Found December 26, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
Much like the other number one seed, the Atlanta Falcons, the Houston Texans are pretty much an afterthought to the national pundits as far as contenders to play for the Lombardi Trophy in early February go. And after the way the last month has went for them, there certainly is sound logic for why that won’t happen. In the best season in the history of their franchise, Houston busted through the gate with the best record in the NFL for the majority of the season. In fact, sitting at 12-3 with one game left to play is hardly a reason to feel disheartened. But things feel like the other shoe is beginning to dropping two of their last three by a combined 45 points. Earlier in the season, Houston was called the most balanced team in the league by most analysts out there. They could run, they could pass and they could hit you in the mouth on defense. But ever since the injury to team captain and all-pro linebacker Brian Cushing, the once stout Houston defense has fallen further and furt...
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