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Colts | Curtis Painter holds his own in first NFL start

Indianapolis Colts QB Curtis Painter completed 13 of 30 passes for 281 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions in the Week 4 game Monday, Oct. 3, against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in his first NFL start. He also lost a fumble. Painter's 87-yard TD pass to WR Pierre Garcon in the second quarter was the first scoring strike of his career. It was the longest first TD pass to start a career since Pittsburgh Steelers QB Charlie Batch, then of the Detroit Lions, had a 98-yard TD throw to start his career back in 1998.

2011-10-03 21:05:16 | Source: The Associated Press

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