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10-6-0, Finished 1st in AFC South Division  · 2011 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.5, Offense: 1.4, Defense: 3.2, SoS: -1.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 381 points (23.8/g), 10th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 278 points (17.4/g), 4th.
 Differential of 103 points (6.4/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 10.9-5.1.

Coach: Gary Kubiak (10-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Rick Dennison
 Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips

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

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Matt Schaub 30 7 10 178 for 292, 2,479 yards, 15 td, 6 int, & 15 rushes for 9 yards and 2 td Atlanta Falcons / 3rd / 90th pick / 2004
RB Arian Foster* 25 2 13 278 rushes for 1,224 yards, 10 td, & 53 catches for 617 yards and 2 td
WR Jacoby Jones 27 4 10 31 catches for 512 yards, 2 td, & 4 rushes for 17 yards and 0 td Houston Texans / 3rd / 73rd pick / 2007
WR Kevin Walter 30 8 14 39 catches for 474 yards, 3 td New York Giants / 7th / 255th pick / 2003
TE Owen Daniels 29 5 15 54 catches for 677 yards, 3 td Houston Texans / 4th / 98th pick / 2006
TE Joel Dreessen 29 6 10 28 catches for 353 yards, 6 td New York Jets / 6th / 198th pick / 2005
LT Duane Brown 26 3 16 Houston Texans / 1st / 26th pick / 2008
LG Wade Smith 30 8 16 2 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 78th pick / 2003
C Chris Myers* 30 6 16 Denver Broncos / 6th / 200th pick / 2005
RG Mike Brisiel 28 4 13
RT Eric Winston 28 5 16 1 fumble recovered Houston Texans / 3rd / 66th pick / 2006
 Defensive Starters
DE Antonio Smith* 30 7 16 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 135th pick / 2004
DE J.J. Watt 22 Rook 16 Houston Texans / 1st / 11th pick / 2011
DT Shaun Cody 28 6 16 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 37th pick / 2005
LB Connor Barwin 25 2 16 Houston Texans / 2nd / 46th pick / 2009
LB Brian Cushing 24 2 16 Houston Texans / 1st / 15th pick / 2009
LB Brooks Reed 24 Rook 11 Houston Texans / 2nd / 42nd pick / 2011
LB DeMeco Ryans 27 5 16 Houston Texans / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2006
CB Johnathan Joseph* 27 5 15 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 24th pick / 2006
S Danieal Manning 29 5 13 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 2nd / 42nd pick / 2006
DB Kareem Jackson 23 1 13 Houston Texans / 1st / 20th pick / 2010
DB Glover Quin 25 2 16 Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
54 Mister Alexander 23 8 0 227 6-3 Florida St. 6/2/1988 Rook 1
30 Jason Allen 28 cb 16 4 200 6-2 Tennessee 7/5/1983 5 3 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 16th pick / 2006
17 David Anderson 28 2 0 195 5-10 Colorado St. 7/28/1983 5 0 Houston Texans / 7th / 251st pick / 2006
61 Thomas Austin 25 3 0 315 6-3 Clemson 11/14/1986 Rook 0
