Texans to face Raiders in 2nd regular season game in Mexico
HOUSTON (6-3) vs. OAKLAND (7-2) in Mexico City
Monday, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
OPENING LINE - Raiders by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Houston 5-3-1, Oakland 6-3
SERIES RECORD - Texans lead 6-3
LAST MEETING - Texans beat Raiders 30-14, Sept. 14, 2014
LAST WEEK - Texans beat Jaguars 24-21; Raiders had bye, beat Broncos 30-20 on Nov. 6
AP PRO32 RANKING - Texans No. 11, Raiders No. 5
TEXANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (30), RUSH (5), PASS (32).
TEXANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (4), RUSH (26), PASS (3).
RAIDERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (5), RUSH (4), PASS (6).
RAIDERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (21), PASS (30).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Second regular-season game ever in Mexico City and first since 2005. ... Houston QB Brock Osweiler averaging league-low 5.6 yards per pass. ... Texans outscored by 27 points despite 6-3 record. ... Houston allowed just 22 passes of 20-plus yards, tied for second fewest. ... Texans one of four teams not to allow 300-yard passer. ... Houston averaging league-low 4.9 yards per play; Oakland allows league-high 6.4 yards per play. ... Raiders DE Khalil Mack sacked Osweiler five times last year when Osweiler played in Denver. ... Mack has six sacks the past four games. ... Raiders QB Derek Carr has 155 straight passes without INT. ... Oakland seeks first four-game winning streak since 2002. ... Raiders have allowed league-low 16 points in first quarter. ... Oakland looks to hold third straight opponent under 300 yards for first time since 2012. ... Raiders punter Marquette King leads NFL with 21 punts of at least 50 yards. ... Oakland has allowed league-low 11 sacks. ... Fantasy Tip: RB Latavius Murray ran for 114 yards and three TDs last game as Oakland's running game is on roll.
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