Element of surprise helps Colts

RB Addai's first-ever TD pass fools 49ers, propels Colts to hard-fought victory

Originally Published: November 1, 2009
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- Through three quarters and 61 offensive snaps Sunday afternoon, the Indianapolis Colts ran the football on consecutive plays exactly one time.

And so with tailback Joseph Addai having concluded the third quarter with a 10-yard burst over right tackle on Indianapolis' trademark "stretch" play, it stood to reason that the Colts, trailing San Francisco 14-12 and with a first down at the 49ers' 22-yard line, would open the final quarter with a pass, right?

Right ...

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