Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans Week 1 NFL Betting Odds & Trends (09/12/2021)
The best offshore gambling sites favor the Jaguars over the Texans on September 12, 2021, 1:00 PM ET at NRG Stadium.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans NFL Odds by MyBookie.ag
|Jaguars||+2½ ( +105 )||44½ ( -110 )||+130|
|Texans||-2½ ( -125 )||44½ ( -110 )||-150|
The Jags are slight road faves at the best online sportsbooks. The Jaguars ranked 11th with 4.5 yards per carry last season, compared to the 5.2 the Texans allowed (32nd in the league). Jacksonville made good on 40.6% of its third downs (18th in the NFL); Houston’s defense was 29th in that category.
The Jaguars committed 25 turnovers, the eighth-highest in the league; the Texans forced nine turnovers (fewest in the NFL). Jacksonville gave up 43 sacks, ranking 24th in the league; Houston’s defense had 33 (15th-fewest).
C.J. Beathard had 787 passing yards (49.2 yards per game) last season. He went 66-for-104 for a 63.5% completion percentage. He threw six touchdowns and no interceptions. James Robinson ran for 1,070 rushing yards (66.9 yards per game). He scored seven TDs.
He also had 49 catches for 344 yards (21.5 receiving yards per game) with three receiving TDs.
Carlos Hyde rushed for 356 yards on 81 carries (22.3 ypg). He had four rushing touchdowns. Marvin Jones Jr. had 76 catches on 115 targets for 978 yards (61.1 ypg). He scored nine TDs.
D.J. Chark posted 53 catches for 706 yards and five TDs. He logged 44.1 receiving yards per game and was targeted 93 times. Laviska Shenault Jr. grabbed 58 passes on 79 targets for 600 yards and five TDs.
He averaged 37.5 yards per game. Dawuane Smoot notched 5.5 sacks, 5.5 TFL and 29 tackles. Myles Jack totaled 164 tackles, 7.5 TFL, 1.0 sack, and one interception. Shaquill Griffin recorded three interceptions and 73 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and 12 passes defended.
According to the best offshore gambling sites, Jacksonville a 0-10 SU in their last 10 games. Jacksonville is 2-4 ATS in their last six games against Houston. Jaguars are 0-6 SU in their last six games against Houston.
Jacksonville is 0-9 SU in their last nine games on the road. Jaguars are 1-6 SU in their last seven games when playing on the road against Houston. Jacksonville is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference. Jaguars are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games against an opponent in the AFC South division. The total has gone UNDER in four of Jacksonville’s last six games when playing as the favorite.
The Texans are the designated home dogs at the best offshore gambling sites. The Texans had the best yards-per-pass average last season (8.9 per attempt). The Jaguars’ defense yielded 8.1 per attempt (31st in league).
Houston’s offense was No. 1 in yards per play (6.4); Jacksonville’s defense ranked 31st (6.3). The Texans averaged 302.7 passing yards per game; the 270.1 the Jaguars surrendered ranked them 24th. Houston committed the ninth-fewest turnovers (18); they go up against the No. 27 team in turnovers forced (17).
Deshaun Watson passed for 4,823 yards. He completed 70.2% of his attempts. Also he had 33 touchdowns and seven picks. He carried the ball 90 times for 444 rushing yards and three TDs. He averaged 27.8 yards per game.
David Johnson rushed for 691 yards on 147 carries (53.2 yards per game). He scored six touchdowns. Also he averaged 24.2 receiving yards per game. He grabbed 33 passes for 314 yards and two TDs. Phillip Lindsay compiled 502 rushing yards on 118 carries with one touchdown. Brandin Cooks caught 81 passes for 1,150 yards and six touchdowns. Anthony Miller added 485 yards on 49 catches and two TDs. Chris Conley tallied 471 yards on 40 catches with two TDs.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans Pick
Houston will Win, Cover the Spread.