2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
11-5, 1st in AFC South

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

J.J. Watt will be the first NFL player to give the command "Drivers, start your engines" at Daytona 500. Says he's watched video of previous commands, practiced in front of his girlfriend last night, and is going to bring the energy. He's also spent the morning tweeting Ricky Bobby quotes.

What's next for Thomas after release from Texans? (0:43)
Are Texans or Packers a better fit for Bell? (1:26)
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Texans name Kelly OC, add Cushing to staff

The Texans promoted Tim Kelly to offensive coordinator and hired Brian Cushing as an assistant strength and conditioning coach, among several changes on Tuesday.

Alisha Miller ESPN.com 

The Texans were busy on Tuesday making changes to their coaching staff. Houston promoted tight ends coach Tim Kelly to offensive coordinator and hired former Texans linebacker Brian Cushing as an assistant strength and conditioning coach. Former Texans backup QB T.J. Yates and linebacker Akeem Dent also are joining the staff.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

I'm sure this will devastate the Patriots: they finished fourth in FPI's final 2018 rankings.

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Wife of former Texans GM Smith, dies at 49

Tiffany Avery Smith, the wife of former Texans general manager Rick Smith, died at age 49 on Thursday. She had been diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2017.

Michael DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

If you're counting along at home, that was at least six (6) bobbles by Cleveland WR Jarvis Landry in his attempt to catch a touchdown pass from Deshaun Watson.

Michael DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

Texans QB Deshaun Watson and Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey share a laugh before the first AFC practice at the Pro Bowl.

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Panthers, Texans to play in London for 1st time

The Panthers and Texans will play in London for the first time as the NFL announced the four matchups to be held in England during the 2019 season.

Michael DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jacksonville Jaguars' opponent for their annual London home game in 2019 will be the Houston Texans, the team announced Monday morning. The date will be announced later. It's the second time the Jaguars will play an AFC South opponent in Wembley Stadium. They beat Indianapolis in 2016. The Jaguars have played a home game in London annually since 2013 and are 3-3.

Michael DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jaguars announce they have re-signed S Jarrod Wilson to a three-year contract. He was set to become a free agent when the new league year begins in March. Wilson originally signed as an undrafted free agent in 2016 and has played in 47 games (two starts).

Team Stats

Passing Yards236.3
Rushing Yards126.3
Points For25.111th
Points Against19.8