2006 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
6-10-0 0-0 4463 2778 1685 25 282 5400 3444 1956 22 312
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The Houston Texans' fifth season was in 2006, playing their home games at Reliant Stadium. During the offseason they hired Gary Kubiak to lead the team. Kubiak previously was the offensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos and had twelve years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, DeMeco Ryans was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Philadelphia Eagles 10-24
Week 2 @ Indianapolis Colts 24-43
Week 3 Washington Redskins 15-31
Week 4 Miami Dolphins 17-15
Week 6 @ Dallas Cowboys 6-34
Week 7 Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7
Week 8 @ Tennessee Titans 22-28
Week 9 @ New York Giants 10-14
Week 10 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 13-10
Week 11 Buffalo Bills 21-24
Week 12 @ New York Jets 11-26
Week 13 @ Oakland Raiders 23-14
Week 14 Tennessee Titans 20-26
Week 15 @ New England Patriots 7-40
Week 16 Indianapolis Colts 27-24
Week 17 Cleveland Browns 14-6

2006 Houston Texans Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Gary Kubiak Assistant Head Coach: Mike Sherman Offensive Coordinator: Troy Calhoun Defensive Coordinator: Richard Smith Quarterbacks Coach: Troy Calhoun Wide Receivers Coach: Kyle Shanahan Offensive Line Coach: John Benton, Joe Pendry Running Backs Coach: Chick Harris Tight Ends Coach: Brian Pariani Offense: Mike Sherman Offensive Assistant Coach: Mike McDaniel Defensive Line Coach: Bob Karmelowicz Linebackers Coach: Johnny Holland Defensive Backs Coach: Jon Hoke Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Tracy Simien Assistant Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Martin Bayless Defensive Assistant Coach: Perry Carter, Robert Saleh Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Coaching Assistant: Richard Hightower Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dan Riley Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Ray Wright General Manager: Rick Smith Administrative Coordinator, Coaching: Richard Hightower