Houston Texans and New England Patriots meet in Week 5 of the 2021 NFL season. This game will be held at NGR Stadium on October 10, 2021 at 1:00 PM (ET). A possible victory for the visitors. Here is all the related information about this National Football League game including the preview, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch in the US.
Negative record for the Texans after four weeks in the 2021 NFL season, they lost the last game against Buffalo Bills 0-40. That game was another loss added to the three-week bad streak winless for the Texans. After this game they travel and play against Colts and Cardinals on the road.
The New England Patriots are going through a similar situation to the Texans, they have only one victory after four weeks into the season. The team is struggling with a rookie quarterback like Mac Jones. But things could improve in the coming weeks.
Houston Texans vs New England Patriots: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021.
Time: 1:00 PM (ET)
Location: NGR Stadium, Houston, Texas.
Houston Texans vs New England Patriots: Times by State in the US
ET: 1:00 PM
CT: 12:00 PM
MT: 11:00 AM
PT: 10:00 AM
Houston Texans vs New England Patriots: Storylines
The Texans' only win in the 2021 NFL season was week one against the Jacksonville Jaguars 37-21 at home. Following that victory, a series of losses began against the Browns, Panthers and finally Buffalo in Week 4. The Texans are scoring an average of 16.8 points per game as the fifth worst offensive line of the season.
The New England Patriots lost in Week 4 against Tom Brady and the Bucs 17-19 at Foxborough in what was an epic game where Brady won against his ex-team. That was the second loss in a row, before that game they lost to the New Orleans Saints. The Patriots' offensive line is scoring an average of 17.8 points per game, but the defense is the sixth best of the year with an average of 17.5 points per game.
Davis Mills is the starter for the Texans after Tyrod Tyler was injured a couple of weeks ago, but Mills is making too many mistakes, 38/67 passes for 56.7%, 2 touchdowns and 5 interceptions. Mac Jones has better numbers as a starter with the Patriots, he has thrown for 112/160 passes for 70%, 4 touchdowns and 4 interceptions and 1012 pass yards.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Houston Texans vs New England Patriots in the U.S.
The NFL is available on Television, Radio and Live Streaming on the Internet, this Week 5 matchup and other games will be broadcast in the United States by: CBS, CBSSports.com, CBS App, NFL Game Pass. Don't forget to download the app to watch the game on your smartphone.
Houston Texans vs New England Patriots: Predictions And Odds
New England Patriots are favorites with -8.5 points to cover at FanDuel and -405 moneyline, they can use defensive power to stop the Texans on the road. Houston Texans are underdogs with +8.5 ATS and +320 moneyline, the totals are offered at 39.5 points. The best pick for this NFL game is: Over 39.5.
|Houston Texans||+8.5 / +320|
|New England Patriots||-8.5 / -405|
* Odds via FanDuel