Texans vs Jaguars Week Two Capsule

HOUSTON TEXANS (1-0) AT JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS (0-1)

SERIES

TEXANS JAGUARS
SERIES LEADER 11-9  
STREAKS Past 3  
COACHES VS. OPP. Kubiak: 7-5 Mularkey: 1-0
LAST WEEK W 30-10 vs. Dolphins L 26-23 (OT) at Vikings
LAST GAME 11/27/11: Texans 20 at Jaguars 13. Houston QB Matt Leinart throws 20-yard TD pass to TE Joel Dreessen & RB Arian Foster adds TD run as Texans earn road win.
LAST GAME AT SITE 11/27/11
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Marv Albert, Rich Gannon. SIRIUS: 113 (Hou.), 104 (Jax.). XM: 234 (Jax.). 

STATS

PASSING Schaub: 20-31-266-1-0-102.4 Gabbert: 23-39-260-2 (T3C)-0-96.1
RUSHING Foster: 26-79-3.0-2 (T1L) Jones-Drew: 19-77-4.1-0
RECEIVING A. Johnson: 8 (T3C)-119 (T3L)-14.9-1 (T2C) L. Robinson: 5-66-13.2-0
OFFENSE 337.0 355.0
TAKE/GIVE +4 (T1L) 0
DEFENSE 275.0 (2C) 389.0
SACKS Watt: 1.5 Alualu, Knighton: 1
INTs 3 tied: 1 (T1C)
PUNTING Do. Jones: 43.6 Anger (R): 53.5 (2C)
KICKING S. Graham: 12 (T3C) (3/3 PAT; 3/4 FG) Scobee: 9 (0/1 PAT; 3/3 FG)

NOTES

TEXANS: Club aims for 4th consecutive win vs. Jaguars…For career vs. Jax., QB MATT SCHAUB has completed 149 of 217 passes (68.7 pct.) for 1,865 yards with 11 TDs vs. 3 INTs & 106.3 passer rating. Schaub (99) needs TD pass to reach 100 career. Schaub had 3-0 record as starter vs. AFC South in ’11…In 4 career starts vs. Jaguars, RB ARIAN FOSTER averages 103.3 rush yards per game (413 total) & has 5 rush TDs. Since ’10, Foster averages 117.7 rush yards per game vs. AFC South (1,177 total). Foster (3,176) needs 20 rush yards to surpass DOMANICK WILLIAMS (3,195) for most career rush yards in franchise history…WR ANDRE JOHNSON has 87 career receptions against Jaguars, tied for most vs. any team (87 vs. Ten.). Registered 39th career game with 100+ rec. yards last week…Defense totaled 7 sacks in last game vs. Jax…LB CONNOR BARWIN had career-best 4 sacks in last meeting vs. Jax…DE J.J. WATT had 3 tackles, 1.5 sacks & 3 passes defensed in season opener…LB BRIAN CUSHING, CB KAREEM JACKSON & CB JOHNATHAN JOSEPH each had INT vs. Mia. last week…JAGUARS: QB BLAINE GABBERT had career-best in completions (23) & yards (260) & tied career-high with 2 TD passes in season opener. Gabbert completed 10 of 14 passes (71.4 pct.) for 127 yards with TD & 123.2 passer rating in 4th quarter last week…RB MAURICE JONES-DREW (62) needs rush TD to surpass FRED TAYLOR (62) for most career rush TDs in franchise history. Jones-Drew totaled 166 scrimmage yards in last game vs. Texans (99 rushing, 67 receiving). Since ’10, Jones-Drew leads NFL with 3,007 rush yards (Foster ranks 2nd in NFL during span with 2,919 rush yards). For career, Jones-Drew averages 100.2 scrimmage yards per game…WR LAURENT ROBINSON tied for team-best with 5 catches last week. WR CECIL SHORTS had career-long 39-yard TD rec. last week & totaled team-high 74 rec. yards…TE MARCEDES LEWIS has most career rec. yards (2,736) & TD catches (18) by TE in club history. Had 1-yard TD reception vs. Min…DTs TYSON ALUALU & TERRANCE KNIGHTON had 1 sack apiece in season debut last week…CB RASHEAN MATHIS has 2 career INTs vs. Hou.


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