Dolphins-Colts Preview Capsule
MIAMI (5-5) at INDIANAPOLIS (5-5)
Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE - Colts by 8
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Miami 5-5, Indianapolis 5-4-1
SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 47-26
LAST MEETING - Colts beat Dolphins 15-12, Dec. 27, 2015
LAST WEEK — Dolphins had bye, lost to Packers 31-12 on Nov. 11; Colts beat Titans 38-10
AP PRO32 RANKING - Dolphins No. 20, Colts No. 12.
DOLPHINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (21), PASS (26).
DOLPHINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (27), RUSH (30), PASS (19).
COLTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (9), RUSH (14), PASS (10).
COLTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (20), RUSH (14), PASS (23).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Dolphins have lost three of last four and five of last six in series with Indy. ... Miami has lost nine of last 10 road games. ... QB Brock Osweiler has won all three starts against Indy, but Dolphins expect Ryan Tannehill to make first start in six games. ... Miami offense has gone nine quarters without TD. ... Dolphins’ run defense has allowed 174 yards per game and 5.9 per carry over past five weeks. ... CB Xavien Howard has seven interceptions since Week 13 of last year, most in NFL during that span. ... Kiko Alonso has played all 669 defensive snaps for Dolphins this season and is tied for NFL lead among linebackers with three forced fumbles. ... Miami LT Laremy Tunsil has not allowed sack in nine starts this season, according to STATS_NFL. ... Dolphins RB Frank Gore returns to Indy for first time after playing previous three seasons with Colts. ... Gore has made 118 consecutive starts and is first running back to start more than 100 straight since Curtis Martin started 119 from 1998-2005. ... Indy has won four straight overall. ... Colts QB Andrew Luck has thrown TD pass in league-high 33 straight games, and at least three TD passes in seven straight — tying Dan Marino for third-longest streak in NFL history. Luck can tie Peyton Manning (eight) for No. 2 against Miami. ... Luck has not been sacked since Oct. 4 in career-best 214 attempts. Five-game streak without sack is tied for third longest since 1982. ... Center Evan Boehm will replace Ryan Kelly (left knee) in starting lineup Sunday. ... Eric Ebron leads all NFL tight ends with nine TD catches; he had 11 total in first four seasons, all with Lions. He did not catch one last week. ... K Adam Vinatieri needs three field goals from 40 to 49 yards to break Gary Anderson’s league record (161). ... Only four teams have forced more turnovers than Colts (19) this season. ... Fantasy tip: Colts RB Marlon Mack could be interesting play. He’s run well behind Colts’ improved offensive line and Dolphins are ranked No. 30 against run.