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Texans at Cowboys NFL Week Five Capsule

HOUSTON TEXANS (3-1) AT DALLAS COWBOYS (3-1)

SERIES

TEXANS COWBOYS
SERIES LEADER 2-1
STREAKS Past 2
COACHES VS. OPP. O’Brien: 0-0 Garrett: 0-0
LAST WEEK W 23-17 vs. Bills W 38-17 vs. Saints
LAST GAME 9/26/10: Cowboys 27 at Texans 13. Dallas WR Roy Williams catches 5 passes for 117 yards & 2 TDs. Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware records 3 sacks.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/15/06: Cowboys 34, Texans 6. Dallas WR Terrell Owens has 3 TD receptions & RB Julius Jones has 22 carries for 106 yards.
BROADCAST CBS (12:00 PM CT): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts, Jenny Dell (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 93 (Hou.), 137 (Dal.). XM: 231 (Dal.).

STATS

PASSING Fitzpatrick: 73-112-902-5-5-86.2 Romo: 82-118-936-7-4-98.7
RUSHING Foster: 63-247-3.9-1 Murray: 99-534 (1L)-5.4-5 (1L)
RECEIVING
  1. Johnson: 22-262-11.9-0
Bryant: 23-291-12.7-3
OFFENSE 340.0 383.8
TAKE/GIVE +2 +1
DEFENSE 367.8 379.8
SACKS Watt: 2 Melton: 1.5
INTs 4 tied: 1 5 tied: 1
PUNTING Lechler: 47.8 (T2C) Jones: 47.6
KICKING Bullock: 33 (9/9 PAT; 8/9 FG) Bailey: 37 (2C) (13/13 PAT, 8/8 FG)

NOTES

TEXANS: QB RYAN FITZPATRICK passed for 268 yards last week & aims for 3rd in row with 250+…RB ARIAN FOSTER rushed for 106 yards in only career meeting. Since 2010, leads AFC with 5,053 rush yards. Last week, led team with 7 rec. for 55 yards…For career, WR ANDRE JOHNSON averages 6 catches per game, best in NFL history (min. 100 games). Johnson (949) needs 3 rec. to surpass HOFer ANDRE REED (951) for No. 11 all-time. Needs 77 rec. yards to become 15th player in history to reach 13,000. WR DE ANDRE HOPKINS had 35-yard TD catch last week. Aims for 5th in row with TD or 100+ rec. yards. Has 3 TD catches in 2014, tied for 3rd among AFC WRs…DE J.J. WATT had 80-yard INT-TD vs. Buf. & is only player in history with 35+ sacks (38.5), INT-TD & TD catch in 1st 4 seasons. Aims for 4th in row with sack vs. NFC. Since 2012, leads NFL with 33 sacks. DE JARED CRICK had 1.5 sacks last week, 1st of career. LB BRIAN CUSHING leads team with 37 tackles. CB DARYL MORRIS posted 1st career INT vs. Buf…COWBOYS: Won 500th game (incl. playoffs) last week…QB TONY ROMO has won only start vs. Hou. & had 127.6 rating. In past 6 vs. AFC, has completed 154 of 218 (70.6 pct.) for 1,792 yards with 12 TDs vs. 1 INT for 111.6 rating. Had 137.4 rating last week with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs…RB DE MARCO MURRAY leads NFL with 534 rush yards & 5 rush TDs. Is 1 of 4 in NFL history with 100+ rush yards & 1+ rush TD in each of team’s 1st 4 games. Has 5 rush TDs in past 3 vs. AFC. Has 10 rush TDs in past 9 at home…WR DEZ BRYANT aims for 10th game in row vs. AFC with TD catch. In past 9 vs. AFC, has 12 rec. TDs & 876 rec. yards (97.3 per game). Has 26 rec. TDs in past 28. Since 2011, has 37 rec. TDs, most by NFL WR. Since 2007, TE JASON WITTEN has 642 catches & 7,117 yards, both are most by TE. Is 2nd all-time in rec. (894) by NFL TE. WR TERRANCE WILLIAMS had 2 TDs last week…LB JUSTIN DURANT had INT & FF last week. DT HENRY MELTON had sack in Week 4. LB BRUCE CARTER leads team with 24 tackles. S BARRY CHURCH is 2nd with 22.


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