MATCHUP: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (8-4) at Houston Texans (5-7)

WHERE:
Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas

WHEN:
Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. ET

VEGASINSIDER.COM SPREAD:
Bucs by 3

TELEVISION:
Fox

TV ANNOUNCERS: Dick Stockton and Terry Donahue

RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM)

RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore

LAST WEEK:
The Houston Texans lost on the road to the Tennessee Titans last Sunday, 28-20.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Saints in New Orleans last Sunday, 27-23.

THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET:
The Bucs and Saints last met in December of the 2003 regular season at Raymond James Stadium. Tampa Bay defeated Houston in that contest, 16-3.

BUCS-TEXANS SERIES:
Tampa Bay is 1-0 all-time in the regular season vs. the Houston Texans. This will be the Bucs' first regular season game vs. the Texans, who entered the NFL as an expansion team in 2002, on the road.

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