League Championship: Houston vs. Detroit

January 26, 2031
70°
Indianapolis Stadium (Indianapolis, IN) Attendance: 63,000 (100%)
DET has won the toss and elected to receive.
(15:00) 10-James Kinney kicks 75 yards from HOU 35 to DET -10. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-DET 25 (15:00) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 25 for a short loss. Tackle by 51-Francis Berger.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Run Key
2-10-DET 25 (14:17) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 11-Raymond Cassella to DET 45 for 21 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz
1-10-DET 45 (13:39) 34-Tracey Solis ran to HOU 45 for 9 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz - Pass Key
2-1-HOU 45 (12:57) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 11-Raymond Cassella to HOU 30 for 16 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal CB3 MLB Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 30 (12:13) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 16-Larry Hall to HOU 4 for 26 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski. Pressure by 51-Francis Berger. DET 78-James Meneses was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz
1-4-HOU 4 (11:31) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei for 4 yards. TOUCHDOWN! DET 6 HOU 0
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz
(11:27) Extra point GOOD by 15-Michael Wood. DET 7 HOU 0
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(11:27) 15-Michael Wood kicks 75 yards from DET 35 to HOU -10. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (11:27) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 29 for 4 yards. Tackle by 75-Darrel Gomez. PENALTY - Holding (HOU 79-Jose Fabian)
1-20-HOU 15 (11:24) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 86-Francisco Redden to HOU 19 for 4 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz
2-16-HOU 19 (10:42) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 25 for 7 yards. Tackle by 97-Edward Scherer.
3-10-HOU 25 (10:03) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 85-Gary Glass. HOU 46-Dale See was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
4-10-HOU 25 (10:00) 17-Scott Riley punts 49 yards to DET 26. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 26 (9:53) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 34 for 9 yards. Tackle by 26-Justin Zuniga.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
2-1-DET 34 (9:08) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 11-Raymond Cassella to HOU 46 for 19 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal Man QB Spy
1-10-HOU 46 (8:27) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei to HOU 19 for 27 yards. Tackle by 26-Justin Zuniga. Pressure by 96-Luther Catchings.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 19 (7:50) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 14-Ray Taylor for 19 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman. DET 13 HOU 0
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Pass Key
(7:46) Extra point GOOD by 15-Michael Wood. DET 14 HOU 0
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(7:46) 15-Michael Wood kicks 71 yards from DET 35 to HOU -6. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (7:46) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 26 for 1 yards. Tackle by 66-Faustino Sellers.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz
2-9-HOU 26 (7:01) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 39 for 13 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Double WR1 - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 39 (6:26) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 83-Patrick Robinson to HOU 49 for 11 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 49 (5:41) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 49 for 2 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer. DET 45-Jack Swan was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Pass Key
2-8-DET 49 (4:58) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 50 for -1 yards. Tackle by 99-Alex Eagle.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz
3-9-DET 50 (4:24) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 11-Marco Christy to DET 48 for 2 yards. Tackle by 38-James Wilhoit.
Defensive Play: Quarter Normal CB3 CB5 Blitz - Pass Key
4-7-DET 48 (3:43) 17-Scott Riley punts 39 yards to DET 9. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 9 (3:36) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 16-Larry Hall.
Defensive Play: Dime Flat Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
2-10-DET 9 (3:32) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 18 for 9 yards. 34-Tracey Solis FUMBLES (20-Edward Beck) recovered by DET-48-Charles Johnson at DET 23. Tackle by 52-Edward Heilman.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal HB Dive
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Man Cover 2 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 23 (2:53) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to DET 29 for 6 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski. DET 59-Leon Pointer was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz - Run Key
2-4-DET 29 (2:07) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 34 for 5 yards. Tackle by 73-William Morgan. DET 34-Tracey Solis was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. HOU 65-Sheldon Smith was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Double WR2 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 34 (1:26) 17-Dana Rice ran to DET 39 for 4 yards. Tackle by 55-Floyd Liller.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz - Run Key
2-6-DET 39 (0:48) 13-Andrew Alfano pass tipped by 26-Justin Zuniga, complete to 16-Larry Hall to HOU 45 for 17 yards. Tackle by 25-Christopher Slay.
