The Texans had a challenging game today against the Colts. With several penalties that resulted in a Colts first down, Houston looked a little sloppy in the second half.
The Colts took charge in the first quarter with a touchdown and successful extra kick. They took the lead 7-0.
Although the second quarter had both teams scoring, Houston still couldn’t get the lead. Ka’imi Fairbairn had three successful field goal kicks, but a touchdown and extra kick from Indianapolis kept the Colts winning. We end the half 14-9.
Indianapolis widened the scoring gap with two additional touchdowns and extra kicks. Keke Coutee had a 4-yard touchdown, and Ka’imi Fairbairn had another good extra kick. At the end of the third quarter, the Colts were still in the lead 28-16.
The Texans had a 4-yard pass from Deshaun Watson to DeAndre Hopkins for a touchdown, with a good kick from Ka’imi Fairbairn. While this play gave the Texans an opportunity to take the lead for the first time in this game, the Colts got a safety. The final score was 30-23 Colts.
There are small victories to note: Ka’imi Fairbairn didn’t miss a single kick today.
The Texans will play the Oakland Raiders in Houston on 10/27 at 4:25 PM CST. That game can be viewed on CBS.