2012 Houston Texans schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
12-4-0 1-1 6798 4426 2372 19 390 5827 4065 1762 30 328
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The Houston Texans' eleventh season was in 2012, and it was the seventh season Gary Kubiak served as the head coach of the team. The Texans played their home games at Reliant Stadium. They finished the year 12-4-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC South, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the New England Patriots 41-28. At the end of the season, J.J. Watt was awarded with the AP Defensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Carolina Panthers 26-13
Preaseason Week 2 San Francisco 49ers 20-9
Preaseason Week 3 @ New Orleans Saints 27-34
Preaseason Week 4 Minnesota Vikings 28-24
Week 1 Miami Dolphins 30-10
Week 2 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7
Week 3 @ Denver Broncos 31-25
Week 4 Tennessee Titans 38-14
Week 5 @ New York Jets 23-17
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 24-42
Week 7 Baltimore Ravens 43-13
Week 8 Bye Week
Week 9 Buffalo Bills 21-9
Week 10 @ Chicago Bears 13-6
Week 11 Jacksonville Jaguars 43-37
Week 12 @ Detroit Lions 34-31
Week 13 @ Tennessee Titans 24-10
Week 14 @ New England Patriots 14-42
Week 15 Indianapolis Colts 29-17
Week 16 Minnesota Vikings 6-23
Week 17 @ Indianapolis Colts 16-28


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Cincinnati Bengals 19-13
Divisional Round @ New England Patriots 28-41

2012 Houston Texans Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Gary Kubiak Assistant Head Coach: Bill Kollar Offensive Coordinator: Rick Dennison Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips Quarterbacks Coach: Karl Dorrell Wide Receivers Coach: Larry Kirksey Offensive Line Coach: John Benton Running Backs Coach: Chick Harris Tight Ends Coach: Brian Pariani Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Marc Lubick Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jim Ryan Offensive Assistant Coach: Dan Hammerschmidt Defensive Line Coach: Bill Kollar Linebackers Coach: Reggie Herring Secondary Coach: Vance Joseph Assistant Linebackers Coach: Bobby King Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Perry Carter Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Cedric Smith Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Matt Schiotz, Derik Keyes General Manager: Rick Smith