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Watt could be facing fine, should have been flagged for Staffor…

Watt could be facing fine, should have been flagged for Stafford hit

profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 25, 2012
Late in regulation of Thursday’s game between the Texans and the Lions, Houston defensive end J.J. Watt put his helmet into the chest of Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford.  Watt’s helmet slid up and popped Stafford in the chin. During Friday’s e
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  • Saints DT Brodrick Bunkley kicks 49ers OL Alex Boone in the hea…

    Saints DT Brodrick Bunkley kicks 49ers OL Alex Boone in the head, is ejected from game

    yahoo.com Nov 25, 2012
    With all the folderol about whether Ndamukong Suh did or did not kick Matt Schaub in the man-parts during the Houston Texans' overtime win over the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving day, the move that New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley put…
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  • In Texans’ playoff chase, only mystery is seeding

    In Texans’ playoff chase, only mystery is seeding

    chron.com Nov 25, 2012
    Do not expect the Texans to talk about the playoffs before they clinch a second consecutive postseason appearance. But just because they won’t discuss the playoffs doesn’t mean the rest of us can’t. It’s that time of the year, right? Clinching ano
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  • Pagano could be ahead of schedule for return to sideline

    Pagano could be ahead of schedule for return to sideline

    profootballtalk.com Nov 25, 2012
    On several occasions, Colts interim coach Bruce Arians has said that head coach Chuck Pagano could return from leukemia treatments by the final game of the regular season, on December 30 at home against the Texans. Pagano could be back sooner than that.…
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  • Source: Challenge tweak is unlikely in-season

    Source: Challenge tweak is unlikely in-season

    ESPN.com Nov 25, 2012
    The NFL is not expected to change the challenge flag rule that came into play in the Detroit Lions-Houston Texans Thanksgiving Day game this season but is expected to do so this offseason, according to a league official.
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  • Suh’s review will take place on Monday, but has the NFL already…

    Suh’s review will take place on Monday, but has the NFL already ruled against him?

    yahoo.com Nov 25, 2012
    In the first quarter of the Houston Texans' 34-31 Thanksgiving overtime win over the Detroit Lions, Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh either intentionally or inadvertently kicked Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin as he was being pulled to t…
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  • RTC: Sacks still an issue for Jaguars

    RTC: Sacks still an issue for Jaguars

    ESPN.com Nov 25, 2012
    Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans Is the Texans' defense the one that smothered the Bears in Chicago, or the one that gave up a ton of passing yards in wins over Jacksonville and at Detroit? John McClain of the Houston Chronicle explores the quest…
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