Brady throws 500th TD pass in Patriots win over Colts

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The New England Patriots have scored the same amount of points in their last two games. Both games were played within the last five days and they were both wins.

The Patriots defeated the Indianapolis Colts, 38-24, at Gillette Stadium on Thursday night.

New England Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon celebrates his touchdown reception from Tom Brady in the fourth quarter against the Indianapolis Colts

Josh Gordon celebrating his first touchdown reception as a member of the New England Patriots (Getty Images)

New England also scored 38 points in their victory over the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on Sunday. They won that contest 38-7.

The 38-points is the most that the Patriots have scored in a game thus far.

New England improved to 3-2 on the season. All three of their wins have come at Gillette Stadium.

The Colts fell to 1-4 on the season. They are 1-2 on the road.

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady went 34 of 44 for 341 yards. He also had three touchdowns and two interceptions.

Sony Michel had 18 carries for 98 yards and a touchdown. Brady had three carries for -1 yard and a touchdown.

James White had 10 receptions for 77 yards and a touchdown. Rob Gronkowski had six receptions for 75 yards. Julian Edelman had seven receptions for 57 yards. Josh Gordon had two receptions for 50 yards and a touchdown. Cordarrelle Patterson had two receptions for 11 yards and a touchdown.

Brady’s touchdown pass to Gordon was his 500th of his career.

Colts quarterback Andrew Luck went 38 of 59 for 365 yards. He also had three touchdowns and two interceptions.

Nyheim Hines had 15 carries for 45 yards. Jordan Wilkins had six carries for 39 yards.

Eric Ebron had nine receptions for 105 yards and two touchdowns. Chester Rogers had eight receptions for 66 yards. Ryan Grant had six receptions for 58 yards. Hines had seven receptions for 45 yards. Erike Swoope had three receptions for 44 yards and a touchdown.

The Colts outscored the Patriots in the second half. Luck hit Ebron for a 14-yard touchdown reception. Luck also hit Swoope for a 13-yard touchdown reception.

Luck hit Ebron for a one-yard touchdown reception.

Brady hit Gordon for a 34-yard touchdown reception to put New England on the board in the second half. Michel also scored on a 34-yard rushing touchdown.

New England led 24-3 at halftime. Brady hit Patterson for a one-yard touchdown reception. Brady also scored on a one-yard rushing touchdown.

Brady also hit White for a six-yard touchdown reception. Stephen Gostkowski also made a 45-yard field goal.

Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri also made a 54-yard field goal in the second quarter.

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