Recap - Texans Defeat Jacksonville 24-14
|Recap - Texans Defeat Jacksonville 24-14|
Arian Foster ran for 112 yards as Houston handled Jacksonville by a score of 24-14 on Sunday at Reliant Stadium.
The Texans were a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 41.5.
Matt Schaub completed 16 of 30 pass attempts for 225 yards and 1 TD for the Texans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 63 yards for Jacksonville, while Blaine Gabbert added 14 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 97 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Marcedes Lewis and Mike Thomas had 45 and 24 yards respectively.
Jacksonville was outgained by Houston 358-174 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-13 by the Texans.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 35:19/24:41, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head on the road to face Indianapolis.