Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest
By SHAWN RAMSEY  |  Last updated 10/20/13
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The Texans' season is in a tailspin after losing their fifth-straight game to the Kansas City Chiefs and falling to a 2-5 record on the season. Now, Houston may be going the rest of the way without one of their stars on defense. Brian Cushing told NFL Media's Albert Breer that he believes he tore his LCL and broke his leg after Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles put up a low block against the linebacker who was coming on a blitz. If tests confirm Cushing's beliefs, it will be the second-straight year the linebacker's season ends early. Cushing tore his ACL last year in a game against the New York Jets, but recovered in time to play in all seven of the Texans' regular season games so far this year.
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