Houston Texans are rolling, but Brian Cushing's injury a worry

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  • Published: Oct. 9, 2012 at 04:37 a.m.
  • Updated: Oct. 9, 2012 at 08:32 a.m.

The Houston Texans escaped New York with a 23-17 victory over the New York Jets on Monday night, but it might have come at a heavy cost as star linebacker Brian Cushing left the game with an injury, and could be lost for the season.

Here's what else is on tap Tuesday:
Get a head start on the day's football buzz with "NFL AM" beginning at 6 a.m. ET on NFL Network. Today, Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson talks about the emotional scene after Sunday's dramatic comeback victory over the Green Bay Packers.
Was The Texans' narrow win over the Jets enough to keep Gary Kubiak's squad atop the NFL.com Power Poll? Find out, and see where our experts have your team ranked.
Elliot Harrison checks in with his detailed Power Rankings, breaking down all 32 NFL teams top to bottom.
It's never too early to think playoffs: Find out how your team fits into the postseason picture after Week 5.
Adam Schein takes a look at nine offseason moves that are paying off big so far.
Albert Breer's Inside the NFL notebook examines the Robert Griffin III concussion contretemps.

Daniel Jeremiah's QB Performance Report compares memorable games for Drew Brees and Andrew Luck.
Happy birthday to Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington, who turns 26 on Tuesday.
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