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CloakNNNdagger
10-20-2011, 02:06 PM
By the numbers: Top 10 Texans through Week 6
Posted by Nick Scurfield on October 20, 2011 – 11:16 am

On Wednesday, we looked at where the Texans rank statistically as a team through six games. Here’s a look at individual Texans players who rank in the top 10 of the NFL in various categories.
By Nick Scurfield at Houstontexans.com:

QB Matt Schaub
7th in passing yards (1,597)
9th in yards per attempt (7.95)
7th in passing touchdowns (10)
T-5th in passes of 25+ yards (15)

RB Ben Tate
T-8th in rushing first downs (23)
T-9th in carries of 10+ yards (13)

WR Andre Johnson
9th in receiving yards per game (88.0)

LB Mario Williams
T-6th in sacks (5.0)

CB Johnathan Joseph
T-2nd in interceptions (3)

CB Jason Allen
T-5th in special teams solo tackles (5)

K Neil Rackers
T-8th in field goals made (12)
T-9th in kicking points (51)

P Brett Hartmann
6th in kickoff average yards (66.5)
T-8th in punts inside 20 (9)
5th in punting long (69)

FS Danieal Manning
7th in kickoff return average (27.4)

WR Jacoby Jones
8th in punt return average (11.6)
T-1st in punt return touchdowns (1)

thunderkyss
10-20-2011, 02:11 PM
Damn........ we suck.

Ryan
10-20-2011, 02:12 PM
By the numbers: Top 10 Texans through Week 6
Posted by Nick Scurfield on October 20, 2011 – 11:16 am

On Wednesday, we looked at where the Texans rank statistically as a team through six games. Here’s a look at individual Texans players who rank in the top 10 of the NFL in various categories.
By Nick Scurfield at Houstontexans.com:

QB Matt Schaub
7th in passing yards (1,597)
9th in yards per attempt (7.95)
7th in passing touchdowns (10)
T-5th in passes of 25+ yards (15)

RB Ben Tate
T-8th in rushing first downs (23)
T-9th in carries of 10+ yards (13)

WR Andre Johnson
9th in receiving yards per game (88.0)

LB Mario Williams
T-6th in sacks (5.0)

CB Johnathan Joseph
T-2nd in interceptions (3)

CB Jason Allen
T-5th in special teams solo tackles (5)

K Neil Rackers
T-8th in field goals made (12)
T-9th in kicking points (51)

P Brett Hartmann
6th in kickoff average yards (66.5)
T-8th in punts inside 20 (9)
5th in punting long (69)

FS Danieal Manning
7th in kickoff return average (27.4)

WR Jacoby Jones
8th in punt return average (11.6)
T-1st in punt return touchdowns (1)



Andre was averaging about 109 i think in his first 3 games.

Goatcheese
10-20-2011, 03:14 PM
Damn........ we suck.

I can't wait until they cut Schwab. The guy is a bum. We deserve a QB who is #1 in every catagory.

CloakNNNdagger
10-20-2011, 04:48 PM
I can't wait until they cut Schwab. The guy is a bum. We deserve a QB who is #1 in every catagory.

I know that you must be posting tongue in cheek. But Schaub actually slipped from his 18th rating (last week) to 21st (this week) in pass completion percentage (59.2 %).

2011 - 21st 59.2%
2010 - 8th 63.6%
2009 - 4th 67.9%
2008 - 4th 66.1%
2007 - 5th 66.4%

Thorn
10-20-2011, 04:50 PM
I know that you must be posting tongue in cheek. But Schaub actually slipped from his 18th rating (last week) to 21st (this week) in pass completion percentage (59.2 %).

2011 - 21st 59.2%
2010 - 8th 63.6%
2009 - 4th 67.9%
2008 - 4th 66.1%
2007 - 5th 66.4%

I suspect him getting beaten up this year has something to do with that......and our O line.

Kthx
10-20-2011, 05:35 PM
Yeah besides Pass Completion isn't exactly something to get excited about, I remember back when Carr would go 25/25 in a game and still get 10 yards passing, 90% of his throws were before the LoS. I would rather have a lower pass completion percentage if it means taking some risks with the WR who is stretching the field.

Goatcheese
10-20-2011, 05:45 PM
I know that you must be posting tongue in cheek. But Schaub actually slipped from his 18th rating (last week) to 21st (this week) in pass completion percentage (59.2 %).

2011 - 21st 59.2%
2010 - 8th 63.6%
2009 - 4th 67.9%
2008 - 4th 66.1%
2007 - 5th 66.4%

He's more than making up for it with the passes he does complete. Nearly 8 YPA is historically very good for somebody completing 70% of their passes, and is extremely good for a guy under 60%.

There's also been the unusual trend of passes being batted down at the line this year and there's really no clear reason for it. Schaub is 6'5 with a good overhand delivery and no signficant history of this being a problem. The law of averages will eventually kick in and his numbers will come back to normal.

CloakNNNdagger
10-20-2011, 06:16 PM
He's more than making up for it with the passes he does complete. Nearly 8 YPA is historically very good for somebody completing 70% of their passes, and is extremely good for a guy under 60%.

There's also been the unusual trend of passes being batted down at the line this year and there's really no clear reason for it. Schaub is 6'5 with a good overhand delivery and no signficant history of this being a problem. The law of averages will eventually kick in and his numbers will come back to normal.

I wouldn't hold my breath with a QB with a suspected bummed shoulder and injured "chest," especially with no significant time allowed for rest. It also helps to have healthy hips to throw an accurate ball.......a short one let alone a long one. That last quarter was not very kind to Schaub, and if this next game Schaub does not look any different than the way he carried himself at the end of the game, it would not surprise me to see him carried off the field.

This punch drunk picture has kept running through my head ever since the last quarter of the Ravens game.
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