Houston vs Arizona Wrap - Arizona Wins 19-16
The Cardinals were P1 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Texans by a score of 19-16 at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Arizona was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 33.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Derek Anderson completed 13 of 22 pass attempts for 88 yards and 1 TD for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Texans defense.
Jeremiah Johnson rushed for 33 yards for Houston, while Arian Foster added 31 yards. Dan Orlovsky threw for 129 yards for the Texans, while receivers Andre Johnson and Jacoby Jones had 59 and 39 yards respectively.
Houston outgained Arizona 356-272 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Cardinals.
Arizona lost the time of possession battle 30:42/29:18, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Arizona takes its act on the road to face Tennessee looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face New Orleans.