Pierce, Texans beat Jaguars for 9th straight win in series

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dameon Pierce ran for 99 yards and a landing, a rating arrange through the rookie’s 20-yard achieve in which he broke six tackles, and the Houston Texans beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-6 on Sunday to increase their successful streak in the series to 9.

Houston picked up its first win of the season and 5th straight in Jacksonville regardless of completing with simply 248 yards.

The Texans (1-3-1) were given an enormous lend a hand from the highest pick out in April’s NFL draft. Jaguars linebacker Travon Walker rag-dolled quarterback Davis Mills after whistles stopped a third-and-20 play. Walker used to be going to be flagged for a neutral-zone infraction and penalized 5 yards. But his inexcusable mistake gave Houston 15 yards and an automated first down.

Pierce took it from there. The former Florida standout, who performed collegiately about 75 miles west of Jacksonville, made the Jaguars (2-3) glance foolish on his longest run of the day. He slipped throughout the line of scrimmage after which wiggled and willed his method via part the protection.

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