Colts defeat Packers in Green Bay, 31-26

Indianapolis Colts' T.Y. Hilton catches a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)
Indianapolis Colts' T.Y. Hilton catches a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

GREEN BAY, Wis.WISH) —  Following last week’s loss at home to Kansas City Chiefs, the Colts traveled to Green Bay to take on the Packers.

The Colts defeated the Packers by a score of 31-26.

For the Colts, the game got off to a quick start with the opening kickoff being returned for a touchdown

Frank Gore scored later in the first quarter on a run.  The Packers also added a touchdown and a field goal in the quarter. The first quarter ended with the Colts up 14-10.

Early in the second quarter, the Colts added a Vinatieri field goal, his first at historic Lambeau Field.

With only seconds remaining in the first half, Andrew Luck threw a touchdown to increase the Colts lead to 24-10.

Despite two Andrew Luck first half interceptions, the Colts went into the half with a 24-10 lead.

After the halftime break, the Colts went scoreless in the third.  However, the Packers added three with a field goal, bringing the score to 24-13

In the fourth quarter, the Colts added a touchdown.  Aaron Rodgers and the Packers made things interesting by getting into the endzone twice.

However, the Colts managed to hold onto the lead and win the game, 31-26, improving to 4-5 on the season.