34 Dominique Barber 25 6 0 211 6-0 Minnesota 8/2/1986 3 0 Houston Texans / 6th / 173rd pick / 2008
98 Connor Barwin 25 LB 16 16 253 6-3 Cincinnati 10/15/1986 2 8 Houston Texans / 2nd / 46th pick / 2009
50 Bryan Braman 24 16 0 230 6-5 West Texas A&M 5/4/1987 Rook 1
65 Mike Brisiel 28 G 13 13 310 6-5 Colorado St. 3/14/1983 4 7
76 Duane Brown 26 LT 16 16 318 6-4 Virginia Tech 8/30/1985 3 13 Houston Texans / 1st / 26th pick / 2008
93 Tim Bulman 29 10 0 294 6-3 Boston Col. 10/31/1982 6 1
78 Rashad Butler 28 2 0 286 6-5 Miami (FL) 2/10/1983 4 0 Carolina Panthers / 3rd / 89th pick / 2006
62 Antoine Caldwell 25 g 5 3 307 6-3 Alabama 4/19/1986 2 2 Houston Texans / 3rd / 77th pick / 2009
86 James Casey 27 fb 14 7 235 6-3 Rice 9/22/1984 2 2 Houston Texans / 5th / 152nd pick / 2009
95 Shaun Cody 28 DT 16 16 292 6-4 USC 1/22/1983 6 8 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 37th pick / 2005
56 Brian Cushing 24 LB 16 16 243 6-3 USC 1/24/1987 2 14 Houston Texans / 1st / 15th pick / 2009
81 Owen Daniels 29 TE 15 15 245 6-3 Wisconsin 11/9/1982 5 6 Houston Texans / 4th / 98th pick / 2006
17 Jake Delhomme 36 1 0 215 6-2 La-Lafayette 1/10/1975 12 1
27 Quintin Demps 26 9 0 203 6-0 Texas-El Paso 6/29/1985 3 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 117th pick / 2008
51 Tim Dobbins 29 15 0 245 6-1 Iowa St. 12/10/1982 5 1 San Diego Chargers / 5th / 151st pick / 2006
85 Joel Dreessen 29 TE 16 10 260 6-4 Colorado St. 7/26/1982 6 3 New York Jets / 6th / 198th pick / 2005
23 Arian Foster* 25 RB 13 13 232 6-0 Tennessee 8/24/1986 2 13
66 Andrew Gardner 25 1 0 304 6-7 Georgia Tech 4/4/1986 2 0 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 181st pick / 2009
88 Garrett Graham 25 7 0 245 6-3 Wisconsin 8/4/1986 1 0 Houston Texans / 4th / 118th pick / 2010
26 Brandon Harris 21 7 0 195 5-11 Miami (FL) 1/24/1990 Rook 0 Houston Texans / 2nd / 60th pick / 2011
2 Brett Hartmann 24 12 0 226 6-2 Central Michigan 8/17/1987 Rook 2
16 Trindon Holliday 25 1 0 162 5-5 LSU 4/27/1986 Rook 0 Houston Texans / 6th / 197th pick / 2010
25 Kareem Jackson 23 CB 15 13 192 5-10 Alabama 4/10/1988 1 5 Houston Texans / 1st / 20th pick / 2010
96 Tim Jamison 25 16 0 263 6-3 Michigan 2/26/1986 2 2
80 Andre Johnson 30 wr 7 7 219 6-3 Miami (FL) 7/11/1981 8 5 Houston Texans / 1st / 3rd pick / 2003
89 Bryant Johnson 30 16 0 214 6-2 Penn St. 3/7/1981 8 1 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 17th pick / 2003
12 Jacoby Jones 27 WR 16 10 192 6-3 Lane 7/11/1984 4 6 Houston Texans / 3rd / 73rd pick / 2007
24 Johnathan Joseph* 27 CB 15 15 185 5-11 South Carolina 4/16/1984 5 13 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 24th pick / 2006
31 Shiloh Keo 24 10 0 223 5-11 Idaho 12/17/1987 Rook 1 Houston Texans / 5th / 144th pick / 2011
11 Matt Leinart 28 qb 2 1 225 6-5 USC 5/11/1983 5 0 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 10th pick / 2006
15 Jeff Maehl 22 3 0 190 6-0 Oregon 3/16/1989 Rook 0
