Teeing up Texans-Patriots, Round 2

Updated: January 6, 2013, 2:00 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

Time to break out the rackets again. The Houston Texans are coming back to town.

In the days leading up to the highly anticipated Dec. 10 game between the visiting Texans and New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium, the Patriots used rackets at practice to simulate the disruptive reach of defensive lineman J.J. Watt.

Then they swatted the Texans in a 42-14 blowout few saw coming.

The teams will meet again Jan. 13 in the divisional round of the AFC playoffs, the Texans ...

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