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Fox “on track” as he recovers from heart surgery

Fox “on track” as he recovers from heart surgery

profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 5, 2013
Serious health situations for a pair of NFL coaches have yielded good news, so far. With Texans coach Gary Kubiak released from a hospital today after suffering a transient ischemic attack during Sunday night’s game against the Colts, Broncos coach John…
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  • Are the Colts emerging as a power?

    Are the Colts emerging as a power?

    ESPN.com Nov 5, 2013
    Andrew Luck, team's ability to win close games, have allowed Colts to knock off three playoff-caliber teams.
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  • Analysis: In the N.F.L., Even the Strong Have Weaknesses

    Analysis: In the N.F.L., Even the Strong Have Weaknesses

    nytimes.com Nov 5, 2013
    After nine weeks, 25 teams have lost at least three games. The other seven teams are the top contenders for the Super Bowl, but each has an Achilles’ heel to hide.
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  • Texans looking at a few kickers

    Texans looking at a few kickers

    profootballtalk.com Nov 5, 2013
    Randy Bullock missed three field goals in the Texans’ 27-24 loss to the Colts on Sunday night, which is exactly the sort of thing that can lead to a kicker losing his job. The Texans are certainly open to the notion of replacing Bullock. John McClain of…
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  • Roughing the punter reviewable after all

    Roughing the punter reviewable after all

    ESPN.com Nov 5, 2013
    INDIANAPOLIS -- It's a good thing the no call on what should have been a roughing the kicker penalty in the first half of their game against the Houston Texans didn't cost the Indianapolis Colts the game Sunday night. Colts punter Pat McAfee managed to …
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  • Video - NFL Nation Buzz: Colts 00:33

    NFL Nation Buzz: Colts

    Nov 5
    ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells grades the team at the midpoint and looks at the strength of the second-half schedule, the offensive line and receiver positions.
  • Video - Pacers Remain Perfect 01:25

    Pacers Remain Perfect

    Nov 5
    Paul George's double-double helped the Pacers beat the Pistons 99-91.

Sports Columnists

  • John Clayton's mailbag -- Offensive line depth lacking

    Nov 5
    Clayton's mailbag: The league needs to address its offensive line shortage, a growing problem.
  • Don Banks: NFL Midseason Report: 2013

    Nov 5
    We're a stickler about these things, but Week 9 concluding means 133 of the NFL's 256 regular-season games (52 percent) are history, giving us a suitable spot to stop and reflect on the first half of 2013. You know the drill. Midseason review time. ...
  • Chicago Bears should play it safe with Jay Cutler

    Nov 5
    The Chicago Bears should avoid the risk of playing against Ndamukong Suh and sit Jay Cutler for another week.
  • Buzz That Was: Queasy feeling in Green Bay

    Nov 5
    Three more weeks without Aaron Rodgers? That prospect likely had Packers fans calling in sick this morning after they watched Seneca Wallace lose the battle of the backup QBs to the Bears on Monday Night Football.