2004 AFC Divisional Playoff Game: Patriots vs Colts. Amazingly we were home UNDERDOGS at kickoff, and 7/8 ESPN "experts" picked against us. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. About logos. Do you have a sports website? A pass interference call against New England set up a four-yard touchdown run by Colts RB Joseph Addai with 2:23 left. Asante Samuel played in this game. Certainly against these early Brady-Belichick Pats teams he was. We're given cocoa, fresh clothes, and sit down on the floor to watch the Patriots stomp Manning. The 2004 Divisional game was notable as the Patriots held a record breaking Colts offense to 3 points on snowy cold night in Foxborough. New England Patriots. [citation needed], The 4-5 Colts hosted the 0-9 Patriots and the two teams lit up the Hoosier Dome scoreboard in an overtime thriller. The fifth Conference Championship Game appearance in franchise history, and the third in four years. January 9, 2019 Patriots Divisional Round Retrospective: 2004 vs. Colts. Finally the Patriots put together a 78-yard drive which saw a Corey Dillon 1-yard touchdown run overturned, setting up Adam Vinatieri to kick a field goal giving the Patriots a 3-0 lead. Link to SUPER BOWL XXXVIII discussion thread: np.reddit.com/r/Patriots/comments/5qvzey/2003_super_bowl_xxxviii_carolina_panthers_145_vs/. [1], Despite throwing for 49 touchdown passes, Peyton Manning attempted fewer than 500 passes for the first time in his NFL career. Extra point by Mike Vanderjagt (IND) is good. 12-4, 7-1 ... 1/12/2004. Tom Brady (NWE) pass right side complete to David Patten (NWE) for a 25 yard touchdown. But Saints need to clean up sloppiness including in the secondary, where New Orleans has been giving up too many deep passes. But a frenetic fourth-quarter comeback gave Lock and Denver life. 2004 AFC Divisional Playoff Game: Patriots vs Colts. Marino looked none too pleased about that comment. As has become the norm for me to comment so far in these discussion thread in each playoff game (besides SBs), I did not watch this game when it was televised. 29. [2] The two teams have combined for eight Super Bowl victories (six by the Patriots) and ten AFC Championships (eight by the Patriots) since 2001, while both are noted for their organizational excellence.[2]. This page was last edited on 29 July 2020, at 00:50. They were 0-2 and 18-point underdogs when they traveled to Foxboro to play the Patriots on Monday Night Football. Patriots. [9], Peyton Manning made his second career trip to Foxborough and led the Colts to a 28-7 halftime lead. The Bears fell back into old habits on offense, with penalties, sacks, interceptions and a loss of composure. She was finally getting up the courage to break things off with him, and this was her first chance to tell anyone. [21], The 6-3 Colts traveled to New England for the first time since 2006 and New England won its first home game against Indianapolis since a playoff game in 2004. For the season the Colts set an NFL record with 51 total touchdown passes. After the 2011 season, he was released and then signed a one-year contract with the Patriots in May 2012; however he was cut before taking a snap in 2012 training camp. So on and so forth! The Chargers once again let a big lead disappear, losing to the Broncos on the last play after leading throughout. Tom Brady (NWE) pass right side complete to Daniel Graham (NWE) for a 8 yard touchdown. I always remember that day as the first step to it.