Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
National Football League
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Indianapolis 27, Houston 20
Sunday, December 20, 2020 1:00 PM
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, December 20, 2020
Where: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
Temperature: Dome
Head Official: Bill Vinovich
Attendance: 9992
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Houston 0103720
Indianapolis 14031027
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 5:49
Indianapolis TD Indianapolis 7 - Houston 0
Jonathan Taylor 5 yd. run (Rodrigo Blankenship kick)
1st Quarter - 0:52
Indianapolis TD Indianapolis 14 - Houston 0
Zach Pascal 11 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Rodrigo Blankenship kick)
2nd Quarter - 3:46
Houston TD Indianapolis 14 - Houston 7
Chad Hansen 38 yd. pass from Deshaun Watson (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:00
Houston FG Indianapolis 14 - Houston 10
Ka'imi Fairbairn 23 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 8:27
Indianapolis FG Indianapolis 17 - Houston 10
Rodrigo Blankenship 35 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 1:19
Houston FG Indianapolis 17 - Houston 13
Ka'imi Fairbairn 31 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 13:31
Indianapolis FG Indianapolis 20 - Houston 13
Rodrigo Blankenship 53 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 7:25
Houston TD Indianapolis 20 - Houston 20
Keke Coutee 9 yd. pass from Deshaun Watson (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick)
4th Quarter - 1:47
Indianapolis TD Indianapolis 27 - Houston 20
Zach Pascal 5 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Rodrigo Blankenship kick)
TEAMS
Team Stats
  Houston Indianapolis
1st Downs 22 20
Rushing 4 10
Passing 17 10
Penalty 1 0
3rd Down Conversions 8-15 6-11
4th Down Conversions 1-2 1-1
Punts-Average 2-47.5 2-45.5
Return Yards 96 32
Punts-Returns 0-0 1-13
Kickoffs-Returns 5-96 1-19
Int-Returns 0-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 5-24 4-35
Fumbles-Lost 3-2 0-0
Time of Possession 30:50 29:10
Total Net Yards 425 350
Total Plays 67 53
Average Gain 6.3 6.6
Net Yards Rushing 83 127
Rushes 21 23
Average/Rush 4.0 5.5
Net Yards Passing 342 223
Comp-Att 33-41 22-29
Yards/Pass 7.4 7.4
Sacked-Yards Lost 5-31 1-5
Had Intercepted 0 0
Touchdowns 2 3
Rushing 0 1
Passing 2 2
Other 0 0
Extra Points 2-2 3-3
Field Goals 2-2 2-2
Red Zone Efficiency 1-4-25% 3-4-75%
Goal To Go Efficiency 0-1-0% 1-1-100%
Safeties 0 0
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Watson 33/41 373 2 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
D. Johnson 8 27 3.4 0 8
D. Watson 6 25 4.2 0 9
B. Howell 5 22 4.4 0 7
S. Phillips 2 9 4.5 0 5
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
D. Johnson 11 11 106 9.6 0 31
B. Cooks 7 6 59 9.8 0 16
C. Hansen 3 2 55 27.5 1 38
K. Coutee 7 5 53 10.6 1 15
J. Akins 6 5 50 10.0 0 20
K. Warring 2 2 32 16.0 0 23
P. Brown 1 1 11 11.0 0 11
S. Phillips 1 1 7 7.0 0 7
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
C. Omenihu 1.0 5.0
Fumbles
  NO.
D. Johnson 1
K. Coutee 1
D. Watson 1
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
P. Rivers 22/28 228 2 0
J. Brissett 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
J. Taylor 16 83 5.2 1 14
N. Hines 5 43 8.6 0 23
J. Brissett 1 2 2.0 0 2
P. Rivers 1 -1 -1.0 0 -1
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
Z. Pascal 6 5 79 15.8 2 26
T. Hilton 6 4 71 17.8 0 41
M. Pittman Jr. 3 2 19 9.5 0 13
M. Alie-Cox 2 2 14 7.0 0 10
J. Doyle 2 2 14 7.0 0 7
J. Taylor 5 4 12 3.0 0 7
N. Hines 3 2 11 5.5 0 9
T. Burton 2 1 8 8.0 0 8
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
D. Buckner 3.0 19.0
D. Autry 1.5 9.5
T. Lewis 0.5 2.5
Tackles
  Tk Ast
D. Leonard 9 6
K. Willis 8 1
X. Rhodes 7 0
K. Moore II 6 1
B. Okereke 5 1
A. Walker 5 1
D. Autry 3 1
D. Buckner 3 1
A. Muhammad 2 0
T. Carrie 2 1
G. Stewart 1 0
J. Houston 1 0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles