• My Scores
  • NCAA FB
  • NHL
  • MLB
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • Golf

Houston at Pittsburgh

0%
HOU fans
0%
PIT fans
Support your Team

Checked In

Checked In


0 Fans Checked In
0%
0%
HOU
Pick your Team
PIT

Tell your Friends
Social Networks Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
Houston
Texans
3-4
2nd AFC SOUTH
(0-1)
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 8:30 PM EDT
TV: ESPN
Avg. Yds (Rk)CategoryAvg. Yds (Rk)
216.0 (25th)Pass Off.258.1 (8th)
129.0 (8th)Rush Off.128.6 (9th)
268.7 (25th)Pass Def.230.9 (13th)
118.6 (20th)Rush Def.114.1 (17th)
Heinz Field
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Pittsburgh
Steelers
4-3
3rd AFC NORTH
(1-2)
 
  • 1414075074
    Jay Cutler has come under all kinds of criticism lately.
    1414071300
    It sounds like Tennessee is moving on from quarterback Jake Locker.
    1414048151
    DeMarco Murray is at the top of the MVP Projection heading into Week 8.
    1414028638
    Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins kicked his son out of the house in the most adorable way possible.
    1414027823
    On the latest Eye on Football Podcast, Will Brinson and Ryan Wilson talk about the tall task facing the Chargers as they head into Denver for the Thursday Night AFC West matchup.
  • Offensive Matchup

    Total Yards
    Per Game
    337.0
    396.5
    Passing Yards
    Per Game
    208.5
    259.2
    Rushing Yards
    Per Game
    128.5
    137.3
    Points Per Game
    22.0
    20.7
    Third Down
    Conversion %
    36.8
    40.7
    Time of
    Possesion
    29:28
    32:26
    Texans
    Steelers

    Defensive Matchup

    Total Yards
    Per Game
    397.2
    337.0
    Passing Yards
    Per Game
    271.5
    225.8
    Rushing Yards
    Per Game
    125.7
    111.2
    Points Per Game
    20.0
    23.2
    Third Down
    Conversion %
    38.0
    35.2
    Texans
    Steelers
  • Houston Injuries
    DatePosPlayerInjuryNFL StatusFantasy News
    10/23/14LBJadeveon ClowneyKneeQUESTIONABLETexans coach Bill O'Brien said linebacker Jadeveon Clowney moved well in practice Wednesday and his chances of returning to the lineup Week 8 at Tennessee are "getting better and better every day." He has missed the last six games after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery in early September.
    10/23/14LBBrian CushingKneeQUESTIONABLETexans linebacker Brian Cushing will miss at least one week of action due to a knee injury, Pro Football Talk reports.
    10/23/14LBAkeem DentWristPROBABLEEvery player listed as "probable" on the Texans injury report is active Thursday against the Colts. 
    10/23/14RBArian FosterNot injury relatedQUESTIONABLETexans running back Arian Foster carried 20 times for 102 yards (5.1 ypc) Monday at Pittsburgh, his third consecutive 100-yard rushing game and the 30th of his career. He's gone over 100 yards rushing in five of the six games he's played this season.
    10/23/14DETim JamisonGroinPROBABLESeveral Texans who were on the injury report are active for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.

    The list includes defensive end J.J. Watt (thigh), guard Brandon Brooks (illness), linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (hand), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee), offensive tackle Derek Newton (elbow), linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee). All were listed as probable.

    Also suiting up is linebacker Mike Mohamed, who was questionable with a thigh injury.
    10/23/14WRAndre JohnsonAnkleQUESTIONABLETexans receiver Andre Johnson had one 4-yard reception through three quarters Monday night at Pittsburgh. Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick finally looked Johnson's way in the fourth quarter, and the 33-year-old wideout finished with five catches for 77 yards.
    10/23/14CBJohnathan JosephKneeQUESTIONABLESeveral Texans who were on the injury report are active for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.

    The list includes defensive end J.J. Watt (thigh), guard Brandon Brooks (illness), linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (hand), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee), offensive tackle Derek Newton (elbow), linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee). All were listed as probable.

    Also suiting up is linebacker Mike Mohamed, who was questionable with a thigh injury.
    10/23/14LBMike MohamedCalfQUESTIONABLESeveral Texans who were on the injury report are active for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.

    The list includes defensive end J.J. Watt (thigh), guard Brandon Brooks (illness), linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (hand), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee), offensive tackle Derek Newton (elbow), linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee). All were listed as probable.

