Thumbs up, thumbs down: Colts defense comes up big in fourth quarter

The Indianapolis Star

INDIANAPOLIS — An explosive, complementary performance by the Colts knocked off the Houston Texans 30-23 on Sunday, handing Indianapolis its second straight win over a perceived AFC contender and first place in the AFC South. With that in mind, here's the good and the bad off a big win for Indianapolis. THUMBS UP Justin Houston The veteran pass rusher has been exactly what the Colts signed him to be in the two biggest games of the season. Fresh off of a dominant performance against his old team in Kansas City, Houston had two key sacks of Deshaun Watson on Sunday. The first, a controversial ruling by officials that he'd stopped Watson's forward progress, kept a touchdown off the board, and the

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