Packers at Texans Week Six Capsule

GREEN BAY PACKERS (2-3) AT HOUSTON TEXANS (5-0)

SERIES

PACKERS TEXANS
SERIES LEADER Series tied, 1-1  
STREAKS 1-1  
COACHES VS. OPP. McCarthy: 0-1 Kubiak: 1-0
LAST WEEK L 30-27 at Colts W 23-17 at Jets
LAST GAME 12/7/08: Texans 24 at Packers 21. Houston QB Matt Schaub passes for 414 yards & WR Kevin Walter has 58-yard TD catch as Kris Brown kicks game-winning FG as time expires.
LAST GAME AT SITE 11/21/04: Packers 16, Texans 13. Green Bay’s Ryan Longwell kicks 46-yard FG as time expires to cap 13-point 4th-quarter comeback.
BROADCAST NBC (7:20 PM CT): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter). Dial Global Radio: Dave Sims, James Lofton, Hub Arkush (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 94 (DGR), 92 (GB), 93 (Hou.). XM: 227 (DGR), 225 (GB), 226 (Hou.). 

STATS

PASSING Rodgers: 130-189-1,307-10 (T3C)-4-97.0 Schaub: 97-152-1,162-8-2-99.2
RUSHING Rodgers (QB): 20-108-5.4-0 Foster: 132-532 (2L)-4.0-5 (1L)
RECEIVING Nelson: 23-289-12.6-1 Daniels (TE): 23-311-13.5-3
OFFENSE 338.0 371.8
TAKE/GIVE -1 +8 (2C)
DEFENSE 344.2 275.6 (1C)
SACKS Matthews: 8 (1C) Watt: 8.5 (1L)
INTs T. Williams: 2 Jackson: 3 (1C)
PUNTING Masthay: 45.8 Do. Jones: 46.0
KICKING Crosby: 26 (11/11 PAT; 5/7 FG) S. Graham: 47 (2C) (17/17 PAT; 10/11 FG)

NOTES

PACKERS: QB AARON RODGERS has 113.6 rating in past 5 vs. AFC with 14 TDs vs. 3 INTs. Packers are 23-0 when Rodgers starts & has 115+ rating…RB ALEX GREEN avg. 6.1 yards per carry last week (9 att., 55 yards)…WR JAMES JONES has 4 TDs in past 2 & aims for 3rd in row with 2 TDs. Ties for NFL lead with 5 rec. TDs. WR-PR-KR RANDALL COBB is only player in NFL with 300+ KR (300), 200+ rec. (244), 100+ PR (127) & 25+ rush (48) yards. Had TD catch last week. WR JORDY NELSON had TD in last meeting. Has TD in 4 of past 6 vs. AFC (incl. SB). WR GREG JENNINGS has TD in 4 of his past 5 vs. AFC (incl. SB) & has 5 TDs in those 5…CB TRAMON WILLIAMS had INT in last meeting. Since 2010 (incl. playoffs), leads NFL with 15 INTs. Since joining GB in 2006, DB CHARLES WOODSON has 38 INTs (2nd in NFL) & 9 INT-TDs (1st in NFL). LB CLAY MATTHEWS has sack in 4 of 5 games & is 2nd in NFL with 8 sacks. LB NICK PERRY aims for 3rd road game in row with sack…TEXANS: Are 5-0 for 1st time in team history…In past 9, QB MATT SCHAUB is 9-0 & with 13 TDs vs. 3 INTs & 103.3 rating. In last game vs. GB, passed for 414  yards, 3rd-most of career (497, 416)…RB ARIAN FOSTER had season-best 152 rush yards last week. Since ’10, averages NFL-best 99.2 rush yards per game. Aims for 3rd consecutive game with 100+ rush yards (111, 109) vs. NFC…WR ANDRE JOHNSON (9,939) needs 61 rec. yards to reach 10,000. Since entering NFL in ’03, Johnson averages NFL-best in rec. yards per game (78.3) & rec. per game (5.7). Had 107 rec. yards in only home meeting vs. GB (11/21/04)…TE OWEN DANIELS aims for 4th straight gm with TD rec…Defense allows AFC-low in pts. per gm (14.6) & yards per game (275.6)…DE J.J. WATT aims for 6th straight game with at least 1 sack…CB KAREEM JACKSON aims for 3rd straight game with INT.


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