Running back Arian Foster is getting closer to being back and ready to practice for the Houston Texans, according to the Houston Chronicle.

Foster has been sidelined with a sore back, but could return as soon as Monday with his sights set on playing in the Texans' third preseason game against the New Orleans Saints.

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Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com