    Also suiting up is linebacker Mike Mohamed, who was questionable with a thigh injury.
    10/23/14CBDarryl MorrisAnkleQUESTIONABLEThe Texans declared linebacker Jadeveon Clowney (knee), quarterback Tom Savage, defensive backs Josh Aubrey, Darryl Morris (ankle) and Jumal Rolle, offensive tackle Jeff Adams and wideout DeVier Posey inactive for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.
    10/23/14NTJerrell PoweShoulderPROBABLEThe Texans signed defensive tackle Jerrell Powe, reports ESPN's Adam Caplan. He appeared in 11 games for the Chiefs the past three years.
    10/23/14LBBrooks ReedGroinQUESTIONABLESeveral Texans who were on the injury report are active for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.

    The list includes defensive end J.J. Watt (thigh), guard Brandon Brooks (illness), linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (hand), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee), offensive tackle Derek Newton (elbow), linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee). All were listed as probable.

    Also suiting up is linebacker Mike Mohamed, who was questionable with a thigh injury.
    10/23/14LBJohn SimonAnkleQUESTIONABLEThe Ravens are down to 53 players, thanks to a series of Saturday cuts.
    10/23/14LBJeff TarpinianKneeQUESTIONABLESeveral Texans who were on the injury report are active for Monday's game at Pittsburgh.

    The list includes defensive end J.J. Watt (thigh), guard Brandon Brooks (illness), linebacker Brian Cushing (knee), wideout DeAndre Hopkins (hand), defensive end Tim Jamison (groin), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (knee), offensive tackle Derek Newton (elbow), linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee). All were listed as probable.

    Also suiting up is linebacker Mike Mohamed, who was questionable with a thigh injury.
    Pittsburgh Injuries
    DatePosPlayerInjuryNFL StatusFantasy News
    10/23/14DEBrett KeiselNot injury relatedQUESTIONABLEAll the Steelers who were probable on the injury report are active for Monday's game against Houston. The list includes defensive end Cameron Heyward (ankle), running back Will Johnson (illness), defensive end Brett Keisel (knee) and safety Mike Mitchell (knee).
    10/23/14NTSteve McLendonShoulderQUESTIONABLEThe Steelers declared cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee), safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), quarterback Landry Jones, guard Christopher Hubbard and wideout Justin Brown inactive for Monday's game against the Texans.
    10/23/14SMike MitchellNot injury relatedQUESTIONABLEAll the Steelers who were probable on the injury report are active for Monday's game against Houston. The list includes defensive end Cameron Heyward (ankle), running back Will Johnson (illness), defensive end Brett Keisel (knee) and safety Mike Mitchell (knee).
    10/23/14STroy PolamaluNot injury relatedQUESTIONABLEThe Steelers unveiled their injury report for Week 6 at Cleveland, and it's pretty cut and dry. Out of seven players listed on the report, four of them have been ruled probable for Sunday. The other three were ruled out for the game.
    10/23/14LBRyan ShazierKneeQUESTIONABLESteelers rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier, who's missed four straight games with a sprained knee, is expected to suit up Week 8 against the Colts, reports ESPN.com.
    10/23/14CBIke TaylorForearmQUESTIONABLEThe Steelers declared cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee), safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), quarterback Landry Jones, guard Christopher Hubbard and wideout Justin Brown inactive for Monday's game against the Texans.
    10/23/14SShamarko ThomasHamstringQUESTIONABLEThe Steelers declared cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee), safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), quarterback Landry Jones, guard Christopher Hubbard and wideout Justin Brown inactive for Monday's game against the Texans.
  • Expert Picks
    Straight UpAgainst the Spread
    PIT -3.5 *
    expert photoPete Prisco
    SteelersSteelers
    SteelersSteelers
    expert photoWill Brinson
    SteelersSteelers
    expert photoJosh Katzowitz
    TexansTexans
    expert photoRyan Wilson
    TexansTexans
    expert photoJohn Breech
    SteelersSteelers
    expert photoDave Richard
    TexansTexans
    SteelersSteelers
    expert photoPrediction Machine
    SteelersN/A
    * Line at the time that expert picks were published.
 
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

Latest Video

October 19, 2014
TOPS: Who's got the edge? (4:16)
1 October 7, 2014
Arian Foster on Thursday Night Football
(1:13)
2 October 5, 2014
Texans at Cowboys booth recap
(1:51)
3 September 28, 2014
Bills at Texans booth recap
(1:44)

More NFL

Game Previews

CBSSports.com Shop

Dallas Cowboys Nike Breast Cancer Awareness KO Performance Hoodie

NFL Breast Cancer Awareness Gear
Get your favorite team
Shop Now