38 Danieal Manning 29 S 13 13 205 6-0 Abilene Christian 8/9/1982 5 5 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 42nd pick / 2006
82 Derrick Mason 37 7 0 190 5-10 Michigan St. 1/17/1974 14 1 Tennessee Oilers / 4th / 98th pick / 1997
21 Brice McCain 25 16 0 185 5-9 Utah 12/10/1986 2 2 Houston Texans / 6th / 188th pick / 2009
22 Sherrick McManis 24 9 0 189 5-11 Northwestern 12/19/1987 1 1 Houston Texans / 5th / 144th pick / 2010
92 Earl Mitchell 24 16 0 289 6-1 Arizona 9/25/1987 1 2 Houston Texans / 3rd / 81st pick / 2010
55 Chris Myers* 30 C 16 16 300 6-5 Miami (FL) 9/15/1981 6 10 Denver Broncos / 6th / 200th pick / 2005
57 Jesse Nading 26 11 0 258 6-5 Colorado St. 7/3/1985 3 1
75 Derek Newton 24 14 0 311 6-5 Arkansas St. 11/16/1987 Rook 1 Houston Texans / 7th / 214th pick / 2011
33 Troy Nolan 25 fs 14 3 206 6-1 Arizona St. 9/7/1986 2 2 Houston Texans / 7th / 223rd pick / 2009
27 Chris Ogbonnaya 25 2 0 220 6-0 Texas 5/20/1986 2 0 St. Louis Rams / 7th / 211th pick / 2009
29 Glover Quin 25 DB 16 16 201 5-10 New Mexico 1/15/1986 2 6 Houston Texans / 4th / 112th pick / 2009
4 Neil Rackers 35 16 0 205 6-0 Illinois 8/16/1976 11 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 169th pick / 2000
58 Brooks Reed 24 LB 16 11 255 6-3 Arizona 2/28/1987 Rook 7 Houston Texans / 2nd / 42nd pick / 2011
59 DeMeco Ryans 27 LB 16 16 235 6-1 Alabama 7/28/1984 5 8 Houston Texans / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2006
8 Matt Schaub 30 QB 10 10 235 6-5 Virginia 6/25/1981 7 9 Atlanta Falcons / 3rd / 90th pick / 2004
51 Darryl Sharpton 23 8 0 229 6-0 Miami (FL) 1/1/1988 1 1 Houston Texans / 4th / 102nd pick / 2010
20 Steve Slaton 25 3 0 195 5-10 West Virginia 1/4/1986 3 0 Houston Texans / 3rd / 89th pick / 2008
94 Antonio Smith* 30 DE 16 16 274 6-3 Oklahoma St. 10/21/1981 7 11 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 135th pick / 2004
74 Wade Smith 30 G 16 16 300 6-4 Memphis 4/26/1981 8 8 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 78th pick / 2003
44 Ben Tate 23 rb 15 2 214 5-11 Auburn 8/21/1988 Rook 7 Houston Texans / 2nd / 58th pick / 2010
1 Matt Turk 43 4 0 243 6-5 Wisc-Whitewater 6/16/1968 16 0
47 Lawrence Vickers 28 fb 14 1 240 6-0 Colorado 5/8/1983 5 0 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 180th pick / 2006
83 Kevin Walter 30 WR 15 14 221 6-3 East. Michigan 8/4/1981 8 4 New York Giants / 7th / 255th pick / 2003
32 Derrick Ward 31 rb 12 1 233 5-11 Fresno St.,Ottawa (KS) 8/30/1980 7 1 New York Giants / 7th / 235th pick / 2004
99 J.J. Watt 22 DE 16 16 290 6-6 Central Michigan,Wisconsin 3/22/1989 Rook 10 Houston Texans / 1st / 11th pick / 2011
46 Jon Weeks 25 16 0 255 5-10 Baylor 2/17/1986 1 1
90 Mario Williams 26 lb 5 5 290 6-6 North Carolina St. 1/31/1985 5 3 Houston Texans / 1st / 1st pick / 2006
73 Eric Winston 28 RT 16 16 305 6-6 Miami (FL) 11/17/1983 5 8 Houston Texans / 3rd / 66th pick / 2006
13 T.J. Yates 24 qb 6 5 210 6-2 North Carolina 5/28/1987 Rook 3 Houston Texans / 5th / 152nd pick / 2011
Team Total 26.7 16 239.8 6-1.8 3.4