SAN FRANCISCO-With two teams coming into the game off a loss, something had to give.
Talented young teams like the 49ers and the Colts a strong response was expected as they met Sunday afternoon at Candlestick Park.
In the end it was the Colts who proved to be the most determined as the beat the 49ers to improve to 2-1.
The Colts got a first drive touchdown from new running back Trent Richardson to take an early 7-0 lead.
After San Francisco answered that with a touchdown of their own, the Colts have added field goals by Adam Vinatieri in the second and third uarters to take a 13-7 lead.
Two fourth quarter rushing touchdowns by Andrew Luck and Ahmad Bradshaw helped to put the game away.