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Are Jaguars catching Texans at right time?

Are Jaguars catching Texans at right time?

jacksonville.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 12, 2012
There might not be a good time to play the 8-1 Houston Texans this season. But if there is a good time, it could be this week as the Texans are coming off an emotional 13-6 Sunday night victory over the Chicago Bears that stamped Houston as a prime Supe…
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  • Kubiak has plenty of praise for 8-1 team; Hospitalized assistan…

    Kubiak has plenty of praise for 8-1 team; Hospitalized assistant to return to Houston Tuesday

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    One day after the Texans defeated Chicago 13-6 at Soldier Field, coach Gary Kubiak was generous in passing out praise for a job well done. Running back Arian Foster carried 29 times for 102 yards. His diving 2-yard touchdown catch was the only non-field…
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  • Brian Urlacher doesn’t care if people don’t like him congratula…

    Brian Urlacher doesn’t care if people don’t like him congratulating opponents

    Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher left Sunday night’s game impressed by the Texans.  Urlacher called running back Arian Foster a “bad ass” after the game was over and congratulated Texans safety Danieal Manning after Manning intercepted Jay Cutler in
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  • Hapless Jaguars up next for Texans

    Hapless Jaguars up next for Texans

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    With so many things going wrong all season long, Jaguars coach Mike Mularkey did something unlike himself Thursday night. The normally even-keeled Mularkey threw his clipboard onto the field, furious at what he thought was an un-reviewed touchdown on a …
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  • Bears fans get married at tailgate before team’s disastrous los…

    Bears fans get married at tailgate before team’s disastrous loss

    yahoo.com Nov 12, 2012
    The Chicago Bears' loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday was not a game most Bears fans want to remember. Jay Cutler and Shea McClellin left with concussions. The team turned the ball over four times in the first half. It was cold, rainy, and it halted t…
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  • NFL clears Bears handling of Jay Cutler on Sunday night

    NFL clears Bears handling of Jay Cutler on Sunday night

    While Texans linebacker Tim Dobbins argues that the NFL should pass on fining him for hitting Bears quarterback Jay Cutler in the helmet on Sunday night, the league is reportedly investigating another part of Cutler’s night. Cutler remained in the game,
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  • Texans 13, Bears 6: How much do you

    Texans 13, Bears 6: How much do you

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    In past years, the Texans have had plenty of style-points offensive performances without wins in the end, so I am quite fine with their beautifully ugly win over the Bears. Not only did they get the win, but Wade Phillips won the internet with his post.…
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  • RTC: Pride triggered Titans' big day

    RTC: Pride triggered Titans' big day

    ESPN.com Nov 12, 2012
    Reading the coverage... Houston Texans It made “editorial sense” to compare these Bears to the Super Bowl shufflers, but Sunday night’s shutdown of Chicago is what the Texans do, says Jerome Solomon of the Houston Chronicle. These Texans are hardly
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  • Texans win without defensive line coach

    Texans win without defensive line coach

    Before Sunday night’s impressive 13-6 win over the Bears in a rainy and windy Soldier Field, Texans defensive line coach Bill Kollar wasn’t feeling well. As explained by Mark Berman of FOX 26 in Houston, Kollar became ill.  He was taken to a local ho
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  • Arian Foster earned Brian Urlacher’s respect

    Arian Foster earned Brian Urlacher’s respect

    If you want to earn the respect of a hard-hitting defense, you have to be hard-hitting yourself. So it was no surprise the Bears were impressed with Texans running back Arian Foster last night. “He’s a bad ass,” Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher said,
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  • Don Banks: Texans prove they're ready for the elements

    Don Banks: Texans prove they're ready for the elements

    CNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012
    CHICAGO -- Covering a Ravens-Texans game last month on a beautiful sun-splashed Sunday afternoon in Houston, I couldn't help but notice the powers that be elected to keep the roof at Reliant Stadium closed, even though the weather couldn't have been muc…
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  • Danieal Manning has happy homecoming

    Danieal Manning has happy homecoming

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    Try as he did to insist that it was, this was not any other game for Texans safety Danieal Manning. This was a game in which the opposing team’s legendary linebacker, Brian Urlacher, gave him a thumbs up after Manning intercepted a pass. This was a game
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  • Tough night, but Matt Schaub happy with end result

    Tough night, but Matt Schaub happy with end result

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    By Jack McCarthy CHICAGO - Texans quarterback Matt Schaub struggled at times and was intercepted twice, yet he walked away from muddy Soldier Field with big smile on his face Sunday. Winning eases many ills, and the Texans’ 13-6 victory over the Bears
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  • Grading the Texans: Week 10

    Grading the Texans: Week 10

    chron.com Nov 12, 2012
    QB: C- Playing in difficult conditions against a terrific defense, Matt Schaub threw two interceptions and one touchdown pass was the difference in victory and defeat. His 95 yards and 42.9 rating were his worst of the season. RB: A- This may have been …
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Texans Are Right On Track 02:35

    NFL32OT: Texans Are Right On Track

    Nov 12
    Episode 222: Wendi Nix and Antonio Pierce discuss whether the Texans can be Super Bowl contenders. John Clayton breaks down Mike Shanahan's future with the Redskins. The NFL32 crew discuss the Giants loss to the Bengals.
  • Video - Houston Texans postgame press conference 02:41

    Houston Texans postgame press conference

    Nov 12
    Texans react following game with Bears

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    Nov 12
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  • Don Banks: Texans prove they're ready for the elements

    Nov 12
    CHICAGO -- Covering a Ravens-Texans game last month on a beautiful sun-splashed Sunday afternoon in Houston, I couldn't help but notice the powers that be elected to keep the roof at Reliant Stadium closed, even though the weather couldn't have been muc…