Bills vs Texans Predictions for AFC Wild Card Game

Zach Brunner
Deshaun Watson has passed for 3,852 yards and 26 touchdowns this season.
Deshaun Watson has passed for 3,852 yards and 26 touchdowns this season. / Bob Levey/Getty Images

The NFL Playoffs are officially set, with the Wild Card Round underway this weekend. In the first game of the new decade, the Buffalo Bills hit the road to take on the Houston Texans. Currently, the Texans are 2.5-point home favorites over the Bills, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

If you're looking to place a wager on this game, it's always wise to read up on what some industry experts have to say first. With that in mind, here are some expert predictions for the Wild Card matchup between Buffalo and Houston.

Bills vs Texans Predictions

Bleacher Report
Kristopher Knox, of Bleacher Report, has given his predictions for all of the Wild Card games, predicting the Bills pull off the upset, winning 26-23.

USA Today
Esten McLaren, of Sportsbook Wire, in partnership with USA Today, expects the Texans' defense to play inspired in front of the home crowd, winning 21-15, covering the spread.

Sporting News
Tadd Haislop, of Sporting News, is also thinking upset, predicting the Texans have trouble with the Bills' passing game, losing to Buffalo 24-17.

Overall, two of the three highlighted experts are predicting the Bills to win both against the spread and outright this weekend.

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