A little more than a year ago,
when I was similarly scraping the bottom of the barrel for post ideas, I asked you what had to happen for you to consider the 2016 season a successful one for your Houston Texans. At the time, the plurality of those who voted defined success in 2016 as the Texans winning a playoff game. The Texans did just that, beating the Raiders in the Wild Card Round before falling to the Patriots in the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs.
A year later, with a rookie hope at QB (albeit one who may not see the field this year), I ask you anew: What would you consider a successful season for the Texans in 2017? A playoff appearance? A third consecutive division title? A single playoff victory? A berth in the AFC Championship Game? A conference championship game win and a Super Bowl appearance? Or are you one of those fans who believe there’s only one truly successful team each season, with the 31 other organizations all rendered runners-up?
Cast your vote in the poll below and discuss why you feel that way in the Comments.
What has to happen, at a minimum, for you to deem the Texans' 2017 campaign a success?
This poll is closed
The Texans have to win more games than they lose.
The Texans have to qualify for the NFL Playoffs.
The Texans have to win the AFC South.
The Texans have to win at least one playoff game.
The Texans have to appear in the AFC Championship Game.
The Texans have to appear in the Super Bowl.
The Texans have to win the Super Bowl.