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Texans search for answers to jump start stagnant offense, get Fitzpatrick going

Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, left, fumbles as he is sacked for a 6-yard loos by Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks during the first quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, in Houston. Fitzpatrick recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, left, fumbles as he is sacked for a 6-yard loos by Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks during the first quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, in Houston. Fitzpatrick recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)  (The Associated Press)

The Houston Texans are back below .500 and searching for answers to fix their stagnant offense as they begin their bye week.

There also might be a quarterback controversy brewing.

Ryan Fitzpatrick for 203 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for Houston, but struggled to move the offense for most of the day in a 31-21 loss to Philadelphia.

Coach Bill O'Brien cautioned against placing too much blame on the journeyman quarterback when asked if he would consider a change at the position to spark the offense.

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