Houston Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus (right) was congratulated by defensive end J.J. Watt (99) after a sack in Sunday’s game.
Houston Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus (right) was congratulated by defensive end J.J. Watt (99) after a sack in Sunday’s game. George Bridges The Associated Press
Houston Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus (right) was congratulated by defensive end J.J. Watt (99) after a sack in Sunday’s game. George Bridges The Associated Press
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