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2009 Houston Texans

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9-7-0, Finished 2nd in AFC South Division  · 2009 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.0, Offense: 2.7, Defense: -0.7, SoS: -1.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 388 points (24.2/g), 10th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 333 points (20.8/g), 17th.
 Differential of 55 points (3.4/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 9.4-6.6.

Coach: Gary Kubiak (9-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Kyle Shanahan
 Defensive Coordinator: Frank Bush

Stadium: Reliant Stadium
 Training Camp: Houston Texans Training Facility (Houston, Texas)

Starters

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Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Matt Schaub* 28 5 16 396 for 583, 4,770 yards, 29 td, 15 int, & 48 rushes for 57 yards and 0 td Atlanta Falcons / 3rd / 90th pick / 2004
WR Andre Johnson*+ 28 6 16 101 catches for 1,569 yards, 9 td, & 2 rushes for 10 yards and 0 td Houston Texans / 1st / 3rd pick / 2003
WR Steve Slaton 23 1 10 44 catches for 417 yards, 4 td, & 131 rushes for 437 yards and 3 td Houston Texans / 3rd / 89th pick / 2008
WR Kevin Walter 28 6 14 53 catches for 611 yards, 2 td, & 4 rushes for 26 yards and 0 td New York Giants / 7th / 255th pick / 2003
TE Owen Daniels 27 3 8 40 catches for 519 yards, 5 td Houston Texans / 4th / 98th pick / 2006
TE Joel Dreessen 27 4 11 26 catches for 320 yards, 1 td New York Jets / 6th / 198th pick / 2005
LT Duane Brown 24 1 16 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 1st / 26th pick / 2008
LG Kasey Studdard 25 2 14 Houston Texans / 6th / 183rd pick / 2007
C Chris Myers 28 4 16 Denver Broncos / 6th / 200th pick / 2005
RG Chris White 26 4 8
RT Eric Winston 26 3 16 Houston Texans / 3rd / 66th pick / 2006
 Defensive Starters
LDE Antonio Smith 28 5 15 4.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 135th pick / 2004
LDT Shaun Cody 26 4 13 0.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 37th pick / 2005
RDT Amobi Okoye 22 2 16 1.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Texans / 1st / 10th pick / 2007
RDE Mario Williams* 24 3 16 9.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 1st / 1st pick / 2006
LLB Brian Cushing* 22 Rook 16 4.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Texans / 1st / 15th pick / 2009
MLB DeMeco Ryans* 25 3 16 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2006
RLB Zach Diles 24 2 12 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 7th / 218th pick / 2007
LCB Glover Quin 23 Rook 12 Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009
RCB Dunta Robinson 27 5 16 Houston Texans / 1st / 10th pick / 2004
SS Bernard Pollard 25 3 13 1.5 sacks, 4 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2006
FS Eugene Wilson 29 6 8 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New England Patriots / 2nd / 36th pick / 2003
 Special Teams Starters
K Kris Brown 33 10 0 21 of 32 field goals & 43 of 44 extra points Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 228th pick / 1999
P Matt Turk 41 14 0 67 punts for a 42.8 average, 0 blocked
PR Jacoby Jones 25 2 1 39 punt returns for a 10.9 average and 0 td Houston Texans / 3rd / 73rd pick / 2007
KR Andre' Davis 30 7 1 33 kick returns for a 23.7 average and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 47th pick / 2002

