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Texans linebacker Sharpton returns after a yearlong absence
chron.com Updated Nov 7, 2012
This time of year, football practice can be unadulterated drudgery, even for players on a team doing as well as the Texans. For long-sidelined linebacker Darryl Sharpton, however, the Texans’ workout Wednesday was an occasion worth celebrating.Share Tweet
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears star cornerback Charles Tillman might miss Sunday's game against the Houston Texans because of the pending birth of his daughter.Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 7, 2012NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee coach Mike Munchak says quarterback Jake Locker will start against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday barring any setbacks.Share TweetTexans coach Gary Kubiak said Monday that nose tackle Shaun Cody was day-to-day with “rib issues.” That’s a broad explanation, and technically not false. But it doesn’t quite do justice to the problem, either. According to Tania Ganguli of the HouShare Tweet
Connor Barwin pleased to see pro-gay rights votes in four stateschron.com Nov 7, 2012Texans outside linebacker Connor Barwin did a small celebratory fist pump when asked about the four states that had gay marriage-related ballot measures for vote yesterday. Voters in Maryland and Maine approved same-sex marriage while Washington appeare…Share Tweetchron.com Nov 7, 2012Nose tackle Shaun Cody, who has a rib issue, missed practice, as did tight end Owen Daniels, who underwent some tests on the back of his hip.Share TweetESPN.com Nov 7, 2012J.J. Watt is a 4-3 defensive end, but he doesn't stay in one spot for every snap. As Watt and the Texans prepare for Sunday night’s game against the Bears at Soldier Field, he told WSCR in Chicago that moving around the defensive front is one of the thiShare TweetThe Texans got tired of waiting on Trindon Holliday to replicate his preseason magic, and the Broncos were the beneficiaries. Holliday’s 105-yard kickoff return for a touchdown last week helped the Broncos beat the Bengals, and it earned Holliday AFC spShare TweetESPN.com Nov 7, 2012Reading the coverage… Houston Texans Danieal Manning is set on a businesslike visit Sunday when the Texans play in Chicago against his old team, says Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle. Gary Kubiak has had a close-up look at just how dangerous BrandShare TweetThe NFL’s two one-loss teams have at least one thing in common: Safety Danieal Manning has played for both of them. And when the Texans travel to Soldier Field on Sunday night, Manning will face the Chicago Bears for the first time. Via Tania GanguliShare Tweet
Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt ready to take on the Chicago BearsNov 7Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt joins "Around the League" to talk about this week's game with the Chicago Bears, being on the cover of Sports Illustrated and his comment to Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice.
Biggest threat to Texans in AFCNov 7What team is the biggest threat to the Houston Texans? Tom Waddle joins 'NFL Around the League' to debate.
Super Bowl preview?Nov 7Tom Waddle explains how the Houston Texans match up with the Chicago Bears in a battle of two 7-1 teams in Week 10.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: HOU-CHINov 7Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Texans-Bears