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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Thursday when the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars meet at EverBank Field.

The Texans were a 34-31 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Patriots. They covered the 7-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (65) made winners of OVER bettors.

The Jaguars were a 32-28 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Browns. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (60) made winners of OVER bettors.

Current streak:
Houston has lost 10 straight games.
Jacksonville has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Houston: 2-10 SU, 3-9 ATS
Jacksonville: 3-9 SU, 4-8 ATS

Houston most recently:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on grass are 1-9
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the division are 6-4

Jacksonville most recently:
When playing in December are 2-8
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the division are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Houston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Jacksonville
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing Jacksonville
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston's last 10 games when playing on the road against Jacksonville
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Jacksonville's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Jacksonville's last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Jacksonville's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Jacksonville's last 10 games when playing at home against Houston

Next up:
Houston at Indianapolis, Sunday, December 15
Jacksonville home to Buffalo, Sunday, December 15