RTC: Whitney Mercilus poised for a jump

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Houston Texans

Second-year outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus is No. 25 on NFL.com’s list of players poised to make a leap in 2013, from Dan Hanzus.

Expectations of the Texans, from Stephanie Stradley of the Houston Chronicle blogs.

Indianapolis Colts

A look at centers who are candidates for the Indianapolis Colts' all-time team, from Mike Chappell of the Indianapolis Star. Not much debate here before Jeff Saturday is the guy.

A look at some players likely on the bubble for the Colts during training camp, from Kyle Rodriguez.

Jacksonville Jaguars

Shad Khan’s purchase of Fulham of the English Premiere League could be completed in time for the club’s season opener Aug. 17 at Sunderland, says Ryan O’Halloran.

What Khan's purchase of Fulham could mean for Jacksonville and the Jaguars, from Cole Pepper.

Tennessee Titans

Bernard Pollard is emphasizing togetherness for the Titans, off the field as well as on it, says Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.

How did the Titans run in the red zone in 2012? Well Chris Johnson’s success rate was just 44 percent, writes Tom Gower of Total Titans.