1:00 PM ET, December 20, 2009
Edward Jones Dome, Saint Louis, MO
• Kris Brown hit three field goals, including the game-winner with less than 5 minutes left as the Texans have won two straight to get back to .500.
• Matt Schaub threw for 367 yards and a TD. It's his fifth game with at least 350 passing yards this season, which leads the NFL.
• Andre Johnson had nine catches for 196 yards. He became the second player this decade to have at least 195 receiving yards without a touchdown reception.
• The Rams have lost 12 straight games against the AFC. St. Louis has also lost 12 straight at home and six straight overall.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
The Rams honored Hall of Fame DT Merlin Olsen at halftime, adding his name to their "ring of honor." Olsen has lung cancer and was unable to attend. ... Rams CB Quincy Butler (left knee) and TE Daniel Fells (right knee) were injured in the first half. ... Texans OT Duane Brown (left knee) was hurt in the third quarter and LB Brian Cushing had bruised ribs. ... A moment of silence was observed before the national anthem for Chris Henry, the Bengals WR who died on Thursday. ... Previously, the Rams led the Lions 10-2, the Redskins 7-6 and Jaguars 10-6 at halftime. ... St. Louis is the only team without a TD in the third quarter.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||6.5||4.2|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||0-4||1-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||3:32||Kris Brown 27 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 6 plays, 47 yds, 2:38
|FG||7:28||Josh Brown 33 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 9 plays, 59 yds, 4:47
|FG||4:24||Kris Brown 25 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 71 yds, 3:05
|TD||1:51||Danny Amendola 2 Yard Pass From Keith Null (Josh Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 25 yds, 2:33
|TD||5:21||Kevin Walter 3 Yard Pass From Matt Schaub (Kris Brown Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 83 yds, 5:40
|FG||1:30||Josh Brown 52 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 39 yds, 3:50
|FG||4:38||Kris Brown 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 81 yds, 3:31