Originally posted on Texans Gab  |  Last updated 11/25/11

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 16: Quarterback Matt Leinart #7 of the Arizona Cardinals gestures as he awaits the snap against the New Orleans Saints during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Louisana Superdome on January 16, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
WHEN THE TEXANS HAVE THE BALL Leinart will make his first start since November of 2009 with the Cardinals. The Texans are tied with Oakland and Minnesota with an NFL-best 13 rushing touchdowns in 2011, and Foster leads the NFL with 148.1 yards from scrimmage per game this season. He also is the first running back to have three 100-yard receiving games in a season since Richie Anderson in 2000. In his past four games, Foster is averaging 108.8 rushing yards and aims for a fifth consecutive game with at least one touchdown on the ground. The 2010 NFL rushing champion has totaled 292 rushing yards in his past two games against Jacksonville, an average of 146 per game. Backup running back Ben Tate is averaging 5.6 yards per carry as Foster’s understudy, while Johnson needs two receptions to reach 700 in the second-fewest games (120) in NFL history, behind only Marvin Harrisons 114. Johnson had nine receptions for 146 yards (16.2-yard average) with a touchdown in his last game against t...
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