Ryan Griffin has looked forward to playing in a lot of football games but Sunday's 1 p.m. contest against the Patriots at Gillette Stadium ranks near the top.
The Londonderry, New Hampshire native and former UConn standout tight end will be playing in his first game since sustaining a concussion in Week 1.
And it will be another opportunity for him to play for Houston something the entire Texans team is into for city and area residents reeling from the destruction dealt by Hurricane Harvey late last month.
This is Griffin's fifth season in the league, all with Houston. And never had he seen the city look the way it does now.
"We had very minor damage from...