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Detroit Lions to play Houston Texans on Sunday’s NFL schedule

The Detroit Lions take on the Houston Texans in one of the NFL games on Sunday, start time at 1:00 PM ET, at NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas.

The Detroit Lions (4-3) are coming from a 20-17 win over the Washington Redskins last week. Matthew Stafford completed 18 of 29 passes for 266 yards and a touchdown. On the ground, Justin Forsett rushed for 33 yards in 18 attempts while Matthew Stafford added 32 yards. In the receiving end, Marvin Jones posted 94 yards in four receptions while Golden Tate added 93 yards in six catches. Anquan Boldin added 28 yards and a touchdown in three receptions.

Offensively, the Lions are averaging 24.3 points and 348.6 total yards (259.1 in passing and 89.4 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Lions are yielding 24.3 points and 273.0 total yards (273.0 in passing and 111.4 in rushing) per game.

The Houston Texans (4-3) are coming from a 27-9 loss to the Denver Broncos last week. Brock Osweiler completed 22 of 41 passes for 131 yards. On the ground, Alfred Blue rushed for 63 yards in 11 carries while Lamar Miller added 61 yards in 11 attempts. In the receiving end, DeAndre Hopkins posted 36 yards in five receptions while CJ Fiedorowicz added 35 yards in five catches. Will Fuller had 22 yards in four receptions.

Offensively, the Texans are averagin 16.7 points and 319.6 total yards (204.3 yards in passing and 115.3 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Texans are yielding 22.0 points and 320.1 total yards (184.7 in passing and 135.4 in rushing) per game against the opposing teams.

Lions vs Texans game schedule info:

Date: October 30, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Odds and Point Spread: -2.5 Texans, 45.5 O/U

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