Houston Texans (2-0) at Denver Broncos (1-1)

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has stiff-armed the NFL for 189 yards and three touchdowns this season. He’s the all-time leading rusher in Texans’ history. Enlarge photo

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Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has stiff-armed the NFL for 189 yards and three touchdowns this season. He’s the all-time leading rusher in Texans’ history.

Time: 2:25 p.m. today, KCNC, KREZ; KRSJ 100.5 FM

Opening Line: Texans by 1

Record vs. Spread: Houston 2-0; Denver 1-1

Series Record: Broncos lead 2-1

AP PRO32 Ranking: Texans No. 2; Broncos No. 11

Last Meeting: Broncos beat Texans 24-23, Dec. 26, 2010

Last Week: Texans beat Jaguars 27-7; Falcons beat Broncos 27-21

Texans Offense: Overall (10), rush (6), pass (21)

Texans Defense: Overall (1), rush (8), pass (1)

Broncos Offense: Overall (20), rush (15), pass (20)

Broncos Defense: Overall (8), rush (7), pass (9)

Streaks, Stats and Notes: Neither team has won a road game in this series. ... A win would give Houston its first 3-0 start. ... Houston’s defense is first in total defense (196 yards per game), yards per play (4.08), yards passing (124), first downs allowed (12) and points (8.5). ... Texans have won six in a row with QB Matt Schaub running the show. ... OL Chris Myers’ grandfather, Tom Kelleher, was a longtime NFL referee. ... Texans DE J.J. Watt and Broncos LB Von Miller are tied for the AFC lead in sacks with three. ... Former Broncos WR Rod Smith will be inducted into the team’s Ring of Fame on Sunday. Smith holds club records for receptions (849), yards receiving (11,389) and receiving TDs (68). ... K Matt Prater has made 29 of 30 career field goals in the fourth quarter or OT.

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