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chron.com Updated Dec 9, 2012Five questions entering Monday’s game against the Patriots 1. A lot of fans and media are saying this game is for home-field advantage in the playoffs. Why is that, considering both teams would have three games left? If the Texans upset the Patriots, thUpvote Share TweetHouston Texans tight end Garrett Graham, who practiced on a limited basis this week while recovering from a concussion, has been ruled out for Monday night's showdown with the New England Patriots.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 9, 2012If you see what looks like a really big high school football team in an airport or hotel lobby today, it might be the Houston Texans. Texans nose tackle Shaun Cody had a brainstorm, and the team decided to order up a bunch of letterman jackets. They’reUpvote Share Tweet
RTC: On Tom Moore assisting the TitansESPN.com Updated Dec 9, 2012Reading the coverage: Houston Texans J.J. Watt is reaching new altitude with his superb season, says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. His competition for defensive player of the year isn’t having a season for the ages the way he is. A scouting repUpvote Share Tweet
Blake Griffin Destroys Phoenix; O.J. Mayo Wins A Scoring Showdown With James Hardendimemag.com Updated Dec 9, 2012With talent comes the luxury of not always needing to play hard. For the Clippers, this is a gift and a curse. The only thing they’ve really been consistent with this year is being inconsistent, and despite a recent four-game winning streak, their recorUpvote Share Tweet
RT Derek Newton out for Monday, CB Alan Ball gametime decisionchron.com Updated Dec 9, 2012Joseph good to go; Newton, Reed out As expected, Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph was declared probable for Monday night’s game at New England. Right tackle Derek Newton and linebacker Brooks Reed are out. Although cornerback Alan Ball did not practicUpvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Falcons, Bears on downward spirals as postseason nears; more Sn…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a less-than-artistic Week 14 in the NFL.
Don Banks: Even with RGIII injury, 'Skins' special season stays on playoff…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins became relevant again that moment in early March when they swung the blockbuster trade for the St. Louis Rams' No. 2 draft pick, making the Heisman-winning Robert Griffin III a dream come true in burgundy.
Daily Dime: Lakers tumble againDec 10J.A. Adande on the Lakers outlook after falling to 9-12