Texans Down New York 20-16 - Match Report
|Texans Down New York 20-16 - Match Report|
The Jets came up short against the Texans in P1 action on Monday, falling 20-16 at Reliant Stadium.
The Texans were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 34.5.
T.J. Yates completed 6 of 12 pass attempts for 97 yards and 0 TDs for the Texans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Shonn Greene rushed for 32 yards for New York, while Bilal Powell added 25 yards. Greg McElroy threw for 208 yards for the Jets, while receivers Jeff Cumberland and Josh Baker had 77 and 45 yards respectively.
New York outgained Houston 310-221 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-14 by the Jets.
Houston lost the time of possession battle 36:04/23:56, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Saints. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.