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The Film Don't Lie: Titans

The Film Don't Lie: Titans

ESPN.com chron.com Updated 14 hours ago
A weekly look at what the Tennessee Titans must fix: To beat the Houston Texans Sunday at LP Field, the Tennessee Titans need to keep their offense in situations that need 10 yards or fewer to sustain a drive. In the loss at the Washington Redskins, the…
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  • Fitzpatrick has a stranglehold on QB position

    Fitzpatrick has a stranglehold on QB position

    chron.com yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    Who do you want to start at QB for the Texans? Starter Ryan Fitzpatrick Backup Ryan Mallett Rookie Tom Savage Other View Results Your vote is being added to the total. Votes are not reflected in the tallies immediately. Loading ... Houston’s coaches wil…
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  • Clowney not guaranteed a starting position when he returns to a…

    Clowney not guaranteed a starting position when he returns to action

    chron.com 4 hours ago
    Jadeveon Clowney may be the Texans’ No. 1 overall pick from the 2014 draft, but Whitney Mercilus is showing what made him a first-round selection in 2012 and may block the top pick from a starting spot on Houston’s defense. (Karen Warren / Houston Chron…
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  • Posey yet to make 2014 debut due to numbers game

    Posey yet to make 2014 debut due to numbers game

    chron.com 4 hours ago
    DeVier Posey was drafted by the Texans in the 3rd round of the 2012 draft. ( Brett Coomer / Houston Chronicle ) Wide receiver DeVier Posey has yet to take the field during the Texans’ initial seven games. As he did earlier this season, Texans coach Bill…
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  • How rare are those 24-point quarters?

    How rare are those 24-point quarters?

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    After the Texans' 30-23 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, a common postgame question centered around the ridiculousness of what happened to conclude the first half. Have you ever been part of something like that? Most said no, or that they couldn't remem…
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  • Bill O’Brien: Texans are mentally tough

    Bill O’Brien: Texans are mentally tough

    Bill O’Brien argued that the Texans’ not “going into the tank” in the second half Monday night after the dreadful finals minutes of the first half proved they have mental toughness. But, he conceded, all too often they aren’t playing smart and that’s wh…
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  • Texans coach Bill O’Brien: ‘Fitzy’s our quarterback’

    Texans coach Bill O’Brien: ‘Fitzy’s our quarterback’

    chron.com 8 hours ago
    Who do you want to start at QB for the Texans? Starter Ryan Fitzpatrick Backup Ryan Mallett Rookie Tom Savage Other View Results Your vote is being added to the total. Votes are not reflected in the tallies immediately. Loading ... —– Texans coach Bill …
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Colts

    The Film Don't Lie: Colts

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Indianapolis Colts must fix: The Pittsburgh Steelers proved on Monday that they can take advantage of an opponent’s mistakes to come back from a double-digit deficit when they fell behind 10-0 to the Houston Texans and came bac…
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  • Troy Polamalu's ill-timed leap could have ended up hurting Stee…

    Troy Polamalu's ill-timed leap could have ended up hurting Steelers

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    Troy Polamalu has been a great player in the NFL. Few players are more synonymous with the Pittsburgh Steelers. But, Troy, we beg of you: Can the leap. As the Steelers were protecting a two-touchdown lead in the final two minutes of Monday night's victo…
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  • Steelers Surge Past Shocked Texans 30-23

    Steelers Surge Past Shocked Texans 30-23

    nytimes.com chron.com 21 hours ago
    Brett Keisel saw the ball drop into his 36-year-old hands, and the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end started chugging toward the end zone.
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  • How the Texans got buried to end the second quarter

    How the Texans got buried to end the second quarter

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- When did the 21-point deluge at the end of the first half start? Depends whom you ask, but the result was three touchdowns in just over a minute and a half, which sparked the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-23 victory over the Houston Texans. …
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  • The Sports Update: McClain and Smith talk Texans’ MNF meltdown …

    The Sports Update: McClain and Smith talk Texans’ MNF meltdown (video)

    chron.com 23 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH — Texans beat writers John McClain and Brian T. Smith break down the Texans’ 30-23 defeat to the Steelers on “Monday Night Football” at Heinz Field.
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  • Texans report: Johnson, Hopkins give passing game a boost

    Texans report: Johnson, Hopkins give passing game a boost

    chron.com 23 hours ago
    Andre Johnson started slow Monday but helped carry the Texans’ offense as they attempted to climb out of a 24-13 halftime hole. Johnson finished with five catches (nine targets) for 77 yards. Second-year receiver DeAndre Hopkins topped the Texans with t…
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  • Even veteran Ryan Pickett shocked by Texans’ collapse

    Even veteran Ryan Pickett shocked by Texans’ collapse

    chron.com 24 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH – Nose tackle Ryan Pickett is playing in his 14th season. He thought he’d seen just about everything possible on a football field, but then he witnessed the Texans surrender 24 points to the Steelers in a span of two minutes, 54 seconds. With…
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  • Steelers’ Bell made sure he ‘won’ route on game-changing catch

    Steelers’ Bell made sure he ‘won’ route on game-changing catch

    chron.com 24 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH — The Texans held a 13-0 lead and had the Steelers backed up to their 14-yard line on third down and 15 with 5 minutes, 42 seconds left in the second quarter. Then quarterback Ben Roethlisberger hit running back Le’Veon Bell for a 43-yard con…
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  • Bill O’Brien: ‘These questions are like we lost 50-0. We lost b…

    Bill O’Brien: ‘These questions are like we lost 50-0. We lost by a touchdown.’

    chron.com Oct 21 (yesterday)
    After a 3-1 start, Bill O’Brien’s team has lost three straight. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle) The Texans allowed 24 points in a three-minute span and ultimately lost their third straight game, 30-23 to the Steelers on Monday night. In the postgame pr…
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  • Video - Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh 02:34

    Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh

    Oct 21
    Steelers DE Brett Keisel gets a game ball from Scott Brown after igniting a second-quarter surge with a QB pressure and pick. Texans reporter Tania Ganguli's game ball goes to Shane Lechler, whose punts averaged 45 yards, including one downed at the
  • Video - Roethlisberg Connects For TD 00:15

    Roethlisberg Connects For TD

    Oct 20
    Steelers QB Ben Rothlisberger finds Martavis Bryant open in the end zone versus the Texans.
  • Video - J.J. Watt's First Sack Of The Game 00:24

    J.J. Watt's First Sack Of The Game

    Oct 20
    Texans DE J.J. Watt sacked Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger in the second quarter.
  • Video - Steelers Trick Play For The TD 00:45

    Steelers Trick Play For The TD

    Oct 20
    On first-and-goal, Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger pitches the ball to Antonio Brown, who throws the ball to Lance Moore for the touchdown.

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