HOUSTON (6-3) vs. OAKLAND (7-2) in Mexico CityMonday, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPNOPENING LINE -- Raiders by 3RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Houston 5-3-1, Oakland 6-3SERIES RECORD -- Texans lead 6-3LAST MEETING -- Texans beat Raiders 30-14, Sept. 14, 2014LAST WEEK -- Texans beat Jaguars 24-21; Raiders had bye, beat Broncos 30-20 on Nov. 6AP PRO32 RANKING -- Texans No. 11, Raiders No. 5TEXANS 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 Oaklands running game is on roll.---For more NFL coverage: http://www.pro32.ap.org and http://www.twitter.com/AP-NFLsWell Traveler Sale . The catch: It needs a lot of money, and it needs it fast. Swell Water Bottle Wholesale . -- Former San Diego Chargers safety Paul Oliver was found dead at his Atlanta-area home Tuesday night, and a medical examiner said Wednesday that the ex-player committed suicide. http://www.swellwaterbottlesale.com/ . -- On the field, it was business as usual for Jameis Winston and No. Swell Bottles Wholesale . MORITZ, Switzerland -- Fog prevented downhill racers from getting their Olympic dress rehearsal. Swell Water Bottle Clearance . Two pressure cooker bombs exploded near the finish line of the April 15 race in an area packed with fans cheering the passing runners. Three people were killed and more than 260 injured, including at least 16 who lost limbs.EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams was carted off the field and taken by ambulance to a hospital Sunday with an apparent head injury after he appeared to take two blows to the head and was down for several minutes while being assisted by trainers.Williams helmet was eventually strapped down to a backboard before he was carted back to the locker room. Officials announced that he was being evaluated for a concussion.Williams agent Deryk Gilmore told ESPNs Josina Anderson that Williams is getting ?a CT Scan right now (at the hospital), but he can feel his extremities. Hes alert though.After the 16-13 loss to the Giants, Saints coach Sean Payton said, Well keep you posted, but I think hes doing well.Williams, who was sserving as New Orleans No.dddddddddddd 1 cornerback Sunday in the wake of the broken fibula that Delvin Breaux suffered last week, first appeared to be hit in the head by the leg of Giants tight end Larry Donnell. Then he took another hit to the helmet when he got run into by teammate Craig Robertson.Players from both teams immediately waved for the trainers to come onto the field, then showed support and concern for Williams while he was being evaluated.Williams, a third-round draft pick out of Florida State in 2015, made his NFL debut last week after spending his rookie year on injured reserve with a hamstring injury. ' ' '
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