Several injured Texans players are still day-to-day after sitting out of Sunday’s game at Tennessee.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak said Monday that cornerback
Joseph, Ball, right tackle
“They’re all making progress,” Kubiak said on Monday. “I think they’re all going to be a day-to-day process right now and then probably end-of-the-week decisions for us as a football team, but Brooks is still the one that has a ways to go.”
Aside from McCain, tight end
“Garrett has taken step one already today,” Kubiak said. “He’s doing much better. He was doing much better on the plane ride home. He has a four-, five-step phase as far as making it back from the concussion protocol. He’s through step one today and doing much better.”
Texans left tackle
“Duane is fine,” Kubiak said. “Duane just came out of the game with a bruised knee. He’s feeling fine today. All tests came out OK, so we’re moving forward and very lucky with Duane.”
The Texans will get back to practice on Thursday because of their upcoming Monday night game in Foxboro. The extra day off could help Joseph, James and some of the other players have a better chance of returning for a game that could ultimately decide the top seed in the AFC playoffs.