Houston Texans: Steamrolling towards win 10
Houston is on the verge of becoming a 10-win team and they get to showcase their high-powered offense on national television. The Texans are in the midst of a four-game winning streak and will have to face one of the league’s most prolific offenses in Detroit after suffering through a down-week against struggling Jacksonville in a 43-37 win in overtime. Matt Schaub had a record day, throwing for 527 yards.
Detroit Lions: Nine straight losses on Thanksgiving Day
Detroit is looking for its first win on Thanksgiving Day in nine years (0-8) and will have to face the best team in the league. The Lions are 4-6 and five of their losses came by eight points or less. The Lions are quickly fading from the playoff picture, coming into the game with an 0-4 mark in the NFC North, after falling to Green Bay last week. Matthew Stafford threw for 266 yards in the loss.
In what could be one of the better games on Thursday, the Texans look to grab their first win in Detroit when they take on the Lions. Houston’s defense is too good to have a second straight rough game, but the Lions offense could give them a lot of trouble. Sportsinteraction.com, one of the top sportsbooks, has the Texans as -4 (-110) favorites. We will bet on Houston to secure victory number 10 Thursday.
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Week 8 of the 2017 NFL season is the biggest week of byes to date as six teams from around the league are off getting some much needed rest. That means that there are fewer games to dissect for bettors, but it also means we can zero in on a select few to hopefully get paid. Week 8 action kicks off with another London game getting things going at 9:30 am EST on Oct 29, 2017.
Week 19 means there are only one or two games left for CFL teams to finalize their playoff positioning and that means that bettors should be aware of playoff scenarios. But using the "must win" tag on teams can be problematic because pressure does funny things in this sport and upsets still can happen this late in the year to kill a team's season. Week 19 action kicks off at 7:00 pm EST on Oct 27, 2017.
The grueling marathon known as the MLB season has now reached its finale as the Houston Astros and L.A Dodgers square off for the right to be called World Champion. This 2017 World Series comes with plenty of storylines on both sides and there is no question that whatever team does come out on top, they'll definitely be deserving. So who will it be? Game 1's first pitch goes at 8:08 pm EST on Oct 24, 2017.
Week 7 of the 2017 NFL campaign has arrived and just like Week 5, we've got an entire board of NFL games with very tight spreads. No team is favored by more than 6 points this week, so expect the season of parity in the NFL to continue. The action on Sunday gets going at 1:00 pm EST on October 22, 2017.