As we’ve got lengthy maintained right here at SB Nation, the whole lot is skilled wrestling.
Together with the NFL.
Issues aren’t going properly for the Houston Texans this Sunday. Their offense has been inept towards the visiting Washington Commanders. Quarterback Davis Mills threw a Decide-Six on Houston’s opening possession, and the Texans’ offense managed simply 5 yards of whole offense within the first half.
They lastly put some offense collectively to open the third quarter, and put their first factors on the board as kicker Ka’imi Fairbairn transformed a brief subject purpose to chop make the rating 20-3. However that drive got here with a little bit of a steep worth
The picture of rookie operating again Dameon Pierce getting powerbombed via the Earth’s floor.
With the Texans going through a 1st and 10 on the Washington 11-yard line, Mills threw beneath to the rookie operating again. After making the catch, Pierce tried to show upfield, however rookie defensive deal with John Ridgeway had different concepts:
As we mentioned, Ridgeway straight powerbombed Pierce via the Earth’s floor.
The … properly, we are able to name it a deal with … drew a flag for Pointless Roughness, giving Houston a 1st-and-goal on the Commanders’ 5-yard line. However the Texans couldn’t capitalize, as they might accept subject purpose after a brief run, an incompletion, and a sack.
Oh, and in case you have been questioning, Pierce is listed at 212 kilos. Not precisely gentle work for Ridgeway.