Houston Defeats Oakland 31-24 - Recap
Oakland was unable to contain Arian Foster on Sunday and the result was a 31-24 Week 4 loss against the Texans.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 43.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Schaub completed 16 of 29 pass attempts for 192 yards and 2 TDs for the Texans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Darren McFadden rushed for 47 yards for Oakland, while Michael Bush added 40 yards. Bruce Gradkowski threw for 278 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Zach Miller and Darren McFadden had 122 and 82 yards respectively.
Oakland lost the offensive yardage battle to Houston 441-363 yards in Sunday's game. Oakland had more first downs as that total ended up 24-21.
Houston lost the time of possession battle 30:31/29:29, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Houston heads into a Week 5 battle against the Giants. Oakland, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.