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Cutler won't play versus 49ers; Campbell to start

Cutler won't play versus 49ers; Campbell to start

CNNSI.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will miss Monday's game at San Francisco because of a concussion.
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  • Schaub driven to succeed after 2011 injury

    Schaub driven to succeed after 2011 injury

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    On a number of summer mornings, bright and early with the humidity rising and heat in full force, Matt Schaub and Andre Johnson met at Reliant Stadium to carpool to the University of Houston for offseason workouts. That is where the 2012 Texans’ season
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  • Despite records, Cowboys to get TV billing over Texans on Sunda…

    Despite records, Cowboys to get TV billing over Texans on Sunday

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    Despite records, Cowboys to get TV billing over Texans on Sunday Houston Chronicle Copyright 2012 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 7:53 p.m., Friday, November 16, …
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  • Texans vs Jags Q&A with CD, OTF and Dan

    Texans vs Jags Q&A with CD, OTF and Dan

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    Q’s and A’s on the Texans — Jaguars Game with Crimedog, OTF and Dan P There is a certain mindset with football coaches and to a lesser extent with the football players that they will never admit that a coming game is a pushover. This is the kind of
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  • RB Ben Tate out for third straight week

    RB Ben Tate out for third straight week

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    Another week went by without Texans running back Ben Tate making significant progress with his hamstring injury. Texans coach Gary Kubiak declared Tate out for Sunday’s game on Friday. This makes it the third consecutive game Tate has missed with the ha
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  • Jaguars Q&A with Alfie Crow, photoshop mischief, plus stats…

    Jaguars Q&A with Alfie Crow, photoshop mischief, plus stats of the week

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    The Sunday Jaguars — Texans game is themed “Deep Steel Sunday.”  The Texans want their fans to come to the game wearing blue. I know some folks think this is cheesy, but I have to say I like when the stadium looks all one color. And dark blue is...
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  • McClain’s picks for Week 11: Heavily-favored Texans will roll o…

    McClain’s picks for Week 11: Heavily-favored Texans will roll over lowly Jags

    chron.com Nov 16, 2012
    Week 11 games Jacksonville (1-8) plus-15 at Houston (8-1), Texans 27-13 Arizona (4-5) plus-10 at Atlanta (8-1), Falcons 30-17 Cleveland (2-7) plus-8 at Dallas (4-5), Cowboys 27-17 Green Bay (6-3) minus-3½ at Detroit (4-5), Packers 30-27 Cincinnati (4-5)…
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  • RTC: Pondering Luck's neard (neck beard)

    RTC: Pondering Luck's neard (neck beard)

    ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    Reading the coverage … Houston Texans Gary Kubiak knows what his coaches and players can do and makes room for them to do it, says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Ben Tate and Darryl Sharpton are close to returning to action, says the Chronicle.
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  • Texans assistant Bill Kollar back on the job after blood clots

    Texans assistant Bill Kollar back on the job after blood clots

    profootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012
    On Sunday, some shortness of breath signaled a bigger problem for Texans defensive line coach Bill Kollar, as he was taken to the hospital with blood clots in his lungs and calves. By Thursday, he was back on the job. “We had a great win and I’m alive
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans 04:07

    'Playbook': Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans

    Nov 16
    The "Playbook" crew discusses Houston Texans QB Matt Schuab's passer rating, LB Connor Barwin's impact on the Texans defense and the struggles of the Jaguars offensive line.

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  • Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…

    Nov 16
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
  • Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary Bettman

    Nov 16
    Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.