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Keys to the Game: Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans Wild Card Round - Stampede Blue
Houston’s defense has shown real cracks defending the pass. T.Y. Hilton has enjoyed many of his best performances against the Texans, often in Houston. He is fighting through an ankle injury that has clearly caused him considerable pain but his production with the injury is his best and most consistent of the season.

Three and Out: Colts-Texans Wild Card Playoff Game Predictions - Battle Red Blog
This of course won’t be enough to win the game alone - it also would require Bill O’Brien to put more trust in Watson’s ARM rather than just his running ability. Watson is lethally accurate in the mid-range game, especially when he’s in a rhythm of throwing the ball. You can’t much get into a rhythm the way O’Brien has called plays all season, so my sincere hope for this game is that O’Brien cuts Deshaun loose, because I truly believe Number 4 is going to be a playoff MONSTER. Let’s do this - I can’t wait.