Houston Falls 27-24 to Colts - Recap
|Houston Falls 27-24 to Colts - Recap|
Andrew Luck scorched the Texans defense for 3 TDs as Indianapolis defeated Houston 27-24 on Sunday at Reliant Stadium.
Indianapolis was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 42.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Donald Brown rushed for 49 yards, while Trent Richardson added 20 yards in the win. T.Y. Hilton and Coby Fleener added 121 and 64 receiving yards respectively.
Ben Tate rushed for 81 yards for Houston, while Dennis Johnson added 36 yards. Case Keenum threw for 350 yards for the Texans, while receivers Andre Johnson and DeAndre Hopkins had 229 and 54 yards respectively.
Indianapolis was outgained by Houston 483-314 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-17 by the Texans.
Houston led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:12/23:48 split in that important category.
Next game, Indianapolis takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Arizona.