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Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing celebrates a (Credit: AP)

Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing celebrates a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers. (Sept. 9, 2013)

Monday Night Football: Texans vs. Chargers

The Houston Texans scored 24 unanswered points to bounce back and beat the San Diego Chargers, 31-28, on Monday Night Football at Qualcomm Stadium.

Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing celebrates a
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Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing celebrates a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers. (Sept. 9, 2013)

Houston Texans free safety Danieal Manning, top, sacks
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Houston Texans free safety Danieal Manning, top, sacks San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson leaps over
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Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson leaps over San Diego Chargers defensive back Richard Marshall during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

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Houston Texans running back Arian Foster drives between
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Houston Texans running back Arian Foster drives between San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Donald Butler, left, and defensive end Kendall Reyes during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead dives
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San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead dives for extra yard under pressure from Houston Texans free safety Danieal Manning during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels left, scores
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Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels left, scores under pressure from San Diego Chargers defensive back Jahleel Addae during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Eddie Royal, right,
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San Diego Chargers wide receiver Eddie Royal, right, celebrates his touchdown with Malcom Floyd against the Houston Texans during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels, left, scores
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Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels, left, scores while being defended by San Diego Chargers defensive back Jahleel Addae during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers, right, throws
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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers, right, throws under pressure from Houston Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers throws against
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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers throws against the Houston Texans during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub throws during the
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Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub throws during the first half of a game against the San Diego Chargers on Sept. 9, 2013.

Houston Texans fans cheers doing warm ups before
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Houston Texans fans cheers doing warm ups before in an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub warms up before
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Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub warms up before in an NFL football game San Diego Chargers Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers warms up
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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers warms up before an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews, left,
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San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews, left, scores during the first half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews, left,
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San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews, left, scores in front of Houston Texans outside linebacker Brooks Reed during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster gives a
(Credit: AP Photo Gregory Bull)

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster gives a thumbs up to the crowd before an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Members of the National Guard hold up a
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Members of the National Guard hold up a giant American flag during the National Anthem before in an NFL football game between the San Diego Chargers and the Houston Texans Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers celebrates a
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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers celebrates a touch down against the Houston Texans during the first half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego Chargers nose tackle Cam Thomas, middle,
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San Diego Chargers nose tackle Cam Thomas, middle, celebrates an interception with Marcus Gilchrist, left, and Shareece Wright during the first half of a game against the Houston Texans. (Sept. 9, 2013)

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