Reading the coverage: Allen apologized to Schaub

Posted by ESPN.com's Paul Kuharsky

As it pours in Nashville, I'm making it rain stories from around the AFC South ...

Houston Texans

  • The Chronicle's matchup page.

  • Jerome Solomon says Gary Kubiak's job could hinge on the season's second half.

  • Bart Scott says the Ravens have to worry more about Steve Slaton, says Megan Manfull.

  • Xavier Adibi will get worked in on defense, writes Manfull.

  • Houston cameraman Doug Biggers recorded Jared Allen apologizing to Matt Schaub after the Texans-Vikings game, according to John McClain.

  • Deep inside the numbers is some good news, suggests Richard Justice.

Indianapolis Colts

Jacksonville Jaguars

  • Jack Del Rio and Mike Peterson are scheduled to sit down and hash things out today, according to Michael C. Wright.

  • Gene Frenette says the soap opera needs a quick conclusion.

  • Matt Jones wonders when Joey Porter became commissioner, says Vito Stellino.

  • The Lions have dealt with disappointment more than the Jaguars.

  • Cole Pepper says the Del Rio-Mike Peterson incident is the Jaguars' watershed moment.

Tennessee Titans

  • Chris Johnson is coming off his most well-rounded game yet, says Gary Estwick.

  • Another look at CJ from Terry McCormick.

  • Jevon Kearse will appeal a $7,500 fine for a horse-collar tackle of Aaron Rodgers, according to Jim Wyatt.

  • The undefeated Titans are built just the way Jeff Fisher likes, writes John McClain.

  • Justin Gage returns to Chicago as a different player than he was for the Bears, writes McCormick.