Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 10/8/13

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 29: Quarterback Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans throws a pass against the Indianapolis Colts on November 29, 2009 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Colts won 35-27. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Late in Sunday night’s game between the Houston Texans and the San Francisco 49ers, Texans head coach Gary Kubiak pulled the plug on quarterback Matt Schaub’s three interception performance. Although T.J. Yates saw some playing time, it wasn’t a permanent move. Still, it’s no surprise that quarterback controversy is creeping into Houston. Following three straight losses, it’s hard to defend Matt Schaub. While there’s been a pair of blowout losses in that streak, it’s week four’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks that stings the most and looks the worst. In that game, the Texans gave away a big lead, losing in overtime after Schaub gave the Seahawks a free touchdown late in the game with an interception. At the beginning of the year, it would have been unthinkable to see such a scenario unfold in Houston, but with the Colts and Titans now ahead of Houston in the divisional standings, Gary Kubiak must make a decision soon in regard to Matt Schaub. By benching Schaub, the Texans would e...
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