Raiders surprise Texans

Raiders surprise Texans

JaMarcus Russell passed for 236 yards with a pair of touchdowns Sunday, as the Oakland Raiders defeated the Houston Texans 27-16.

The Raiders were a 7-point underdog in the game. The combined score caused this game to be a PUSH on the posted over/under total (43).

Johnnie Lee Higgins caught three passes for 56 yards with a touchdown and returned a punt 80 yards for a touchdown.

Matt Schaub passed for 255 yards with an interception for Houston and Steve Slaton rushed for 66 yards on 18 carries.