Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/10/12

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 29: Quarterback Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans throws a pass against the Indianapolis Colts on November 29, 2009 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Colts won 35-27. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Matt Schaub Wins Big In Week 1The Recap - After a largely defensive first quarter in which the Miami Dolphins outscored Houston 3-0, the Texans kicked into high-gear and scored 24 unanswered points. Arian Foster, who was questionable to play heading into the contest, scored two touchdowns in less than four minutes. Matt Schaub then completed a 14-yard pass to receiver Andre Johnson to take a commanding 24-3 lead going into halftime.Marcus Thigpen took a kick 72 yards in the third quarter resulting in Miami’s only touchdown of the day. Houston’s Kicker Shane Graham then added two more field goals in the second half.Final score: 30-10 Houston.   The News – The Texans’ organization shook things up and announced they had signed Schaub to a long-term deal immediately following the win over Miami. Many expected the Texans to make a decision on quarterback Matt Schaub at the close of the 2012 season. This was not the case, and is if Schaub needed more reason to celebrate on Sunday afternoo...
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