Texans' Gamble on Kubiak Paying Off

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This could be a special week in what so far has been a special season for Texans coach Gary Kubiak.

With Sunday’s win over Atlanta, Kubiak’s record is 46 up and 46 down — .500. There has never been a point in his six-year career as a head coach in which he has had more wins on his ledger than losses.

Of course, he didn’t know that. He has more important things with which to be concerned.

Houston is 9-3, riding a franchise-record six-game win streak and battling for a division title and home-field advantage in the playoffs. Still, when you have walked away from more games dejected than elated, it takes a toll, right? So, Kubiak does admit that turning that corner at Cincinnati on Sunday has been a long time coming.

“Well, I...

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