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L 17-27
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W 27-23
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Watson growing in Texans offense

(TSX / STATS) -- HOUSTON -- Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson kept looking to his right for an opening in the red zone. However, that area of the field was effectively cut off by New England Patriots defensive end Kony Ealy.

So, the Texans' rookie changed his plan on the fly. He cut sharply up the middle and scampered into the end zone for a 2-yard touchdown run, his second rushing score through two preseason games.

It was the best moment for the first-round draft pick from Clemson during an up-and-down game against the Patriots.

AFC South Division
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Indianapolis 000-
Jacksonville 000-
Tennessee 000-
Full Standings
Pass Yds: B. Osweiler2957
Pass TDs: B. Osweiler15
Rush Yds: L. Miller1073
Rush TDs: L. Miller5
Rec Yds: D. Hopkins954
Rec TDs: C. Fiedorowicz4
Int: Q. Demps6
Sacks: W. Mercilus7.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 5035 (29)
Passing Yards: 3418 (29)
Rushing Yards: 1859 (8)
Points per game: 17.4 (28)
Yards per game: 314.7 (29)
Touchdowns: 23 (31)
Field Goals: 35 (2)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 4821 (1)
Passing Yards: 3424 (2)
Rushing Yards: 1595 (12)
Points per game: 20.5 (11)
Yards per game: 301.3 (1)
Touchdowns: 33 (6)
Field Goals: 25 (10)
Date Player Transactions
8/21 D. White cut
8/21 D. White off IR groin
8/15 D. White on IR groin
8/14 G. Hopper signed
8/11 B. Ellington signed
8/8 T. Poole cut
8/7 Z. Conque cut
8/7 T. Poole acquired from waiver
8/7 M. Leak signed
8/3 T. Daniel cut
Date Player Status
8/15 D. White groin (IR)
8/2 D. Gray torn ACL (IR)
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