0-1
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Team 1 2 3 4
HOU 0 0 0 0
ARI 17 3 0 12
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Game Story

A perfect start for Carson Palmer and, even if it's just preseason, an impressive opener for the Arizona Cardinals. Palmer was 5 for 5 for 84 yards and a touchdown in his lone series and the Cardinals went on to rout the Texans 32-0 on Saturday night. ''Really, really great to just see us come out...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
10:37
TD
Carson Palmer passed to Larry Fitzgerald down the middle for 7 yard gain (Chandler Catanzaro made PAT)
HOU 0 - ARI 7
3:50
TD
Drew Stanton passed to Jaron Brown down the middle for 5 yard gain (Chandler Catanzaro made PAT)
HOU 0 - ARI 14
1:35
FG
Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 32-yard field goal
HOU 0 - ARI 17
2nd Quarter
1:20
FG
Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 28-yard field goal
HOU 0 - ARI 20
3rd
None
4th Quarter
12:28
FG
Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 25-yard field goal
HOU 0 - ARI 23
1:53
TD
Logan Thomas passed to Dan Buckner down the middle for 12 yard gain (Chandler Catanzaro made PAT)
HOU 0 - ARI 30
1:28
SA
Tom Savage sacked for a safety
HOU 0 - ARI 32

Game Leaders

Passing

Houston

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Ryan Fitzpatrick 6 14 55 42.9 3.9 0 0 0 2 14.6 0
Case Keenum 3 5 29 60.0 5.8 0 0 0 0 76.3 0
Tom Savage 2 3 14 66.7 4.7 2 16 0 0 77.1 0

Arizona

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew Stanton 11 17 152 64.7 8.9 0 0 1 0 112.9 0
Logan Thomas 11 12 113 91.7 9.4 2 16 1 0 133.7 0
Carson Palmer 5 5 84 100.0 16.8 1 7 1 0 158.3 0

Rushing

Houston

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Jonathan Grimes 10 39 3.9 8 0 0
Alfred Blue 5 30 6.0 14 0 0
Ryan Fitzpatrick 1 23 23.0 23 0 0
Dennis Johnson 1 -2 -2.0 -2 0 0

Arizona

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Zach Bauman 7 29 4.1 13 0 0
Jalen Parmele 7 16 2.3 5 0 0
Stepfan Taylor 9 9 1.0 6 0 0
Logan Thomas 5 8 1.6 7 0 0
Jonathan Dwyer 4 7 1.8 4 0 0
Andre Ellington 2 7 3.5 6 0 0
Damien Thigpen 2 6 3.0 3 0 0
Drew Stanton 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0

Receiving

Houston

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Mike Thomas 4 5 40 10.0 24 0 0
EZ Nwachukwu 1 1 15 15.0 15 0 0
Alfred Blue 2 2 14 7.0 11 0 0
DeVier Posey 1 2 9 9.0 9 0 0
Lacoltan Bester 1 1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Keshawn Martin 1 3 6 6.0 6 0 0
Dennis Johnson 1 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Garrett Graham 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Ryan Griffin 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
C.J. Fiedorowicz 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Arizona

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
John Brown 5 5 87 17.4 25 0 0
Walt Powell 3 3 74 24.7 45 0 0
Brittan Golden 7 7 45 6.4 10 0 0
Rob Housler 1 1 38 38.0 38 0 0
Kevin Ozier 1 1 21 21.0 21 0 0
Dan Buckner 2 2 16 8.0 12 1 0
Andre Hardy 1 1 15 15.0 15 0 0
Jaron Brown 2 2 15 7.5 10 1 0
Darren Fells 1 1 14 14.0 14 0 0
Larry Fitzgerald 2 2 11 5.5 7 1 0
Stepfan Taylor 1 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Robert Hughes 1 1 2 2.0 2 0 0

Kicking

Houston

None

Arizona

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Chandler Catanzaro 3 3 3 3 32 100.0 12

Punting

Houston

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Shane Lechler 3 49.0 1 0
Chris Boswell 3 47.3 0 0

Arizona

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Dave Zastudil 2 47.5 2 0

Returns

Houston

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Joe Adams 3 66 22.0 28 0 1 7 7.0 7 0
Keshawn Martin 1 24 24.0 24 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Dennis Johnson 1 19 19.0 19 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Arizona

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Brittan Golden 1 15 15.0 15 0 3 17 5.7 13 0
Reggie Dunn 1 14 14.0 14 0 1 3 3.0 3 0

Defense

Houston

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Elbert Mack 5 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Brian Cushing 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Thomas 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Clemons 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tim Jamison 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kendrick Lewis 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ricardo Mathews 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
J.J. Watt 1 0 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Brooks Reed 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Harris 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shiloh Keo 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Mohamed 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerrell Powe 1 2 1.0 6 0 0 0 0
Jeff Tarpinian 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Victorian 8 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
DeVier Posey 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jared Crick 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Pleasant 2 1 1.0 10 0 0 0 0
David Hunter 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keith Browner 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
D.J. Swearinger 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Hazel 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alec Lemon 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Justin Tuggle 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
A.J. Bouye 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jawanza Starling 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jadeveon Clowney 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeoffrey Pagan 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alfred Blue 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Hal 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Ankrah 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Austin Brown 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Max Bullough 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Williams 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Young 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Arizona

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Lorenzo Alexander 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Antonio Cromartie 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 5 0
Frostee Rucker 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Calais Campbell 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerraud Powers 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Curtis Taylor 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Benard 1 1 0.0 0 1 1 2 0
Keenan Clayton 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Adrian Tracy 1 1 0.5 4 0 0 0 0
Bryan McCann 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Teddy Williams 1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
JoJo Dickson 1 0 1.0 8 0 0 0 0
Justin Bethel 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brittan Golden 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Whitley 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Minter 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Alex Okafor 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny Demens 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Orhian Johnson 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Deone Bucannon 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kareem Martin 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Stinson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Walt Powell 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Legree 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Brown 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Derrell Johnson 0 1 0.5 4 0 0 0 0
Glenn Carson 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Sermons 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0