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The NFL Preseason Game Between Buccaneers and Texans 08/28/2021 Tips, Football Forecast and Analysis

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The NFL Preseason Game Between Buccaneers and Texans 08-28-2021 Tips, Football Forecast and Analysis

Buccaneers and Texans 08/28/2021 – The Buccaneers are coming into this game after dropping both their preseason appearances. Tampa Bay kept most of their players out and is expecting to bring them in for the regular season. Tampa will take the road in this game to square off from NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Houston Texans are just the opposite as they took out both their opponents in their preseason game. The NFL betting picks and parlays have turned to Houston to win this game and cover the spread against the defending Super Bowl champions.

Buccaneers and Texans 08/28/2021

When: Saturday, August 28, 8:00 PM ET
Where: NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas
TV: WFLA
Stream: NFL Game Pass

Buccaneers and Texans 08/28/2021

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Buccaneers -4 (-107) 32 o (-107) -222
Texans +4 (-107) 32 u (-107) +180
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Buccaneers

The Buccs gave up 19 points to the Bengals and scored just 14 in return. Tampa was worse in their last game against the Titans after a terrible 34-3 loss. The Buccs covered 190 yards and converted 22 of their 43 passing attempts. As a whole team, they were picked twice and carried the ball just 15 times in a span of 17 yards. Ke’Shawn Vaughn carried the ball nine times in a span of 18 yards. Tampa Bay will bring in their top players next week when they hit the regular season against Dallas Cowboys.

Players to watch: Tom Brady QB (GP 16, CMP 401, ATT 610, CMP% 65.7, YDS 4633, AVG 7.6, YDS/G 289.9, LNG 50, TD 40, INT 12, SACK 21, SYL 143, RTG 102.2), Ronald Jones II RB (GP 14, ATT 192, YDS 978, AVG 5.1, LNG 98, BIG 6, TD 7, YDS/G 69.9, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 48), Mike Evans WR (GP 16, REC 70, TGTS 109, YDS 1006, AVG 14.4, TD 13, LNG 50, BIG 20, YDS/G 62.9, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 266, FD 55).

Texans

The Houston Texans went deep in both games from the offensive end. The Texans scored 26 and gave up seven to the Packers in their preseason opener. Last week, they gave up 14 and scored 20 against the Houston Texans. The Cowboys went 13 for 23 in a span of 131 yards. Davis Mills contributed 115 yards and went 10 for 16. From the rushing end, Houston carried the ball 28 times with one TD and covered a total of 89 yards. Mark Ingram II took the lead with 24 yards and carried the ball seven times with a single TD.

Players to watch: Deshaun Watson QB (GP 16, CMP 382, ATT 544, CMP% 70.2, YDS 4823, AVG 8.9, YDS/G 329.2, LNG 77, TD 33, INT 7, SACK 49, SYL 293, RTG 112.4), David Johnson RB (GP 12, ATT 147, YDS 691, AVG 4.7, LNG 48, BIG 4, TD 6, YDS/G 57.6, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 38), Brandin Cooks WR (GP 15, REC 81, TGTS 119, YDS 1150, AVG 14.2, TD 6, LNG 57, BIG 20, YDS/G 76.7, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 348, FD 52).

Buccaneers and Texans Betting Numbers

Trends

Buccaneers

Tampa Bay are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games.
Tampa Bay are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Houston.
Buccaneers are 8-0 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Houston.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference South division.

Texans

Houston are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 7 games.
Houston are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
Houston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston’s last 7 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.

Buccaneers and Texans Betting Picks

Take the Houston Texans to win this game and get past the Buccaneers with their decent offensive play. The Buccs are not too keen on their preseason games and are all set to take out opponents in their regular season. The NFL preseason picks are intact for Houston to win with a final score of 21-17.