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Indianapolis Colts vs Houston Texans 05/15/2020 Madden20 NFL Previews, Football Spread and Game Analysis
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Indianapolis Colts vs Houston Texans 05/15/2020 – The Indianapolis Colts face the Houston Texans in an NFL Madden20 SIM battle on Friday. The Colts are looking to get back on track following an opening game loss. On the other side, the Texans are hoping to make it back-to-back following a win over the Jacksonville. For this game, the Texans are picked by NFL odds this week to prevail. The Colts will be led on offense by T.Y. Hilton who owns an overall rating of 88. On defense, it will be Justin Houston holding up the fort with an overall rating of 86. The Texans will bank on DeAndre Hopkins to spark the offense. He owns an overall rating of 98, including 99 in catching in traffic, spectacular catch, release and jumping. J.J. Watts leads the defensive effort of Houston with an overall rating of 97.
Indianapolis Colts vs Houston Texans 05/15/2020
Indianapolis Colts hope to get their first win although it won’t come easy. The Texans look formidable and have several high rated players. On offense, Hilton will bank on support from players like Quenton Nelson to help out. He owns a 94 overall rating, including 99 in awareness and 97 in strength. On defense, Darius Leonard is expected to provide Houston help in holding off the Texans offensive. He owns an overall rating of 85, including a high 88 in tackling.
Houston Texans loom as heavy favorites over the Colts and it is not hard to understand why. They played a good game against the Jaguars, putting up 40 points on the board and limiting Jacksonville to just 30. However, the Colts are a different team and Houston cannot take them for granted. Hopkins will need help and Deshaun Watson will be in focus. The quarterback owns an overall rating of 86 and will be tasked to spark the offense. Lamar Miller is expected to help out, a player who owns an overall rating of 84. Defensively, Watt will get help from D.J. Reader and Justin Reid, two players with 84 overall ratings.
Indianapolis Colts vs Houston Texans Betting Picks
There is no question that the Texans own better overall rated players. NFL football lines pick Houston to win although the Colts are not completely written off. Indianapolis is aching for a win and that hunger could play a factor. For the Texans to secure victory, they cannot get complacent. They need to continue playing well on both ends of the field to prevent the Colts from stealing this one. The team that plays better on both ends will win this game.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Colts is at +105 for this match while the Texans are at -135.
Spread: It is just 2.5 points between the Colts and the Texans across the spread. Indianapolis owns the +2.5 while Houston is at -2.5.
Total: 54.5 points is the given total for this game between Indianapolis and Houston with the over/under at -115.
Prediction: 45-21, Texans win.