Texans Sink Bills

Oct 14, 2018; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph (24) returns an interception for a touchdown during the fourth quarter against Buffalo Bills wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin (13) at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

When Josh Allen left the game with an arm injury for the Buffalo Bills, Nathan Peterman came in at quarterback for them and it would smell doom for them eventually. With the game tied at 13, Peterman threw an interception to Jonathan Joseph and he returned it 28 yards for a touchdown with 1:23 remaining in regulation to lift the Texans to a 20-13 victory over the Bills.

Houston tied the game at 13 on a field goal with 1:38 remaining in regulation.

Deshaun Watson threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins in the first-quarter for Houston. Hopkins caught five passes for 63 yards receiving and a touchdown. He also had a pass attempt.

Watson completed 15-of-25 passes for 177 yards one touchdown and two interceptions. Lamar Miller was the Houston Texans leading rusher with 46 yards on 15 carries.

With the Buffalo Bills trailing 10-6 in the fourth-quarter, Nathan Peterman threw a 16-yard touchdown pass to Zay Jones. Peterman completed six passes on 12 attempts for 61 yards one touchdown and two interceptions. He also rushed for two yards on one carry. Jones caught three passes for 35 yards receiving and a touchdown.

Kelvin Benjamin was the Bills leading receiver with two receptions for 43 yards receiving. LeSean McCoy was the Buffalo Bills leading rusher with 73 yards on 16 carries. He also caught three receptions for 21 yards receiving.

Josh Allen completed 10-of-17 passes for 84 yards receiving. He also rushed for 20 yards on four carries.

The Buffalo Bills (2-4) will be on the road against the Indianapolis Colts (1-5) next Sunday. The Houston Texans (3-3) will be on the road against the Jacksonville Jaguars (3-2) next Sunday.




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