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COLTS WIN: 20-17

The Colts remain undefeated in the 2009 season. With 1 second remaining in the the game, the Houston Texans attempted and missed a 42-yard field goal.


**With 1 second remaining in the the game, the Houston Texans attempted and missed a 42 yard field goal.  COLTS WIN: 20-17

FOURTH QUARTER (2:13 remaining)


A pass by Houston Quarterback Matt Schaub, intended for WR David Anderson, was intercepted by Colts linebacker Clint Session.  Session returned it 8 yards to the Colts 40 yd line.  **

FOURTH QUARTER (7:11 remaining)


Colts running back Joseph Addai scored his second touchdown of the game on a two-yard rush up the middle on third down. Rookie wide receiver Austin Collie reeled in a 16-yard catch to move the Colts into the red zone, but suffered a neck injury on the play and is questionable to return. **COLTS 20, TEXANS 17

FOURTH QUARTER (14:58 remaining)


After being stuffed on first and second down, the Texans punched the ball in from the one-yard line on third down to give them their first lead of the game. **COLTS 13, TEXANS 17



As the third quarter comes to a close, the Texans have the ball at 3rd-and-goal from the Colts' one-yard line. **COLTS 13, TEXANS 10

THIRD QUARTER (8:31 remaining)


The Texans began the second half with a touchdown drive, marching 86 yards down the field and scoring on a one-yard pass from Schaub to running back Ryan Moats. COLTS 13, TEXANS 10 **



At the end of the half, the Colts lead 13-3. Houston kicker Kris Brown converted a 56-yard field goal as time expired. Quarterback Peyton Manning set yet another passing record in the first half, becoming the first NFL quarterback to throw for more than 40,000 yards in any decade. For the game, Manning has completed 26 of 40 pass attempts for 242 yards and one touchdown.**

SECOND QUARTER (2:00 remaining)


The Texans put together a lengthy drive that milked six minutes off the clock, but failed to yield any points. Colts safety Antoine Bethea forced a fumble on the one-yard line and rookie defensive back Jerraud Powers recovered the ball on the goal line for a touchback to give Indianapolis possession.**

SECOND QUARTER (11:20 remaining)


Defensive ends Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis combined to sack Texans quarterback Matt Schaub on third down, forcing Houston to punt for the third time today. The Colts' offense will take over from their own 31.**

SECOND QUARTER (12:50 remaining)


Kicker Matt Stover continues his perfection as a Colt, converting on a 37-yard attempt, his second field goal of the game. **COLTS 13, TEXANS 0



At the end of the first period, the Colts lead by 10 and have possession of the ball around midfield. Quarterback Peyton Manning is 19-of-25 for 176 yards and one touchdown. **COLTS 10, TEXANS 0

FIRST QUARTER (3:57 remaining)


Following Powers' pick, the Colts drove 41 yards and scored again on a 22-yard field goal from kicker Matt Stover. **COLTS 10, TEXANS 0

FIRST QUARTER (6:04 remaining)


On Houston's first play from scrimmage following Addai's touchdown, Colts rookie defensive back Jerraud Powers intercepted the first pass of his career at Houston's 45-yard line to give Indianapolis the ball back.**

FIRST QUARTER (6:20 remaining)


A vintage drive – 12 plays and 79 yards – led the Colts to their first score of the game, a seven-yard touchdown pass from Manning to Addai. Manning completed nine of 10 pass attempts on the drive and frequently went to tight end Dallas Clark, who already has six catches for 49 yards on the day. **COLTS 7, TEXANS 0

FIRST QUARTER (12:51 remaining)


On Houston's first offensive play of the game, Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney sacked quarterback Matt Schaub, extending the pass rusher's streak of consecutive games with a sack to nine. The Colts forced the Texans three-and-out and will take over from their own 21.**

FIRST QUARTER (12:51 remaining)**

The Indianapolis Colts put together a fast and furious drive on their first possession of the game, but failed to convert on 4th-and-short, resulting in a turnover on downs. After completing four quick passes in the first minute of the game, quarterback Peyton Manning failed to connect with running back Joseph Addai on fourth down later in the drive, giving the Texans the ball at their own 32.

The following Colts are inactive today… K-Adam Vinatieri, QB-Curtis Painter, WR-Anthony Gonzalez, DB-Kelvin Hayden, RB-Donald Brown, OT-Tony Ugoh, TE-Tom Santi, DT-Fili Moala


• 7-yard touchdown pass from QB-Peyton Manning to RB-Joseph Addai (Drive summary: 12 plays, 79 yards, 4:33 seconds) COLTS 7, TEXANS 0

• 22-yard field goal by K-Matt Stover (Drive summary: 6 plays, 41 yards, 2:06 seconds) COLTS 10, TEXANS 0

• 37-yard field goal by K-Matt Stover (Drive summary: 10 plays, 61 yards, 3:51 seconds) COLTS 13, TEXANS 0

• 56-yard field goal by K-Kris Brown (Drive summary: 5 play, 12 yards, 0:57 seconds) COLTS 13, TEXANS 3

• 1-yard touchdown pass from QB-Matt Schaub to RB-Ryan Moats (Drive summary: 12 plays, 86 yards, 6:29 seconds) COLTS 13, TEXANS 10

• 1-yard touchdown run from RB-Steve Slaton (Drive summary: 12 plays, 84 yards, 6:41 seconds) COLTS 13, TEXANS 17

• 2-yard touchdown run by RB-Joseph Addai (Drive summary: 8 plays, 61 yards, 3:49 seconds) COLTS 20, TEXANS 17

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