New England Patriots vs Houston Texans

Football has returned for the preseason as the New England Patriots will take on the Houston Texans, on Thursday night, at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA.

Here we have the New England Patriots vs Houston Texans game live stream, date, time, preview, and how to watch the game for free online.

  • NFL Preseason 2023
  • Fixture: New England Patriots vs Houston Texans
  • Date: Thursday, August 10, 2023
  • Kick-off Time: 7:00 pm ET
  • Venue: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA

Patriots vs Texans Preview

The Houston Texans have named their rookie 2nd overall pick C J Stroud as a starting quarterback for this game, adding to the excitement of the preseason opener. They also picked the 3rd overall Will Anderson Jr. out of Alabama.

The Texans went 3-13-1 last season in the NFL to finish at the bottom of the AFC South. They will look for a fresh start this season with the new head coach DeMeco Ryans at the helm.

The Patriots aren’t expected to play their starters in this meeting. New England went 8-9 last year, finishing 3rd in the AFC East. They won just 2 of their final 7 games to miss out on the postseason.

The Patriots bolstered their squad in the offseason by signing TE Mike Gesicki (Miami Dolphins) and WR JuJu Smith-Schuster (Kansas City Chiefs).

Moreover, former Houston head coach Bill O’Brien will take charge as the offensive coordinator for the Patriots.


This will be the first meeting between the Texans and Patriots since Oct. 10, 2021. The New England Patriots won the game by 25-22 at NRG Stadium.

The two sides last met at a preseason game in August 2017, with the Texans winning by 27-23 at NRG Stadium.

How to watch the New England Patriots vs Houston Texans Game on TV?

  • NFL Network
  • Patriots Preseason Network
  • WBZ
  • CBS (all New England states, plus Alaska and Hawaii)

The preseason game between the Patriots and Texans will be live through NFL Network on TV. The live coverage will be at 7:00 pm ET.

Moreover, the Patriots Preseason Network and WBZ will also broadcast this game live.

How to Live Stream, Online

  • FuboTV
  • NFL+
  • Patriots App
  • NFL Game Pass

Fans can watch the New England Patriots vs Houston Texans game live stream for free on the Patriots App and

The preseason game will also be available on FuboTV. The Fubo pro pack comes at $74.99 per month and offers a 7-day free trial.

In Europe, NFL fans can watch this game on NFL Game Pass, and every preseason game will be available on the NFL Game Pass.

Can I Listen Live?

Yes. 98.5 The Sports Hub and SiriusXM (New England: 88, Houston: 380) will broadcast the coverage of this match live on the radio.

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