Strong play in all phases helped the Texans score 50 points for the first time in franchise history.The Texans undoubtedly will be buoyed by such a dismissive dismantling of a divisional rival and take huge confidence forward.
Oct 1, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) passes the ball during the first quarter against the Tennessee Titans at NRG Stadium.
Mandatory Credit: Shanna Lockwood-USA TODAY Sports The 57-14 win was led by Deshaun Watson’s five total touchdowns while the defense forced five turnovers in a dominant all-around performance.
In this game, he was in early in a rotational role but got more playing time as the game went on and the Texans lead expanded.
In the fourth quarter, Cole was in coverage over the middle when an errant Matt Cassel pass went right to him.
Here are four quick takeaways from the awesome victory: Deshaun Watson looked like a franchise quarterback Deshaun Watson’s strong performance against the Patriots last week got many an analyst talking, but he followed it up with an even more impressive performance against the Titans, equaling a record in the process.
Accounting for five total touchdowns, the rookie threw the football with accuracy and timing and moved the Texans down the field efficiently and consistently throughout the game, with the Texans punting just once while Watson was at quarterback.
Cole returned the pick for a touchdown and added his first career sack on the next drive to cap an excellent performance.
The Texans have often found impactful UDFAs after the draft during Rick Smith’s tenure as General Manager (A. Bouye and Arian Foster, for example) and they may have found another star in Cole.
Vincent was previously married to Italian actress Monica Bellucci and the couple share two daughters.
They announced their separation in 2013 after 14 years of marriage.
The Texans won the race to sign him as an undrafted free agent and will be counting their blessing that they managed to do so.