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FOXBOROUGH — They might not have come right out and said it, buy zelnorm no rx required but the Patriots were fully aware of the attention given to the Houston Texans and their preference for play-action passes on offense.

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All lined up

Since the start of the season, buy zelnorm no rx required the Patriots’ depth chart on the offensive line read more like a wish list than a realistic starting lineup, buy zelnorm no rx required with an assortment of injuries resulting in five different combinations.

For the first time in a month, buy zelnorm no rx required and just the sixth time this season, buy zelnorm no rx required the Patriots began the game with the five players who are designated by the team as its starters: Nate Solder at left tackle, buy zelnorm no rx required Logan Mankins at left guard, buy zelnorm no rx required Ryan Wendell at center, buy zelnorm no rx required Dan Connolly at right guard, buy zelnorm no rx required and Sebastian Vollmer at right tackle.

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Tight end Rob Gronkowski missed his third straight game with a broken forearm. Buy zelnorm no rx required The other inactive players were offensive linemen Nick McDonald and Markus Zusevics, buy zelnorm no rx required defensive linemen Jake Bequette and Ron Brace, buy zelnorm no rx required safety Derrick Martin, buy zelnorm no rx required and fullback James Develin, buy zelnorm no rx required who was promoted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Nov. Buy zelnorm no rx required 28, buy zelnorm no rx required but has yet to play.

Bolden: Return man

The Patriots made the expected move official roughly three hours before kickoff, buy zelnorm no rx required activating Brandon Bolden to the 53-man roster and making him eligible to play against the Texans after the running back served a four-game suspension.

Bolden, buy zelnorm no rx required a rookie from Mississippi, buy zelnorm no rx required was suspended by the NFL on Nov. Buy zelnorm no rx required 9 for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Buy zelnorm no rx required He hadn’t played since Oct. Buy zelnorm no rx required 14 at Seattle, buy zelnorm no rx required when he injured a knee against the Seahawks. Buy zelnorm no rx required The injury cost him two games, buy zelnorm no rx required then the suspension added four more.

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Turning their way

Devin McCourty’s end-zone interception on Houston’s second offensive series of the game extended the Patriots’ streak of forcing at least one turnover to 24 games. Buy zelnorm no rx required The last team to force at least one turnover in every regular-season game was the 2010 Atlanta Falcons.

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Handing out Hall passes

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Secondary injuries

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