Texans, Saints Score Home Playoff Wins

By Dean Pantazi

Texans, Saints Score Home Playoff Wins

January 8, 2012 Updated Jan 8, 2012 at 12:53 AM EDT

UNDATED (Indiana's NewsCenter) - The Houston Texans and New Orleans Saints were impressive NFL Wildcard Game winners on Saturday.

Arien Foster ran for 153 yards and two touchdowns as Houston rolled past Cincinnati 31-10.

The Bengals' Andy Dalton threw three interceptions, one of which J.J. Watt took back for a touchdown for Houston, who will play at Baltimore next week.

In New Orleans, Drew Brees threw for 466 yards and three touchdowns as the Saints exploded in the second half, erasing a 14-10 halftime deficit in beating Detroit 45-28.

The Lions' Matthew Stafford threw for 380 yards himself and three touchdowns., two to Calvin Johnson who caught twelve passes for 211 yards.

New Orleans travels to San Francisco next week.

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