They were blown out at home the week before, and it's rare in the NFL for a team to let itself get embarrassed two weeks in a row, especially in front of a national audience.
The Jets came to play and gave their best effort. The Texans, however, did not play up to their potential.
It is a testimony to the talent of this football team that they were able to come away with a win despite performing so dismally.
Here are the Texans' biggest winners and losers from their nail-biting Monday Night Football game against the Jets.