The Houston Texans were a few key pieces away from being championship contenders before the draft. They have a stout defense and a solid running game. The main concern was the offensive line and the quarterback. Were they able to address those needs in the draft?
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Las Vegas is saying that the New England Patriots are favored by 16 points. When they last played, with Jacoby Brissett playing instead of the suspended Tom Brady, the Houston Texans lost 27-0. It's like the Patriots got a second round bye, right? Don't be so sure.
In the first round of the playoffs, several players from both the Houston Texans and Pittsburgh Steelers helped their respective teams move to the next round. With matchups against tougher opponents, these players have to step up much like they did during Wildcard weekend.