1-10-HOU 45 (0:07) 17-Dana Rice ran to HOU 43 for 1 yards. Tackle by 59-Shannon Humphrey. HOU 59-Shannon Humphrey was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Run Key
End of first quarter.
2-9-HOU 43 (15:00) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 39-David Hawthorne to HOU 21 for 22 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Run Key
Timeout DET
1-10-HOU 21 (14:28) 13-Andrew Alfano sacked at HOU 31 for -10 yards (20-Edward Beck)
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal CB3 MLB Blitz - Pass Key
2-20-HOU 31 (13:48) 13-Andrew Alfano pass INTERCEPTED by 37-Ronald Werner at HOU -1. 37-Ronald Werner to HOU 1 for 2 yards. Tackle by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Run Key
1-10-HOU 1 (13:42) PENALTY - False Start (HOU 74-Roger Miller)
Offensive Play: Singleback Big WR Deep
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Pass Key
1-11-HOU 1 (13:42) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 38-Eric Hennessey to HOU 12 for 11 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith. DET 28-Kerry Brown was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
1-10-HOU 12 (13:04) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 38-Eric Hennessey to HOU 18 for 6 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double LB Blitz - Pass Key
2-4-HOU 18 (12:20) 36-Charles Irving ran to HOU 15 for -3 yards. Tackle by 99-Alex Eagle.
3-7-HOU 15 (11:45) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 16 for 1 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Pass Key
4-5-HOU 16 (11:05) 17-Scott Riley punts 47 yards to DET 37. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 37 (10:59) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei to HOU 19 for 44 yards. Tackle by 99-Donald Pierce.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal Man QB Spy
1-10-HOU 19 (10:22) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 16-Larry Hall. incomplete, intended for 16-Larry Hall. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman. HOU 38-Eric Hennessey was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. HOU 82-Scott Marchand was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return.
2-10-HOU 19 (10:17) 34-Tracey Solis ran to HOU 12 for 7 yards. Tackle by 27-Cliff Marquis.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz - Run Key
3-3-HOU 12 (9:39) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 11-Raymond Cassella.
Defensive Play: Dime Normal LB Blitz - Pass Key
4-3-HOU 12 (9:36) 15-Michael Wood 29 yard field goal is GOOD. DET 17 HOU 0
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(9:33) 15-Michael Wood kicks 74 yards from DET 35 to HOU -9. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (9:33) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 28 for 3 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
2-7-HOU 28 (8:55) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 27 for a short loss. Tackle by 66-Faustino Sellers.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal HB Dive
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong FS WLB Blitz - Run Key
3-8-HOU 27 (8:16) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 27 for a short loss. Tackle by 75-Darrel Gomez.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1
4-8-HOU 27 (7:42) 17-Scott Riley punts 50 yards to DET 23. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 23 (7:36) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 11-Raymond Cassella to HOU 11 for 66 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner. DET 74-Humberto Gorman was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. PENALTY - Offsides (HOU 52-Edward Heilman) (Declined)
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal Man QB Spy
1-10-HOU 11 (7:27) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 14-Ray Taylor for 11 yards. TOUCHDOWN! DET 23 HOU 0
(7:24) Extra point GOOD by 15-Michael Wood. DET 24 HOU 0
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(7:24) 15-Michael Wood kicks 75 yards from DET 35 to HOU -10. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (7:24) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 35 for 10 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz
2-1-HOU 35 (6:46) 4-Tyson Cole pass INTERCEPTED by 92-Allan Reid at DET 44. 92-Allan Reid to DET 44 for -0 yards. Tackle by 82-Scott Marchand.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong FS WLB Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-DET 44 (6:43) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 42 for -2 yards. Tackle by 55-Floyd Liller.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Run Key
2-12-DET 42 (6:00) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 88-Joe Maffei. Pass knocked down by 37-Ronald Werner. Pressure by 96-Luther Catchings.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz
3-12-DET 42 (5:53) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 88-Joe Maffei.
