By Dale Robertson
8:00 AM EDT, September 21, 2013
Through two games, it has been a beast-or-famine season for the Texans' defense.
Mostly, the Texans have been impenetrable. The Chargers didn't make a first down on any of their final five possessions (only to go off for 539 yards against the Eagles this past Sunday). The Titans went three-and-out four consecutive times in the third quarter against the Texans, then suffered the indignity of a two-and-out to start the fourth quarter when Joe Mays dumped Chris Johnson for a safety.
"I don't know if you can have more than 10 three-and-outs in a game," defensive coordinator Wade Phillips said. "Any time you have 10 drives where (the opponent doesn't) make a first down, you're playing tremendously well."
And indeed the Texans are. Except when they aren't.
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