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Colts Try For Second Straight Win Against Texans

Last updated on Thursday, December 22, 2011

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The Indianapolis Colts face the Houston Texans tonight at Lucas Oil Stadium.

The Colts are 1-13 and are coming off their first victory of the season, a 27-13 win over The Tennessee Titans last Sunday afternoon.

Colts Quarterback Dan Orlovsky picked up his first win in nine career starts last weekend.

The Texans fell to 10-4 with their 28-13 loss to the Carolina Panthers last Sunday at Reliant Stadium in Houston.

The Texans have already clinched the AFC South title and are playing for playoff positioning.
Houston beat the Colts 34-7 in week one. Colts Tight End Dallas Clark is listed as "doubtful" for tonight's game with Houston with six others listed as "questionable".

Linebacker Phillip Wheeler and Defensive End Robert Mathis sat out practice Wednesday along with Clark.

The other Colts listed as questionable are Defensive End Jamaal Anderson, Safety Antoine Bethea, Running Back Delone Carter and Linebacker AJ Edds.

Four Texans, including star Wide Receiver Andre Johnson, have been declared "out" for tonight's contest.

Offensive lineman Mike Brisiel and defensive Backs Sherrick McManis and Troy Nolan will also miss tonight's game.

Tight End Owen Daniels and Defensive Tackle Shaun Cody are listed as "questionable".

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