Texans Defense Steps Up In Win Over SaintsIn the month of November, the Texans defense has been stellar. Entering Sunday’s game against the Saints at NRG Stadium, the unit had combined to allow 29 points over the first three games of the month, but that was against the likes of Zach Mettenberger, Andy Dalton and Ryan Fitzpatrick. Drew Brees and the Saints were supposed to pose a bigger test. They didn’t.
Texans Dominate Saints On Way To Fourth Straight WinThe Housotn Texans (6-5) won their fourth straight game on the back of a strong performance from Brian Hoyer and another lockdown defensive showing they beat the New Orleans Saints (4-7) 24-6.
5 Things The Houston Texans Have To Be Thankful For This SeasonThe Houston Texans currently sit atop the AFC South Division with a 5-5 record, and they have a decent shot at their first playoff berth since 2012 if they play well enough in the next six weeks. A lot can happen during an NFL season, and the Texans have much to be thankful for this holiday.
DeAndre Hopkins And Defense Again Lead Texans To WinThe Houston Texans won their third straight game with strong defense and spectacular play from DeAndre Hopkins 24-17 over the New York Jets on Sunday. With backup quarterback TJ Yates at the helm the Texans got two touchdowns from Hopkins and a touchdown pass from Cecil Shorts to Alfred Blue to lead the team to the win and a .500 record at 5-5 on the season.
Texans News, Notes and Quotes: November 18thJ.J. Watt addresses Andy Dalton, Hopkins vs Revis, Fitzpatrick's return, and much more in the News, Notes, and Qoutes.
Facing Texans On MNF Has Special Meaning For Bengals' DaltonMonday night will be a special time for Andy Dalton. The Bengals’ quarterback, who is from Katy and played college ball at Texas Christian University, will lead his undefeated team on national primetime television as it takes on the team he grew up watching.
Indy's Misfortune Could Be The 'Luck' Houston Needs To Win AFC SouthThe Indianapolis Colts announced this week that star quarterback Andrew Luck could miss the next six weeks, and with only eight games left to play, that hurts the defending AFC South champions.
Monday Night Football Still Special for TexansThe Texans lone appearance on Monday Night Football is approaching and there are plenty of fond memories about the primetime game.
Watt: No "Psychological Edge" Against Dalton, BengalsDespite a 3-1 record vs. the Bengals since he arrived, Watt says the Bengals have no fear of the Texans.
Studs And Duds: First-Place Texans Get Bye Week To Focus On Second HalfBelieve it or not, the Houston Texans are in first place with their 3-5 record. Perhaps that's just the motivation the team needs to use this bye week as a springboard to a better second half, now that two key issues have been determined (quarterback and running back).
J.J. Watt Gets Rockets Jersey Tries To Check Into The GameThe Houston Rockets started off the season rough, going 0-3 to kick off the season, losing all the games by 20 points. On Monday night J.J. Watt tried to give the Rockets a little bit of help.
Watt Wants "Down Year" Narrative About Him to DisappearJ.J. Watt hopes the stats help silence the critics