Antonio Gates doubtful vs. Texans
Kicker Nate Kaeding is out with a groin injury. Linebacker Brandon Siler is doubtful with a foot injury. Linebacker Larry English is questionable with a foot problem. Wide receiver Richard Goodman is questionable with a hamstring injury.
John Clayton is a senior writer for ESPN.com.
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