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The Houston Texans take on the Carolina Panthers in a preseason game on Wednesday, August 9, start time at 7:30 PM ET, at Bank of America Stadium, Charlott, North Carolina.
The Carolina Panthers are coming from one of the disappointing seasons with 6-10 record, missing the playoffs after going into the Super Bowl.
Quarterback Cam Newton threw for 3,509 yards and 19 touchdowns against 14 interceptions. In the receiving end, Greg Olsen caught 1,073 yards and three touchdowns in 80 receptions while Kelvin Benjamin added 941 yards and seven touchdowns in 63 receptions. On the ground, Jonathan Stewart rushed for 824 yards and nine touchdowns in 21 attempts.
Newton will not play in the preseason opener. Derek Anderson and Garrett Gilbert are ready to take the quarterback role on Wednesday.
The Houston Texans entered the playoffs last season with a 9-7 record. The Texans won the AFC South and defeated the Oakland Raiders 27-14 before losing to the New England Patriots.
In the receiving end, DeAndre Hopkins caught for 954 yards and four touchdowns in 78 receptions while Will Fuller added 635 yards and two touchdowns in 47 receptions. On the ground, Lamar Miller rushed for 1073 yards and five touchdowns in 26 attempts.