Pro Football: Houston Adds to St. Louis' Troubles

Posted Dec 20, 2009 by Michael Bearak
The Houston Texas hit a late field goal to break a 13-13 tie and push St. Louis' record to 1-13 on the season, while they moved to 7-7.
Matt Schaub threw for 367 yards on a 28/40 passing day with no interceptions and one touchdown as he guide the Houston Texans past the St. Louis Rams by a score of 16-13 to bring the Texans back to.500 for the season. It was Schaub's 8th game where he threw for over 300 yards.
Andre Johnson was a beneficially of 196 receiving yards to set a season best for him.
For the Rams it was their 12th loss in a row at home and 23rd loss in 24 games.
For the Texans though it was the leg of field goal kicker Kris Brown that proved key as he hit his third field goal of the game with 4:38 left in the fourth quarter to put the Texans up for good.
The Texans will travel to Miami to face the Dolphins next Sunday while the Rams head out to Arizona to face the Cardinals.