Arian Foster's 9-yard touchdown run in the opening minute helped the Houston Texans take a 10-6 lead over the Colts at halftime.
Foster finished the first half with 76 yards on 10 carries.
Dan Orlovsky completed 10 of 18 passes for 98 yards, Joseph Addai had 15 carries for 42 yards and Reggie Wayne caught five passes for 54 yards for Indianapolis.
Things started badly for the Colts. On Indianapolis' first play from scrimmage, Houston's Brian Cushing sacked Orlovsky and forced him to fumble. Houston's Brooks Reed recovered at the Indianapolis 17. Two plays later, Foster's touchdown gave the Texans a 7-0 lead 54 seconds into the game.
The Colts (1-13) went three-and-out on their next drive. Houston took over at its 38-yard line, but this time, the Colts caught the break. Robert Mathis sacked Houston quarterback T.J. Yates, forced a fumble and recovered it himself at the Houston 36-yard line. The Colts wasted the opportunity when Orlovsky was sacked by Connor Barwin at the Houston ...