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The Texans host the Chiefs into this week’s Sunday Night Football game. See who won’t be in action.

NFL: Houston Texans at Jacksonville Jaguars
Out again.
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It’s week five of the season, and a rotation of Texans and Chiefs are spending time on the training tables with various owwies and booboos.

So far G Kyle Fuller (hamstring), ILB Ben Heeney (knee), and CB Kevin Johnson (foot) have been ruled out and C Greg Mancz (knee) is questionable for the Texans. Other Texans getting a little extra attention from the trainers this week include CB Marcus Burley (knee), DE Christian Covington (knee), CB Kareem Jackson (hamstring), G Xavier Su’a-Filo (knee), S Andre Hal (ribs), Rb Jordan Todman (foot). DE J.J. Watt (finger), and OLB Whitney Mercilus (ankle).

The Chiefs are in better medical shape than we are. G Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (knee), LB Dee Ford (back), and C Mitch Morse (foot) are already ruled out. Only four other Chiefs needed extra time with the trainers: T Eric Fisher (back), DT Bennie Logan (knee), LB Kevin Pierre-Louis (groin) and QB Alex Smith (ankle).

Houston Texans Inactives

DB Treston Decoud (coach’s indifference)

G Kyle Fuller (hamstring)

ILB Ben Heeney (knee)

CB Kevin Johnson (foot)

WR Braxton Miller (coach’s indifference)

T Jah Reid (coach’s indifference)

DT Carlos Watkins (coach’s indifference)

Kansas City Chiefs Inactives

QB Tyler Bray (coach’s indifference)

WR Jehu Chesson (coach’s indifference)

G Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (knee)

LB Dee Ford (back)

C Mitch Morse (foot)

CB D.J. White (coach’s indifference)

LB Ramik Wilson (coach’s indifference)

Any concerns about the list?