Sunday Night Football Preview: The Houston Texans are 4-Point Favorites Over the Green Bay Packers

Green Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans

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Sunday Night Football has a great matchup this week with the Green Bay Packers and the Houston Texans. They will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Reliant Stadium in NFL action.

Oddsmakers currently have the Texans listed as 4-point favorites versus the Packers, while the game’s total is sitting at 46½.

In their last action, Green Bay was a 30-27 loser on the road against the Colts. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (57) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Houston won its last outing, a 23-17 result against the Jets on October 8. The Texans failed to cover in that game as a 9.5-point favorite, while the 40 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Current streak:
Houston has won 5 straight games.

Team records:
Green Bay: 2-3 SU, 1-4 ATS
Houston: 5-0 SU, 4-1 ATS

Green Bay Packers most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on grass are 7-3
After being out-gained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 5-5

Houston Texans most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After out-gaining opponent are 7-3
When playing outside the division are 8-2

Green Bay Packers vs Houston Texans Betting Trends

A few trends to consider:
Green Bay is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games
Green Bay is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Green Bay’s last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Green Bay’s last 21 games on the road
Houston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Houston’s last 11 games at home

Next up:
Green Bay at St. Louis, Sunday, October 21
Houston home to Baltimore, Sunday, October 21

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Dirty has been an employee or owner of some of the top online sports gambling forums since 1998. He worked at EOG.com from it's inception until 2008 when he left and opened GamblingIQ and then in 2012 opened Handicappers Hidaway. He has written hundreds af articles over the years and always has his "Dirty Dozen" College Football poll up starting the first week of October.
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