GAME DAY BLOG: Texans get 1st season win, 13-9 over Bengals

HOUSTON - The Houston Texans are in Cincinnati to take on the Bengals on Thursday Night Football as they look to avoid an 0-2 start.

Kickoff is scheduled for 7:25 p.m. at NRG Stadium. You can watch the game on the NFL Network.

You can follow all of the big social moments from the game below and be sure to follow KHOU 11 Sports' Jason BristolMatt Musil and Daniel Gotera for their play-by-play and quick takes.

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Photos: Texans face Bengals in first road game of the season

FOURTH QUARTER

TEXANS WIN! Houston picks up its first win of the season, 13-9, over the Cincinnati Bengals. The Texans are now 1-1 on the season.

With 2 minutes to go, the Texans tack on another field goal to extend their lead, 13-9.

Another injury for the Texans: Cornerback Kevin Johnson is OUT for the rest of the game with a knee injury.

THIRD QUARTER

The team says Jonathan Joseph is officially OUT for the rest of the game with a shoulder injury.

The Texans hold the Bengals to a field goal to put them within 1 with 6:30 left in the third quarter.

Texans cornerback Jonathan Joseph is questionable to return with a shoulder injury, according to the team.

SECOND QUARTER

Bengals (and former Texans) kicker Randy Bullock's field goal is good just before the half. The Texans lead the Bengals, 10-6.

On 3rd and 15, Deshaun Watson takes it 49 yards into the endzone for the Texans' first touchdown of the game.

The Bengals get on the board with a field goal of their own with less than 14 minutes left in the second quarter.

Linebacker Benardrick McKinney gets a sack on Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton to open up the second quarter.

FIRST QUARTER

Houston gets on the board, 3-0, with a field goal from Ka'imi Fairbairn.

Kareem Jackson steps in again with a big hit, setting up Jadeveon Clowney's first career fumble recovery.

Cornerback Kareem Jackson gives Houston its first sack of the year (and the first of his career) to end the Bengals' first possession of the game.

Well, it's official. Deshaun Watson makes his first NFL career start.

PRE-GAME

The Texans are sporting their "color rush" jerseys for their matchup against the Bengals.

Star defensive end J.J. Watt is getting loose for the game.

The Texans released their list of inactive players for Thursday night's game.

It's not just game day for Deshaun Watson, who is expected to make his first career start tonight.

It Texans Game Day!

TOP HEADLINES

SPOTLIGHT: Cushing suspension means big jump in store for Dylan Cole

PREVIEW: Texans look to continue recent domination over Bengals

READ: 5 key Texans players to watch against Cincinnati

INJURY UPDATE: Jeff Allen out with ankle injury, Greg Mancz in at right guard

INJURY UPDATE: C.J. Fiedorowicz placed on IR with concussion

ROSTER NEWS: Jaelen Strong back with Texans after serving suspension

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