Colts Fall 34-7 Against Houston - Game Recap
Ben Tate scampered through the Indianapolis defense for 116 yards as Houston handed the Colts a 34-7 defeat on Sunday at Reliant Stadium.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 44.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Schaub completed 17 of 24 pass attempts for 220 yards and 1 TD for the Texans in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Colts defense.
Joseph Addai rushed for 39 yards for Indianapolis, while Delone Carter added 25 yards. Kerry Collins threw for 197 yards for the Colts, while receivers Reggie Wayne and Dallas Clark had 106 and 39 yards respectively.
Indianapolis lost the offensive yardage battle to Houston 384-236 yards in Sunday's game. Houston had more first downs as that total ended up 26-15.
The time of possession battle favored Houston as their offense was on the field for 36:44, longer than the 23:16 of their opponents.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Indianapolis, they head home to face Cleveland.