When owner Bob McNair put Bill O'Brien in charge, all of Houston pretty much knew they were getting a guy who was ready to get things done.
Already in just a few weeks O'Brien has been as cutthroat as it gets. The firing of former defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was a must, and so will be an offseason of good decisions if the Texans are going to get this thing back on track.
The decisions won't stop at just filling coaching positions, though. There's still a lot of players on this roster who aren't up to scratch, and coming of a disastrous 2-14 team should ensure that the franchise remains open to trying new things.
Here's the five biggest decisions confronting O'Brien and the rest of the Texans' front office over the next few months.