Houston Texans 13
Baltimore Ravens 20
This is another game that pretty much played out exactly as was predicted. The Ravens play pretty well when at home, while the Texans limped toward the end of the season with three straight losses before pulling out a victory last week against a Bengals team that may have been one of the only other teams in the playoffs with less momentum than the Texans. Going up against a motivated Ravens defense at home, TJ Yates (183 total yards, 0 TDs, 3 INTs) turned back into a rookie free agent pumpkin, throwing three picks and seemingly incapable of moving his team when it mattered most. There is definitely no controversy when Matt Schaub returns next season.
Joe Flacco (175 total yards, 2 TDs) played the role of game manager very well, throwing a few key strikes and not turning the ball over. If Flacco continues to have a chance to be a game manager and not a game winner, the Ravens can beat any team in the league.Andre Johnson (8-111) wa...