Colts at Texans: December 6, 2020 Odds and Computer Picks

Written by on December 6, 2020

AFC South rivals square off when the Indianapolis Colts (7-4) visit the Houston Texans (4-7) on Sunday, December 6, 2020 NRG Stadium. Indianapolis is favored by 3.0 points. An over/under of 53.0 is set in the contest.

Game Info

  • Game Day: Sunday, December 6, 2020
  • Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Stadium: NRG Stadium
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Betting Information

Colts vs Texans Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Colts -3.0 -115 -105 53.0 -110 -110 N/A N/A

Colts Betting Insights

  • Indianapolis is 6-5 against the spread.
  • The Colts are 4-3 ATS when favored by at least 3.0 points.
  • Most of Indianapolis’ games this year — seven out of 11 — have hit the over (63.6%).
  • The Colts average points scored this season (27.5) and the Texans points allowed (27) are within 0.5 points of each other.
  • When they meet or outpace their scoring average this season, Indianapolis is 6-0 and 5-1 against the spread.
  • When the Houston defense allows 27 points or fewer this year, the Texans have pieced together a 4-1 overall record and a 4-1 record against the spread.
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Texans Betting Insights

  • Six Houston’s 11 games this year have gone over the point total (54.5% of its outings).
  • Houston has compiled a losing 4-7 record against the spread this season.
  • The Texans have an even ATS record of 2-2 when playing as at least 3.0-point underdogs.
  • The Texans average points scored this season (24.4) and the Colts points allowed (23) are within 1.4 points of each other.
  • In games where Houston scores at least 24.4 points this season, they are 4-1 overall and 3-2 against the spread.
  • When Indianapolis allows opposing offenses to put 23 points or fewer on the scoreboard this year, they are 5-0 overall and 5-0 against the spread.
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Computer Picks

Computer picks for Colts vs Texans
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Texans (+3) Under (53) Texans 26 Colts 25

Total Facts

  • The Colts’ average point total in matchups this year is 50.5, 2.5 points less than the total in this game.
  • The average point total for the Texans this season is 1.6 points lower than this game’s over/under.
  • The Colts and their opponents have recorded more than 53.0 points in 45.5% of their outings this year (five of 11 opportunities).
  • Houston and its opponents have combined to score more than 53.0 points in 45.5% of their games this season (five of 11 chances).
  • These teams average a combined 51.9 points per game, 1.1 fewer points than the over/under of 53.0 set for this game.
  • The Colts and the Texans have seen their opponents average a combined 3.0 fewer points per game than the over/under of 53.0 set in this game.
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Colts vs Texans: Last 5 Meetings

Indianapolis holds an edge against Houston over the past five matchups between these two squads, recording a 3-2 record in those games. The Colts are 2-0 against the spread in those games against the Texans. Indianapolis outscored Houston 127-114 in those five head-to-head matchups.

Colts vs Texans: Last Five Meetings
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Yards Result
11/21/2019 Texans Texans -3.5 46 -205 +180 396-296 HOU 20-17 HOU
10/20/2019 Colts Colts -1.5 46 -121 +106 391-383 HOU 30-23 IND
12/9/2018 N/A Texans N/A N/A N/A N/A 436-315 IND 24-21 IND
9/30/2018 N/A Colts N/A N/A N/A N/A 478-466 IND 37-34 HOU
12/31/2017 N/A Colts N/A N/A N/A N/A 250-209 IND 22-13 IND

Betting Insights: Last Three Games (Both Teams)

  • The Colts and their opponents have combined to score an average of 62.3 points over their last three games, 9.3 more than the 53.0 over/under in this matchup.
  • Indianapolis is 2-1 against the spread and 2-1 straight up over their last three contests.
  • The over has been familiar to Indianapolis. They have gone over the total three times in the last three contests.
  • The Texans total over the last three games is 9.7 points fewer than the 53.0 over/under listed for this matchup.
  • Houston has gone 3-0 against the spread and 2-1 overall over the last three contests.
  • Houston has gone under the total two times in their last three outcomes.

Injury Report

Colts: No Injuries Listed

Texans: No Injuries Listed


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