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Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans – NFL – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Indianapolis Colts (6-6) are 10-point favorites when they visit the Houston Texans (2-9) in an AFC South matchup on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at NRG Stadium. The contest has a point total set at 45.5.

Colts vs. Texans Predictions

Colts Vs. Texans Odds

Colts vs Texans Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Colts -10 -110 -110 45.5 -110 -110 -465 +351

Colts and Texans: Last Three Games

  • Indianapolis covered the spread once in its past three matchups while putting up a 2-1 record straight-up in those games.
  • In two of those three games, the final combined score has gone over the set total.
  • The last three Colts games averaged 50.2 total points, 4.7 more points than this matchup’s point total.
  • Houston is 1-2-0 against the spread and 1-2 overall in its past three contests.
  • The final combined score of each of the last three Texans games fell short of the set point total.
  • The Texans’ last three games have ended with an average of 44.8 points scored. That’s 0.7 fewer points than this contest’s over/under.

Colts and Texans: Betting Trends

  • Indianapolis has covered the spread seven times over 12 games with a set spread.
  • The Colts are 2-1 ATS when playing as at least 10-point favorites.
  • Indianapolis games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under eight times this season.
  • The Colts have a 3-1 record in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 75% of those games).
  • Indianapolis has won all three games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -465 or shorter.
  • The Colts have an implied moneyline win probability of 82.3% in this matchup.
  • Houston has covered the spread five times in 11 games with a set spread.
  • The Texans are 3-3 ATS when playing as at least 10-point underdogs.
  • Games involving Houston have hit the over four times this season.
  • The Texans have won two of the 10 games they’ve played as underdogs this season.
  • Houston has a record of 1-5 in games where oddsmakers have them as underdogs of at least +351 on the moneyline.

Over/Under Trends

  • Indianapolis and its opponents have combined to hit the over on Sunday’s total of 45.5 points seven times this season.
  • This season, four of Houston’s games have finished with a combined score higher than 45.5 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 43.2 points per game, 2.3 points fewer than the total of 45.5 for this contest.
  • This game’s total is 4.6 fewer points than the 50.1 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020.
  • The Colts have seen a 47.1 average over/under in their games this season, 1.6 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 0.3 points separates this game’s over/under (45.5 points) and the average total points bet in Texans’ games (45.2 points) this season.

Colts Players to Watch

  • Jonathan Taylor is third overall among all players and the top fantasy running back with 248.1 fantasy points (20.7 per game).
  • Carson Wentz has collected total 201.5 fantasy points this year (16.8 per game), which make him the 12th-ranked player overall and the 11th-ranked quarterback.
  • So far this season, Michael Pittman Jr.’s 111.3 total fantasy points make him the No. 64 fantasy player and No. 15 receiver. He averages 9.3 fantasy points per game.
  • Nyheim Hines is the 158th-ranked fantasy player — and the 51st-ranked running back — with 54.7 fantasy points. He averages 4.6 fantasy points per game.

Texans Players to Watch

  • So far this season, Brandin Cooks is the 89th-best fantasy player overall this season and the 29th-best fantasy receiver with 88.9 fantasy points (8.1 per game).
  • Tyrod Taylor has collected total 80.4 fantasy points this year (7.3 per game), which make him the 31st-ranked quarterback and the 99th-ranked player overall.
  • Davis Mills’ 69.1 total fantasy points make him the No. 124 fantasy player and No. 34 quarterback. He averages 6.3 fantasy points per game.
  • David Johnson has put together the 189th-ranked fantasy season (59th among running backs) with 43.0 fantasy points, averaging 3.9 per game.

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