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Jaguars come off bye with Texans waiting

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(Stephen Morton / Associated Press)

The storyline
The lack of consistent play from the defense makes both of these teams seem more like pretenders than contenders, yet here they are playing what could be a meaningful game in mid-November.

Why you should watch
This could be an entertaining game, but if you're interested in sound secondary play, turn the other way and cough. A must-win game for both teams if they are to put together a playoff resume (though I don't see either of them hitting those heights).

Did you know?
The Texans lead the NFL in rushing touchdowns with 12. ... Houston's Andre Johnson has 76 career receptions against Jacksonville, his highest total vs. any opponent. ... The Jaguars have won three consecutive home games against the Texans. ... Rashean Mathis holds the all-time franchise record for interceptions with 29.

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