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Texans' Daniels game-time call vs. Bears Updated Nov 9, 2012
Texans coach Gary Kubiak says tight end Owen Daniels was "very limited' in practice with a back injury on Friday and could miss Sunday's game in Chicago.
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  • Texans’ season looks like Oilers’ run in 1991 Nov 9, 2012
    History repeats? We hope not. Or maybe we do. There are good and bad precedents in these parts for the Texans having reached midseason with a franchise-best 7-1 record. If you’re into omens, the parallels between this year and the 1991 season, the only
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  • Dreary Chicago forecast fails to dampen Texans’ outlook Nov 9, 2012
    It’s going to be cold, wet and gusty in the Windy City on Sunday night. That’s Bears weather, not Texans weather. But the Texans insist they can handle the elements even if they will be out of their element at Soldier Field. They want us to believe th
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  • Jaguars coach Mularkey is sticking with Blaine Gabbert if he's healthy Nov 9, 2012
    Jaguars coach Mike Mularkey plans to start quarterback Blaine Gabbert against the Houston Texans a week from Sunday if he's healthy after aggravating his left shoulder injury Thursday night. And Mularkey said that Gabbert won't get an MRI and he thinks …
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  • Final Word: AFC South Nov 9, 2012
    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 10: Rare matchup: The 7-1 Texans pay a visit to Soldier Field for a date with the 7-1 Bears on Sunday night. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, it’s just the fifth time since the merger that two teams with one or
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  • Peter King: Bears-Texans showdown likely to turn on a big defensive play Nov 9, 2012
    No two defenses have been tougher than the Bears and the Texans. That should make for a fascinating battle of wills when the two teams meet on Sunday, writes Peter King.
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  • McClain’s picks for Week 10: Texans won’t win in the Windy City Nov 9, 2012
    Week 10 games Houston (7-1) plus-11/2 at Chicago (7-1), Bears 20-16 NY Giants (6-3) minus-4½ at Cincinnati (3-5), Giants 23-20 Tennessee (3-6) plus-6 at Miami (4-4), Dolphins 24-17 Detroit (4-4) minus-2 at Minnesota (5-4), Vikings 27-24 Buffalo (3-5) pl…
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  • Arian Foster Is Vegan, Except For When He Eats Chicken

    When Arian Foster announced that he was switching to a Vegan diet this summer, the doubters appeared. "If this doesn't work, I'm going to kick your ass," teammate Brian Cushing told him. Is it even possible to consume the however many thousand…
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  • McClain: Bull’s-eye lands squarely on Bears’ Cutler Nov 9, 2012
    When the Texans tangle with the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on Sunday night, the primary goal for the offense will be to avoid a turnover for the third consecutive game and for the sixth time this season. The primary goal for the defense in the natio…
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  • Video - NFL Live Week 10 Picks 04:43

    NFL Live Week 10 Picks

    Nov 9
    Trey Wingo, Mark Schlereth, and Tedy Bruschi make their picks for Sunday's key matchups.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Texans vs. Bears 04:20

    'Playbook': Texans vs. Bears

    Nov 9
    Brian Baldinger, Sterling Sharpe and Donovan McNabb explain how the Chicago Bears defense will be able to stop the Houston Texans offense in Week 10.
  • Video - Bears X-Factor 03:00

    Bears X-Factor

    Nov 9
    Tom Waddle gives his keys for the Bears offense and defense this weekend against the Texans.
  • Video - Bears' Offense Gets Ready for Texans' Defense 02:02

    Bears' Offense Gets Ready for Texans' Defense

    Nov 9
    Lomas Brown and Prim Siripipat look at how the Bears' offense will match up with the Texans' defense.