Texans coach Gary Kubiak said that Chris Brown will see limited snaps against the Patriots this week.
Chris Brown ran just three times for two yards and caught two passes for four yards against St. Louis in Week 15.
Chris Brown rushed just three times for seven yards against the Seahawks in Week 14.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak confirmed Wednesday that Chris Brown is the team's new starting tailback.
With Steve Slaton on injured reserve, Chris Brown is the Texans' probable starting tailback in the final four weeks.
Chris Brown ran for just 15 yards and a touchdown on six carries, and caught two balls for 11 yards in the Texans' Week 13 loss.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak announced Friday that Chris Brown will start at running back over Steve Slaton in Week 13.
Chris Brown totaled 56 yards and one touchdown on 11 carries and caught three passes for 20 yards in Week 12 against the Colts.
Texans beat writer John McClain speculates that Chris Brown could start against the Colts Sunday.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak attributed Chris Brown's extra playing time Monday night to his ability to hold onto the football and pick up blitzes in previous weeks.
Chris Brown ran the ball 11 times for 36 yards in Week 11.
Chris Brown ran seven times for 22 yards and caught two passes for seven yards in the Texans' Week 8 win.
Chris Brown had just four carries for 15 yards and caught a four-yard pass in the Texans' Week 7 victory.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak heaped praise on backup RB Chris Brown Monday.