Bengals vs Texans Prediction NFL Picks Today 11/12
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- Nov 11, 2023, 10:57:49 PM
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Sunday Showdown: Bengals vs. Texans
Sunday brings a thrilling matchup between the Houston Texans (4-4, 1-3 AWAY) and the Cincinnati Bengals (5-3, 3-1 HOME) at Paycor Stadium. The game is scheduled for 11:00 AM on November 12, 2023, with CBS providing coverage for football fans nationwide.
The game will be held at Paycor Stadium in Cincinnati, OH, with a temperature of 50 degrees. The Bengals are favored with a -6.5 point spread, and the over/under is set at 46.5 points. The stadium's capacity of 65,515 ensures an electrifying atmosphere for this Sunday showdown.
The Texans are coming off a nail-biting 39-37 victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Quarterback C.J. Stroud has instilled confidence in the team with 2,270 passing yards, 14 touchdowns, and only 1 interception this season. Running back D. Pierce has contributed 327 rushing yards and 1 touchdown.
Top receiver N. Collins has caught 36 passes for 631 yards and 4 touchdowns, adding firepower to the Texans' offense. The injury report includes Ka'imi Fairbairn (PK) on IR and Steven Nelson (CB) listed as questionable for the upcoming game.
IR: Ka'imi Fairbairn (PK) - Nov 11
Questionable: Steven Nelson (CB) - Nov 10, Jimmie Ward (S) - Nov 10, Andrew Beck (FB) - Nov 10, Henry To'oTo'o (LB) - Nov 10
The Bengals secured a hard-fought 24-18 victory against the Buffalo Bills in their last outing. Quarterback J. Burrow has thrown for 1,861 yards, 12 touchdowns, and 4 interceptions. Running back J. Mixon leads the ground game with 490 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns.
Star receiver J. Chase has been a standout with 64 receptions, 697 yards, and 4 touchdowns. The injury report includes key players like Charlie Jones (WR) on IR and Ja'Marr Chase (WR) listed as questionable for the upcoming game.
IR: Charlie Jones (WR) - Nov 11
Doubtful: Josh Tupou (DT) - Nov 10
Questionable: Ja'Marr Chase (WR) - Nov 10, Sam Hubbard (DE) - Nov 10, Tee Higgins (WR) - Nov 10
As the Texans face the Bengals in a Sunday showdown, defensive challenges on both sides and a tendency for turnovers are expected. The over/under for this game is set at 46.5 points, and considering the defensive struggles of both teams, the under is the favored bet. It's anticipated that both defenses will play a crucial role, resulting in a lower-scoring affair on Sunday.
Pick: Under 46.5 -110