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10/06/2013 6:42 PM EDT
Indianapolis rallies late to beat Seahawks 34-28
INDIANAPOLIS 34, SEATTLE 28

By MICHAEL MAROT
AP Sports Writer

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Andrew Luck spent most of Sunday's game
watching Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch run around.

So when the Colts' quarterback finally got a chance to make some
plays, he rallied Indianapolis in the fourth quarter for yet
another victory.

He threw two touchdown passes and led the Colts on two
time-consuming scoring drives in the fourth quarter, taking the
lead on Donald Brown's 3-yard TD run with 8:55 to play, to hand
Seattle its first loss of the season, 34-28.

"This is the most resilient team that I've ever been around,"
coach Chuck Pagano said. "They've got more grit than anybody,
any team I've been around."

This season has certainly tested the Colts (4-1).

Since a closer-than-expected Week 1 win over Oakland, the Colts
have lost three offensive starters with season-ending injuries
and a Week 2 game for their first home loss in nearly a year.

Somehow though, Indy rebounded with three straight wins,
including victories over NFC powers San Francisco and Seattle.
Now they have sole possession of the AFC South lead for the
first time in the post-Peyton Manning era, too.

And all this came on a wacky day.

Both teams scored off a blocked kick. The Seahawks (4-1) ran for
218 yards, averaged 6.4 yards per carry, had better field
position and ran more than three dozen plays in Colts territory
as they played keep away through the first three quarters.

None of it mattered to Luck. He still found a way to win.

On the decisive drive, he took advantage of a pass interference
call against Richard Sherman, got another break when Pagano won
a challenge on a third-down spot that turned fourth down into a
first down.

After consuming nearly seven minutes, he gave the ball to Brown,
who squirted through the middle for the go-ahead score.

Luck then hooked up with his favorite receiver Reggie Wayne on a
2-point conversion pass and took nearly five more minutes off
the clock to set up Adam Vinatieri for a game-sealing 49-yard
field goal.

Luck finished 16 of 29 for 229 yards with two touchdowns and
picked up his ninth fourth-quarter comeback win in 21 career
games.

"A win is a win, if it was ugly, if it was great," Luck said.
"To come back, you hold on for dear life, but a chance to beat a
good team in front of our home fans, to get back on track at
home, we take a lot of pride in that."

It came at Seattle's expense, snapping a nine-game regular
season winning streak that dated to Nov. 25.

But Sunday's loss seemed almost inexplicable as last week's win
at Houston.

Seattle dominated the first half, seemed to be in control most
of the game, and Wilson went 15 of 31 for 210 yards with two TDs
before throwing an interception on the Seahawks' final play. He
also ran 13 times for 102 yards.

Lynch ran 17 times for 102 yards, and the defense limited Indy
to just 317 yards of offense, 120 of that coming in the fourth
quarter.

The Seahawks also blocked a punt that bounced into the end zone
and was recovered out of bounds for a safety, one of many missed
opportunities for the NFC West leader.

"We knew we were off to a good start," Seattle coach Pete
Carroll said. "We could feel that we were ready to go and
playing well and all that. But settling for a field goal and not
getting any points on the blocked kick - that would have been a
much different margin."

"We really struggled on third down," Carroll added. "That was
the difference. Those turned into field goals."

Seattle started with a field goal and a 10-yard TD pass from
Wilson to Golden Tate. McAfee's blocked punt made it 12-0 barely
10 minutes into the game.

Luck got Indy back into the game with a 73-yard TD pass to T.Y.
Hilton, and the Colts took the lead when Delano Howell returned
a blocked field goal 61 yards for a score.

The Seahawks regained the lead 19-17 at halftime and appeared to
be in good shape after two quick field goals in the third
quarter.

But after taking a 25-17 lead, Luck rallied the Colts again -
and this time, he made sure Wilson & Co. got to watch it all
from the sideline.

"I don't think, anybody's built better to win these close games,
especially down the stretch, especially in the fourth quarter
than this team," Pagano said.

Notes: Hilton caught five passes for a career-high 140 yards and
two scores. ... Colts defensive end Robert Mathis was credited
with his 100th career sack when he forced a fumble at the end of
the first half. He added another in the second half. .... Reggie
Wayne caught six passes, leaving him four short of the
1,000-yard mark. ... Seattle was missing three of its starting
offensive linemen for the second straight game. ... The two TD
passes by Luck matched the total Seattle had allowed in its
first four games.

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AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org

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