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Quarterback Alex Smith added a yard run, and converted the drive's only third down with a 7-yard touchdown pass to Dwayne Bowe.
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Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck quickly led his team back, completing seven consecutive passes for 74 yards. Four of them went to T. Hiltonincluding a yarder and a yard touchdown catch to tie the game at 7. On the next possession, Smith completed a yard pass to Bowe at the Colts 2-yard line. But the team could not get into the end zone with their next three plays and had to settle for Ryan Succop 's yard field goal to take a 10—7 lead.
Then after a Colts three-and-out, Smith launched a yard touchdown bomb to Donnie Averyincreasing the Chiefs lead to 17—7 21 seconds into the second quarter. The situation continued to deteriorate for Indianapolis.
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On the first play of their next possession, Trent Richardson lost a fumble that linebacker Justin Houston recovered and returned seven yards to the Colts yard line. Two plays later, Smith's 5-yard touchdown throw to fullback Anthony Sherman on a shovel pass made the score 24—7.
This time the Colts managed to respond with a yard scoring drive in which Luck completed a yard pass to Griff Whalen and rushed for a yard gain after faking a hand off up the middle on a fourth and 1 conversion.
Adam Vinatieri finished the drive with a yard field goal, cutting the score to 24— However, Smith also got to pass and rush, as he carried the ball four times for 24 yards and completed five passes for 33 on an yard drive that ended with Knile Davis ' 4-yard touchdown run, putting the Chiefs up 31— The Colts managed to reach midfield on their next possession, but defensive back Brandon Flowers intercepted a pass from Luck to keep them from scoring before halftime.
On the first play of the second half, defensive back Husain Abdullah intercepted Luck and returned the ball four yards to the Colts' yard line, setting up Smith's yard scoring toss to Davis that put them up by 28, 38— It seemed that Kansas City was in complete control of the game, but Indianapolis suddenly stormed back with 14 unanswered points.
First, Luck's yard completion to reserve receiver Da'Rick Rogers moved the ball to the Chiefs' yard line, and Donald Brown ran the ball into the end zone on the next play. Then linebacker Robert Mathis forced a fumble while sacking Smith, and fellow linebacker Kelvin Sheppard recovered for the Colts on the Chiefs' yard line just before it rolled out of bounds.
The offense then capitalized with Luck completing four out of five passes, the last a 3-yard scoring pass to Brown that cut the score to 38— Following a Chiefs punt, Abdullah intercepted another pass from Luck. Kansas City took over on the Indianapolis yard line, and scored on a yard Succop field goal to give them a point lead, 41—24, with just over five minutes left in the third quarter. But Luck quickly led the Colts back, completing a yard pass to Brown on the first play of the next possession, and later hooking up with LaVon Brazill for a yard gain before finishing it off with a yard touchdown pass to tight end Coby Fleener.
The American Bowl was a fifth pre-season game, played the same weekend as the Pro Football Hall of Fame Gameand did not take away a game from the participating teams' pre-season schedules.
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At least one American Bowl game was played annually from to As many as four were played per year in the early s. There was no American Bowl game played in The last American Bowl was held in NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell cited the league's new international strategy in the abandonment of international pre-season games as well as the closure of NFL Europeinstead focusing on playing regular season games in foreign countries.
There have been three international pre-season games during the American Bowl era that did not receive the American Bowl name because they were not arranged by the NFL but, rather, the scheduled home team elected to play there. The game was to kick off the one-year countdown before the Summer Olympics in Beijing, and would have been the first NFL-sanctioned game to take place in China.
Wembley Stadiumin London, United Kingdom, was the first location to host the series, staging at least one game every year since the series began. In October the league announced that a resolution had been passed approving continuing the International Series untiland expanding it to include games in international cities outside the United Kingdom. Bills Toronto Series[ edit ] Main article: