Texans Clipped by Cardinals, 27-24

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The Texans were narrowly defeated by the Cardinals, 27-24, in Glendale.

Case Keenum lit up the Cardinals for three scores on 22 of 43 passing for 201 yards and one fumble. Carson Palmer ended up going 20 of 32 with 241 yards passing, two touchdowns, one pick and one fumble for the Cardinals.

Ben Tate gained 56 yards on 15 carries. Andre Johnson was a top performer, snagging five balls for 37 yards with two touchdowns.

The Houston defense allowed 97 yards rushing and 241 passing. They tackled Palmer for a sack.

Cardinals tight end Rob Housler had a big game, putting up 57 receiving yards and one touchdown. Wide receiver Andre Roberts also had a good game with 72 receiving yards and one touchdown.

The Texans are at home to take on the Raiders (3-6) next week while the Cardinals travel to Jacksonville to meet the Jaguars (1-8).


Texans Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B

83

C. Keenum

22

43

201

3

0


Cardinals Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C+

78

C. Palmer

20

32

241

2

1


Texans Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

80

B. Tate

RB

15

56

3.7

0

B

83

C. Keenum

QB

2

13

6.5

0

-

-

D. Johnson

RB

4

7

1.8

0


Cardinals Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

A. Ellington

RB

11

55

5.0

0

D+

69

R. Mendenhall

RB

13

42

3.2

0

-

-

S. Taylor

RB

2

6

3.0

0


Texans Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

D. Hopkins

WR

6

69

11.5

0

A

93

A. Johnson

WR

5

37

7.4

2

C

73

D. Posey

WR

3

34

11.3

0


Cardinals Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B+

89

A. Roberts

WR

5

72

14.4

1

A

94

R. Housler

TE

4

57

14.3

1

C

72

M. Floyd

WR

2

31

15.5

0


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