Originally written on Toro Times  |  Last updated 12/12/11
For the Houston Texans today was a day in which the number 13 was a lucky number. For those of you who have not heard yet, the Texans are the AFC South champions…yeah, it is true, stop pinching yourself. However, I bet you did not know that the number 13 weaved itself into today’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals in a number of ways! T.J. Yates If you are not familiar with the name T.J. Yates, you had better familiarize yourself with this kid. What he has done is nothing short of amazing. QB T.J. Yates Forced to take over the Texans late in the season, due to injuries to both Matt Schaub and Matt Leinart, Yates had a big task ahead of him. Here he was, a fifth-round draft pick, third on the QB depth chart, taking over a red-hot 8-3 Texans team. This is like going from a white-collared mail jockey to office manager in a day, from bag boy to store manager, from obscurity to top-dog and all in one fail swoop.  … [visit site to read more] Houston Texans Follow the Lucky Number 13 -...
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