To Houston’s dismay, the Texans were scoreless in the first quarter. Los Angeles took the lead to end the quarter 7-0.
The Texans finally got on the scoreboard in the second quarter with a fumble recovery from Deshaun Watson before passing it to Darren Fells for a touchdown. Ka’imi Fairbairn had a successful kick, earning the Texans an additional point. A field goal, touchdown, and successful extra-point kick from the Chargers kept them in the lead, completing the half 17-7 Los Angeles.
Houston dominated the third quarter with a 3-yard touchdown from Carlos Hyde and another touchdown from Deshaun Watson to Jordan Akins. Fairbairn had successful kicks for extra points for both touchdowns. The Texans have the lead as they end the third quarter 21-17.
Deshaun Watson takes control of the final quarter with a 53-yard pass to Akins for a touchdown, but Fairbairn’s extra point was no good. The Chargers kicked for 3, but the Texans got the win with a final score of 27-20.
The Texans play the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, September 29 at noon. You can watch that game on FOX with your fingers crossed for another win at home.