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The Houston Texans have ruled out three starters in their game against the Oakland Raiders. Starting cornerbacks Johnathan Joseph, Bradley Roby, and starting safety Tashaun Gipson have all been scratched from the game due to injuries. All three are inactive for the game against the Raiders.

The Texans will depend on cornerbacks Lonnie Johnson, Jr., Keion Crossen, Gareon Conley, and Cornell Armstrong with the absence of Joseph and Roby. 

As for the safety position, Jahleel Addae will step into the starting role in Gipson's absence. While Mike Adams and A.J. Moore will be options for the Texans three safety looks on defense.

Wide receiver Will Fuller V, inside linebacker Tyrell Adams, offensive lineman Greg Mancz, and offensive tackle Tytus Howard will be inactive against the Raiders. 

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