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Colts vs. Jets: Preview, injuries, weather, and more

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 16: Defensive back Buster Skrine #41 of the New York Jets takes off his helmet while playing against the Miami Dolphins during the third quarter at MetLife Stadium on September 16, 2018 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 16: Defensive back Buster Skrine #41 of the New York Jets takes off his helmet while playing against the Miami Dolphins during the third quarter at MetLife Stadium on September 16, 2018 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
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Heading into Week 6 action, the New York Jets welcome the Indianapolis Colts to MetLife Stadium with hopes of making it two straight wins at home.

For those of you attending today’s game at MetLife Stadium, you are in for a treat! Not only for the football action that awaits but for the festivities revolving the New York Jets celebrating the 50th anniversary of their Super Bowl III championship team.

Legends will be on hand throughout pre-game and halftime ceremonies and the Jets will also be wearing the same uniforms worn during that magical 1968-1969 NFL season in which the team won it all. Fast forward to the present-day Jets, they’re a team that has a shot to hit .500 for the first time this season with a win over the Indianapolis Colts.

The Jets are coming off a huge win last week in which they embarrassed the Denver Broncos with the final score being 34-16. Not only did the Jets play one of their most complete games of the year, but that win undoubtedly helped boost the overall confidence in a locker room still trying to find its identity.

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The Colts, a team that is deceptively 1-4, have been in every game they’ve played in this season. Led by the returning Andrew Luck, this could very well be a shootout with both teams hurting in their respective secondaries. Expect to see both teams airing it out in this one.

Player Injuries

Wide Receiver Charone Peake (hamstring) – OutCornerback Buster Skrine (concussion) – OutCornerback Trumaine Johnson (quad) – DoubtfulLinebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis (foot) – DoubtfulRunning Back Isaiah Crowell (ankle) – QuestionableSafety Marcus Maye (ankle/foot) – QuestionableSafety Doug Middleton (hamstring) – Questionable

Weather

When it comes to today’s weather at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, as per the Weather Channel, it will be 61°F and cloudy skies. Winds will be about 8 mph WSW.

Betting Odds

As per Odds Shark, the Jets are huge favorites to win this game as the betting odds have them winning with a final predicted score of 30.8 over the Colts at 15.3. They predict the Jets will win, cover the spread, and the total will go under.

Game Information

What: Indianapolis Colts vs. New York JetsTime: 1:00 p.m. EasternWhen: Sun, Oct. 14, 2018Where: MetLife StadiumTelevision: CBSNFL Gamecenter: Colts vs. Jets

Live Stream

For today’s game, if you’re unable to watch on television, please check out a free 7-day trial by Fubo.TV since they’ll have this game on air and ready to stream live for your viewing pleasure. Keep in mind that Fubo also works on all portable devices from cell phones, laptops, tablets, and even on your personal computers at work or home.

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Final Score Prediction

The Jets easily take care of the Colts as they win in front of the home crowd 28-10. They’ll be playing lights out football in this one with emotions running high honoring the legendary team that caused one of the greatest upsets in all of pro football in Super Bowl III.

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