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Game blog: Texans @ Jaguars

From the press box - 2:55 p.m. ESTGoing down to the field to prepare for postgame coverage. Follow the rest of the rest of the action with Nick Scurfield's **game story** on

From the press box - 2:45 p.m. ESTSchaub-to-Andre Johnson for a 1-yard td pass makes it 23-18 Jacksonville. The 2-point try was unsuccessful. 4:01 left in the game.

From the press box - 2:24 p.m. ESTMario Williams gets a sack with 12:59 remaining in the game.

From the press box - 2:17 p.m. ESTKris Brown was good from 32 yards out, and his field goal made it 23-12 Jaguars, and that's the score through three quarters.

From the press box - 1:59 p.m. ESTAnother Scobee field goal makes it 23-9 Jaguars with 4:33 left in the 3rd quarter.

From the press box - 1:44 p.m. ESTMario Williams and Zac Diles combine to sack David Garrard for a safety. 20-9 Texans trail with 12:26 left in 3rd, but they get the ball back.

From the press box - 1:23 p.m. ESTThe Jaguars answered the Texans' touchdown drive with a possession that went nine plays and was capped by a 46-yard Josh Scobee field goal. It's 20-7 Jacksonville at the half.

From the press box - 1:13 p.m. ESTA Chris Brown 8-yard touchdown run capped off a 10-play, 82-yard drive that lasted 1:56. Texans are down 17-7 with 1:56 left in 1st half.

From the press box - 1:08 p.m. ESTMatt Schaub is back on the field and moving the Texans' offense down the field.

From the press box - 12:46 p.m. ESTThe Texans trail the Jags 10-0 after a David Garrard-to-Nate Hughes 35 yard touchdown pass. 14:08 remaining in 1st half.

From the press box - 12:41 p.m. ESTAt the end of the 1st quarter, the Texans trail Jacksonville 3-0. Jags held the ball for 10:39, to just 4:21 for the Texans. Grossman, in for the injured Schaub, is 1-for-5 for 7 yards.

From the press box - 12:32 p.m. ESTSchaub out with a left shoulder injury and his return is questionable.

From the press box - 12:24 p.m. ESTSchaub left the playing field. The Texans' defense forced a pair of 4th downs on the Jags' second drive. On 4th-and-Goal inside the 1-yard line, Maurice Jones-Drew got stonewalled by the D. HUGE!!!!

From the press box - 12:16 p.m. ESTMatt Schaub was sacked on the Texans' 1st play on offense and left the field injured. Rex Grossman is in at QB. His pass attempt on 3rd-and-long was tipped and picked off by Anthony Smith.

From the press box - 12:09 p.m. ESTA 47-yd reception by Marcedes Lewis was the key play of the Jags' opening drive. The Texans' D got to David Garrard for a sack and held Jacksonville to a 51-yard FG. 8-play, 48 yards, 4:16 was the drive. 3-0 Jags with 10:44 left in 1st quarter.

From the press box - 12:02 p.m. ESTThe Texans will kick off to start the game.

From the press box - 11:03 a.m. EST
Here are the inactives and starting lineup changes for today's Texans at Jaguars game. Kickoff is at 1 p.m. EST.

Inactives - Texans:
7 QB Dan Orlovsky (3QB) 12 WR Jacoby Jones 20 RB Steve Slaton 29 CB Glover Quin 38 CB Mark Parson 42 S Brian Russell 70 G Tutan Reyes 97 DT Frank Okam

Starting lineup change - Texans:
Chris Brown will start at running back for Slaton. Jacques Reeves will start at CB for Quin. Glenn Martinez will return punts.

Inactives - Jaguars
19 WR Tiquan Underwood
27 CB Rashean Mathis
37 S Sean Considine
38 CB Brian Witherspoon
65 G Kynan Forney
70 OL Paul McQuistan
90 DE Julius Williams
93 DT Greg Peterson

Starting lineup changes - Jaguars:
Quentin Groves will start at DE for Julius Williams. Tyron Brackenridge will start at CB for Rashean Mathis.

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From the press box - 10:47 a.m. ESTOur pregame slideshow is up. Check it out by clicking **here**.

From the press box - 9:14 a.m. ESTIt's a sunny day here in north Florida and the team has arrived at Jacksonville Municipal Stadium. We're set up in the press box and ready to go for today's contest.

Wide receiver Jacoby Jones is **out for today's game**.

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