New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans 08/13/2022 Week 1 Preseason, Preview and BetNow’s Spread
New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans 08/13/2022 – The New Orleans Saints and the Houston Texans are all set to square off in an entertaining preseason NFL game. Both teams will kick off from the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Saints will look forward to a better season this time, especially after finishing second in the NFL South. As for the Texans, they will try their best not to be one of their worst teams this time. Houston finished ahead of the Jaguars and the NFL odds to win are against them in this preseason matchup.
New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans 08/13/2022
|When:||Saturday, August 13, 8:00 PM ET|
|Where:||NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas|
New Orleans Saints
The Saints managed to finish second but the Buccaneers were way ahead last season. New Orleans won nine games and dropped eight in return. The Saint managed to improve their performance in the end as they won four of their last five games. Jameis Winston struggled with an ankle injury and is expected for a quick recovery. Taysom Hill and Andy Dalton are expected to take the place of Winston this season.
Players to watch: Jameis Winston QB (GP 7 CMP 95 ATT 161 CMP% 59 YDS 1170 AVG 7.3 YDS/G 167.1 LNG 72 TD 14 INT 3 SACK 11 SYL 69 RTG 102.8), Alvin Kamara RB (GP 13 ATT 240 YDS 898 AVG 3.7 LNG 30 BIG 3 TD 4 YDS/G 69.1 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 42), Marquez Callaway WR (GP 17 REC 46 TGTS 84 YDS 698 AVG 15.2 TD 6 LNG 58 BIG 9 YDS/G 41.1 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 144 FD 32).
Houston turned out to be one of the worst teams last season as they won only four games. They dropped 13 games in total and they are trying to build upon their performance this time. Houston won two of their last three preseason games. The Texans will try to improve their defensive skills to make it past opponents. CB Derek Stingley Jr will be the new addition to the squad. Kyle Allen and Jeff Driskel are the other notable players.
Players to watch: Davis Mills QB (GP 13 CMP 263 ATT 394 CMP% 66.8 YDS 2664 AVG 6.8 YDS/G 204.9 LNG 67 TD 16 INT 10 SACK 31 SYL 206 RTG 88.8), Rex Burkhead RB (GP 16 ATT 122 YDS 427 AVG 3.5 LNG 36 BIG 2 TD 3 YDS/G 26.7 FUM 1 LST 0 FD 30), Brandin Cooks WR (GP 16 REC 90 TGTS 134 YDS 1037 AVG 11.5 TD 6 LNG 52 BIG 12 YDS/G 64.8 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 357 FD 45).
New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans Betting Numbers
New Orleans Saints
New Orleans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of New Orleans’ last 7 games.
Saints are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
New Orleans are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Houston.
New Orleans are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games.
Houston are 3-13 SU in their last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games against New Orleans.
Houston are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Houston are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against New Orleans.
New Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans Betting Picks
The best NFL picks are in favor of the Saints to win this preseason game. Houston will need to find their momentum before they enter the postseason. Take the Saints to win with a score of 24-21.