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Texans vs. Patriots: 5 Things Houston Must Do to Upset New England
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The Houston Texans and New England Patriots are meeting for the second time in just over a month, and Houston would like this matchup to end differently than the last one.

Not too much has changed since the Patriots bullied the Texans on Monday Night Football back in December.

Six weeks ago, Houston was on its way to a dream season, but it has taken the wrong fork in the road down the stretch.

Instead of a comfy rematch with the slumping Baltimore Ravens, Houston fiddled away the top seed in the AFC and its punishment is a return trip to the house of horrors that is Foxboro, Mass.

Are the Texans doomed to another public flogging followed by a long offseason of hard questions and what ifs?

Is there anything they can do to turn the tables on the Pats and advance to the AFC Championship game?

Of course there is.

Here are five ways the Texans can knock off New England and keep their title hopes alive.

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