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Houston Texans Dominated by New England Patriots, Lose 42-14
December 11th, 2012 at 1:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots showed up Monday night looking like the Super Bowl caliber team they’ve shown for the past decade and took a win against the Houston Texans, with a final score of 42-14. The Patriots' defense took the life out of the second ranked Texans offense, led by...

Houston Texans Down Detroit Lions 34-31 for Second Straight Overtime Win
November 23rd, 2012 at 9:28 AM
The Houston Texans improved to 10-1 on the heels of a second straight week playing, and winning, a game in overtime. Fans once again saw the Texans climb back from a late deficit to force the overtime. Both teams played excellent football and gave fans an exciting back and forth...

Houston Texans Survive Overtime, Defeat Jacksonville Jaguars 43-37
November 19th, 2012 at 9:46 AM
Yesterday’s game felt like it was taking place in 2009. The Houston Texans were not led by their defense or their dominant run game. Instead, it was an aerial assault that reminded the Texans’ fan base of a time when the entire offense consisted of WR Andre Johnson, QB Matt...

Houston Texans Defeat Buffalo Bills 21-9, Improve to 7-1
November 5th, 2012 at 9:14 AM
It might not have been the prettiest game from start to finish, but the Houston Texans continue their solid play by downing the Buffalo Bills 21-9 Sunday in Houston. RB Arian Foster ran the ball 24 times for 111 yards and a touchdown against the NFL’s worst ranked rushing defense....

Houston Texans Bounce Back in Big Way, Rout Baltimore Ravens 43-13
October 22nd, 2012 at 9:53 AM
Funny how quickly things can change from week to week. Last Monday, many were calling the Houston Texans frauds, beneficiaries of a soft schedule after getting trounced on national TV at the hands of the Green Bay Packers. Fast forward seven days, those who jumped off the bandwagon are fighting,...

Houston Texans Lose First Game at Hands of Green Bay Packers, 42-24
October 15th, 2012 at 10:47 AM
The national spotlight has not been kind to the Houston Texans of late, playing a close game last week on Monday Night Football, and now suffering their first defeat of the 2012 campaign to the Green Bay Packers 42-24 on Sunday Night Football. The Texans were bound to lose eventually,...

Houston Texans Season Analysis – First Quarter
October 2nd, 2012 at 10:16 AM
The beginning to the Houston Texans season has been perfect in the win-loss department, but not perfect overall. They’re a team that is finally gaining national recognition as a legit Super Bowl contender and in many cases, the best team in the NFL through four weeks. But as anybody can...

Houston Texans Continue Dominance, Improve to 4-0 with Victory Over Tennessee Titans
October 1st, 2012 at 10:25 AM
For the fourth time in as many weeks, the Houston Texans took the field and walked off with a win, this time over divisional rivals the Tennessee Titans. Their current 4-0 record isn’t just the best in Texans’ history, it’s the best in Houston professional football history. The old Houston...

Denver Broncos’ LB Joe Mays Fined, Suspended for Hit on Houston Texans’ QB Matt Schaub
September 26th, 2012 at 8:40 AM
Following Sunday’s 31-25 victory for the Houston Texans over the Denver Broncos, Broncos linebacker Joe Mays was fined $50,000 and suspended for one game following his hit on Texans’ QB Matt Schaub. The hit knocked Schaub’s helmet off his head and ripped off a piece of his ear. Amazingly, in...

Do the Houston Texans Have a Killer Instinct?
September 25th, 2012 at 12:15 PM
It took the Houston Texans nine seasons to finally make the playoffs, so it’s safe to say winning is new to them. Furthermore, the Texans surprisingly fly under the radar a bit and are constantly overlooked during discussions of the NFL’s top teams. And while the whole winning this is...

Houston Texans Hang on Late, Defeat Denver Broncos 31-25
September 24th, 2012 at 9:05 AM
About midway through the fourth quarter of yesterday’s game, fans watching began to get a feeling the past was rearing it’s ugly head. Leading 31-11, the Houston Texans were in the drivers seat with about ten and a half minutes left when they gave the ball back to the Denver...

Houston Texans Take Down Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7 Behind Defense, Run Game
September 17th, 2012 at 9:52 AM
For the second week in a row, the Houston Texans won in convincing manner as they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7 in Jacksonville. Unlike week one however, the Texans dominated from the start and left no doubt as to their superiority over their AFC South rival.  The big stories from week...

Houston Texans Overcome Slow Start, Rout Miami Dolphins 30-10
September 10th, 2012 at 8:49 AM
Sometimes in the NFL, a win can be dominant, flawless, and even picturesque. That was not the case yesterday when the Houston Texans beat the Miami Dolphins 30-10 at Reliant Stadium. With the exception of the final 6 plus minutes in the second quarter, this was a relatively close game...

Houston Texans Defeat Minnesota Vikings 28-24 in Final Preseason Contest
August 31st, 2012 at 10:25 AM
The reserves and players fighting for roster spots closed out the Houston Texans preseason in winning fashion Thursday night. Typically a snoozer of a game for the casual football fan, the fourth and final Texans preseason game was surprisingly exciting. With the team’s starters watching from the sidelines, the Texans...

Houston Texans Fall to the New Orleans Saints, 34-27
August 26th, 2012 at 9:13 AM
In what turned out to be a physical third preseason contest, the Houston Texans looked relatively sharp in their 34-27 loss to the New Orleans Saints Saturday night in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Against another quality opponent, the Texans displayed they could equally play with one of the NFL’s elite teams,...

Houston Texans Trump San Francisco 49ers 20-9 in Preseason Home Opener
August 19th, 2012 at 3:29 PM
Reliant Stadium was buzzing Saturday night as the Houston Texans pulled out their second preseason victory in as many games over the San Francisco 49ers. For the second week in a row, the Texans overall looked solid (with bad moments of course), this time led by some familiar faces.  ***VIDEO1*** The Texans’...