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Notes: Injuries leave little depth at inside linebacker and mor…

Notes: Injuries leave little depth at inside linebacker and more

chron.com Updated Jan 2, 2013
By Tania Ganguli and Dale Robertson Dobbins may join sidelined ILBs The Texans couldn’t be thinner at inside linebacker heading into the playoffs. A day after the team put Darryl Sharpton on injured reserve, defensive coordinator Wade Phillips admitted
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  • BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Jordy Nelson headline initial injury rep…

    BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Jordy Nelson headline initial injury reports for Wild Card Weekend

    yahoo.com Jan 2, 2013
    Cincinnati Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis returned to practice on Wednesday after missing Sunday's regular season finale with a hamstring he injured during pregame warmups. Green-Ellis hopes to be healthy enough to play against the Houston T…
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  • Texans-Bengals rematch a hotter ticket than 2012 matchup

    Texans-Bengals rematch a hotter ticket than 2012 matchup

    chron.com Jan 2, 2013
    According to a ticket distribution website, Texans fans can go to Saturday’s game against the Bengals for a cheaper price than any regular-season contest. For the Texans’ eight games at Reliant Stadium, the average rate was $312.48. The current averag
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  • Texans vs Colts Post Mortem with OneTexFan, Dan P. and CD

    Texans vs Colts Post Mortem with OneTexFan, Dan P. and CD

    chron.com Jan 2, 2013
    Join us for our Playoff party this Saturday!! When: Saturday, January 5th at 3:00 pm Where: American Legion Hall 3720 Alba Rd Houston, Texas 77018 Website: Free food and cheap drinks!! Hope to see as many of you as we can cram into the place!! • • •
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  • Vontae Davis is the AFC defensive player of the week

    Vontae Davis is the AFC defensive player of the week

    profootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013
    For Vontae Davis, the 2012 season started with a trade from the Dolphins to the Colts. It ended with a defensive player of the week award. Davis was named the AFC’s defensive player of the week for Week 17, after having two interceptions in the Colts’
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  • RTC: T.Y. Hilton keeps finding big plays

    RTC: T.Y. Hilton keeps finding big plays

    ESPN.com Jan 2, 2013
    Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans The Texans have a bad draw in the streaking Bengals, says Dale Robertson of the Houston Chronicle. Andre Johnson said Cincinnati’s defense is “probably the most talented we’ve faced this season.” The defense
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  • Streaking Bengals a tough draw for slumping Texans

    Streaking Bengals a tough draw for slumping Texans

    chron.com Jan 2, 2013
    The net result of the Texans’ late-season slide was the worst possible playoff draw, starting Saturday against Cincinnati. Forget the looming hurdles Tom Brady’s Patriots and Peyton Manning’s Broncos present. The Bengals, who must be dealt with firs
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  • Video - Reiss' P.A.T. 04:10

    Reiss' P.A.T.

    Jan 2
    In this week's edition of P.A.T., Field Yates fills in and speaks with the Patriots' Chandler Jones.
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Power Of Momentum 00:58

    Blogger Blitz: Power Of Momentum

    Jan 2
    AFC South blogger Paul Kuharsky talks about how momentum is playing a role for both the Colts and Texans
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: CIN-HOU 01:12

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: CIN-HOU

    Jan 2
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Bengals-Texans

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry J. Byrne: Momentum means a lot in the playoffs, but who has it?

    Jan 2
    The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks enter the 2012 postseason red hot and razor sharp. If momentum matters, they're heading for a collision course in New Orleans.
  • Ray Lewis retires -- Ravens linebacker among five best defensive players e…

    Jan 2
    Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis won't be easily replaced by Baltimore or the NFL at large.