Texans Control Their Own Destiny

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  1. Colt45

    Colt45 Member

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    It looks like the Seahawks will hold on to beat the Steelers which will leave Pittsburgh tied with Indy, Houston, KC and the Jets for the two wild card spots.

    Indy is in as the AFC South leader and KC gets the first wildcard as they beat the Texans H2H. As of today, the Texans are the second wildcard as they beat the Jets H2H and they have a better conference records than Pittsburgh.

    So, forget having other teams do their dirty work. The Texans just win and they're in. Of course, winning out means they win the AFC South anyway.
     
  2. rawbrah

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    So much for having a weak division

    After the steelers loss, we about to have TWO AFC-S teams in the playoffs picture!
     
  3. rawbrah

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    I think KC gets in.

    Andy Reid has them playing their asses off and their remaining schedule has NO teams with a current winning records

    Pittsburgh remaining:
    Indy
    Cincy
    Den
    Bal
    Cle


    I've been assuming our only way in was to win the AFC-S and never even considered a wildcard spot. But surprisingly, we're slotted at 7th place, and Pitts have a tough road ahead.

    Now the question becomes, do we root for Indy or Pitts next week??
     
  4. Nimo

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    If you can control it, it is not destiny. :)
     
  5. Mr. Clutch

    Mr. Clutch Contributing Member

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    Toughest games:
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    @ Indy
    @ Buffalo
     
  6. Phillyrocket

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    Gotta exorcise that Colts in their house demon.
     
  7. whag00

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    So now the question is does 9-7 get them in.
     
  8. mick fry

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    Can't you say that about 90% of the league, if you win out you're in?
     
  9. Mr. Clutch

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    Not at this point in the season
     
  10. No Worries

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    The winner of the @Indy game might decide who wins the division.

    Treat it like a playoff game.
     
  11. Rockets Pride

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    Indy just won't die
     
  12. DrNuegebauer

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    Insane to think we could win the division. 4 weeks ago we were thinking #1 draft pick
     
  13. RasaqBoi

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    Gronk looks to be done for the year...............

    AFC just got a lot more interesting now.
     
  14. Nimo

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    Not sure who was thinking #1 draft pick but it was way too early and the Texans were only like 2 games from the Colts.
     
  15. Fulgore

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    If you tell me the Pats are done then I definitely have to go with Denver. Looks like they found another good qb to go along with that defense. Will be tough to beat
     
  16. tehG l i d e

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    Big Ben might be out against the Colts with a concussion. They catch another break possibly.
     
  17. showa13

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    If we do make it we need to put ourselves in position to play the bengals
     
  18. Montaro

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    I never want to see "the only tough/bad/good games" again. The Rockets can attest to this. Everyone in the NFL can beat them.
     
  19. Houstunna

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    The turn around has been great. Colts losing always best serves the Texans. Remember, we still pretty much have to win @INDY to take the division... something we all know has never happened. That game effects the division and conference record. Losing that game also puts us behind multiple teams in the loss column. We need Indy to lose whenever possible. Damn Falcons couldn't beat them.. smh.
     
  20. conquistador#11

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    wishful scenario:

    i have pitt going 3-2 beating indy.
    the colts going 3-2 losing to us and Pitt
    KC going 3-2 losing twice to baby carr.
     
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