Chuck Pagano is likely coaching his last game with the Colts and he may finish his tenure on a seven-game losing streak. Frank Gore may not hit the 1000 yard mark this season, but Brissett could blow past the 3000-yard mark against the struggling Texans. The Texans are weak against the Colts lone strength, but the run defense can make the Colts one dimensional.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) stands on the sidelines against the Cincinnati Bengals in the second half at Paul Brown Stadium.
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Adam Vinatieri made field goals from 54 and 22 yards in the fourth quarter. The Colts now lead the game 16-13 early in the fourth quarter.
The Texans and Colts are only playing for pride this week, but don't tell that to T.Y. Hilton and Johnathan Joseph, who nearly got into an all-out brawl on Sunday. Blue touted the rock 16 times for 108 yards, and Miller ran 10 times for 55. He finished with 24 carries and 100 rushing yards while also becoming just the fifth player to record 14,000 career rushing yards. Standout rookie Malik Hooker tore his ACL early in the season, running back Robert Turbin suffered an elbow injury, and starting center Ryan Kelly faced a plethora of injuries all year long.
While the Texans will be without one of their primary deep threats if Fuller is out moving forward, they do still have DeAndre Hopkins to anchor the aerial attack as one of the best wide receivers in the league.