Houston (dpa) - The Houston Texans and quarterback Deshaun Watson have celebrated a major win against a division rival at the start of the twelfth game day in the American Football League NFL. The Texans defeated the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday (local time) just under 20:17 (10:10).

24-year-old Watson threw two touchdown passes and an interception at his team's home win. He made it to a total of 298 pass-yards. In the Colts running back Jonathan Williams convinced with 104 run yards and a touchdown.

After this win Houston is at the helm of AFC South. The Texans have a record of seven victories and four bankruptcies. With six wins from eleven games, the Colts are in second place.

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