1:00 PM ET, December 28, 2008
NRG Stadium, Houston, TX
HOUSTON -- Faced with one last chance to make the playoffs, the Chicago Bears blew it.Andre Johnson had two touchdowns and the Houston Texans got a 31-24 win over the Bears on Sunday to knock Chicago out of the playoff picture.
• The Bears were eliminated from postseason contention as their three-game win streak came to an end.
• Houston's Andre Johnson recorded his seventh game this season with at least 10 receptions and 100 yards; he finished with 10 catches and 148 yards and two touchdowns.
• Matt Schaub finished with 328 passing yards for his fourth game with at least 300 yards this season.
• For the second straight year, the Texans tied a franchise record with eight victories in a season.
-- ESPN research
Manning started at strong safety in place of Mike Brown, who was placed on the injured reserve Friday. ... Moats' touchdown was his first since 2005 when he was with the Eagles. ... Brown's fumble recovery was the second of his career.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.2||6.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||3-4||3-4|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||6:02||Brandon Lloyd 4 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 80 yds, 5:37
|FG||3:34||Robbie Gould 37 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 5 plays, 19 yds, 1:28
|TD||5:59||Andre Johnson 43 Yard Pass From Matt Schaub (Kris Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 88 yds, 4:07
|TD||2:00||Andre Johnson 3 Yard Pass From Matt Schaub (Kris Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 38 yds, 3:47
|TD||8:34||Ryan Moats 2 Yard Run (Kris Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 72 yds, 5:10
|TD||5:36||Greg Olsen 1 Yard Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 77 yds, 3:00
|FG||11:58||Kris Brown 22 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 11 plays, 53 yds, 5:46
|TD||3:28||Steve Slaton 2 Yard Run (Kris Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 89 yds, 6:11
|TD||1:34||Kyle Orton 1 Yard Run (Robbie Gould Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 72 yds, 1:53