Monday January 4th, 2016

The Houston Texans (9–7) host the Kansas City Chiefs (11–5) in the AFC wild-card game on Saturday.

The Texans, the AFC South champions, finished the regular season with a 30–6 win over the Jacksonville JaguarsJ.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus combined for 6 1/2 sacks and Jonathan Grimes recorded two touchdowns to help the Texans clinch their third playoff berth in franchise history.

The Chiefs are coming off a 23–17 win over the Oakland Raiders in their season finale, which marked Kansas City’s 10th straight victory, after losing five straight at the beginning of the campaign.

The Chiefs defeated the Texans 27–20 in the first game of the season on Sept. 13.

How to watch

Kickoff: 4:35 p.m. ET
Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.
TV coverage: ESPN/ABC
Radio: For a list of Texans affiliates, click here. For a list of Chiefs affiliates, click here.

Team schedules


Sept. 13: at Houston Texans (W, 27–20)

Sept. 17: vs. Denver Broncos (L, 31–24)

Sept. 28: at Green Bay Packers (L, 38–28)

Oct. 4: at Cincinnati Bengals (L, 36–21)

Oct. 11: vs. Chicago Bears (L, 18–17)

Oct. 18: at Minnesota Vikings (L, 16–10)

Oct. 25: vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (W, 23–13)

Nov. 1: vs. Detroit Lions (W, 45–10)

Nov. 8: BYE

Nov. 15: at Denver Broncos (W, 29–13)

Nov. 22: at San Diego Chargers (W, 33–3)​

Nov. 29: vs. Buffalo Bills (W, 30–22)

Dec. 6: at Oakland Raiders (W, 34–20)

Dec. 13: vs. San Diego Chargers (W, 10–3)

Dec. 20: at Baltimore Ravens (W, 34–14)

Dec. 27: vs. Cleveland Browns (W, 17–13)

Jan. 3: vs. Oakland Raiders (W, 23–17)

Jan. 9: at Houston Texans (4:35 p.m. ET, ESPN/ABC)


Sept. 13: vs. Kansas City Chiefs (L, 27–20)

Sept. 20: at Carolina Panthers (L, 24–17)

Sept. 27: vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (W, 19–9)

Oct. 4: at Atlanta Falcons (L, 48–21)

Oct. 8: vs. Indianapolis Colts (L, 27–20)

Oct. 18: at Jacksonville Jaguars (W, 31–20)

Oct. 25: at Miami Dolphins (L, 44–26)

Nov. 1: vs. Tennessee Titans (W, 20–6)

Nov. 8: BYE

Nov. 16: at Cincinnati Bengals (W, 10–6)

Nov. 22: vs. New York Jets (W, 24–17)

Nov. 29: vs. New Orleans Saints (W, 24–6)

Dec. 6: at Buffalo Bills (L, 30–21)

Dec. 13: vs. New England Patriots (L, 27–6)

Dec. 20: at Indianapolis Colts (W, 16–10)

Dec. 27: at Tennessee Titans (W, 34–6)

Jan. 3: vs. Jacksonville Jaguars (W, 30–6)

Jan. 9: vs. Kansas City Chiefs (4:35 p.m. ET, ESPN/ABC)

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