Brian Hoyer threw for 205 yards and two touchdowns and Houston's defense stifled Drew Brees to help the Texans to a 24-6 win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
HOUSTON -- The last time the New Orleans Saints didn't score a touchdown, J.J. Watt was a skinny high school kid.On Sunday, Watt was a big part of why the Saints didn't get into the end zone.
Adrian Peterson ran for 158 yards and a pair of touchdowns, Matt Ryan threw two more interceptions, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the slumping Atlanta Falcons 20-10 on Sunday.
J.J. Watt sacks Drew Brees in the third quarter to become the second fastest player to 70 career sacks, and he celebrates by hitting a mock home run in the backfield.
Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes -- two of them to A.J. Green -- and the Cincinnati Bengals ended their brief skid with a 31-7 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
ATLANTA -- For one of the first times this season in a 30-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers last Sunday, circumstances forced the Minnesota Vikings out of the formula they've used all year.