Houston vs Indianapolis Wrap - Indianapolis Wins 30-17
The Colts got a 2-TD performance from Peyton Manning as Indianapolis handed Houston a 30-17 defeat on Monday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Indianapolis was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Hart rushed for 84 yards, while Donald Brown added 16 yards in the win. Pierre Garcon and Jacob Tamme added 78 and 64 receiving yards respectively.
Arian Foster rushed for 102 yards for Houston, while Derrick Ward added 5 yards. Matt Schaub threw for 201 yards for the Texans, while receivers Andre Johnson and Arian Foster had 106 and 65 yards respectively.
Indianapolis outgained Houston 366-291 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Colts.
The time of possession battle favored Indianapolis as their offense was on the field for 36:25, longer than the 23:35 of their opponents.
Next game, Indianapolis takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face San Diego.