NFL Playoffs: A Win Will Clinch the #1 Seed in the AFC

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Heading into the week 17 regular season finale against the Indianapolis Colts, the Houston Texans playoff seeding will depend on the outcome of the game. The Texans are 12-3 and have clinched the AFC South with a 29-17 victory over […]

An Offensive Performance Makes Week 17 Crucial

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    The Houston Texans entered Sunday’s game with the Minnesota Vikings  needing one win in their last two games to clinch the #1 seed and home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. Not only did they fail to do so in an ugly 23-6 loss to […]

With Adrian Peterson Coming to Town, Tackling Will be Key

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When the Houston Texans face the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Reliant Stadium, they will be looking to wrap up the #1 seed in the AFC and with it home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. In order to do so, the defense […]

One More Houston Texans Win Will Wrap Up Top Seed in AFC

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The Houston Texans clinched the AFC South for the second consecutive season with Sunday’s 29-17 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. The win improved Houston’s record to 12-2 and moved them one win away from wrapping up the #1 seed and […]

Houston Texans Playing for AFC South Title, and Much More

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The NFL makes a conscious effort to schedule division games in the last weeks of the regular season. The league does this with the hope that these last few weeks of the season will carry significant weight, and that the division […]

Why the Houston Texans Will be Victorious Monday Night

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Thrust Into Duty, Backups Step Up in a Big Way

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After two consecutive sub-par games, the Houston Texans defense was back in a big way in the 24-10 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. The win improved the Texans to 11-1, setting a single season franchise record for victories […]

Despite Rough Two Weeks, Houston Texans Secondary Will Be Fine


The Houston Texans defense has been one of the top units in the NFL over the last two seasons. Wade Phillips‘ vaunted defense, and the pass defense in particular, had a rough go of it the last two weeks. Houston’s defense is […]

Andre Johnson Rewarded for Noteworthy November

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Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Month for November. It was an incredible month for Johnson, who led the AFC in receptions with 35, receiving yards and yards from scrimmage with 614 in four November […]

Johnson and Johnson: Andre Upstaged Megatron and Made NFL History


The Houston Texans Thanksgiving Day overtime victory over the Detroit Lions featured a match-up of two of the best wide receivers in the NFL. The Lions’ Calvin Johnson and the Texans’ Andre Johnson had games worthy of their lofty statuses. Calvin, better […]

Never Say Die: Houston Texans Win Again in OT


For the second time in five days, the Houston Texans found themselves trailing in the fourth quarter. For the second time in five days, they found themselves in an overtime shootout. For the second time in five days, they found themselves […]

Matt Schaub Honored for Week 11 Performance


Houston Texans QB Matt Schaub was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his historic and career best performance in the Texans 43-37 overtime victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Schaub passed for 527 yards and five touchdowns in the come […]