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Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans

The Minnesota Vikings and the Houston Texans will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Reliant Stadium.

Minnesota won its last outing, a 36-22 result against the Rams on December 16. The Vikings covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog, while the 58 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Last time out for Houston, they were a 29-17 winner as they battled the Colts at home. The Texans covered in the match as a 10.5-point favorite, while 46 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
Minnesota has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Minnesota: 8-6 SU, 6-7-1 ATS
Houston: 12-2 SU, 9-5 ATS

Minnesota most recently:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 6-4

Houston most recently:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on grass are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing outside the division are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
Minnesota is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Minnesota is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Houston is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Houston is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Minnesota home to Green Bay, Sunday, December 30
Houston at Indianapolis, Sunday, December 30