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Texans running back Arian Foster (calf, back) practiced Wednesday for the first time this training camp.Fantasy Spin:Foster suffered a calf injury during OTAs and started training camp on the PUP list. However, the more pressing concern recently has been a back injury that caused some leg discomfort and required injections. Foster is unlikely to play the final two preseason games but coach Gary Kubiak is optimistic he'll be ready for Week 1.
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