|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLWeek 6 Thursday Night Football features two 3-2 teams, as the Indianapolis Colts take on the Houston Texans. The game is scheduled to kick off at 8:25 PM ET in NRG Stadium in Houston, TX.
The Colts are 3-2 SU and 4-1 ATS so far this season. They are 1-1 on the road, with 4 of their games going OVER, and the other one going UNDER the total. They're coming off of a 20-13 win over the Baltimore Ravens, where they won against the spread as -2 ½ point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 49 ½ point line in that one.
The Texans are 3-2 SU and 4-1 ATS this year. They are undefeated at 2-0 at home, and 2 of their games have gone OVER the total, with 3 going UNDER. Their last game was a 20-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, where they won against the spread as 5 point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 47 ½ point line that was set by the sportsbook.
Indianapolis is 10-1-1 ATS on Thursday night, 5-1 ATS coming off of a SU win, and 5-1 ATS in October. They are 21-8 ATS against AFC opponents, and 0-3-1 ATS in Week 6.
Between these teams, the Colts are 4-1 ATS lately. They home team is 7-1 ATS, while the favorite is 5-2 ATS in this series. The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 7 meetings, but OVER in 7 of their last 9 matchups in Houston.
They last met in December 2013, when the Colts won 25-3, and won against the spread as 6 point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 47 point line that was set by the NFL oddsmakers.
For Thursday night's game, the Colts are listed as -2 ½ point road favorites. The over/under is set at 46 points. The Colts are -145 on the moneyline, while the Texans are a +125.