Texans Morning Huddle–defense flipped the switch


Here are your daily Texans stories for Tuesday, December 1st.

Texans defense had had enough by Tania Ganguli, ESPN.com

"They were a dejected and embarrassed bunch in that locker room in Miami after a blowout in late October. They couldn’t explain it and they couldn’t believe it either."

Texans running game hitting stride by Deepi Sidhu, Houstontexans.com

"Texans run game is starting to hit its stride.“I thought we did a great job up front of running the ball,” left tackle Duane Brown said. “We knew that was a point of emphasis, as always. We still have some things to clean up, penalties, turnovers, things like that we don’t want to have going forward, but overall I thought it was a great effort.”With a quartet of backs, Houston rushed for over 100 yards for the second week in a row and controlled the clock with a season-high 36:23 time of possession."

Kareem Jackson returning by Mark Inabinett, AL.com

"The Houston Texans expect to have cornerback Kareem Jackson back on the field for their game against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday after the former Alabama standout has missed four games with an ankle injury.Jackson suffered the injury on Oct. 18 against the Jacksonville Jaguars and hasn’t played since. He returned to practice on Wednesday."

Texans snap Saints streaks by Christopher Dabe, NOLA.com

"The New Orleans Saints lost to the Houston Texans 24-6 on Sunday. Here’s a look beyond the boxscore."