Brooks: The unstoppable force?
"You know how big it is?" Johnson told the Houston Chronicle. "The biggest game in the history of this franchise. As long as we keep winning, every game is going to get bigger and bigger.
"When you've been somewhere you've never been, everything gets bigger."
It's hard to say a regular-season game against the Patriots is the biggest in franchise history when the Texans have all but locked up a top-two playoff seed. The stakes are fairly low. The Texans did make the playoffs for the first time in 2011 and advanced to the divisional round. But we see what Johnson trying to say. And he should know, considering he has been with the franchise for 10 of its 11 years in existence.
Rapoport: Week 14 game rankings
What's the best game on the Week 14 slate? The worst? Ian Rapoport provides a pecking order in his Rap Sheet Rankings. More ...