Colts vs Texans Predictions for NFL Week 12 Thursday Night Football Game

David Kaestle
Houston Texans v Indianapolis Colts
Houston Texans v Indianapolis Colts / Justin Casterline/Getty Images

The Indianapolis Colts travel to Houston to take on the Texans in an AFC South divisional clash on "Thursday Night Football." Houston is currently a 3.5-point home favorite, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

If you're looking to place a wager on this game, it's always wise to read up on what some industry experts have to say first. With that in mind, here are some expert predictions for the Week 12 showdown between the Colts and Texans.

Colts vs Texans Expert Predictions

Of the 11 ESPN experts, nine of them like the Houston Texans to come away with the win at home.

Sports Illustrated
Roy Larking, from Sports Illustrated, isn't necessarily making a pick on the moneyline, but he is going with the Colts to cover the spread.

CBS Sports
The CBS staff is slightly leaning toward Indianapolis tonight, with five of the eight experts going with the Colts to pull out the win, despite being the underdog on the road.

In totality, the experts are fairly split, with 11 of the 19 experts that made picks on the moneyline going with the Texans to win, with the lone expert going with the Colts to cover the spread.

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