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Bengals look to build on big win against struggling Texans

Dec. 24, 2020 12:58 PM EST

CINCINNATI (3-10-1) at HOUSTON (4-10) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Texans by 8 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Bengals 8-6; Texans 5-9 SERIES RECORD - Texans lead 8-4 LAST MEETING - Texans beat Bengals 13-9 on Sept. 14, 2017 in Houston. LAST WEEK - Bengals beat Steelers 27-17; Texans lost to Colts 27-20 AP PRO32...

Houston Texans' J.J. Watt walks off the field following an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Texans take step back with embarrassing loss to Bears

Dec. 14, 2020 6:53 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After coming one play short of beating the Colts last week, the Houston Texans took a big step back Sunday with a blowout loss to a Chicago team that entered the game having dropped six straight. Houston didn’t do much right in the 36-7 defeat and now must try and regroup and prepare...

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) runs during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Watson all by himself as Texans lose 36-7 to Bears

Dec. 13, 2020 5:56 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — No Brandin Cooks, Will Fuller or Randall Cobb. No David Johnson, either. Deshaun Watson did everything he could for the Houston Texans, but it wasn't enough. Not nearly enough with Houston's defense stumbling through another awful performance. Watson passed for 219 yards and a touchdown, but...

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Philip Rivers (17) throws against the Tennessee Titans in the first half of an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Colts are huge challenge for Texans in wake of suspensions

Dec. 3, 2020 7:35 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans would have had their hands full against Philip Rivers and the Indianapolis Colts under the best circumstances. Losing their top cornerback and receiver to drug suspensions this week made their task on Sunday much more difficult. The Colts (7-4) are coming off a tough...

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) flexes as he celebrates scoring a touchdown against the New England Patriots during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Watson, Watt lead Houston to 27-20 win over New England

Nov. 22, 2020 6:16 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson dragged two defenders into the end zone for a touchdown early on Sunday and J.J. Watt swatted down pass after pass from Cam Newton. Houston's two biggest stars both showed up huge to help the Texans beat the New England Patriots 27-20 for their first win of the season against...