» Last meeting: Kris Brown missed a field goal as time expired, giving the Colts a 20-17 win just three weeks ago.
» Streaks: Indianapolis has a 14-1 record against Houston.
» Last week: The Colts were once again able to repel a serious challenge to their unbeaten record, beating the Ravens, 17-15. ... Brown missed yet another field goal as time expired in a 20-17 loss to the Titans.
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Mario Williams' pass rush: This has not been a banner season so far for Williams. He has just four sacks and one forced fumble, and has not made a major impact. For the Texans to beat the Colts, he will need to be at his best, and put constant pressure on Peyton Manning.
Indy's perfect season burden: The Colts have had a tougher time staying undefeated each week, but have somehow found a way to continue winning. Fortuitous bounces and last-minute heroics do not tend to continue happening over the long term, though, so Indianapolis could find itself in trouble against Houston, unless it plays with some more crispness.
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