Texans Defeat Raiders: Oakland Drops the Ball In Comeback Attempt

Elias TrejoSenior Analyst IIOctober 3, 2010

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 26:  Quarterback Bruce Gradkowski #5 of the Oakland Raiders looks to pass during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 26, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona.  The Cardinals defeated the Raiders 24-23.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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The Houston Texans visit the Oakland Raiders today for a crucial, must win game for both teams.

The Raiders beat the Texans last time they met in Oakland 27-16 in 2008.

Quick injury updates:

The Andre Johnson-Nnamdi Asomugha matchup won't happen today as Johnson was a late scratch for Houston.

John Henderson will not play today for the Raiders. Other inactives for the Raiders are: Robert Gallery, Walter McFadden, Jeremy Ware, Travis Goethel, Ricky Brown, and Chaz Schilens.

Darrius Heyward-Bey and Louis Murphy are active and ready to do work.