Texans, Packers underdogs in divisional playoffs
The Houston Texans held off the Cincinnati Bengals for a 19-13 victory Saturday and will head to New England next Sunday to face Tom Brady and the Patriots.
Online sportsbook betonline.com
has the Texans listed as early 9.5-point underdogs with the total set at 48. Mike Perry, oddsmaker for Sportsbook.ag
, opened the Patriots as 10-point faves with the total at 49 and 73 percent of the early action is on the home team.
The Patriots blew out Houston 42-14 the last time it visited Gillette Stadium in Week 14. The Texans were 5.5-point underdogs in that game and the teams played over the 50.5 total.
BetOnline also has the San Francisco 49ers listed as 3-point faves over the Green Bay Packers, who defeated the Vikings 24-10 Saturday night, with the total listed at 45.