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Texans Advance to Face the Patriots

Posted on · The Texans wil take on the New England Patriots in the second round of the AFC playoffs after defeating the Oakland  Raiders in a Wild Card playoff game at NRG Stadium on Saturday. And the Rockets continued their winning ways on the road and at home We discuss the game and other developments in Houston […]

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What Went Wrong in Texans’ 30-0 Playoff Ousting?

Posted on · The Houston Texans failed to score a single point in their AFC Wild Card game against Kansas City Saturday. We review the 30-0 walloping, and what it signals for next season, with Jeff Balke. He writes for Houstonia Magazine and the Houston Press, and joins us on Mondays to discuss developments in Houston sports. We also […]

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Texans Clinch AFC South & Host Kansas City in Wild Card Round

Posted on · The Texans defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 30-6 at home Sunday (Jan. 3, 2016). That means the Texans claim the AFC South title and will host a playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday afternoon (Jan. 9, 2016). And the Rockets have struggled their last few games as they head into tonight’s game with the […]

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Sports Monday: Rockets Freeze the Heat and a Controversial Non-Call Helps the Cowboys

Posted on · The Houston Rockets thumped the Miami Heat Saturday 115-to-79, continuing a recent win-one, lose-one trend for the Rockets, who hit the road this week for challenging games against the Bulls, and Cavs, followed by what should be a gimme against the Knicks. And it was a busy weekend in the NFL playoffs, which included a controversial […]