2002 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
4-12-0 0-0 3572 2225 1347 29 208 5230 3141 2089 21 291
Scroll the table for more season statistics.

The Houston Texans' first season was in 2002, playing their home games at Reliant Stadium. During the offseason they hired Dom Capers to lead the team. During his time in the NFL he was head coach for four years. They finished the season 4-12-0, 2-6-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Dallas Cowboys 19-10
Week 2 @ San Diego Chargers 3-24
Week 3 Indianapolis Colts 3-23
Week 4 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17-35
Week 6 Buffalo Bills 24-31
Week 7 @ Cleveland Browns 17-34
Week 8 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 21-19
Week 9 Cincinnati Bengals 3-38
Week 10 @ Tennessee Titans 10-17
Week 11 Jacksonville Jaguars 21-24
Week 12 New York Giants 16-14
Week 13 @ Indianapolis Colts 3-19
Week 14 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 24-6
Week 15 Baltimore Ravens 19-23
Week 16 @ Washington Redskins 10-26
Week 17 Tennessee Titans 3-13

2002 Houston Texans Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Dom Capers Offensive Coordinator: Chris Palmer Defensive Coordinator: Vic Fangio Wide Receivers Coach: Kippy Brown Offensive Line Coach: Tony Marciano Running Backs Coach: Chick Harris Tight Ends Coach: Greg Roman Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Steve Marshall Defensive Line Coach: Todd Grantham Linebackers Coach: Reggie Herring Defensive Backs Coach: Jon Hoke Assistant Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Brian Stewart Defensive Quality Control Coach: Jedd Fisch Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Special Teams Assistant Coach: Eric Sutulovich Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dan Riley Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Ray Wright General Manager: Charley Casserly