On Thursday Night Football the Houston Texans will try and break a 10 game losing streak as they travel to face the Jacksonville Jaguars from NFL action on December 5th. The Texans and Jaguars will get things started from Jacksonville at 8:25PM Eastern Time and NFL Network will carry it over on TV. Check out the NFL betting odds at Bovada sportsbook.
The point spread odds from Thursday Night Football has the road team Houston Texans favored by -3 points with an over under line of 43 ½ points. Those who play on Houston on the money line will lay -175 odds with the return on Jacksonville at +155 odds on the money line.
It has been a poor season for both teams as the Texans are 2-10 straight up and the Jacksonville Jaguars enter play with a 3-9 mark. Houston has hit hard times. This was a playoff participant from last year and some had this team going far into the post season in 2013. The wheels have fallen off with a 10 game losing streak. Houston is 1-6 at home and 1-4 on the road. They just complete a 3 game home stand where they went 0-3 with losses to Oakland, Jacksonville and last week they blow a lead and lose to New England. The team has given up 27 or greater points in five of their past six games. Jacksonville is the club that is in much better form. The Jaguars have won two straight and three of their past four games. The Jaguars and Texans last met on November 24th with the Jaguars posting the 13-6 road win and covering as a +10 ½ point betting odds underdog. The Jags went up 10-0 early and held the Texans to just two field goals. Houston generated only 218 yards on Jacksonville and had only one drive inside the twenty yard line. Jacksonville has shown a pulse with running back Maurice Jones Drew running well the past two games with 161 yards on 39 carries. The Texans made a in season quarterback change as Matt Schaub has been benched due to ineffectiveness. Case Keenum a second year man will start his seventh game of the season. He has completed 54.2% of his passes with 8 touchdowns and 3 picks.
With our NFL pro football pick for Thursday we will play on the Jacksonville Jaguars at +3 points at the sportsbook.