- Associated Press - Thursday, September 24, 2015

TAMPA BAY (1-1) at HOUSTON (0-2)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox

OPENING LINE - Texans by 8 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tampa Bay 1-1, Houston 0-2

SERIES RECORD - Texans lead 2-1

LAST MEETING - Texans beat Buccaneers 37-9, Nov. 13, 2011

LAST WEEK - Buccaneers beat Saints 26-19; Texans lost to Panthers 24-17

AP PRO32 RANKING - Buccaneers No. 29, Texans No. 30

BUCCANEERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (14), PASS (30).

BUCCANEERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (8), RUSH (19), PASS (6).

TEXANS OFFENSE - OVERALL (12), RUSH (24), PASS (8).

TEXANS DEFENSE - OVERALL (12), RUSH (26), PASS (11).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Top overall draft pick rookie QB Jameis Winston had one touchdown passing and one rushing in first NFL win last week. … TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins leads Buccaneers with 139 yards receiving. … WR Mike Evans, from Galveston, Texas and who went to Texas A&M;, has 12 touchdowns in past 13 games. … LB Lavonte David is only player to have more than 300 tackles (303), eight sacks and five interceptions in NFL since 2013. … DE Jacquies Smith had three sacks and forced two fumbles last week. He leads NFL with four sacks. … DT Gerald McCoy has 8 1/2 sacks in last 10 games. … S Chris Conte had interception and forced fumble last week. … Texans QB Ryan Mallett threw for career-high 244 yards last week in third career start. … WR DeAndre Hopkins has 558 yards receiving with four touchdowns in last seven games. … TE Garrett Graham had 10th career touchdown reception last week. … DE J.J. Watt has 14 sacks, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, a safety, four passes defensed and touchdown catch in last seven games. … LB Brian Cushing leads team with 17 tackles. … OLB Jadeveon Clowney, the top overall pick in the 2014 draft, has six tackles this season. … Fantasy Tip: Houston WR Nate Washington could be a good pickup with a team-leading 168 yards receiving in first two games.

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