Date/Time: 4:35 PM EST Saturday January 7, 2017
Location: NRG Stadium Houston, TX TX
TV: ESPN / ABC
Oakland Raiders vs. Houston Texans on 1/7/2017 at 4:25 PM at NRG Stadium Houston, TX.
The Raiders fell to 12-4 in their last game with a 24-6 road loss to the Denver Broncos in their last game where they failed to cover the spread as a 1-point underdog with the total going Under.
In their last game the Texans fell to 9-7 with a 24-17 road loss to the Tennessee Titans where they failed to cover as a 3-point underdog with the total going Under.
This season the Raiders are 10-6 ATS and the Texans are 6-9-1 ATS.
The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 4 games between these teams.
In the last 5 games between these teams the total has gone Over 4 times.
These teams met this season in Oakland where the Raiders beat the Texans 27-20.
The Raiders may be down to 3rd string QB Connor Cook, as starter Derek Carr is out of the season and backup Matt McGloin injured his shoulder in the season finale loss to the Broncos.
The Raiders rank 6th in total offense and 26th in total defense and the Texans rank 29th in total offense and 1st in total defense.
This season the Raiders have an O/U record of 11-5 and the Texans have an O/U record of 6-10.
This season the Texans are 7-1 at home and the Raiders are 6-2 on the road.Next Game
Raiders – Advance in playoffs with a win season over with loss
Texans - Advance in playoffs with a win season over with loss
Tough call on a side with neither team showing the ability to score on a regular basis making the UNDER seem like an obvious play.
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