The Houston Texans traveled to Kansas City Aug. 9 for the pre-season opener for both teams. The Texans beat the Chiefs 17-10.
Quarterback Deshaun Watson returned to action for the first time since being injured last season. He completed one pass for four yards. Brandon Weedon was 9 of 11 for 97 yards and two touchdowns. Joe Webb was 6 of 13 for 56 yards, but led all rushers with 42 yards on the ground. Kennan Gilchrist led the defense with eight tackles and an assist and Zach Cunningham had a pair of tackles and an interception.
The Texans return to Houston for a home game against the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday at 7 p.m. at NRG Stadium.