How Are The Patriots Preparing For The Texans? Every week during the season, Tedy Bruschi and Mike Reiss break down the New England Patriots' upcoming game. This week: hosting the Houston Texans on ESPN's "Monday Night Football" (8:30 p.m. ET): Here's what they have to say. A first class break down which is rare these days. No smack talk at all. I enjoyed the read. Hope you do as well.