|2012 NFL Week 11 Jaguars vs. Texans Odds, Spread & Betting Preview|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 15 November 2012 17:00|
Jaguars vs. Texans Week 11 Odds
HOUSTON, TX (The Spread) – The Texans will be massive favorites this Sunday when they host the lowly Jaguars at 1:00PM ET.
JACKSONVILLE: With their embarrassing 27-10 loss to the Colts last Thursday night, the Jaguars have now lost six straight. They’ve also failed to cover the spread in their last two games as they failed to cover the number as a 3-point home underdog last week. Jacksonville is now a brutal 1-8 on the season and a 4-5 against the spread, while the under is 5-4 in the team’s first nine games. Maurice Jones-Drew continues to miss time with a foot injury, although he still leads the team with 414 rushing yards. Cecil Shorts now has a team-high four touchdowns.
HOUSTON: With their 13-6 win over the Bears on Sunday Night Football, the Texans have now won three straight and eight of their first nine games. They’ve also managed to cover the spread in three straight games after cover the number as a 1-point road underdog last weekend. Arian Foster leads the team with 12 touchdowns and 872 yards rushing, while Matt Schaub has a team-high 2,013 passing yards and J.J. Watt has been an animal with 11.5 sacks. Houston is now 8-1 on the season and 7-2 against the spread, while the under is 5-4 in the team’s first nine games.
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Texans as 15-point favorites versus the Jaguars, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 40.5 points. Jacksonville is 1-8 overall and 1-3 on the road, while Houston is 8-1 overall and 4-1 at home.
TRENDS: The favorite is 4-0-1 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams, while the Jaguars are 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six trips to Houston. The Jaguars are also 0-3-1 against the spread in their last four games overall versus the Texans.