4-12-DET 42 (5:49) 18-William Cushman punts 47 yards to HOU 11.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 11 (5:39) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pressure by 71-Eugene Heiss.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
2-10-HOU 11 (5:35) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 20 for 8 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
3-2-HOU 20 (5:00) PENALTY - False Start (HOU 78-William West)
Defensive Play: Dime Normal 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
3-7-HOU 15 (5:00) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 38-Eric Hennessey to HOU 26 for 11 yards. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid. Pressure by 33-Scott Spinney.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong CB3 Blitz Man - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 26 (4:19) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pressure by 97-Edward Scherer.
Offensive Play: Singleback Big WR Deep
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-HOU 26 (4:15) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 28 for 2 yards. Tackle by 91-Timothy Mohamed.
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Run Key
Timeout HOU
3-8-HOU 28 (3:37) 4-Tyson Cole sacked at HOU 16 for -11 yards (99-Alex Eagle). Sack allowed by 74-Roger Miller.
4-19-HOU 16 (2:59) 17-Scott Riley punts 49 yards to DET 35. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 35 (2:53) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 16-Larry Hall to HOU 39 for 26 yards. Tackle by 25-Christopher Slay. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 1 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 39 (2:15) 13-Andrew Alfano sacked at HOU 46 for -7 yards (52-Edward Heilman). Sack allowed by 74-Humberto Gorman.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Pass Key
Timeout for two minute warning.
2-17-HOU 46 (2:00) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to HOU 43 for 3 yards. Tackle by 26-Justin Zuniga.
Defensive Play: Goal Line Attack #2 - Run Key
Timeout DET
3-14-HOU 43 (1:56) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei to HOU 38 for 5 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski. PENALTY - Holding (DET 79-Erik Hurley)
3-24-DET 47 (1:53) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei to HOU 43 for 10 yards. Tackle by 20-Edward Beck. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman.
4-15-HOU 43 (1:07) 18-William Cushman punts 51 yards to HOU -8.4-15-HOU 43 (1:07) 18-William Cushman punts 51 yards to HOU -8. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 20 (0:59) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 19 for -1 yards. Tackle by 75-Darrel Gomez. PENALTY - Holding (HOU 38-Eric Hennessey)
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz
1-20-HOU 10 (0:57) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 10 for a short loss. Tackle by 99-Alex Eagle.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Run Key
2-20-HOU 10 (0:17) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 13 for 3 yards. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid.
End of half.
(15:00) 15-Michael Wood kicks 74 yards from DET 35 to HOU -9. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (15:00) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 83-Patrick Robinson to HOU 36 for 11 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis. Pressure by 99-Alex Eagle.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 36 (14:22) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 49 for 15 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Run Key
1-10-DET 49 (13:48) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, dropped by 38-Eric Hennessey.
2-10-DET 49 (13:44) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 41 for 7 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
3-3-DET 41 (13:08) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 11-Marco Christy. Pressure by 91-Timothy Mohamed.
Defensive Play: Dime Normal 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
4-3-DET 41 (13:03) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 86-Francisco Redden to DET 33 for 8 yards. Tackle by 54-William Tracy.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Strong Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-DET 33 (12:26) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 11-Marco Christy. Pass knocked down by 92-Allan Reid.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-DET 33 (12:21) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 85-Gary Glass to DET 22 for 10 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer.
1-10-DET 22 (11:41) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 82-Scott Marchand to DET 10 for 12 yards. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 10 (10:57) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to DET 5 for 6 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Run Key
2-4-DET 5 (10:21) 36-Charles Irving ran for 5 yards. TOUCHDOWN! DET 24 HOU 6
(10:19) Extra point GOOD by 10-James Kinney. DET 24 HOU 7
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(10:19) 10-James Kinney kicks 73 yards from HOU 35 to DET -8. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-DET 25 (10:19) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 34-Tracey Solis to DET 37 for 12 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Man Cover 2 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 37 (9:34) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to DET 40 for 3 yards. Tackle by 26-Justin Zuniga.
