Texans-Colts Capsule

HOUSTON (6-7) at INDIANAPOLIS (6-7)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS

OPENING LINE - Off

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Texans 6-7, Colts 6-7

SERIES RECORD - Colts lead 23-4

LAST MEETING - Colts beat Texans 27-20, Oct. 8, 2015

LAST WEEK - Texans lost to Patriots 27-6; Colts lost to Jaguars 51-16

AP PRO32 RANKING - Texans No. 17, Colts No. 19

TEXANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (19), RUSH (19), PASS (15).

TEXANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (7), RUSH (19), PASS (3).

COLTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (28), PASS (16).

COLTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (29), RUSH (25), PASS (29).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Game will break tie for division lead and give winner inside track to AFC South title. ... Both teams have lost two in row. ... Both teams could be without starting QB. Brian Hoyer is going through concussion protocol and will be replaced by T.J. Yates as Texans starter. Colts QB Andrew Luck has missed four straight games (lacerated kidney, partially torn abdominal muscle) and has not yet been cleared to play. ... Backup QB Matt Hasselbeck will try to play with neck and rib injuries. ... Houston DE J.J. Watt needs 1 1/2 sacks for third 15-sack season, but will play second straight game with broken left hand. ... Houston LB Brian Cushing needs four tackles for first 100-tackle season since 2011. ... Texans CB Johnathan Joseph's next interception will tie Dunta Robinson's mark for most career picks in franchise history (13). ... Texans have lost six straight in series and are 0-13 in Indianapolis. ... Colts had NFL record 16-game winning streak against one division broken with loss last week. ... RB Frank Gore needs 40 yards from scrimmage for 15,000 in career. ... WR T.Y. Hilton needs 13 yards for third straight 1,000-yard season. ... WR Andre Johnson needs 22 yards receiving to pass James Lofton (14,004) for No. 9 all-time. ... K Adam Vinatieri can pass Jerry Rice for sixth-most games played (303) and needs two field goals to join Morten Andersen and Gary Anderson as only players with 500 in career. ... Fantasy Tip: Hilton could be best play this week. In seven games against Texans, he has 40 catches, 749 yards and six TDs.

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