Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Houston @ Cincinnati   These are two teams going in opposite directions currently, as the Texans continue to push forward with wins even though they lost their top two quarterbacks due to injury.  TJ Yates actually looked like a serviceable veteran rather than a third string rookie, as he made a few timely throws and kept on handing off to Arian Foster, which is all you have to do with this incarnation of the Texans.  For Andy Dalton and the Bengals, they’ve lost 3 of their last 4 during what’s been the toughest stretch of their schedule, exposing the fact that while they’ve much better than last year, they still have some work to do in order to be serious contenders. Both squads will try to rely mostly on their running games, the short passing game, and their defenses to carry the day.  The Texans and Bengals both have stout defenses (ranked 2nd and 6th respectively) and have excelled in the short passing game; the big difference in this game will come down to Arian Foster vs. C...
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