Texans

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CINCINNATI (10-6) At HOUSTON (12-4)

Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ET, NBC

OPENING LINE - Texans by 5

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Cincinnati 9-6-1; Houston 9-7

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CINCINNATI (AP) Michael Johnson towers over blockers at 6-foot-7. At 6-foot-1, Geno Atkins often gets dwarfed on the line. Domata Peko is gregarious.

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Aaron Rodgers has won a Super Bowl and an MVP award. Joe Flacco has been to the playoffs in all five of his pro seasons.

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HOUSTON (AP) Matt Schaub missed Houston's 2011 playoff run with an injured foot.

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots don't know yet who they'll face in their playoff opener.

But they do have firsthand knowledge about all three potential opponents.

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