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Houston Texans Injury News: Duane Brown Returns To Practice

He's still not ready for live game action, but this is a bit of welcome news for Texans fans.

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Updating this story from Friday afternoon, where Bill O'Brien expressed some optimism that Duane Brown could suit up for the Texans' Week Five game against the Vikings, the Texans' starting left tackle returned to the practice field today.

While these situations are invariably fluid, Brown getting back on the field would seem to indicate that he could be protecting Brock Osweiler's blind side sooner rather than later.

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