Roster

No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
52 Xavier Adibi 25 16 0 220 6-2 Virginia Tech 10/18/1984 1 1 Houston Texans / 4th / 118th pick / 2008
89 David Anderson 26 TE 16 8 195 5-10 Colorado St. 7/28/1983 3 3 Houston Texans / 7th / 251st pick / 2006
34 Dominique Barber 23 fs 13 6 211 6-0 Minnesota 8/2/1986 1 4 Houston Texans / 6th / 173rd pick / 2008
98 Connor Barwin 23 16 0 253 6-3 Cincinnati 10/15/1986 Rook 2 Houston Texans / 2nd / 46th pick / 2009
32 Fred Bennett 26 db 10 3 196 6-1 South Carolina 12/31/1983 2 2 Houston Texans / 4th / 123rd pick / 2007
57 Kevin Bentley 30 16 0 245 6-1 Northwestern 12/29/1979 7 1 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 101st pick / 2002
Mike Brisiel 26 rg 5 5 310 6-5 Colorado St. 3/14/1983 2 3
22 Chris Brown 28 rb 14 4 219 6-3 Colorado 4/17/1981 6 2 Tennessee Titans / 3rd / 93rd pick / 2003
76 Duane Brown 24 LT 16 16 318 6-4 Virginia Tech 8/30/1985 1 8 Houston Texans / 1st / 26th pick / 2008
3 Kris Brown 33 K 16 0 206 5-11 Nebraska 12/23/1976 10 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 228th pick / 1999
93 Tim Bulman 27 dt 15 1 294 6-3 Boston Col. 10/31/1982 4 2
40 John Busing 26 db 16 4 221 6-2 Miami (OH) 9/1/1983 3 2
Rashad Butler 26 16 0 286 6-5 Miami (FL) 2/10/1983 2 1 Carolina Panthers / 3rd / 89th pick / 2006
Antoine Caldwell 23 c 11 3 307 6-3 Alabama 4/19/1986 Rook 2 Houston Texans / 3rd / 77th pick / 2009
53 Khary Campbell 30 1 0 230 6-3 Bowling Green 4/4/1979 7 0
86 James Casey 25 15 0 235 6-3 Rice 9/22/1984 Rook 1 Houston Texans / 5th / 152nd pick / 2009
95 Shaun Cody 26 LDT 14 13 292 6-4 USC 1/22/1983 4 5 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 37th pick / 2005
56 Brian Cushing* 22 LLB 16 16 243 6-3 USC 1/24/1987 Rook 11 Houston Texans / 1st / 15th pick / 2009
81 Owen Daniels 27 TE 8 8 245 6-3 Wisconsin 11/9/1982 3 5 Houston Texans / 4th / 98th pick / 2006
11 Andre' Davis 30 KR 14 1 195 6-1 Virginia Tech 6/12/1979 7 1 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 47th pick / 2002
54 Zach Diles 24 RLB 16 12 240 6-0 Kansas St. 6/11/1985 2 6 Houston Texans / 7th / 218th pick / 2007
85 Joel Dreessen 27 TE 16 11 260 6-4 Colorado St. 7/26/1982 4 3 New York Jets / 6th / 198th pick / 2005
25 Nick Ferguson 35 db 10 1 201 5-11 Morris Brown,Georgia Tech 11/27/1974 9 1
37 Arian Foster 23 rb 6 1 232 6-0 Tennessee 8/24/1986 Rook 3
5 Rex Grossman 29 1 0 222 6-1 Florida 8/23/1980 6 0 Chicago Bears / 1st / 22nd pick / 2003
87 Anthony Hill 24 5 0 264 6-5 North Carolina St. 1/2/1985 Rook 0 Houston Texans / 4th / 122nd pick / 2009
96 Tim Jamison 23 6 0 263 6-3 Michigan 2/26/1986 Rook 0
80 Andre Johnson*+ 28 WR 16 16 219 6-3 Miami (FL) 7/11/1981 6 14 Houston Texans / 1st / 3rd pick / 2003
12 Jacoby Jones 25 PR 14 1 192 6-3 Lane 7/11/1984 2 5 Houston Texans / 3rd / 73rd pick / 2007
44 Vonta Leach 28 rb 16 4 246 6-0 East Carolina 11/6/1981 5 1
