|Game||New York Guardians vs Houston Roughnecks|
|Date & Time||Saturday March 14, 2020, 2:00 PM (EDT)|
MetLife Stadium East Rutherford, NJ
HOU -6.5 ; Total 47
On Saturday, the Houston Roughnecks visit MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey to play the New York Guardians in an XFL Week 6 showdown. Houston improved to 5-0 following its 32-23 victory over the Seattle Dragons on Saturday. PJ Walker led the Roughnecks attack with 351 yards passing and three touchdowns and completed 71% of his passes. Cam Phillips caught 10 passes for 122 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
Houston quarterback PJ Walker has thrown for 1338 yards, 15 touchdowns and four interceptions. James Butler is the leading rusher for the Roughnecks with 221 yards and four touchdowns. The leading receiver for Houston is Cam Phillips with 31 receptions for 455 yards and 9 touchdowns.
The New York Guardians improved to 3-2 following a 30-12 victory over the Dallas Renegades on Saturday. Marquise Williams scored on a 2-year touchdown while Colby Pearson caught an 18-yard reception for another touchdown and Ryan Mueller returned a pick-six 33 yards for the Guardians three touchdowns.
Luis Perez has thrown for 418 yards, three touchdowns and one interception for the New York Guardians. The leading rusher for the Guardians is Darius Victor with 55 rushes for 238 yards buth Victor has yet to score a touchdown on the ground. The leading receiver for New York is Colby Pearson with 16 receptions for 223 yards and two touchdowns.
Houston is the best team in the XFL through five weeks going 5-0 thanks to an explosive offense led by quarterback PJ Walker and wide receiver Cam Phillips. The two have connected for 9 touchdowns through just five games. New York has had problems with its offense and has had to rely on its defense to force turnovers. The Roughnecks will keep their perfect straight up record with a victory on Saturday on the road against the Guardians. Final Score Prediction, Houston Roughnecks win and cover ATS 35-17.