The Texans face the Broncos in Denver in Week 2 this season, and it's the ninth time the two clubs will play. Houston's won three times against the Broncos, and the Texans were victorious in Colorado the last they played there, which was 2018.
Denver went 7-10 in 2021 and finished fourth in the AFC West. Nathaniel Hackett is the new head coach there, and he comes to the Broncos after spending the previous three seasons with Green Bay as the offensive coordinator.
Notable Broncos: QB Russell Wilson, OLB Bradley Chubb, RB Melvin Gordon
Texans Fullback Andy Janovich, Quarterback Jeff Driskel and Running Back Royce Freeman all spent time with Denver. Broncos Defensive Back Kareem Jackson was a Texan from 2010 through 2018. Tight End Eric Tomlinson, Quarterback Josh Johnson and Running Back Damarea Crockett were all once with the Texans organization.