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The Texans will win the AFC South

Discussion in 'Houston Texans' started by thegary, May 1, 2023.

  1. thegary

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    The first to 9 wins it! let's do it!
     
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    If they can convince Urban Meyer to give it another go in Jacksonville
     
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    Texans +1000 to win the south
    Stroud +20,000 MVP
    Pitre +15,000 DPOY
    Will +20,000 DPOY
    Stroud +700 OROY
    Will +350 DROY (the favorite)
    Meco +2000 coach of year
    Metchie +3500 Comeback player of year
     
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    I actually find those to be pretty good odds for the Texans and Stroud.

    Stroud will be in the most friendly QB system...

    Texans also in easiest division.

    Probably worth a few hundred on each.
     
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    Who are the favorites?
     
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    I expect our rookie QB to struggle, as even great rookie QBs do (Aikman, P Manning, Joe Burrow).

    Demeco is great for culture and energy, but I expect him to get outcoached by the other coaches in the division -- especially Pederson and Vrabel.

    We lack weapons on offense.

    We still have holes on defense.

    We are one of the youngest teams in the league.

    Keeping it real here, we'd be doing very well to win 6 games.
     
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  9. Fulgore

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    1. jags
    2. Mahomes
    3.Myles Garrett
    4.Bijan
    5. Dan Campbell
    6. Damar Hamlin
     
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    If Damar touches the field, he'll win

    Winning OROY and DROY would be amazing
     
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    Why do the "experts" on Vegas think Chicago will be better, but not the Texans. Are they CLUELESS?
     
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    Not saying it's justified but maybe more belief in their 2nd year qb?
     
  14. Rockets FTW

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    Going to need those SB odds.

    WE BACK BABY :D
     
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    SB champs +20,000. AFC champs +10,000, win total 5.5(-120)
     
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    win total bet is one of those locks for me
     
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    I would be shocked if we’re picking in the top 5 again.

    1. They'll play one of the easiest schedules since they finished last in the division.

    2. They’ve added these quality starters this off-season… Dalton Schultz- TE, Shaq Mason-G, Sheldon Rankins-DT, Denzel Perryman-ILB, Jimmie Ward-S. Then throw in Stroud and Anderson. Then add in DeMeco. They might not be a good team this year, but they're almost certainly gonna be better than last year. Went 3-14 last year with 5 games decided by one TD or less. Odds are they are right around 6-7 wins this season with the capability of being 8-9 if stroud really develops quickly.

    The following opponents are very beatable… Colts (x2), Titans (x2), Cardinals, Broncos, Bucs, Panthers, Falcons and Browns. If you win let’s say 5 of those 9, and then luck into another win or two here or there, you’re looking at roughly 6-7 wins. The Falcons won 7 games last year and picked at 8. I really don’t think it’s unrealistic to think we’ll be picking right around the 7-10 range.
     
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    Thinking the same
     
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    Does anyone still take $2 bets? I drop a $20 with $6 on the Texans win the South and $2 on each of the rest.
     
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    I am not a big fan of Justin Fields. He is really exciting, but even Lamar Jackson to me seems a more polished thrower of the ball.

    Fields seems to struggle reading defenses.
     

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