Broncos vs. Colts Odds
Peyton Manning makes a return trip to Indianapolis on Sunday when the Denver Broncos face the Indianapolis Colts at 4:25PM ET on CBS.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Denver is favored on the road in this game, as the Broncos are getting odds of -5 points against the Colts. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 45 points. Indianapolis has won seven of its last eight meetings with the Broncos and the Colts have covered the spread in all eight meetings. These two have hit the over in eight of their last 10 meetings.
Denver is 7-0 on the season, 5-2 against the spread and 5-2 with the under. The Broncos are coming off a 29-10 win over Green Bay at home last Sunday night. Denver has the top defense in the NFL, ranking first in scoring (16 ppg) and total defense (261.1 ypg). The offense is averaging 24 points and 350.7 yards per contest this year. Manning has thrown for 1,864 yards and seven touchdowns this season, but has 11 interceptions. Demaryius Thomas is the leading receiver with 40 catches for 549 yards and three scores. The defense is led by Chris Harris, who has 29 tackles and two interceptions.
Indianapolis is 3-5 on the year, 3-5 against the spread and 4-4 with the over/under total. The Colts are coming off a 29-26 loss at Carolina last week for their third straight defeat. Indy is averaging just 21.6 points and 352.2 yards per game on offense while the defense is allowing 25.4 points and 404.9 yards per contest. Andrew Luck has thrown for 1,629 yards and 13 touchdowns to lead the offense this season, but he also has 12 interceptions. Frank Gore has added 516 rushing yards and three touchdowns. The Indy defense is led by Dwight Lowery, who has 46 tackles and two interceptions.