Jets vs. Texans Odds
The Houston Texans look to build off their win over the Bengals today when they host the New York Jets at 1PM ET on CBS.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Jets are favored on the road today, as they are getting odds of -3 points against the Texans. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 40 points. The Jets have won and covered the spread in five of their last six meetings with the Texans. These two have also hit the under in five of six meetings.
Houston is 4-5 on the season, 4-5 against the spread and 5-3-1 with the over. The Texans are coming off a 10-6 win over then-unbeaten Cincinnati on Monday. Houston has won two straight and three of its last four to move into a tie for first in the AFC South. The Texans average 20.4 points and 356.8 yards per game on offense while the defense is allowing 23.4 points and 340.3 yards per game. Brian Hoyer has been the starting QB, but he suffered a concussion on Monday that is forcing T.J. Yates into the lineup. Yates threw for 69 yards on 5 of 11 passing on Monday. He will be looking for DeAndre Hopkins, who has 71 catches for 927 yards and seven scores this year. The Houston D is led, not surprisingly, by J.J. Watt, who has 42 tackles and 9.5 sacks this season.
The Jets are 5-4 on the season, 4-4-1 against the spread and 5-4 with the over. New York is coming off a 22-17 loss to the Bills at home for their third loss in four games. New York is allowing just 20.4 points and 318.4 yards per game on defense, while the offense is putting up 24.1 points and 360.6 yards per contest. Ryan Fitzpatrick has thrown for 1,983 yards and 15 touchdowns to lead the offense while Chris Ivory has run for 643 yards and six scores. Brandon Marshall is the leading receiver with 57 catches for 753 yards and six scores while Muhammad Wilkerson is leading the defense with 38 tackles and seven sacks.