The Houston Texans information features a 2020 NFL schedule to start out the common season that gained’t be simple by any means.
The large Houston Texans information is three of the primary 4 video games of the 2020 NFL regular season for the franchise can be in opposition to groups who made the playoffs final season. In actual fact, the primary two video games on the schedule are in opposition to groups who defeated the Texans within the playoffs or within the common season final yr.
The hardest stretch of the 2020 season for the Deshaun Watson-led Texans must be the primary month of the yr. Video games one via 4 are video games the place the Texans can’t play just like the did on the finish of the yr final season, however they need to play at a really excessive degree that can preserve them from getting too far behind within the standings throughout the first month of the season.
The hardest stretch of video games is weeks 1-Four of the Texans schedule with Houston opening the season on Thursday evening (Sept. 10) at Arrowhead Stadium in opposition to the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, adopted by a house recreation on Sept. 20 vs. the Baltimore Ravens. Subsequent is an away recreation for Week three within the “Metal Metropolis” in opposition to the Pittsburgh Steelers (Sept. 27), and Week Four will see the Texans host the Minnesota Vikings (Oct. 4).
Granted, the Texans do have a 10-day break from their season-opening recreation in opposition to the Chiefs till they face the Ravens, however when your going through two of probably the most proficient groups within the league, a number of additional days early within the season doesn’t matter within the grand scheme of who’s on the schedule.
Houston Texans Information: Week 1 may be hardest recreation of season
Despite the fact that each groups can be taking part in of their first video games of the season, taking over the defending Tremendous Bowl champions is rarely a straightforward job.
The Chiefs will come into this game with a high-powered offense with the likes of not solely Patrick Mahomes (2018 NFL MVP), but in addition Tyreek Hill, Sammy Watkins, Travis Kelce, Damien Williams, and rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire on their roster, and that’s simply the offensive ability gamers, as a result of don’t overlook the proficient offensive line the Chiefs have as nicely.
Certain, the Texans are a proficient staff as nicely on offense if they’re wholesome and on the identical web page, however the protection nonetheless has query marks, and when going through a staff with the firepower that KC has, at the least within the offseason, that does trigger a variety of fear to be felt.
— to torotimes.com