Cleveland Falls 30-12 to Texans - Recap
Arian Foster scampered through the Cleveland defense for 124 yards as Houston handed the Browns a 30-12 defeat on Sunday at Reliant Stadium.
Houston was a favorite by 10.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 42.5.
Matt Schaub completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 119 yards and 0 TDs for the Texans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Browns defense.
Chris Ogbonnaya rushed for 28 yards for Cleveland, while Thomas Clayton added 10 yards. Colt McCoy threw for 146 yards for the Browns, while receivers Joshua Cribbs and Greg Little had 50 and 33 yards respectively.
Cleveland lost the offensive yardage battle to Houston 380-172 yards in Sunday's game. Houston had more first downs as that total ended up 21-10.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 35:15/24:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face St. Louis.