Experts Like the Texans

Feb 6, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Detail view of the Vince Lombardi Trophy during the Super Bowl most valuable player and winning head coach press conference at the Super Bowl XLVI media center at the J.W. Marriott. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE

The Texans have been a lot of the experts from ESPN or NFL Network’s favorite dark horse playoff team or most improved team. However, rarely have we heard the Texans in the conversation to be in Super Bowl contention. Last year the Texans finally performed up to their potential and had Matt Schaub not gone down they had a chance to make some noise in the playoffs. Now that the Texans are back at full strength many experts believe that they will match that production again this year as the Texans were picked by four of the seven members of the ESPN panel to make it to the Super Bowl. The only team equal to the Texans was the Packers who were also chosen by four  members of the panel. Unfortunately the experts see the NFC as superior as they only had the Texans winning one of those four matchups and in the other three only had the AFC winning one. The full article can be found here.

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