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, who is out dealing with injuries to his right ankle and foot, and will try to help the Houston Texans snap a four-game losing streak.
"We're struggling, and we're looking for a spark," coach Gary Kubiak said. "I think he deserves an opportunity to go out there. It's a tough place to play. It's a tough place to get your first start and all that good stuff. But I'm not sending him out there by himself. I'm sending him out there with his football team and the guys understand that."