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The St. Louis Rams and the Houston Texans will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Reliant Stadium.
St. Louis won its last outing, a 34-20 result against the Jaguars on October 6. The Rams covered in that game as a 12.5-point favorite, while the 54 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Last time out for Houston, they were a 34-3 loser as they battled the 49ers on the road. The Texans failed to cover in the match as a 4-point underdog, while 37 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Houston has lost 3 straight games.
St. Louis: 2-3 SU, 1-4 ATS
Houston: 2-3 SU, 0-5 ATS
St. Louis most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 3-6-1
After being outgained are 4-5-1
When playing outside the division are 3-7
Houston most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games on the road
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
St. Louis is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Houston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
Houston is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
St. Louis at Carolina, Sunday, October 20
Houston at Kansas City, Sunday, October 20