Thus far, Texans 101 has analyzed the first half of the Houston Texans upcoming schedule for the 2012 season. Through eight games, we see the Texans at 7-1, their lone loss coming at home to the Green Bay Packers while taking down the Baltimore Ravens, Denver Broncos, and New York Jets. Following five home games in their first eight, the third quarter of games for the Texans features a much more daunting task, playing three of the four games from weeks 10-13 on the road in generally unfriendly confines. The Texans third quarter schedule looks like this:
Week 10: @ Chicago Bears – Sun. 11/11, 7:20 PM CST
Week 11: Jacksonville Jaguars – Sun. 11/18, 12:00 PM CST
Week 12: @ Detroit Lions – Thurs. 11/22, 11:30 AM CST
Week 13: @ Tennessee Titans – Sun. 12/2, 12:00 PM CST
The difficulty level among these teams remains relatively high coming off the tough contests in the second quarter. The aforementioned road-heavy schedule presents the Texans with an added challenge against four...