Defensive Play: Goal Line Attack #2 - Run Key
2-7-DET 40 (9:00) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 11-Raymond Cassella to HOU 49 for 11 yards. Tackle by 37-Ronald Werner.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal SS Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 49 (8:21) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 88-Joe Maffei to HOU 14 for 35 yards. Pushed out of bounds by 57-George Czerwinski. Pressure by 65-Sheldon Smith.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal TE Out
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal SS Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 14 (7:33) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to HOU 14 for 1 yards. Tackle by 96-Luther Catchings.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double Safety Blitz - Run Key
2-9-HOU 14 (6:52) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 21-Brian Forster. Pressure by 65-Sheldon Smith.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 1 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
3-9-HOU 14 (6:49) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 34-Tracey Solis to HOU 10 for 4 yards. Tackle by 73-William Morgan. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 1 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
4-5-HOU 10 (6:14) PENALTY - False Start (DET 85-Alex Hall)
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
4-10-HOU 15 (6:14) 15-Michael Wood 32 yard field goal is GOOD. DET 27 HOU 7
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(6:11) 15-Michael Wood kicks 74 yards from DET 35 to HOU -9. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-HOU 25 (6:11) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 86-Francisco Redden to HOU 32 for 7 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
2-3-HOU 32 (5:33) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 49 for 18 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Double WR1 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 49 (4:54) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 83-Patrick Robinson.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-DET 49 (4:50) 11-Marco Christy ran to DET 39 for 10 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
1-10-DET 39 (4:06) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pass knocked down by 33-Scott Spinney. Pressure by 97-Edward Scherer.
Offensive Play: Singleback Big WR Deep
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-DET 39 (4:01) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 11-Marco Christy to DET 28 for 12 yards. Tackle by 54-William Tracy.
Defensive Play: Dime Flat 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-DET 28 (3:18) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to DET 19 for 9 yards. Tackle by 45-Jack Swan.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Run Key
2-1-DET 19 (2:39) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 82-Scott Marchand to DET 0 for 19 yards. TOUCHDOWN! DET 27 HOU 13
Defensive Play: Quarter Normal CB3 CB5 Blitz - Pass Key
(2:35) Extra point GOOD by 10-James Kinney. DET 27 HOU 14
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(2:35) 10-James Kinney kicks 74 yards from HOU 35 to DET -9. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-DET 25 (2:35) 13-Andrew Alfano sacked at DET 18 for -7 yards (65-Sheldon Smith). Sack allowed by 59-Leon Pointer.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal WLB MLB Blitz - Pass Key
2-17-DET 18 (1:49) 85-Alex Hall ran to DET 18 for a short loss. Tackle by 51-Francis Berger. PENALTY - Holding (DET 79-Erik Hurley)
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal CB3 MLB Blitz - Pass Key
2-26-DET 9 (1:48) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 7 for -2 yards. Tackle by 20-Edward Beck.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 1 Deep Man Under - Run Key
3-28-DET 7 (1:05) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, dropped by 88-Joe Maffei.
Defensive Play: Dime Normal Double WR1 - Pass Key
4-28-DET 7 (1:01) 18-William Cushman punts 49 yards to HOU 45. 11-Marco Christy to HOU 49 for 5 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 49 (0:53) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to DET 47 for 4 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Run Key
2-6-DET 47 (0:20) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 82-Scott Marchand. Pressure by 75-Darrel Gomez.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong FS WLB Blitz - Pass Key
3-6-DET 47 (0:16) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to DET 41 for 6 yards. Tackle by 97-Edward Scherer.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Run Key
End of third quarter.
4-1-DET 41 (15:00) 17-Scott Riley punts 42 yards to DET -2.4-1-DET 41 (15:00) 17-Scott Riley punts 42 yards to DET -2. Touchback.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 20 (14:54) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 11-Raymond Cassella. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman.
