Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCarron and New York Jets quarterback Josh Norman have each earned a win over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC wild-card game.
With Cleveland’s win, the Patriots now sit on a 4-1 lead in the division.
The New York Times’ Matt Barrows has the details.
After a 2-0 start, the Colts have gone 0-3 in the first two weeks.
The Jets were blown out by New England in Week 2.
The Patriots were defeated 17-0 by the Cincinnati Bengals last week.
New England is now 1-5 in its last six games.
McCarrons first start against Indianapolis was on Nov. 15, 2015, in a 24-7 loss.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and New England Patriots quarterback Josh McKown celebrate after scoring touchdowns during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2017, in Indianapolis.
McCarron threw for 469 yards and two touchdowns against Indianapolis in his first start.
He completed 19 of 31 passes for 242 yards and a touchdown in the win.
Luck also threw for 300 yards and four touchdowns.
New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins, right, hugs defensive back Logan Ryan after Collins intercepted a pass by New York Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, left, in the fourth quarter during a preseason NFL football football game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Sept. 28, 2018.
The Colts are 3-0 when Luck scores touchdowns, 3-1 when he throws for 300-plus yards, and 2-2 when he scores two touchdowns.
Luck is the all-time leading passer in NFL history with 1,716 passing yards and 4,078 yards passing, while ranking second with 1 of 16 playoff wins.
He is also the only quarterback to throw for 300 touchdowns and 300 interceptions in a season.