The Houston Texans players gather at midfield before an NFL football game at Heinz Field on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Raymond James Stadium in Pittsburgh. Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) pressures Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew (15) during the first half of an NFL football game at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Houston. “Two good players going, sometimes one is going to win, sometimes the other is going to win. Houston Texans fans take their seats before an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Houston. Will this be a difficult situation moving forward? John McClain grades the Texans' performance during Sunday's 30-14 victory over the Jaguars at NRG Stadium.

As with his late father, Bob, Cal McNair’s philosophy is to hire people he believes in, give them the resources to do their job, keep up with what’s going on but don’t interfere with personnel decisions. John McClain Oct. 11, 2020 47 1 of 47 In his first game as a head coach since the 2012 season in Kansas City, Romeo Crennel guided the Texans to their first win of … They're the only team [in the NFL this season] not to force a turnover in four games, tying a team record. Grade: B. Romeo Crennel seemed to be a calming effect. They did that last season and were ninth [in the NFL] in rushing. All the linemen are under contract next year. Overall The 0-3 start isn’t surprising. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew (15) rolls out of the pocket against the Houston Texans during the second quarter of an NFL game at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Houston. Here’s a list of prominent Texans drafted after the first two rounds: Reid, defensive end Charles Omenihu, tight end Jordan Akins, nose tackle D.J.

In his two best seasons as a pass rusher, Clowney had 9½ and nine sacks. [Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Cal] McNair said they haven't given up on winning. He has no sacks, six unassisted tackles, two tackles for loss and five hits on the quarterback. Can this get them turned around? Darren Fells and Will Fuller also caught touchdown passes. Question: The Texans fired Head Coach Bill O'Brien Monday and replaced him with Interim Head Coach Romeo Crennel. Clowney is exceptional against the run. They need to run the ball and get some first downs. But I expect a great game from him, and he’s going to try to play his best.”.

No difference-makers in this game. I don't think you can play this bad on defense and all of a sudden you're going to make a change and the players are going to start playing better. to cover the original Houston Aeros of the World Hockey Association. He spent five years here. McClain: Jadeveon Clowney will bring it vs. Texans, McClain: It's mentor vs. pupil when Texans, Titans meet, McClain: Deshaun Watson likes the long ball, Time for Texans LB Zach Cunningham to earn the big bucks, Anthony Weaver orders special turnover belt, Texans' Romeo Crennel faces ex-pupil in Titans' Mike Vrabel. Get out in front early and force the Texans to play catchup. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle on the Texans' matchup with the Jaguars at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, Sunday at 1 p.m. JACKSONVILLE – senior writer John Oehser each week during the 2020 regular season will speak with a writer or media member covering the Jaguars' opponent. For the second game in a row, the linemen ran out of gas against the run. Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. And you would be correct. They have talent on both sides of the ball. Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) throws the ball against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first quarter of an NFL game at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Houston. McDonald, 17, was fatally shot by a Chicago Police officer on October 20, 2014. 1. John McClain, a Waco native who graduated from Baylor in 1975, is in his 45th year at the Houston Chronicle and his 44th covering the National Football League, including the Oilers and Texans. If a lot of it mental and attitude, then we'll find out against the Jaguars.