Offensive Play: Singleback Big WR Deep
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double Safety Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-DET 20 (14:51) 13-Andrew Alfano pass complete to 48-Charles Johnson to DET 26 for 6 yards. Tackle by 57-George Czerwinski.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal TE Out
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal CB3 MLB Blitz - Pass Key
3-4-DET 26 (14:10) 13-Andrew Alfano pass incomplete, intended for 16-Larry Hall. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman. DET 13-Andrew Alfano was injured on the play.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal Man QB Spy - Pass Key
4-4-DET 26 (14:07) 18-William Cushman punts 50 yards to HOU 24. Fair Catch by 11-Marco Christy.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 24 (14:01) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 27 for 2 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Run Key
2-8-HOU 27 (13:24) 36-Charles Irving ran to HOU 26 for a short loss. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal HB Dive
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong CB3 Blitz Man - Run Key
3-8-HOU 26 (12:42) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to HOU 26 for a short gain. Tackle by 91-Timothy Mohamed. HOU 85-Gary Glass was injured on the play.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong FS WLB Blitz - Run Key
4-8-HOU 26 (11:57) 17-Scott Riley punts 51 yards to DET 22. Fair Catch by 11-Raymond Cassella.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-DET 22 (11:50) 17-Dana Rice pass incomplete, intended for 16-Larry Hall.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double LB Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-DET 22 (11:46) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 20 for -2 yards. Tackle by 73-William Morgan.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double LB Blitz - Run Key
3-12-DET 20 (11:11) 17-Dana Rice pass incomplete, intended for 88-Joe Maffei. Pass knocked down by 73-William Morgan. Pressure by 96-Luther Catchings. HOU 59-Shannon Humphrey was injured on the play.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz - Pass Key
4-12-DET 20 (11:07) 18-William Cushman punts 49 yards to HOU 30. 11-Marco Christy to HOU 40 for 11 yards. Tackle by 22-Robert Brewer.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 40 (10:58) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 86-Francisco Redden to HOU 44 for 4 yards. Tackle by 42-James Gill. Pressure by 91-Timothy Mohamed.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
2-6-HOU 44 (10:14) 36-Charles Irving ran to HOU 46 for 2 yards. Tackle by 33-Scott Spinney.
Offensive Play: Shotgun Normal HB Dive
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Run Key
3-4-HOU 46 (9:32) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 11-Marco Christy to DET 23 for 30 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith. Pressure by 99-Alex Eagle.
Defensive Play: Dime Normal 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-DET 23 (8:46) 83-Patrick Robinson ran to DET 19 for 5 yards. Tackle by 41-Christopher Smith.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Run Key
2-5-DET 19 (8:11) 36-Charles Irving ran to DET 19 for a short loss. Tackle by 75-Darrel Gomez. PENALTY - Holding (HOU 86-Francisco Redden)
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Cover 2 Man Under - Run Key
2-15-DET 29 (8:09) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pass knocked down by 42-James Gill.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
3-15-DET 29 (8:04) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pass knocked down by 42-James Gill. Pressure by 91-Timothy Mohamed.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
4-15-DET 29 (8:00) 10-James Kinney 46 yard field goal is GOOD. DET 27 HOU 17
Offensive Play: Field Goal
Defensive Play: FG Block
(7:57) 10-James Kinney kicks 72 yards from HOU 35 to DET -7. 16-Larry Hall to DET 22 for 29 yards. Tackle by 21-Domingo Shelton.
Offensive Play: Kickoff
Defensive Play: Kick Return
1-10-DET 22 (7:52) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to DET 22 for a short gain. Tackle by 52-Edward Heilman.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Under Double LB Blitz - Run Key
2-10-DET 22 (7:15) 85-Alex Hall ran to DET 33 for 11 yards. Tackle by 26-Justin Zuniga.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 2 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-DET 33 (6:34) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 44 for 10 yards. Tackle by 96-Luther Catchings. You can tell that the offense is starting to figure out how to beat that defensive play. PENALTY - Holding (DET 88-Joe Maffei)
1-12-DET 31 (6:31) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 32 for 1 yards. Tackle by 96-Luther Catchings.
Defensive Play: 46 Normal Inside Blitz
2-11-DET 32 (5:50) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 37 for 5 yards. Tackle by 96-Luther Catchings.
