90 minutes from kickoff of Texans' preseason finale

We're about 90 minutes from kickoff of the Texans' preseason finale against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Reliant Stadium.

Last week against the Dallas Cowboys, the Texans' starters played almost a full three quarters. This Saturday, most of the Texans' starters won't play at all, and those that do won't be in for long with the exception of a couple of players still battling for spots.

The kicker competition between Kris Brown and Neil Rackres will come to a close after tonight's game. Texans coach Gary Kubiak says it's the toughest cut he'll have to make. That's one of my five things to watch for in tonight's game, along with Dan Orlovsky, the backup running backs, the competition for a starting spot at right guard and the potential emergence of a few diamonds in the rough.

Check out our live pregame show from the press box in just a few minutes on HoustonTexans.com. Drew Dougherty of Texans TV will host for 30 minutes, and I'll go on-air with him to discuss the aforementioned five things to watch as well as questions from fans on Twitter (@HoustonTexans) and Facebook (Facebook.com/HoustonTexans).

Here's a look at the field from up high in the press box:

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