2021 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
4-13-0 0-0 5590 3700 1890 28 318 7438 4824 2614 35 438
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The Houston Texans' twentieth season was in 2021, playing their home games at NRG Stadium. During the offseason they hired David Culley to lead the team. Culley previously was the assistant head coach/wide receivers coach/offensive pass game coordinator of the Baltimore Ravens and had twenty-seven years of coaching experience in the NFL. He was fired from the Texans on Thursday, January 13, 2022. They finished the season 4-13-0, 2-7-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Green Bay Packers 26-7
Preaseason Week 2 @ Dallas Cowboys 20-14
Preaseason Week 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16-23
Preaseason Week 4 Indianapolis Colts 2021-09-11
Week 1 Jacksonville Jaguars 37-21
Week 2 @ Cleveland Browns 21-31
Week 3 Carolina Panthers 9-24
Week 4 @ Buffalo Bills 0-40
Week 4 Bye Week
Week 5 New England Patriots 22-25
Week 6 @ Indianapolis Colts 3-31
Week 7 @ Arizona Cardinals 5-31
Week 8 Los Angeles Rams 22-38
Week 9 @ Miami Dolphins 9-17
Week 10 Bye Week
Week 11 @ Tennessee Titans 22-13
Week 12 New York Jets 14-21
Week 13 Indianapolis Colts 0-31
Week 14 Seattle Seahawks 13-33
Week 15 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 30-16
Week 16 Los Angeles Chargers 41-29
Week 17 @ San Francisco 49ers 7-23
Week 18 Tennessee Titans 25-28

2021 Houston Texans Coaching Staff

Head Coach: David Culley Associate Head Coach: Lovie Smith Offensive Coordinator: Tim Kelly Defensive Coordinator: Lovie Smith Special Teams Coordinator: Frank Ross Offensive Pass Game Coordinator: Pep Hamilton Quarterbacks Coach: Pep Hamilton Wide Receivers Coach: Robert Prince Offensive Line Coach: James Campen Running Backs Coach: Danny Barrett Tight Ends Coach: Andy Bischoff Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Ben McDaniels Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Robert Kugler Offensive Assistant Coach: Ben McDaniels, Robert Kugler, DeNarius McGhee Defensive Line Coach: Bobby King Linebackers Coach: Miles Smith Safeties Coach: Greg Jackson Cornerbacks Coach: Dino Vasso Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Allen Smith Defensive Assistant Coach: Ben Bolling, Ilir Emini, Allen Smith Assistant Special Teams Coach: Sean Baker Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Eubanks Senior Advisor for Football Performance: Romeo Crennel Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: James Hardy, Joe Distor, Pat Moorer General Manager: Nick Caserio Video Assistant: Leander Wallace