Verlander: "This Is Why I'm Here"Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander spoke before his Game 6 start in the ALCS with the season on the line.
Mercilus: Sunday In Minnesota "A Great, Great Test"The Texans play the 3-0 Vikings next weekend
5 Best Surfing Towns In The USProfiling five of the very best surf towns in America
First Time Visitor's Guide To New York CityFirst time visitor's guide to the best attractions and dining in New York City
Wine Lover's Guide To The Finger LakesA guide to the best wineries, restaurants and lodging in Finger Lakes, this year named one of the world's best wine travel destinations
Your Baseball-Centric Travel Guide To CooperstownTravel guide to Cooperstown, New York, home of the world famous National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Best Waterfront Destinations In The USMost every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.
Guide To America's Best St. Patrick Day ParadesPack up your bags and head out to some of the best cities in the country that will be hosting St. Patrick's Day celebrations, including some of the best parades in the country.
Best Chinatowns In AmericaDive deep into the culture of China by visiting one of America's finest Chinatowns. Many of these communities were established by early immigrants looking for a place to feel like they are back home.
Keidel: Giving Thanks For SportsSince we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let's look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
O'Brien: No Updates On Foster/LechlerThe Texans head had no information about the two after Foster missed Sunday's game and Lechler was banged up.
Game Prep Monday: Finding Balance On OffenseAfter a rough outing against the Giants, the Texans are looking for ways to bounce back from their struggles on offense.