Schaub making Texans look good

Quarterbacks who take a lot of hits won't last, even if they aren't getting sacked every time, Mike Sando writes.

Originally Published: October 13, 2007
By Mike Sando | ESPN.com

The Houston Texans' running game has been stagnant without Ahman Green. Injuries are preventing the team's best player, receiver Andre Johnson, from playing freely. Veteran center Steve McKinney suffered a season-ending knee injury three weeks into the season.

This is a team with issues, but protecting the quarterback is not one of them. Opponents are hitting Matt Schaub once every 20 pass attempts, giving Houston the lowest rate of any team in the league. It's one of the surprises of ...

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