Found January 01, 2012 on Texans Gab:
Wide receiver Bryant Johnston #89 of the Houston Texans leaps over cornberback Jason McCourty The Texans regular season came to an end Sunday, and while the team will host a playoff game next weekend, there’s some major question marks about the biggest position on the field. The Titans topped the Texans 23-22 at Reliant Stadium, wrapping up their season at 9-7, dropping the Texans to 10-6 and in the third slot in the AFC. The QB spot is the big question mark for the Texans though, as the team Sunday was down to their fourth QB, that being former Panthers and Browns QB Jake Delhomme. T.J. Yates was sacked on Houston’s first snap by Jurrell Casey and Derrick Morgan. He completed passes to Joel Dreessen and James Casey for first downs, before Ben Tate and Derrick Ward started alternating touches for the rest of the drive. Tate plowed into the end zone with 5:15 left in the first quarter, but Yates came off the field favoring his left shoulder and went to the locker room. Kubiak said Ya...
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