Time to break the defensive cycle
HOUSTON -- Sometimes consistency isn't such a good thing.
The points-allowed column after five Houston Texans games is frighteningly consistent: 20, 31, 42, 20, 38. When 20 points is the low-water mark for opponent scoring, there's a problem.
After five games in the Texans' inaugural season, they had one fewer win and a defense winning praise for keeping Houston competitive while the rookie-laden offense stumbled and bumbled and quarterback David Carr ran for his life.
Now the ...
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