Colts vs. Texans Free Pick
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Colts are 2.5-point favorites over the Texans, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 44 points. Indianapolis 5-2 overall and 2-1 on the road, while Houston is 2-5 overall and 1-2 at home.
Line Movement: The Texans opened as 1.5-point favorites but the spread has flipped in favor of the Colts, who are now 2.5-point road faves. As for the total, it opened at 45 and has been bet down to 44.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 86% of NFL public bettors currently favor the Colts. This information is subject to change leading up to kickoff, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date NFL public betting numbers.
NFL Free Pick: Take Indianapolis. According to latest NFL trends, the Colts are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games versus divisional opponents and 8-1 ATS versus a team with a losing record. They're also 5-1 against the number in their last six games following a bye week and 4-1 ATS in their last five games overall. On the other side, the Texans are 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, 1-4 ATS in their last five games versus AFC opponents, and 1-7 ATS in their last eight games overall. Case Keenum looked good in his NFL debut two weeks ago versus the Chiefs but the Colts should be able to fluster the rookie in his second pro start.
2013 NFL WEEK 9 FREE PICK: INDIANAPOLIS COLTS -2.5