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Tonight’s game

Houston (4-0) at N.Y. Jets (2-2)

When: 8:30, ESPN

The skinny: Texans appearing on Monday Night Football for just fifth time and have just one win. ... Texans have never beaten Jets, including 0-3 against them on road. ... Victory would make Texans first pro football team in Houston to start 5-0 since the Gamblers of the USFL in 1985. ... Houston looking for second five-game winning streak in team history. ... QB Matt Schaub has led Texans to victory in each of his last eight starts. ... WR Andre Johnson 76 yards receiving shy of 10,000 for his career, and would become sixth-fastest player to accomplish feat, doing it in 127th game. ... RB Arian Foster needs 23 yards rushing to reach 3,500 for his career. Can tie Domanick Williams’ team record by scoring TD in seventh consecutive regular-season game. Including playoffs, Foster has scored in eight straight. ... Texans’ top-ranked defense had three takeaways and returned two interceptions for TDs against Titans. ... DE J.J. Watt, AFC defensive player of month, has more than one sack in every game to set franchise record, giving him NFL-leading 7 1/2 .

– Associated Press

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