RTC: Wade Phillips won respect quickly

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Houston Texans

The AFC South is the Texans' for the taking, writes Jerome Solomon.

The Texans are now preparing for Kerry Collins, says John McClain.

Wade Phillips’ reputation helped him get the team’s attention, says Jeffrey Martin.

Five key questions from McClain.

DeMeco Ryans is ready to go, says McClain.

McClain goes game-by-game and predicts the season.

Indianapolis Colts

Jim Tressel will start when the Colts get to their seventh game, says Phil Richards.

It will be strange to see someone other than Peyton Manning under center, says Mike Chappell.

Phillip. B. Wilson checked the obits and didn’t see the Colts.

Anthony Gonzalez and Blair While expect to be ready for the opener.

A defense of Donald Brown from Nick Pease.

Jacksonville Jaguars

Jaguars tackles Eugene Monroe and Eben Britton are handling the criticism, says Vito Stellino.

The Jaguars elected six captains, says Tania Ganguli.

Mike Lockley’s $20,000 fine will be taken out of his practice squad salary, says Tania Ganguli. To fine a guy making this little that much is ridiculous.

Tennessee Titans

Chris Johnson is now focused on football, says Jim Wyatt.

Undrafted corner Chris Hawkins got a late scare on cut day, says John Glennon.

Glennon looks at how the Titans schedule sets up early.