Cardinals vs Texans Final: 27-24 - Recap
|Cardinals vs Texans Final: 27-24 - Recap|
Arizona got 2 scoring strikes from Carson Palmer en route to a 27-24 victory over Houston on Sunday in Week 10 action at University of Phoenix Stadium.
The Cardinals earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 3.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 42.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Andre Ellington rushed for 55 yards, while Rashard Mendenhall added 42 yards in the win. Andre Roberts and Rob Housler added 72 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
Ben Tate rushed for 56 yards for Houston, while Case Keenum added 13 yards. Case Keenum threw for 201 yards for the Texans, while receivers DeAndre Hopkins and Andre Johnson had 69 and 37 yards respectively.
Houston lost the offensive yardage battle to Arizona 332-235 yards in Sunday's game. Arizona had more first downs as that total ended up 19-17.
Houston lost the time of possession battle 31:08/28:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Arizona looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jaguars. The Texans will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oakland.