The Denver Broncos will take on the Houston Texans at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday at NRG Stadium. Houston is 8-4 overall and 5-1 at home, while Denver is 4-8 overall and 1-5 on the road. Houston is just 2-4 against the spread in its last six games but is averaging 372.8 yards per game on offense, the ninth-best mark in the NFL. Denver, meanwhile, stumbles into Sunday’s contest having lost six of its last seven games on the road. Houston is favored by nine-points in the latest Texans vs. Broncos odds, while the Over-Under is set at 42.5. Before entering any Broncos vs. Texans picks, you’ll want to see the NFL predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.
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Houston is coming off an extremely impressive 28-22 victory over Tom Brady and the Patriots. Texans QB Deshaun Watson put on a strong performance against New England as he passed for 234 yards and three touchdowns on 25 attempts. Watson ended up with a passer rating of 140.70.
Denver, meanwhile, narrowly escaped with a win as the Broncos earned a 23-20 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers. Rookie quarterback Drew Lock picked up a victory in his first career NFL start. He completed 18-of-28 pass attempts for 134 yards and two touchdowns. Wide receiver Courtland Sutton was Lock’s favorite target against the Chargers and he finished with four receptions for 74 yards and two scores.
Two offensive numbers to keep in mind before kickoff: The Texans come into Sunday’s contest boasting the fourth most passing touchdowns in the league at 24. On the other end of the spectrum, Denver is stumbling into the matchup with the second fewest passing touchdowns in the NFL, having accrued only 11 on the season.
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