As we have now lengthy maintained right here at SB Nation, every part is skilled wrestling.
Together with the NFL.
Issues usually are not going nicely for the Houston Texans this Sunday. Their offense has been inept towards the visiting Washington Commanders. Quarterback Davis Mills threw a Choose-Six on Houston’s opening possession, and the Texans’ offense managed simply 5 yards of whole offense within the first half.
They lastly put some offense collectively to open the third quarter, and put their first factors on the board as kicker Ka’imi Fairbairn transformed a brief subject purpose to chop make the rating 20-3. However that drive got here with a little bit of a steep worth
The picture of rookie working again Dameon Pierce getting powerbombed by the Earth’s floor.
With the Texans dealing with a 1st and 10 on the Washington 11-yard line, Mills threw beneath to the rookie working again. After making the catch, Pierce tried to show upfield, however rookie defensive sort out John Ridgeway had different concepts:
As we mentioned, Ridgeway straight powerbombed Pierce by the Earth’s floor.
The … nicely, we are able to name it a sort out … drew a flag for Pointless Roughness, giving Houston a 1st-and-goal on the Commanders’ 5-yard line. However the Texans couldn’t capitalize, as they might accept subject purpose after a brief run, an incompletion, and a sack.
Oh, and in case you have been questioning, Pierce is listed at 212 kilos. Not precisely mild work for Ridgeway.