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6-5, 1st in AFC South
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Houston is gunning for Top 10

We know you were missing that unforgivable Houston D. Now with J.J. Watt back in his groove, it's safe to say it's returned. The Texans take the second biggest leap in the ranks, moving to No. 11. NFL Power Rankings

Top TEs to target on waiver wire (1:47)
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Battle for supremacy in the AFC South

Week 15 will feature a fight between the two current kings of the AFC South: Houston and Indianapolis. The Colts currently have a 70.1 percent shot at winning the South, according to ESPN's FPI. Games that will decide the season

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The Buzz: Simone Biles honored by Texans

The Houston Texans honored gymnastics all-around world champion Simone Biles on Sunday during their game against the New Orleans Saints, and needless to say, she made quite an impression.

NFL Power Rankings: Watch out for the AFC South (1:24)
Texans starting to string together wins (0:54)
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Houston, we have a defense

On the back of their stingy defense, the Texans have turned their season around with a four-game win streak. Houston's defense has ranked first in PPG, YPG, pass TDs and sacks per game since Week 8.

Stugotz's Weekly Game Notes (2:43)

Will Houston cruise into the postseason?

The Texans are certainly one of the leagues hottest teams with four consecutive wins. They hold tiebreakers in the wild-card race over the Jets and Steelers to stake their claim to this spot at the moment. Playoff picture

J.J. Watt, Kai Forbath earn game balls for Texans and Saints (1:24)
What's wrong with the Saints? (1:48)

J.J. Watt continues to impress

He was a big part of why the Saints didn't get into the end zone for the first time in 156 games. Watt had two sacks and seven hits on Saints quarterback Drew Brees. He had five tackles, including two for losses. Game balls

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Saints can't get much cooking in Houston

Brandin Cooks was able to haul in this pass in front of Johnathan Joseph, but the Saints have managed just six points so far against the Texans. Check out all of the photos from today's NFL action. Best photos of Week 12


Watt doing work vs. Saints

Stop us if you've heard this before: J.J. Watt is dominating. With two sacks today against New Orleans, Watt has a league-best 13.5 on the season. Texans lead 24-6. Follow live

Team Stats

Passing Yards260.2Tied-12th
Rushing Yards97.719th
Points For21.123rd
Points Against21.3Tied-13th

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