The struggles continue for the Houston Texans. The club fell at home to the Commanders on Sunday, the team’s fifth consecutive defeat and fourth loss by 10 or more points of the year. Not much was expected out of the club this season, and the team’s standing in the latest Super Bowl odds helps to confirm that this is nothing more than a rebuilding campaign for the 1-8-1 squad. Houston hits the road in Week 12 as a huge underdog to the 7-3 Miami Dolphins. Here’s a closer look at the latest Texans betting odds and angles.
Houston Texans odds: Spread, moneyline and over/under
Week 12 odds: Texans head to Miami as massive underdogs
The Texans were three-point underdogs for the visit from the Commanders. Washington took complete control of the contest while getting out to a 20-0 lead and never looked back in a 23-10 win. The Dolphins had last week off. In advance of the break, the club clobbered the visiting Browns by a score of 39-17.
- Point spread: Texans , Dolphins
- Moneyline: Texans , Dolphins
- Totals: Over/under
Houston is 4-5-1 against the spread and 4-6 on totals. Miami checks in at 5-5 both ATS and on the over/under. The two teams squared off last year, with the Dolphins picking up a 17-9 home win. For the all-time series, the Texans lead 8-2.
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The Texans are averaging 15.9 points per game and allowing 23.0. Outside of Dameon Pierce, there hasn’t been anything to cheer about on offense. The rookie has rushed for 780 yards and three scores, but the Commanders held him in check. Kyle Allen is expected to get the start this week in place of Davis Mills. Miami is scoring an average of 25.2 per contest and giving up 24.1. Tua Tagovailoa is a top MVP candidate. To date, he has thrown for 2,265 yards and 18 TDs. Texans vs. Dolphins player props will be out later in the week.
Houston Texans odds to win the Super Bowl
Last Updated: Nov. 25
DraftKings Sportsbook released Super Bowl lines this past January. The Texans were one of the last options on the board at +10000. After a 1-8-1 start to the season, the number stands at . The Texans are clearly in rebuild mode, so the chances of the team actually competing for rings anytime soon are beyond remote. The Buffalo Bills () are among the favorites to win this year’s Super Bowl.
Houston Texans futures odds for 2022-23
The Texans are far off the pace when it comes to Super Bowl contention, but you can still wager on how things will shake out for the team in other areas. Here’s a look at the latest NFL futures lines for Houston.
- Regular season win total
- Odds to win the AFC South ()
- Odds to win the AFC ()
- Davis Mills NFL MVP odds ()
- Most rushing yards: Dameon Pierce ()
The Texans have struggled mightily this season, but Dameon Pierce has been a bright spot for the rebuilding team. As for the division, Houston looks likely to finish in the basement.
Houston Texans schedule
|1||Sept. 11||vs. Indianapolis Colts||1 p.m. ET||HOU +7 |
|2||Sept. 18||at Denver Broncos||4:25 p.m. ET||HOU +10.5|
|3||Sept. 25||at Chicago Bears||1 p.m. ET||Push +3 |
|4||Oct. 2||vs. Los Angeles Chargers||1 p.m. ET||LAC -5.5|
|5||Oct. 9||at Jacksonville Jaguars||1 p.m. ET||HOU +7 |
|7||Oct. 23||at Las Vegas Raiders||4:05 p.m. ET||LV -7 |
|8||Oct. 30||vs. Tennessee Titans||4:05 p.m. ET||TEN -1|
|9||Nov. 3||vs. Philadelphia Eagles||7:15 p.m. ET||HOU +14|
|10||Nov. 13||at New York Giants||1 p.m. ET||NYG -5|
|11||Nov. 20||vs. Washington Commanders||1 p.m. ET||WAS -3 |
|12||Nov. 27||at Miami Dolphins||1 p.m. ET||HOU +13 (-110)|
MIA -13 (-110)
|13||Dec. 4||vs. Cleveland Browns||1 p.m. ET|
|14||Dec. 11||at Dallas Cowboys||1 p.m. ET|
|15||Dec. 18||vs. Kansas City Chiefs||1 p.m. ET|
|16||Dec. 25||at Tennessee Titans||1 p.m. ET|
|17||Jan. 1||vs. Jacksonville Jaguars||1 p.m. ET|
|18||Jan. 8||at Indianapolis Colts||TBD|
Houston Texans news and notes
The Texans are now 1-8-1 following a 13-point home loss to the Commanders on Sunday. Few expected much out of the club heading into the season, and they’ve lived up to those expectations. On the bright side, the team is a frontrunner to earn the top pick in next year’s NFL draft, while rookie Dameon Pierce has been solid out of the backfield. The club returns to action on Sunday with a road date at the Dolphins. Kyle Allen is expected to get the start at QB.
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Houston Texans FAQ
Will the Texans be any better this season?
The Texans appear to be on track for another challenging year. Houston finished last season at 4-13. Current futures odds have the team pegged for last place in the AFC South, while the regular-season win line is at 4.5 at DraftKings.
How did the Texans do against the spread last year?
The Texans were 8-9 against the spread a season ago. Houston was 4-13 on the moneyline and in the middle on the over/under at 8-9.
Whom did the Texans add and lose in the offseason?
The Texans traded Deshaun Watson to the Browns for draft picks in March. New arrivals via free agency include Steven Nelson and Mario Addison, while the team’s top picks at the NFL draft were Derek Stingley Jr. and Kenyon Green.
Who is the starting QB for the Texans?
Davis Mills entered the season as the starter for the Texans and still has the starting gig in what is clearly a rebuilding season for the struggling team. Kyle Allen is next up on the depth chart.