Houston Defeats Buffalo 21-9 - Recap
Buffalo was unable to contain Arian Foster on Sunday and the result was a 21-9 Week 9 loss against the Texans.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 48.5.
Matt Schaub completed 19 of 27 pass attempts for 268 yards and 2 TDs for the Texans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
C.J. Spiller rushed for 39 yards for Buffalo, while Fred Jackson added 21 yards. Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for 239 yards for the Bills, while receivers Donald Jones and C.J. Spiller had 65 and 63 yards respectively.
Buffalo lost the offensive yardage battle to Houston 374-308 yards in Sunday's game. Houston had more first downs as that total ended up 21-17.
Buffalo lost the time of possession battle 34:03/25:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face New England.