Defensive Play: 4-3 Normal Man QB Spy
3-6-DET 37 (5:09) 13-Andrew Alfano pass INTERCEPTED by 57-George Czerwinski at HOU 33. 57-George Czerwinski to HOU 32 for -1 yards. Tackle by 11-Raymond Cassella. Pressure by 52-Edward Heilman. PENALTY - Holding (DET 79-Erik Hurley) (Declined)
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal SS Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 32 (5:04) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 38-Eric Hennessey. Pressure by 91-Timothy Mohamed. HOU 78-William West was injured on the play.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-HOU 32 (4:59) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 85-Gary Glass to HOU 49 for 17 yards. Tackle by 28-Kerry Brown. Pressure by 75-Darrel Gomez.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
1-10-HOU 49 (4:35) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 82-Scott Marchand to DET 49 for 2 yards. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 3 Deep Man Under - Pass Key
2-8-DET 49 (4:14) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 32-Wiley Perry to DET 43 for 6 yards. Tackle by 97-Edward Scherer.
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Cover 2 Man Under - Pass Key
3-2-DET 43 (3:48) 4-Tyson Cole pass INTERCEPTED by 33-Scott Spinney at DET 17. 33-Scott Spinney to DET 17 for -0 yards. Tackle by 11-Marco Christy.
Defensive Play: Nickel Normal Double LB Blitz - Pass Key
1-10-DET 17 (3:44) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 15 for -1 yards. Tackle by 55-Floyd Liller.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 2 Deep Man Under - Run Key
2-11-DET 15 (3:00) 11-Raymond Cassella ran to DET 17 for 1 yards. Tackle by 51-Francis Berger.
Defensive Play: Goal Line Attack #2 - Run Key
3-10-DET 17 (2:16) 34-Tracey Solis ran to DET 14 for -3 yards. Tackle by 20-Edward Beck. The offense seems to be calling that play a lot. DET 34-Tracey Solis was injured on the play.
Defensive Play: Nickel Strong 1 Deep Man Under - Run Key
Timeout for two minute warning.
4-13-DET 14 (2:00) 18-William Cushman punts 47 yards to HOU 39. 11-Marco Christy to HOU 45 for 7 yards. Tackle by 75-Darrel Gomez.
Offensive Play: Punt
Defensive Play: Punt Return
1-10-HOU 45 (1:52) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 85-Gary Glass. Pass knocked down by 28-Kerry Brown. Pressure by 91-Timothy Mohamed.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
2-10-HOU 45 (1:49) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 85-Gary Glass to DET 43 for 12 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
Timeout HOU
1-10-DET 43 (1:43) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 38-Eric Hennessey to DET 38 for 5 yards. Tackle by 58-John Willis.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal OLBs Blitz - Pass Key
Timeout HOU
2-5-DET 38 (1:39) 4-Tyson Cole pass incomplete, intended for 86-Francisco Redden. Pass knocked down by 45-Jack Swan. Pressure by 33-Scott Spinney. PENALTY - Holding (HOU 79-Jose Fabian)
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Pass Key
2-15-DET 48 (1:34) 4-Tyson Cole pass complete to 84-Jose Wininger to DET 23 for 25 yards. Tackle by 92-Allan Reid. Pressure by 97-Edward Scherer. I think the defense might be using that play a bit too frequently.
Offensive Play: Singleback Big WR Deep
Defensive Play: Nickel 3-3-5 Weak Side Blitz - Pass Key
Timeout HOU
1-10-DET 23 (1:27) 4-Tyson Cole sacked at DET 29 for -6 yards (91-Timothy Mohamed). Sack allowed by 50-Jeffrey Caster.
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal 2 Deep Man - Pass Key
2-16-DET 29 (1:04) 4-Tyson Cole pass INTERCEPTED by 92-Allan Reid at DET 12. 92-Allan Reid to DET 12 for -0 yards. Tackle by 38-Eric Hennessey. PENALTY - Holding (HOU 46-Dale See) (Declined)
Defensive Play: 3-4 Normal Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
1-10-DET 12 (1:00) 13-Andrew Alfano kneeled down to DET 12 for 0 yards.
Offensive Play: Victory
Defensive Play: Dime Flat Man Cover 1 - Pass Key
2-10-DET 12 (0:27) 13-Andrew Alfano kneeled down to DET 12 for 0 yards.
Offensive Play: Victory
Defensive Play: Dime Normal Double WR1 - Pass Key
End of fourth quarter.

Final Score: Detroit 27, Houston 17