The Houston Texans (1-7-1) welcome the Washington Commanders (5-5) over to the NRG Stadium on Sunday for a Week 11 matchup. The Houston Texans are in fourth place in AFC South after collecting one wins from nine games so far in the regular season, while five wins in ten matches leaves Washington Commanders fourth in the NFC East. It has the look of a very tight match, with seemingly little to separate the teams. The home side might just have the psychological edge, though, having won 21-23 in their last clash against the Washington Commanders.
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Houston Texans VS Washington Commanders Betting lines
Texans VS Commanders Betting picks
Texans VS Commanders Moneyline
Take the Houston Texans (+140) on the moneyline. The hosts have consistently outperformed the Washington Commanders in recent years and are currently on a three-match winning streak in this series. The Washington Commanders will do their utmost to spoil the party, but their 1-3 record in this series has us siding with a home win.
Texans VS Commanders Spread Betting
The Washington Commanders (-108) open up as the 3.5-point favorites over the Houston Texans, according to the oddsmakers. This suggests a road win is possible, but it won’t be by much. A one-score game anyhow seems to be where the smart money lies, as the last four rounds between the Houston Texans and the Washington Commanders produced an average winning margin of 8.0 points.
It’s been nip and tuck as far as the Houston Texans’ recent home record against the Washington Commanders is concerned. Both teams have a 50% win rate from their past two matchups at the NRG Stadium, with an average points margin of 13.5 points between them. In their past nine matchups against teams from the NFC East, the Houston Texans have gone 6-3 ATS and are 5-5 ATS from their past 10 matches.
The Washington Commanders, on the other hand, have covered the spread in four of their last five games. The visitors are 3-4 ATS from their seven most recent road trips, as well as 5-4 ATS in their last ten games overall.
Texans VS Commanders Total
The average total from the previous four matchups between the Houston Texans and the Washington Commanders was 42.5 points.
Going for the Over (-112) might be worth a shot, with the total currently set at 40.5 points, as the total average points from the previous four meetings between the Houston Texans and Washington Commanders was 42.5 points.
The total has averaged 37.3 points in the Houston Texans’ ten most recent games, as well as 37.6 points in their last five at home. Looking back on the last five games on home soil for the Houston Texans, the total went over two times. They are 4-6 against the total overall from their previous ten matches.
As for the Washington Commanders, the average total has been 40.4 points in the away team’s past ten matches and 40.6 points in the last five on the road. Against the total, the Washington Commanders have gone over in two of the last five road matches and are 4-6 in the last ten overall.
Texans VS Commanders Betting trends
- Washington Commanders have covered the spread in four of their last five games.
- Houston Texans won the last three H2H games against Washington Commanders
NFL Power Rankings Week 11 2022, Houston Texans VS Washington Commanders
Houston Texans Form
The Houston Texans are having a tough time at the moment. They lost 24-16 to the New York Giants last week and now enter their latest game at the NRG Stadium on the back of a three-match home losing streak. Their overall record for the last 10 games is 2-7.
The Houston Texans’ offense has been abysmal all season. It has put up just 16.6 points per game and they saw no improvement in the last five matches, which produced an average of 15.2 points. The art of defending isn’t something the Houston Texans excel in either. By allowing 23.0 points per game, their defense has been below average compared to the rest of the league this year.
2021 was a year to forget for the Houston Texans. The hosts failed to reach the playoffs, having finished third in the AFC South at 4-13, and are expected to miss the NFL postseason again, having gone 1-7 so far in the current campaign.
Washington Commanders Form
The Washington Commanders have grabbed an impressive four wins from their five most recent matchups. The away side’s most recent game ended in a 32-21 triumph over the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Washington Commanders bring an offense that has struggled to click into gear this season, putting up just 19.1 points per game. The defense, on the other hand, has really stepped up against opposing offenses of late. In the past five outings, the visitors have only given up 17.0 points on average. This is better than how they’ve fared over the season, having allowed 21.3 points per game in comparison.
Washington Commanders enter this new NFL season as massive outsiders and could be in for another year of disappointment. Reaching the play-offs would be a big surprise for a team, which finished the regular season last year with a dismal 7-10 record.
Houston Texans VS Washington Commanders H2H history
The Houston Texans claimed a strong 21-23 win, when they were last faced with the Washington Commanders. This encounter took place at the FedEx Field. The Houston Texans have had a firm grip on the Washington Commanders recently. They won the last three games in a row and are 3-1 from their last four against the Washington Commanders.
The Houston Texans tallied 21.25 points on average per game from their four most recent head-to-head games against the Washington Commanders. The latter managed an average of 21.25 points in comparison.