NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The #6 Indianapolis Colts took down the AFC South Champions and #3 Houston Texans 21-7 in the AFC Wild Card game in Houston, Saturday night.
The Colts leaned on second-year running back Marlon Mack, who finished with 24 carries for 148 yards and a score.
Quarterback Andrew Luck ended the night passing 19/32 for 222 yards, with two touchdowns and an interception.
Rookie linebacker and First Team All-Pro Darius Leonard continued his exceptional play finishing with a game-high 13 tackles and a pass defended.
With the win, the Colts (11-6-0) advance to the AFC Divisional Round next weekend and will go on the road to face the #1 Kansas City Chiefs (12-4).