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The betting line for this game between the Houston Texans and Philadelphia Eagles didn’t come out until the league ruled that Texans WR Andre Johnson would not be suspended for fighting last Sunday. Most books have this game set at 8.5, but if you like the Texans this week, you can get +9 at Bdg Sportsbook. The total is set at 50.5. Early money is on the Eagles side as 74% of the betting public is on the home team. To help you better decide who to bet, take a look at these trends for tonight.
Texans are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games as a road underdog.
Texans are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games in December.
Texans are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
Texans are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Eagles are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
Eagles are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. loss.
Under is 4-1 in Texans last 5 games as an underdog of 3.5-10.0.
Over is 20-6 in Texans last 26 vs. a team with a winning record.
Over is 12-2 in Eagles last 14 games in Week 13.
Over is 10-2 in Eagles last 12 games following a S.U. loss.
My Prediction: This one could be a shootout. Jay Cutler carved up the Eagles defense last week and the Texans defense is one of the worst in the NFL. I expect Michael Vick to have a field day and build a big lead for the Eagles until Matt Schaub rallies the Texans late. Play the OVER.