Reading the coverage: Polians extended

Houston Texans

The Texans aren’t getting it done at the start or the finish of games, says Dale Robertson.

John Busing takes over for Eugene Wilson at safety as broken toes end Wilson’s season, says Robertson.

A sprained ankle cost DeMeco Ryans another practice, says Robertson.

The Texans' offense has slowed down.

Richard Justice wants the Texans to win to end the whining.

Indianapolis Colts

Jim Irsay has set up a plan for Chris Polian to eventually take over for Bill Polian, says Mike Chappell.

Peyton Manning’s been limited this week with a glute injury but his status for Sunday isn’t in doubt, says Chappell.

Phil Wilson’s matchup page.

John Oehser’s preview of Colts-Texans, in two pieces, here and here.

Dallas Clark blogged for the team site on Thanksgiving.

Matt Ellis is a Colts fan determined to show off his passion for the team, says Phil Richards.

Jacksonville Jaguars

The 49ers are allowing a ton of passing yardage, says Michael C. Wright.

It’s a homecoming game for Maurice Jones-Drew.

Jacksonville is trying to approach things as a business trip, says Vito Stellino.

Julius Williams will be the sixth starting defensive end for Jacksonville this season, says Wright.

Tennessee Titans

David Climer credits Mike Heimerdinger for thinking outside the box.

Justin Gage doesn’t look like he’s close to returning yet, say Jim Wyatt and Gary Estwick.

Comparing Chris Johnson to some great backs in history, from Terry McCormick.

Kurt Warner is always going to be part of Titans’ lore, says McCormick.

A Q&A with Alge Crumpler from Estwick.