As if trying to avoid the longest losing streak in team history isn't tough enough, the Houston Texans must attempt to do so without their coach and perhaps their star running back as well.
With ailing Gary Kubiak out indefinitely and the status of Arian Foster uncertain, the visiting Texans look to avoid a seventh straight defeat Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals.
Kubiak collapsed while suffering a transient ischemic attack (TIA), or mini-stroke, while jogging off the field at halftime of Houston's 27-24 loss to Indianapolis last Sunday night. Without their coach, the Texans were outscored 24-3 in the second half en route to matching the club record for consecutive losses.
The 52-year-old Kubiak was released from the hospital Tuesday and is expected to make a full recovery, but when he will return to the field remains uncertain.
"I've been through an ordeal and my focus now is to get back to good health," Kubiak said in a statement released by the team.
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