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Texans Look For Heisman Horsepower

Former Heisman winner Ron Dayne

The Houston Texans travel to Foxborough Mass for a showdown with the AFC East leading New England Patriots. Written off as just another team that didn't make the playoffs, the Texans hope to turn the tables on the 11 point favorite Patriots. The problem is, if they can't protect their quarterback, how do they score? That's where a former Heisman winner comes in.

Texans left tackle Ephraim Salaam learned firsthand why Ron Dayne has had so much success the past two weeks. Salaam said it's simple: Dayne hurts people.Last week when Dayne was rushing for one of his two touchdowns, Salaam tried to help."I almost broke my neck on one of those down by the goal line," Salaam said. "I tried to push him in, but I ran into him and my whole left side went... Recommended Stories

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