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How will Texans do in 2014?
After a murky 2013 season, things are getting a little clearer for the Houston Texans. On Tuesday they reportedly agreed to hire Penn State's Bill O'Brien to be their next head coach. This came two days after the team clinched the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft by losing its 14th straight game. Few can argue the Texans don't have some key pieces. Will they, plus the newcomers, add up to a winning season in 2014?
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Is coaching hazardous to health?
Recent health scares to Denver Broncos coach John Fox and former Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak have shone a light on the job's rigors. And to little surprise -- this is, after all, a position that requires seemingly endless hours of work and amounts of stress, both of which are rewarded with constant public scrutiny. Then again, in today's working world, most students and professionals face a taxing level of stress at times. How bad do football coaches really have it?