Recap - Texans Defeat Chicago 13-6
|Recap - Texans Defeat Chicago 13-6|
Houston got a 102-yard performance from Arian Foster as a key part of its 13-6 victory over the Bears on Sunday at Soldier Field.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 37.5.
Matt Schaub completed 14 of 26 pass attempts for 95 yards and 1 TD for the Texans in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bears defense.
Matt Forte rushed for 39 yards for Chicago, while Jay Cutler added 37 yards. Jason Campbell threw for 94 yards for the Bears, while receivers Brandon Marshall and Earl Bennett had 107 and 9 yards respectively.
Houston was outgained by Chicago 249-215 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 13-8 by the Texans.
The time of possession battle favored Houston as their offense was on the field for 31:08, longer than the 28:52 of their opponents.
Next game, Houston takes its act home to face Jacksonville looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face San Francisco.