Houston at Miami Week 2 NFL Capsule

HOUSTON TEXANS (1-0) AT MIAMI DOLPHINS (0-1)

SERIES

TEXANS DOLPHINS
SERIES LEADER 5-0  
STREAKS 5-0  
COACHES VS. OPP. Kubiak: 4-0 Sparano: 0-2
LAST WEEK W 34-7 vs. Colts L 38-24 vs. Patriots
LAST GAME 12/27/09: Texans 27 at Dolphins 20. Houston scores 27 unanswered points in 1st half  & QB Matt Schaub passes for 286 yards & 2 TDs.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/27/09
BROADCAST CBS (4:15 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts. Westwood One Radio: Howard David, Tony Boselli. SIRIUS: 112 (Hou.), 85 (Mia.). XM: 234 (Mia.).

 

STATS

PASSING Schaub: 17-24-220-1-2-78.5 Henne: 30-49-416 (2C)-2-1-93.6
RUSHING Tate: 24-116 (3C)-4.8-1 (T1L) Henne (QB): 7-59-8.4-1 (T1L)
RECEIVING A. Johnson: 7-95-13.6-1 Bush (RB): 9 (T1L)-56-6.2-1
OFFENSE 384.0 488.0 (2L)
TAKE/GIVE -1 0
DEFENSE 236.0 (3C) 622.0
SACKS Williams: 2 (T2L) Wake: 1
INTs Odrick: 1
PUNTING Hartmann (R): 44.5 B. Fields: 51.2
KICKING Rackers: 10 (T3C) (4/4 PAT; 2/2 FG) Carpenter: 6 (3/3 PAT; 1/1 FG)

NOTES

TEXANS: Have 16-1 (.941) record under head coach GARY KUBIAK when club scores 30+ points…Hou. averages 23.2 points per game vs. Mia…QB MATT SCHAUB (1,221) needs 23 completions to surpass DAVID CARR (1,243) for most completions in Texans history. Houston has 7-3 record on road when Schaub has 100+ passer rating…In only meeting vs. Mia. (12/27/09), RB ARIAN FOSTER rushed for 97 yards with TD…RB BEN TATE rushed for 116 yards with TD in NFL debut last week…Miami native WR ANDRE JOHNSON averages 106.5 rec. yards per game against Dolphins (4 games)…In past 2 vs. Mia., TE OWEN DANIELS is averaging 83.0 rec. yards per game (166 total). Daniels (2,984) needs 16 rec. yards to reach 3,000 career…LB MARIO WILLIAMS has 4.5 sacks in 4 career games vs. Mia. Williams had 2 sacks & FF last week. DE ANTONIO SMITH had sack & FF vs. Colts…Rookie DE J.J. WATT (1st round, No.11) had FR in NFL debut vs. Ind…With 79-yard PR-TD last week, WR-PR JACOBY JONES posted franchise-record 4th career kick-return TD (3 PR, 1 KR) last week…DOLPHINS: QB CHAD HENNE (416 passing, 59 rushing vs. NE) became 4th QB in NFL history w/ 400+ pass yards & 50+ rush yards in same game (HOFers STEVE YOUNG & BOBBY LAYNE, MATT CASSEL) last week. In only meeting vs. Hou. (12/27/09), Henne passed for 322 yards…RB REGGIE BUSH totaled 94 yards (56 rec., 38 rushing) in Dolphins debut. RB LARRY JOHNSON averages 5.0 rush yards per carry vs. Hou (54 att., 272 yards). RB LEX HILLIARD had career-highs in rec. (9) & rec. yards (74) in last game vs. Hou…In only mtg. vs. Hou. (w/ Den. on 12/13/07), WR BRANDON MARSHALL posted 11 rec. for 107 yards. Marshall (139 yards) recorded 15th career 100-yard rec. game last week. TE ANTHONY FASANO had 82 rec. yards vs. NE, 3rd-most in career (107 on 11/14/10; 84 on 9/7/08). Since 2010, LB CAMERON WAKE has 15 sacks, tied for 3rd-most in NFL (DE MARCUS WARE, 17.5)…LB JASON TAYLOR has 4 sacks in past 4 vs. Hou…DT JARED ODRICK had 1st career INT last week.


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