Colts vs Texans NFL Week Six Capsule




STREAKS 6 of past 7  
COACHES VS. OPP. Chuck Pagano: 6-2 Bill O’Brien: 1-3
LAST WEEK W 29-23 vs. Chicago L 31-13 at Minnesota
LAST GAME 12/20/15: Colts 10 at Texans 16. Houston WR DeAndre Hopkins has 8 receptions for 94 yards. Texans RB Alfred Blue has 107 rushing yards.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/8/15: Colts 27, Texans 20. Indianapolis QB Matt Hasselbeck passes for 213 yards & 2 TDs for 107.4 rating. Colts RB Frank Gore rushes for 98 yards & TD.
REFEREE Bill Vinovich
BROADCAST NBC (8:30 PM ET): Al Michaels, Chris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, James Lofton. SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 83 (Ind), 81 (Hou). XM: 226 (Ind), 225 (Hou).


PASSING Andrew Luck: 131-205-1469-10-3-95.4 Brock Osweiler: 109-188-1133-6-7-70.6
RUSHING Frank Gore: 78-328-4.2-2 Lamar Miller: 101-371-3.7-0
RECEIVING T.Y. Hilton: 35 (3L)-507-14.5-3 DeAndre Hopkins: 22-283-12.9-3
OFFENSE 358.6 310.4
DEFENSE 410.6 300.4
SACKS Erik Walden: 4 Whitney Mercilus: 3.5
INTs Darius Butler: 1 Andre Hal, Quintin Demps: 1
PUNTING Pat McAfee: 51.8 (1L) Shane Lechler: 49.7
KICKING Adam Vinatieri: 51 (T1L) (12/12 PAT; 13/13 FG) Nick Novak: 40 (7/7 PAT; 11/14 FG)


COLTS: QB ANDREW LUCK aims for 6th consecutive win vs. Hou. In last game at Hou., passed for 370 yards & 3 TDs. Has won 14 of past 15 starts vs. division…RB FRANK GORE rushed for 98 yards & TD in last game at Hou. Has 12,368 career rush yards & passed HOFer JIM BROWN (12,312) to move into 9th all-time…WR T.Y. HILTON has 21 catches for 432 yards (144 per game) & 4 TDs in past 3 at Hou. In 10/9/14 meeting, had career-high 223 rec. yards. In 11/3/13 game at Hou., had career-best 3 rec. TDs. Had 10 catches for 171 yards & TD last week. Aims for 4th consecutive game with TD…LB ERIK WALDEN has 3 sacks & 2 FFs in past 3. Aims for 4th in row at Hou. with sack. LB ROBERT MATHIS has 8 sacks, 4 FFs & FR in past 11 meetings. Ranks 4th among active NFL players with 118 sacks. S MIKE ADAMS has 2 INTs, FF & FR in past 2 vs. Hou…TEXANS: QB BROCK OSWEILER is 3-0 as starter at home with Hou…RB LAMAR MILLER aims for 3rd in row vs. Ind. with rush TD. Has 453 scrimmage yards (90.6 per game) in 5 games with Hou…WR DE ANDRE HOPKINS has 19 catches for 263 yards (131.5 per game) in past 2 meetings. WR-PR WILL FULLER leads NFL rookies with 327 rec. yards. WR JAELEN STRONG has 3 TDs in 2 career meetings…LB WHITNEY MERCILUS has 10 sacks in past 7 (incl. playoffs). Had sack in last meeting. LB BERNARDRICK MC KINNEY leads team with 48 tackles. Had sack in last meeting. DE JADEVEON CLOWNEY had career-high 4 TFL last week. Leads team with 8 TFL. LB JOHN SIMON had sack in last meeting. CBs A.J. BOUYE (6) & JOHNATHAN JOSEPH (5) lead club in PD.

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