Houston Falls 31-17 to Titans - Recap
Tennessee got a 130-yard performance from Chris Johnson as a key part of its 31-17 victory over the Texans on Sunday at LP Field.
Tennessee was a favorite by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 47.5.
Kerry Collins completed 14 of 24 pass attempts for 237 yards and 2 TDs for the Titans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Texans defense.
Arian Foster rushed for 15 yards for Houston, while Derrick Ward added 15 yards. Matt Schaub threw for 325 yards for the Texans, while receivers Kevin Walter and Andre Johnson had 79 and 58 yards respectively.
Houston was outgained by Tennessee 359-323 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Texans.
The time of possession battle favored Houston as their offense was on the field for 32:29, longer than the 27:31 of their opponents.
Next game, Tennessee takes its act on the road to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Denver.