Reading the coverage: Opening night edition

Posted by ESPN.com’s Paul Kuharsky

At long last, opening night. Here's your mandatory reading for the day.

Houston Texans

  • Sunday reunites old USC pals Brian Cushing and Mark Sanchez, writes John McClain.

  • Andre Johnson thinks Super Bowl all the time, says Richard Justice.

  • Kevin Walter and Eugene Wilson did not practice Wednesday, according to McClain.

  • Matt Schaub says he’s ready to go, says McClain.

  • The Texans will try to force Sanchez to win it with his arm, says Alan Burge.

  • Five things that need to happen for the Texans to win the AFC South, from Burge.

  • People are picking the Texans, including Richard Justice.

Indianapolis Colts

Jacksonville Jaguars

Tennessee Titans