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The Indianapolis Colts and New York Jets meet in "Thursday Night Football" at Lucas Oil Stadium.

The Colts (3-5) have had double-digit leads in each of their past five games, but are 3-2 over that span. Their early 14-point lead over the Tennessee Titans last weekend ended with a 34-31 overtime loss.

The Jets (2-5) are coming off a come-from-behind victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, powered by fill-in quarterback Mike White.

The Lucas Oil Stadium roof will be closed.

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11:35 p.m. — Colts beat the Jets 45-30

Jonathan Taylor rushes for 172 yards and 2 touchdowns, and the Colts rush for 260. Nyheim Hines also rushes for a TD.

Carson Wentz hits on 22-of-29 passes for 272 yards and TDs to Michael Pittman, Jack Doyle and offensive lineman Danny Pinter. Pittman has 5 catches for 64 yards.

Jets QBs Josh Johnson and Mike White pass for 398 yards and 4 TDs (Elijah Moore has 2, and Ty Johnson and Ryan Griffin have 1 each).

The Colts (4-5) host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Nov. 14.

11:15 p.m. — Jets score again

Ty Johnson from Josh Johnson for 22 yards with 3:35 to go. Jets quarterbacks have 332 passing yards and 4 touchdowns. Colts 45, Jets 30

11:05 p.m. — Colts add a field goal

Michael Badgley hits from 39 yards with 8:01 to go. He hasn't missed an attempt after replacing the injured Rodrigo Blankenship. Colts 45, Jets 23

10:55 p.m. — Jets score again

Josh Johnson hits Ryan Griffin from 13 yards with 11:08 to go. Colts 42, Jets 23

10:35 p.m. — Jets score

Josh Johnson hits Elijah Moore from 19 yards with 3 minutes left in the third quarter. The 2-point conversion fails. Colts 42, Jets 16

10:30 p.m. — Jonathan Taylor runs by the Jets

78 yards with 6:02 left in the third quarter. He has 172 in the game. Colts 42, Jets 10

10:25 p.m. — Danny Pinter (?!) scores

The offensive lineman from Ball State reports as eligible, and gets his first career catch with 6:54 left in the third quarter. Colts 35, Jets 10

And how it's going for the Jets ...

10:10 p.m. — Colts fail on downs to start second half

The Colts use 5:30 of the third quarter but stall on downs at the Jets 1. Four running plays yield 8 yards to end the drive. Before those plays ...

9:50 p.m. — Colts lead the Jets 28-10 at halftime

Michael Pittman catches an 11-yard touchdown with 12 seconds left in the first half. It's his 5th TD in his past 5 games.

Carson Wentz is 15-of-18 for 146 yards, and he also has a touchdown to Jack Doyle. Jonathan Taylor and Nyheim Hines each have a rushing TD, and the Colts are at 134 rushing yards.

Darius Leonard forced a turnover with — what else — a punch-out forced fumble.

Jets QBs — Josh Johnson and Mike White — are 10-of-17 for 152 yards and a TD to Elijah Moore. New York has 36 rushing yards.

9:35 p.m. — Jets kick a field goal

Matt Ammendola connects from 33 yards with 1:46 remaining in the second quarter. New York had gains of 16, 18 and 26 on the drive before stalling. Colts 21, Jets 10

9:20 p.m. — Jack Doyle scores

The tight end catches a 1-yard shovel pass from Carson Wentz with 4:59 left in the first quarter. The Colts converted a 4th-down play on the drive, and Sam Ehlinger came in and carried for 1 yard just before the scoring play. Colts 21, Jets 7

This is the 6th straight game the Colts have led by at least 12 points. They are 3-2 in the previous 5.

9:10 p.m. — Colts force a turnover

That familiar Darius Leonard punch comes in handy to jar the ball from Ty Johnson. The Colts take over at New York's 46.

Just before that, the Jets used some trickeration to make life a little easier for QB Josh Johnson.

9:05 p.m. — Jonathan Taylor scores

His 21-yard run with 13:24 left in the second quarter puts the Colts over 100 for the game already. Colts 14, Jets 7

9 p.m. — Colts driving to start second quarter

Colts have a first down at the Jets 37. They have 64 rushing yards and 58 passing yards.

Jets QB Mike White was on the sideline getting treatment after running his hand into DeForest Buckner's on New York's scoring drive. He's 7-of-11 for 95 yards and a touchdown.

Josh Johnson — who was on the Colts roster for parts of 2015 but never took a regular-season snap — replaces White.

8:50 p.m. — Jets strike back

Mike White hits Elijah Moore from 19 yards with 3:35 left in the first quarter. It's Moore's 1st career TD. The Colts had forced 2 incompletions to start the drive, but the Jets marched 75 yards in short order afterward. Colts 7, Jets 7

8:40 p.m. — Nyheim Hines scores

Nyheim Hines runs in from 34 yards — his career long — with 6:55 left in the 1st quarter. The drive includes 4 passes and 3 runs. Colts 7, Jets 0

Colts inactives

DE Ben Banogu, T Julien Davenport, OL Will Fries, WR T.Y. Hilton, CB BoPete Keyes, RB Marlon Mack.

G Quenton Nelson, who was on the injury report all week, is playing. Mack had not been on the injury report.

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Jets inactives

WR Corey Davis, RB Tevin Coleman, QB Zach Wilson, DL Jonathan Marshall, QB Joe Flacco.

T George Fant, who had been on the injury report, is active.

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