TEXANS ROUNDTABLE

How the Texans can avoid a possible trap game against the Panthers

The Texans catch a break facing the Newton-less Carolina Panthers on Sunday which should lead to victory for Houston.

Next week, Matt Ryan and the Falcons come to town which has some fans wondering if the Texans might be looking ahead to their game against Atlanta.

ESPN 97.5's Fred Faour and A.J. Hoffman debate if this week's game is a trap game for Houston, and if they expect the Texans to come away with a win.

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Why beating the Ravens means more than you think

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The Texans head to Baltimore with a 6-3 record hoping to win a statement game making Houston a real threat to win the conference.

The Patriots and the Ravens are the Texans' biggest threats in the AFC, so a win against Baltimore would be huge for Houston.

ESPN 97.5's John Granato, A.J. Hoffman, and Raheel Ramzanali discuss if a win at Baltimore would make them believers in the Texans. SportsMap Roundtable presented by Tight Ends Sports Bar & Grill.