The Cowboys will wrap up the by hosting the tonight at 7.

Here is what you need to know about the Texans:

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Houston recently named veteran Brian Hoyer the starting over Ryan Mallett. Hoyer threw for over 3,000 yards with the Browns last season.

While he will not have Arian Foster to work with to start the season, pick Jaelen Strong and third-year receiver solidify the Houston .

Defensively, the team looks to be even better after ranking seventh in PPG allowed last season. Getting through a healthy season is their focus, to anchor a that also features Vince Wilfork and J.J Watt.

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HOUSTON, TX – DECEMBER 22: #99 of the Houston Texans enters the field before the game against the at Reliant Stadium on December 22, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

This ferocious front will help a young that includes first-round pick Kevin Johnson.

They say iron sharpens iron, and that just might be the case for the Texans when they face off against the Cowboys for one final tune up – with expectations high for 2015.