- With Tytus Howard on IR, the Texans appear to be filling his position by committee. Chris Clark played in 34 offensive snaps, while Roderick Johnson played 22.
- The Pats’ offense played 21 more snaps than the Texans on Sunday despite the Texans’ 28-22 win. Zach Cunningham, Benardrick McKinney and Whitney Mercilus played all 87 defensive snaps.
- With the secondary fully healthy, new Texans CB Vernon Hargreaves saw a decent amount of playing time, logging 84 percent of Houston’s defensive snaps.