The Houston Texans, the NFL's 32nd franchise, played their first game in NRG Stadium on Sept. 8, 2002. The Texans become the first NFL team in 41 years to win their expansion debut, stunning the Dallas Cowboys 19-10 before 69,604 fans.
Coached by Bill O'Brien, the Texans showcase some of the best players each season. Defensive End JJ Watt is one of the most revered active football players in the NFL. The pro bowler adds excitement to every play he is a part of.
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