The Texans have signed RB Chris Ogbonnaya from their practice squad and released former featured back Steve Slaton.
Time for Chris Johnson to step up, dissecting the 3-0 Lions, awaiting the fun that is Ravens-Jets and plenty of other tidbits to look for in Sunday's upcoming games.
After finishing the season ranked fifth overall in red-zone efficiency a season ago, the Texans are 30th in the league in that department through three weeks.
Drew Brees passed for 370 yards and three touchdowns, and twice led the Saints back from fourth-quarter deficits in a 40-33 victory over the Texans on Sunday.
Teams with the longest current playoff droughts include the Bills, whose last postseason action, in the '99 season, was ended by the "Music City Miracle."
The Texans rolled the dice on undrafted rookie P Brett Hartmann, who is making the club look good for its decision.
The Texans have placed OT Rashad Butler on injured reserve because of an elbow sprain.
Proven coordinator Wade Phillips is working his magic in turning around Houston's maligned defense.
In this week's edition of the First Fifteen, we focus on the 2-0 and 0-2 teams as we reach a critical early juncture in the young 2011 season.
Matt Schaub and Andre Johnson helped the Texans hand the Dolphins their 11th home loss in their last 12 home games.
The Texans placed CB Roc Carmichael on injured reserve on Friday, ending the season for the fourth-round draft pick.
The Texans avoided a blow when WR Kevin Walter escaped Week One with only a bruised shoulder, but a lack of depth at the position is a concern.
The Texans re-signed WR David Anderson to fill a void at wideout with Kevin Walter nursing a shoulder injury.
Texans WR Kevin Walter has a badly bruised collarbone, not the fractured collarbone that had been initially reported Monday.
The Colts looked lost without Peyton Manning and the Texans took advantage, with Jacoby Jones returning a punt 79 yards for a touchdown in a 34-7 rout Sunday.