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Texans' Clowney (knee) inactive vs. Steelers

Texans' Clowney (knee) inactive vs. Steelers

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour ago
Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is inactive for Monday night's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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    pittsburghlive.com Oct 18 (yesterday)
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    pittsburghlive.com steelersgab.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)
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    ESPN.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)
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    steelersgab.com Oct 17 (3 days ago)
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