17 Glenn Martinez 28 7 0 183 6-1 Saginaw Valley St. 11/30/1981 4 0
41 Brice McCain 23 db 16 1 185 5-9 Utah 12/10/1986 Rook 1 Houston Texans / 6th / 188th pick / 2009
21 Ryan Moats 27 rb 14 2 210 5-8 Louisiana Tech 12/17/1982 4 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 77th pick / 2005
28 Antwaun Molden 24 4 0 198 6-1 East. Kentucky 1/23/1985 1 0 Houston Texans / 3rd / 79th pick / 2008
55 Chris Myers 28 C 16 16 300 6-5 Miami (FL) 9/15/1981 4 8 Denver Broncos / 6th / 200th pick / 2005
Jesse Nading 24 1 0 258 6-5 Colorado St. 7/3/1985 1 0
Frank Okam 24 3 0 319 6-4 Texas 10/16/1985 1 0 Houston Texans / 5th / 151st pick / 2008
91 Amobi Okoye 22 RDT 16 16 302 6-2 Louisville 6/10/1987 2 7 Houston Texans / 1st / 10th pick / 2007
Bryan Pittman 32 3 0 275 6-3 Washington 1/20/1977 6 0
69 Chester Pitts 30 t 2 2 323 6-4 San Diego St. 6/26/1979 7 1 Houston Texans / 2nd / 50th pick / 2002
31 Bernard Pollard 25 SS 13 13 225 6-2 Purdue 12/23/1984 3 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2006
29 Glover Quin 23 LCB 15 12 201 5-10 New Mexico 1/15/1986 Rook 4 Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009
35 Jacques Reeves 27 lcb 12 5 192 5-11 Purdue 10/8/1982 5 2 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 223rd pick / 2004
66 DelJuan Robinson 25 13 2 303 6-3 Mississippi St. 7/1/1984 1 2
23 Dunta Robinson 27 RCB 16 16 172 5-10 South Carolina 4/11/1982 5 4 Houston Texans / 1st / 10th pick / 2004
26 Brian Russell 31 3 0 204 6-2 San Diego St. 2/5/1978 7 0
59 DeMeco Ryans* 25 MLB 16 16 235 6-1 Alabama 7/28/1984 3 10 Houston Texans / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2006
8 Matt Schaub* 28 QB 16 16 235 6-5 Virginia 6/25/1981 5 15 Atlanta Falcons / 3rd / 90th pick / 2004
20 Steve Slaton 23 WR 11 10 195 5-10 West Virginia 1/4/1986 1 7 Houston Texans / 3rd / 89th pick / 2008
94 Antonio Smith 28 LDE 16 15 274 6-3 Oklahoma St. 10/21/1981 5 7 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 135th pick / 2004
64 Kasey Studdard 25 LG 16 14 299 6-0 Texas 7/1/1984 2 8 Houston Texans / 6th / 183rd pick / 2007
51 Chaun Thompson 29 3 0 250 6-2 West Texas A&M 5/22/1980 6 0 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 52nd pick / 2003
1 Matt Turk 41 P 16 0 243 6-5 Wisc-Whitewater 6/16/1968 14 2
83 Kevin Walter 28 WR 14 14 221 6-3 East. Michigan 8/4/1981 6 5 New York Giants / 7th / 255th pick / 2003
63 Chris White 26 RG 12 8 285 6-2 Southern Miss 2/28/1983 4 5
90 Mario Williams* 24 RDE 16 16 290 6-6 North Carolina St. 1/31/1985 3 10 Houston Texans / 1st / 1st pick / 2006
26 Eugene Wilson 29 FS 8 8 195 5-10 Illinois 8/17/1980 6 3 New England Patriots / 2nd / 36th pick / 2003
73 Eric Winston 26 RT 16 16 305 6-6 Miami (FL) 11/17/1983 3 8 Houston Texans / 3rd / 66th pick / 2006
92 Jeff Zgonina 39 dt 16 2 285 6-2 Purdue 5/24/1970 16 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 185th pick / 1993
Team Total 26.8 16 244.4 6-1.9 3.8