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Houston Texans Power Rankings Update Through Sixteen Weeks

A 13-game losing streak! For the last two weeks, one writer decided the Texans should be 31st instead of 32nd, but now he has the Texans back at 32. The average rank of the Texans for these publications this week is 32, whereas last week it was 31.86. Here are each major publication’s Texans ranking in their respective power rankings.

Ranked – 32 | Last Week – 32

The Texans’ last win came in Week 2 against the Titans. Just one more loss or a Redskins win will clinch the No. 1 pick for Houston. (Elliot Harrison)

Ranked – 32 | Last Week – 32

Expound on what you will about how bad the Texans have been this season, or about Wade Phillips‘ abilities as a head coach, but the guys on that roster were out there playing Sunday, full bore. Yes, Houston lost. But the game was closer than the final score suggests.


Sports Illustrated (Chris Burke) 

Ranked – 32  | Last Week – 31

The Astros finished the season on a 15-game losing streak, so at least the Texans can’t match that. Are they printing Teddy Bridgewater jerseys down there yet?


CBSSports (Pete Prisco)

Ranked – 32 | Last Week – 32

It’s official: This season is a disaster. The new coach is coming.


Yahoo Sports! (Frank Schwab)

Ranked – 32 | Last Week – 32

They gave the Broncos a pretty good run for three quarters, then fell apart in the fourth. They’ll be hoping that this “Teddy Bridgewater might come back to college!” thing is just a weird bluff.


Houston Chronicle (John McClain)

Ranked – 32 | Last Week – 32

Ranked – No Update Yet | Last Week – 32



What do you think of these rankings? Texans too high on some? Too low?


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