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Buffalo Football Report Thursday Preview: Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans

Stats, news and notes on Sunday's Bills vs. Texans game.

Houston Texans (6-5) at Buffalo Bills (5-6)

KICKOFF: 1:00 PM

LAST REGULAR-SEASON GAME: 9/28/14: Texans 23 - Bills 17. J.J. Watt’s 80 yard interception for a touchdown helped Houston get past Buffalo.

REFEREE: Tony Corrente

TEXANS NOTES: Brian Hoyer has thrown at least two touchdowns in six of his eight games played this season… Alfred Blue has been held to under four yards per carry in six of his last seven games…. DeAndre Hopkins has more receiving yards (1,081) than Sammy Watkins and Charles Clay combined (979)… J.J. Watt’s 13.5 sacks is only 2.5 less than Buffalo’s total sack total this season… Whitney Mercilus has 6.5 sacks in the last six games.

BILLS NOTES:  Tyrod Taylor only has one game this season where he didn’t throw a touchdown pass… LeSean McCoy has 502 total yards in the last four games for Buffalo… Sammy Watkins saw a season-high 10 targets against the Chiefs… Buffalo’s defense is 30th in sacks… Ronald Darby is tied for first in the NFL in passes defensed (19)… Stephon Gilmore is third in the NFL in passes defensed (18).

 

Series

                              Bills

Texans

Series Leader

4-3

Streaks

Have won past three games

Coaches Record vs. Opponent

2-1

1-0

Last Week

L 30-22 at Kansas City Chiefs

W  24-6 vs. New Orleans Saints

Passing

Taylor: 165-250-1960-14-4 (101.8 RTG)

Hoyer: 162-264-1909-15-5 (94.4 RTG)

Rushing

McCoy: 152-680-3

Blue: 123-430-2

Receiving

Clay: 46-453-2

Hopkins: 81-1081-9

Offense

3818 yards

3,937 yards

Take/Give

+3

0

Defense

3,915 yards

3,598 yards

Sack Leader

Mario Williams (3), Jerry Hughes (3)

J.J. Watt (13.5)

INT Leader

Stephon Gilmore (3)

Andre Hal (3)

 


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