DETROIT (AP) Houston linebacker Brooks Reed has left its game against the Detroit Lions with a groin injury and will not return.
DETROIT (AP) Detroit Lions offensive tackle Jeff Backus is inactive against the Houston Texans, ending his 186-game starting streak.
DETROIT (AP) The Houston Texans have put themselves in a position to be the NFL's first team to seal a spot in the playoffs and to move a step closer toward earning home-field advantage in the AF
HOUSTON (9-1) At DETROIT (4-6)
Thursday, 12:30 p.m., CBS
OPENING LINE - Texans by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Houston 7-3; Detroit 4-6
SERIES RECORD - Tied 1-1