Aug 25, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub (8) hands off a ball against the New Orleans Saints during the first half at Reliant Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports

Houston Texans Monday Night Football History


 

The ’13 Houston Texans regular season begins this Monday night (Sept. 9) in San Diego as they take on the San Diego Chargers in an AFC showdown at 10:15 p.m. ET on ESPN.

Houston has played on MNF five times in their history with a 2-3 overall record.

The Texans first played on MNF on Dec. 1, 2008 where they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars, 30-17, and their last visit on the Monday night stage came in ’12 on Oct. 8 where they defeated the New York Jets, 23-17.

In between, their three MNF losses came against the Tennessee Titans on Nov. 23, 2009 by a 20-17 score, to the Indianapolis Colts by a 30-17 score on Nov. 1, 2010 and the Baltimore Ravens 34-28 on Dec. 13, 2010.

The Chargers are 18-18 overall in their 36-game MNF history. Their most recent MNF game was on Oct. 15, 2012 ending in a 35-24 loss to the Denver Broncos.

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