INDIANAPOLIS - Rookie Jeff George rallied Indianapolis with a season-high 249 yards passing and two second-half touchdowns, and a 38-yard field goal by Dean Biasucci lifted the Colts to a 17-14 victory over the New York Jets.New York had a 14-0 lead on four field goals by Pat Leahy and a safety on a tackle of George by Dennis Byrd in the end zone. But an ill-advised lateral by Erik McMillan after he intecepted George's pass turned things around in the third period.

McMillan fumbled as he tried to lateral the ball, and George recovered at the Jets' 43. On the next play, George passed 43 yards to Jessie Hester, who caught the ball after it was tipped by cornerback James Hasty at the corner of the end zone.

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