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Texans, with Watt and Clowney, await Falcons

Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney points to the sideline during an NFL football training camp practice Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt feels as if he gets asked about playing with Jadeveon Clowney every day.

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Palmer leads late rally, Bears beat Jaguars 20-19

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall runs off the field after the Bears' 20-19 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in an NFL preseason football game in Chicago, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Jay Cutler figures he won’t know who his backup quarterback is until the Chicago Bears wrap up the preseason.

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Jags’ Henne, Bortles sharp in 20-19 loss to Bears

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne (7) passes in the first half an NFL preseason football game in Chicago, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

CHICAGO (AP) — Chad Henne did all he could to keep the starting quarterback job with the Jacksonville Jaguars. First-round pick Blake Bortles was about as good.

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Big inning carries Red Sox to 9-4 win over Astros

Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez tags out Houston Astros' Jake Marisnick, who tried to score on a fly out to right field by Jose Altuve, during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Dustin Pedroia’s two-run double capped a seven-run sixth inning Thursday night that sent the Boston Red Sox to their fourth straight win, 9-4 over the Houston Astros.

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Rangers ace Darvish has mild elbow inflammation

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) looks on from the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. The Rangers announced before the start of the game that Darvish was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. Tampa Bay won 10-1. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rangers ace Yu Darvish has mild right elbow inflammation that isn’t a long-term concern, although there is no timetable for his return to the Texas rotation.

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