The Texans-Titans rivalry doesn’t exist on the football field. It exists in hearts. It consists of Eros. A long time ago a bad man did a bad thing. The Houston Oilers suffered a never ending series of postseason failures, I implore you not to look these up—really it’s for the betterment of your own being—culminating in a home Wildcard Round loss to the 47 year old Joe Montana and the Kansas City Chiefs.
After this Bud Adams cleaned out his little blue glass pipe. Coaches were fired. Players were traded. The team went from blue and braggadocios to atrocious.