Colts at Texans NFL Week Five Capsule

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (2-2) AT HOUSTON TEXANS (1-3)

SERIES

COLTS TEXANS
THUR. RECORD 12-1-1 2-4
SERIES LEADER 22-4  
STREAKS Past 5  
COACHES VS. OPP. Chuck Pagano: 5-1 Bill O’Brien: 0-2
LAST WEEK W 16-13 (OT) vs. Jaguars L 48-21 at Falcons
LAST GAME 12/14/14: Texans 10 at Colts 17. Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck throws for 187 yards & 2 TDs. Houston S Kendrick Lewis has 27-yard INT-TD.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/9/14: Colts 33, Texans 28. Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck throws for 370 yards & 3 TDs.  Houston DE J.J. Watt has 45-yards FR-TD.
REFEREE Terry McAulay
BROADCAST CBS/NFLN (7:25 PM CT): Jim Nantz, Phil Simms, Tracy Wolfson (field reporter). SIRIUS: 83 (Ind.), 93 (Hou.). XM: 226 (Ind.), 225 (Hou.).

STATS

PASSING Luck: 65-116-753-5-7-65.1 OR

Hasselbeck: 30-47-282-1-0-87.4

Mallett: 71-137-720-3-3-65.3
RUSHING Gore: 54-227-4.2-2 Blue: 51-204-4.0-1
RECEIVING Moncrief: 23-275-12.0-3 (T3C) Hopkins: 31-409 (3C)-13.2-3 (T3C)
OFFENSE 337.8 384.3
TAKE/GIVE -9 -6
DEFENSE 387.5 344.0
SACKS 5 tied: 1 Watt: 4 (T2L)
INTs Lowery: 2 (T1C) Demps, Moore: 1
PUNTING McAfee: 47.9 Lechler: 47.1
KICKING Vinatieri: 16 (7/7 PAT; 3/5 FG) Novak: 3 (3/3 PAT; 0/1 FG)

NOTES

COLTS: Have won 15 consec. games vs. AFC South, tied for longest division win streak since 1970 (1972-73 Dolphins, 15)…QB ANDREW LUCK has 5-1 career record vs. Hou. & has passed for 1,385 yards with 14 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 90.4 rating. Last week, QB MATT HASSELBECK earned 1st win as starter since 10/21/12 vs. Buf. (with Ten.)…In last meeting (10/6/13 w/ SF), RB FRANK GORE rushed for 81 yards & TD…In past 9 vs. AFC South, WR T.Y. HILTON has 50 catches for 896 yards & 2 TDs. WR ANDRE JOHNSON (1,019) needs 6 catches to surpass ISAAC BRUCE (1,024) for No. 8 all-time…LB D’QWELL JACKSON leads team with 47 tackles. Last week, K ADAM VINATIERI (1,004) surpassed MIKE VANDERJAGT (995) as Colts’ all-time leading scorer & became 1st player in NFL history to score 1,000+ points with 2 different teams (1,158 with NE)…TEXANS: QB RYAN MALLETT set to make 1st career start vs. own division. Has TD pass in 3 of past 4…In 3 career home starts, RB ALFRED BLUE has 254 scrimmage yards (227 rush, 27 rec.), incl. 139 yards & TD vs. TB in Week 3…In past 9 overall, WR DE ANDRE HOPKINS has 56 rec. for 816 yards (14.6 avg.) with 5 TDs, incl. 9 catches for 157 yards last week. WR CECIL SHORTS III had 6 catches for 87 yards & TD last week. WR NATE WASHINGTON (149) set to play in 150th career game…In past 9, J.J. WATT has 15 sacks, 2 FF, FR, safety, 6 PDs & TD catch. Since entering NFL in 2011, leads league with 61 sacks. LB BRIAN CUSHING leads team with 32 tackles, incl. 11 last week. Since 2006, CB JOHNATHAN JOSEPH has 5 INT-TDs, tied for most in AFC.


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