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Titans center fined for block on J.J. Watt

Titans center fined for block on J.J. Watt

chron.com Updated Sep 19, 2013
Titans’ center Rob Turner was fined by the NFL for an illegal block on J.J. Watt during the Texans’ overtime win over Tennessee in Week 2. Turner was unhappy with the way Watt explained the play to the media. “I am a hard-nosed guy and that gets miscons…
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  • Kickers in question as Ravens-Texans matchup approaches

    Kickers in question as Ravens-Texans matchup approaches

    chron.com Sep 19, 2013
    By Mike Preston Maybe if it was a veteran kicker and he missed two field goals in the previous game, the concern wouldn’t be so great. But when it is Justin Tucker and it is only game No. 2 of his second season, there is a lot of interest. Tucker was sp…
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  • Wade Phillips: Brian Cushing’s tackling impact going unnoticed

    Wade Phillips: Brian Cushing’s tackling impact going unnoticed

    chron.com Sep 19, 2013
    Phillips says Brian Cushing has gotten a raw deal from press box stat crews, who have credited him with only two assists on tackles to go with his 14 solos. Based on comprehensive video reviews done by the Texans’ coaches, the inside linebacker has 16 s…
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  • Texans’ Ed Reed reflects on Baltimore return

    Texans’ Ed Reed reflects on Baltimore return

    chron.com ESPN.com Sep 19, 2013
    Ed Reed doesn’t know if he’ll make his Texans debut Sunday at Baltimore, and he’s expected to be a game-time decision for the third consecutive week. “I’m feeling a lot better and trying to push it a bit more to see exactly how I feel if I go full-throt…
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  • Texans' Johnson on course to play this week

    Texans' Johnson on course to play this week

    Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson is on schedule to play Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens.
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  • Can the Texans produce a league MVP?

    Can the Texans produce a league MVP?

    ESPN.com Sep 19, 2013
    Our Dan Graziano took a look at some potential MVP candidates and made sure to include players from every undefeated team. He ran into the issue that winning the league's MVP award is incredibly difficult for players who don't play quarterback or runnin…
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  • Kenny Britt: I have no regrets about my tweet

    Kenny Britt: I have no regrets about my tweet

    profootballtalk.com Sep 19, 2013
    Titans wide receiver Kenny Britt caused a stir earlier this week when he responded to being benched briefly during Sunday’s loss to the Texans by tweeting that the Titans were treating him the same way they treated tight end Jared Cook before letting Co…
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  • Video - Preview: Houston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens 03:22

    Preview: Houston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens

    Sep 19
    NFL Films previews the Week 3 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Baltimore Ravens.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: HOU-BAL 01:05

    Countdown Daily Prediction: HOU-BAL

    Sep 19
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Houston at Baltimore.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Texans at Ravens 00:46

    Inside Edge: Texans at Ravens

    Sep 19
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make your pick for Houston at Baltimore

Sports Columnists

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    Sep 19
    Greg Schiano, not Josh Freeman, is the Buccaneers' biggest problem, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
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    Sep 19
    John Clayton's First and 10: Andrew Luck leads the Colts against his former Stanford coach, John Harbaugh.
  • Don Banks: NFL Week 3 picks

    Sep 19
    Well, now I've gone and peaked too soon. Viewing things realistically, a 14-2 record in Week 2 means I have nowhere to go but down. And from the looks of this week's tricky schedule, I might be nose-diving like a submarine on its maiden voyage.
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    Sep 19
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