Two teams with 2-8 records will meet in Week 12 when the New York Jets visit the Houston Texans. Houston is coming off a spirited road victory over the Titans, giving the Texans their first win since Week 1. Meanwhile, New York turning to Joe Flacco at quarterback didn't change the team's fortunes, as the Jets fell to the Miami Dolphins. New York will now turn back to No. 2 pick Zach Wilson, who will make his first start since Week 7. In select markets, you can stream the game on Paramount+.
Kickoff for Jets vs. Texans is set for 1 p.m. ET from NRG Stadium in Houston. Caesars Sportsbook lists Houston as a 2.5-point favorite in the latest Texans vs. Jets odds. Vegas is expecting a low-scoring game, as the over-under is 44. In select markets, Sunday's matchup can be seen live on CBS and streamed live on Paramount+ with their must-have Premium plan.
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For Jets vs. Texans, the model is backing Houston to cover the spread. While these teams have matching records, the Texans have a decided advantage at the most important position on the field. Tyrod Taylor brings competency at quarterback, as Houston is 2-2 in four starts this season. He's accounted for twice as many total touchdowns (six) as turnovers (three) and rushed for two scores last week.
On the other hand, Wilson has struggled. The rookie ranks last in passer rating, second-to-last in completion percentage and has more than twice as many turnovers (nine) as touchdowns (four). To illustrate just how turnover-prone Wilson has been, he ranks sixth in the NFL in interceptions despite ranking 32nd in pass attempts. To make matters worse for New York, its best offensive player, running back Michael Carter (ankle), will be sidelined for several weeks.
An offense devoid of playmakers combined with a