Originally posted on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 10/30/11
As Arian Foster pounded the Jaguars into submission, puttingthe finishing touches on his franchise-record 12th 100-yard game and the Texans'second consecutive victory against an AFC South, it was easy to misremember thegenesis for that moment of inspired determination. During the first quarter on Sunday, when the Jaguars' defensive front madetheir intentions of dominating the line of scrimmage known, the Texans couldhave bailed on their commitment to running the football. They did so threeweeks ago in a loss to the Raiders, opting to have quarterback Matt Schaubthrow the football 30 times in the second half after Oakland stifled theirvaunted ground game prior to intermission. But this time the Texans did not relent. They persevered through earlier gainsfor meager yardage and through negative plays, and then they relished in theirability to chew four minutes and 57 seconds off the clock and add a field goal whenthe Jaguars desperately needed to reclaim possession of the ball. After...
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