Texans Down Cincinnati 19-13 - Match Report
|Texans Down Cincinnati 19-13 - Match Report|
Houston got a 140-yard performance from Arian Foster as a key part of its 19-13 victory over the Bengals on Saturday at Reliant Stadium.
Houston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 42.5.
Matt Schaub completed 29 of 38 pass attempts for 262 yards and 0 TDs for the Texans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bengals defense.
BenJarvus Green-Ellis rushed for 63 yards for Cincinnati, while Andy Dalton added 15 yards. Andy Dalton threw for 127 yards for the Bengals, while receivers A.J. Green and Marvin Jones had 80 and 34 yards respectively.
Houston outgained Cincinnati 420-198 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-12 by the Texans.
Cincinnati lost the time of possession battle 38:49/21:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.