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BREAKING NEWS: Ryan Mallett Will Miss Rest Of Season

It appears Ryan Mallett's pectoral injury is a season-ender. Read on for the reports and more at Battle Red Blog.

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Unfortunately, the Houston Texans and Ryan Mallett are apparently facing the worst-case scenario as it pertains to Mallett's pectoral injury. John McClain tweets:

Mark Berman follows up:

This is obviously awful news for both the Texans and Mallett, especially for the latter, having finally gotten his chance to start and in a contract year.  We'll have plenty of time to discuss how this impacts both the team and the player going forward. In the meantime, here's wishing Ryan Mallett a full recovery.

Bill O'Brien will now have to guide his squad through the remaining five games of the 2014 regular season with either Ryan Fitzpatrick or Tom Savage under center.

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