Saturday’s disappointing Houston Texans loss to the Super Bowl XLIV champion New Orleans Saints rekindled feelings of frustration with every facet of the Texans organization. Fans that were blown away by the Texans physical presence against the Arizona Cardinals last weekend are now reminded of years past when the Texans were pushed around every time they stepped onto the field.
Expectations could not be any higher for this franchise going into the 2010 season, and even though Saturday’s scrimmage was just that—a scrimmage—the question needs to be raised.
Are our expectations too high?
Here are some aspects of the game on Saturday night that bubbled up to the surface as the spectacle unfolded, as well as how they should be looked at going into this weekend’s game against Dallas.