Recently the Texans coach was asked whether that will serve as an extra motivator for him on Sunday night when the Patriots travel to Houston in Week 13.
“I think we just – every year is different,” O’Brien told reporters on a conference call on Tuesday.
“You know, obviously, we’ve struggled against the Patriots in past years, but this is a different year. Every year’s different. Our team’s different, their team’s a little bit different, and we just have to go out there on Sunday night and we’ve got to play a clean game. We’ve got to play hard, we’ve got to be competitive for 60 minutes and see what happens.”
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