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There's a lot to be said for consistency. Of course, there's also something known as a rut.

In each of the last two seasons, the Houston Texans have won the AFC South, defeated the Cincinnati Bengals in the wild-card round, and lost in the conference's divisional playoffs.

 You get the sense that just won't do this upcoming season. Armed with a lot of talent on both sides of the ball, there are few teams in the league as balanced as Gary Kubiak's club. But is this the year that the Texans finally look super?