Baltimore Ravens at Houston Texans
Madden20 Sim: Monday, June 1, 2020 at 8:00 pm
The Line: Houston Texans +3.5 -- Over/Under: 50.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans meet Monday night in a Madden20 NFL simulation game.
The Baltimore Ravens have five players ranked 91 overall or better, including safety Earl Thomas, left tackle Ronnie Stanley, quarterback Lamar Jackson, right guard Marshal Yanda and defensive tackle Michael Pierce. Not only do the Ravens have a stacked offensive line, but they have a quarterback who has a 96 speed rating and 96 acceleration rating, which makes him the modern Michael Vick and pretty much a cheat code in the video game world. Running back Mark Ingram is also tough to bring down and kicker Justin Tucker misses almost nothing with his 87 overall rating. The Baltimore Ravens may not have won the Super Bowl in real life, but they’re absolutely loaded in Madden and almost unfair to play with if you find yourself playing online.
The Houston Texans have one of the best difference makers on both sides of the ball in wide receiver Deandre Hopkins (98 overall) and defensive end JJ Watt (97 overall). Both of those guys can takeover a game even in the virtual world and their awareness of 99 overall makes them reliable in games like this with the computer leading the way. The Texans also have a solid left tackle in Laremy Tunsil who is an 87 overall rating and a 91 awareness rating. Quarterback wise, the Texans have Deshaun Watson who has a 86 overall rating and an 88 acceleration rating, so he can kill defenses with his arm or legs. The x-factor for the Texans is wide receiver Will Fuller, who has a 95 speed rating and 93 acceleration rating, giving him the ability to take the top off a defense. Bottom line, the Texans are one of the more underrated teams in Madden20.
The Baltimore Ravens are a tough team to bet against in these simulations because of how good they are defensively and having a cheat code at quarterback in Lamar Jackson, who is the modern Michael Vick with his speed and acceleration. With that said, the Houston Texans are the team I play with the most in online play and believe they're the most underrated team in the game. The Texans are capable of beating anybody on the right day as long as the defense doesn't break.
Give me the points and the Texans.