The Texans offense failed to record a single touchdown, with the lone score coming on an interception return. The Colts took advantage of rookie quarterback Tom Savage, allowing just 289 yards of total offense, with two turnovers and one sack.
The Colts DST had just one game with double digit Fantasy points prior to their Week 10 bye, but have reached that mark in four of five games. They head into Week 16 against the Cowboys averaging 13.2 Fantasy points per game in that span, but have a tough matchup on the way in Week 16, with the Cowboys on the schedule.
Though it wasn't as dominant as against Jacksonville and Washington in Weeks 12 and 13, the
The Colts DST has had some big games this year, but they've mostly been with the matchups you'd expect. With a so-so one Week 15 against Houston, it's not a slam dunk, but you could do a lot worse than it as well. According to standard CBSSports.com scoring, the Colts DST scored 14 Fantasy points in its first meeting with the Texans back in Week 6.
After not appearing in practice for three consecutive days, the
"It is what it is...we don't have a choice," Pagano said.
The Colts did allow 27 points on 425 yards, but all the big plays made it a fine showing for the Colts DST in Fantasy nonetheless. With another favorable matchup Week 14 at Cleveland, the Colts DST remains a viable option in all Fantasy formats.
The performance came on the heels of a three-game stretch in which they allowed an average of 39.0 points on 526.7 yards, so you'll want to make sure the Colts DST has a favorable matchup before turning to it in Fantasy. Fortunately, it has one of those Week 13 against Washington.