NFL Football

Houston Texans (4-2)

Sun. 10/6 Sun. 10/13 Sun. 10/20 Sun. 10/27 Sun. 11/3
vs. Atl
W 53-32
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@ KC
W 31-24
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@ Ind
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST12:00 PM CT21:00 UAE13:00 ET16:00
vs. Oak
1:25 PM PT2:25 PM MT3:25 PM CT4:25 PM ET20:25 GMT4:25 1:25 PM MST3:25 PM EST2:25 PM CT0:25 UAE (+1)16:25 ET19:25
@ Jax
6:30 AM PT7:30 AM MT8:30 AM CT9:30 AM ET14:30 GMT22:30 7:30 AM MST9:30 AM EST8:30 AM CT18:30 UAE9:30 ET13:30

Tough calls, continual mistakes prove costly in Texans' loss

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson couldn't believe what he was being told Sunday.

Moments after appearing to avoid a sack with an incredible throw to DeAndre Hopkins in the end zone, referee Tony Corrente announced the touchdown had been negated. The explanation: Colts defensive end Justin Houston was draped around Watson's lower legs and was pulling him to the ground so the officials ruled Watson it a sack.

"I went back and forth with the ref," Watson said following the Texans' 30-23 loss at Indianapolis. "He said I was down. He said he was trying to protect my health so it goes back and forth, but that's the call he made."

AFC South Division
Indianapolis 420.667
Houston 430.571
Jacksonville 340.429
Tennessee 340.429
Full Standings
Pass Yds: D. Watson1644
Pass TDs: D. Watson12
Rush Yds: C. Hyde426
Rush TDs: D. Watson5
Rec Yds: W. Fuller V444
Rec TDs: D. Fells3
Int: T. Gipson Sr.2
Sacks: W. Mercilus5.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2381 (5)
Passing Yards: 1644 (12)
Rushing Yards: 839 (4)
Points per game: 27.0 (8)
Yards per game: 396.8 (6)
Touchdowns: 20 (4)
Field Goals: 6 (24)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 2136 (20)
Passing Yards: 1736 (27)
Rushing Yards: 528 (10)
Points per game: 22.3 (16)
Yards per game: 356.0 (18)
Touchdowns: 14 (13)
Field Goals: 12 (25)
Date Player Transactions
10/20 K. Brown pract. squad del
10/19 A. McGough pract. squad add
10/16 C. Clark signed
10/16 S. Henderson reserve/non football injury
10/16 K. Murphy pract. squad add
10/16 A. McGough cut
10/15 D. Skipper active/prac. squad
10/15 M. Henry pract. squad del
10/9 K. Brown pract. squad add
10/9 M. Henry pract. squad add
Date Player Status
10/20 T. Howard knee (Out)
10/20 G. Mancz concussion (Out)
10/20 T. Gipson Sr. hip, wrist (Questionable)
10/20 J. Joseph hamstring (Questionable)
10/20 B. Roby hamstring (Out)
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