offense, amassing 63 yards and one touchdown on five receptions, while Mark Andrews added 45 yards and one touchdown on five catches.
Indianapolis Colts Betting Trends
“Indianapolis are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Indianapolis’ last 8 games.
Indianapolis are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games.
Colts are 11-2 ATS in their last 13 games against Baltimore.
Indianapolis are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against Baltimore.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Indianapolis’ last 5 games on the road.”
Baltimore Ravens Betting Trends
“Baltimore is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Baltimore’s last 17 games.
Total has gone UNDER in 8 of Baltimore’s last 9 games against Indianapolis.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Baltimore’s last 8 games at home.
Baltimore are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games when playing at home against Indianapolis.
Baltimore are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference.”
Indianapolis Colts vs Baltimore Ravens Betting Pick
With both teams showing glimpses of their potential, this matchup promises an exciting display of NFL football. The Colts will have to overcome their challenges on the road, while the Ravens aim to maintain their undefeated home record. Football enthusiasts can look forward to a fierce contest between these two AFC powerhouses. Based on the recent NFL betting trends, the Ravens are predicted to win this game, offering opportunities for US sports betting website enthusiasts.