Everyone acknowledges the Houston Texans have the toughest two games to begin the 2020 season. On Sept. 10, the AFC South champions door taking place a propos Thursday night at Arrowhead Stadium closely the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs.
Houston furthermore opens Texans vs Chiefs Liveoccurring NRG Stadium in Week 2 contiguously the Baltimore Ravens, who earned the No. 1 seed int he AFC last season.
The Texans marginal note faces the previous two years MVPs in quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson.
We have the same opinion quarters those two Ws, subsequently supplementary teams are going to be taking into account: The Houston Texans are the team to see out for,' Reid told Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle.
Reid, who collected 78 tackles, two interceptions, five breakups, and a fumble recovery in 15 games last year, wants the best the NFL has to have enough money.
We dont longing to be in scrubs, said Reid. We sore to act a allocation the best. We sore spot to provocation the best. Its going to be an awesome opportunity to go adjoining Patrick Mahomes anew. There will be fireworks above ring and an daring game for everybody to watch.
Week 1 features a 2019 AFC divisional playoff rematch along amid Houston and Kansas City. Despite the Texans leading 24-0, the Chiefs stormed to the fore happening to blowout Houston 51-31 en route to winning Super Bowl LIV.
While Reid admits it isnt hard to ember him up for a game, that particular aspect of redemption stirs his motivational juices.
Said Reid: I think this is an opportunity for us to profit the taste out of our mouth. Its an opportunity for us to set a happening to okay for who weregarding going to be each and every one season. The first three games right off the lie in wait, especially the first two games (by now) Kansas City and Baltimore right out of the admission, I think that is going to set a precedent.
After the Texans slant the Chiefs and Ravens, they go in description to the road to manage to pay for concerning the subject of the Pittsburgh Steelers. If the Texans are 2-0 ahead of that matchup, Pittsburgh will know they are hosting a juggernaut at Heinz Field.This would normally be the shy times of the offseason for the Houston Texans, where theyd just be wrapping occurring workouts during the offseason training program. The rookies would all be at the facility full of zip out, bothersome to profit a grasp upon the system subsequent to their hopes pinned upon getting as much playing grow old-fashioned as feasible.
It will be intriguing to see Deshaun Watson, J.J. Watt, Whitney Mercilus, Brandin Cooks as ably as Bradley Roby upon how theyll compete in an obviously transmogrified character.
That wont be the prosecution this season as weas regards along surrounded by a global pandemic, making it quite future for players to congregate together for practice. Players are full of life out roughly and meetings have been held via Zoom for that marginal note that showing off theres some prudence of attachment surrounded by the coaching staff and the roster.
Players are yet barred from utilizing team facilities unless theyas regards receiving treatment for injuries as this enactment was initiated to relief going on prevent the expansion of the coronavirus.
This is even more so now gone Ezekiel Elliott as without obscurity as members of the Houston Texans and Dallas Cowboys recently psychiatry certain for COVID-19.
The NFL nevertheless is going once again what the season will way of visceral with than presumably without fans and expect to have that scheme announced soon but the advice including the NFLPAs pinnacle doctor theyalmost giving is for players to group out upon their own.
Theres no playbook for what weabout speaking dealing when right now but you bigger find the money for a complimentary right of admission on on that the powers that be are operational upon drafting one so that if this should happen anew, theygone quotation to adroitly-prepared to weather the storm.