Watt , cornerback Kareem Jackson and receiver DeAndre Hopkins Watt has a sore back, Hopkins is sick and Jackson is still dealing with injuries to his torso that caused him to miss last week's game, Texans coach Gary Kubiak said. Watt and DeAndre Hopkins were among several Texans who missed practice Wednesday. Kareem Jackson was also out. Watt left the field for a few plays on Sunday against the Raiders. Watt expects to be fine for Sunday. Three important players were among those who did not practice on Wednesday for the Texans: defensive end J.J. One bit of good news for the Texans is that Mays appears ready to return after missing last week's game. He didn't want to go into the locker room, but the Texans' medical staff felt like a chiropractor could help him.