Houston (1st - AFCS) at Indianapolis (2nd - AFCS)

Matchup Details
Sun, Dec 11 - Lucas Oil Stadium
KICK OFF - 1:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Houston 6-6-05-6-15-1-01-5-05-7-0
Indianapolis 6-6-06-5-13-3-03-3-08-4-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotes
DEJ. Clowney
Prob Sun
Elbow
12/09/16
Clowney is expected to play in Sunday's game against the Colts despite missing the last game with elbow and wrist injuries.
CBK. Jackson
Prob Sun
Hamstring
12/08/16
Jackson is nursing a hamstring injury but is expected to partake in Sunday's game against the Colts.
LBB. McKinney
Prob Sun
Thigh
12/08/16
McKinney is battling a thigh injury but is likely to be available against the Colts on Sunday.
WRW. Fuller
Prob Sun
Hip
12/07/16
Fuller is expected to suit up for Sunday's game against the Colts despite being limited by a hip injury.
LBB. Cushing
Prob Sun
Back
12/07/16
Cushing was confined to a limited role in practice due to two broken bones in his back and an ankle injury but is expected to be available for Sunday's game against the Colts.
RBL. Miller
Prob Sun
Ribs
12/06/16
Miller is expected to suit up Sunday against the Colts despite an injury to his ribs.
NTV. Wilfork
Ques Sun
Groin
12/07/16
Wilfork is hampered by a groin injury and his status for Sunday's game against the Colts is uncertain.
CBJ. Joseph
Doub Sun
Ribs
12/06/16
Joseph suffered two cracked ribs and a bruised lung during the last game and is not expected to be available for Sunday's game against the Colts.
RBT. Ervin
Out Sun
Ribs
12/10/16
Ervin has missed two straight games with injured ribs and will be unable to return for Sunday's game against the Colts.
LBJ. Simon
Out Sun
Chest
12/10/16
Simon has missed two straight games with a chest injury and will not return against the Colts on Sunday.
QBT. Savage
Out Sun
Elbow
12/10/16
Savage has an infection in his throwing elbow and will be inactive against the Colts on Sunday.
WRB. Miller
Out Sun
Shoulder
12/10/16
Miller left the last game with a shoulder sprain and will not play Sunday against the Colts.
WRJ. Strong
I-R
Ankle
12/10/16
Strong has a sprained ankle and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
DED. Still
Ques Sun
Undisclosed
12/06/16
Still has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury and it is unclear if he will return for Sunday's game against the Colts.
SL. Ballentine
I-R
Groin
11/12/16
Ballentine has been placed on injured reserve due to injuries to his groin, ankle and knee.
TD. Newton
I-R
Knee
10/27/16
Newton had surgery to repair a torn patella in both knees and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
CBK. Johnson
I-R
Foot
10/22/16
Johnson is on the injured reserve list after suffering a broken foot in Week 6 against the Colts.
LBB. Scarlett
I-R
Hamstring
10/19/16
Scarlett sustained a hamstring injury and has landed on the injured reserve list.
SK. Dillon
I-R
Knee
10/19/16
Dillon tore his ACL in his knee and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
DEJ. Watt
I-R
Back
09/30/16
Watt will miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair his injured back, and has been placed on injured reserve as a result.
LBG. Rivers
I-R
Undisclosed
09/07/16
Rivers was placed on the injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury and is expected to miss the entire 2016 season.
LBT. Washington Jr.
I-R
Undisclosed
09/07/16
Washington is expected to miss the entire 2016 season as he has been placed on the injured reserve list with an unknown injury.
SK. Drummond
I-R
Leg
08/30/16
Drummond suffered a season-ending leg injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
KK. Fairbairn
I-R
Quadricep
08/30/16
Fairbairn is sidelined due to a quad injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list, ending his season.
CN. Martin
I-R
Ankle
08/29/16
Martin sustained a high-ankle sprain and has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
Indianapolis
PPlayerStatusNotes
QBA. Luck
Prob Sun
Shoulder
12/07/16
Luck was confined to a limited role in practice due to a right shoulder injury but is expected to be available Sunday against the Texans.
LBC. Maggitt
Ques Sun
Concussion
12/07/16
Maggitt is dealing with concussion-like symptoms and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Texans on Sunday.
SC. Geathers
Out Sun
Concussion
12/09/16
Geathers is in the league's concussion protocol and will not be able to play Sunday against the Texans.
TD. Good
Out Sun
Concussion
12/09/16
Good suffered a concussion during the last game and will be unavailable Sunday against the Texans.
LBR. Mathis
Out Sun
Bicep
12/09/16
Mathis missed the last game due to a minor tear in his left lower bicep and will be unavailable Sunday against the Texans.
CBP. Robinson
Out Sun
Groin
12/09/16
Robinson missed the last game with a groin injury and will not play Sunday against the Texans.
NTZ. Kerr
Out Sun
Concussion
12/09/16
Kerr is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and will not suit up Sunday against the Texans.
LBD. Jackson
out for season
Suspension
12/06/16
Jackson has been suspended for four games for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances and will not be eligible to return until the playoffs. He is also dealing with a concussion but is expected to be cleared before his suspension ends.
CBF. Williams
I-R
Undisclosed
11/23/16
Williams has been placed on the IR/Non-Football injury list due to a season-ending unspecified injury.
DEK. Langford
I-R
Knee
11/19/16
Langford has been placed on the injured reserve list with cartilage damage in his knee.
WRQ. Bray
I-R
Ankle
10/19/16
Bray suffered a broken ankle and has landed on the injured reserve list.
GH. Thornton
I-R
Foot
09/04/16
Thornton is expected to miss the entire 2016 season as he has been placed on the injured reserve list.
SA. Williamson
I-R
Knee
08/17/16
Williamson is sidelined due to a knee injury and was placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
NEWS

Covers Preview - It's a three-team battle for the AFC North, with the Houston Texans, Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts all tied for the top spot at 6-6. The Texans, who already own one win over the Titans, can clinch the head-to-head tiebreaker over the Colts when they host the showdown on Sunday.

 
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