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Originally, this match was planned to be played in Houston but after heavy rain that Hurricane Harvey brought over the fourth largest city in the U.S. it has been decided that it should be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the home of Cowboys. The practice won't be open to the public, but will be televised in DFW on CBS11 (and over 20 other regional markets) and will be accessible via the Cowboys Twitter and Facebook pages.

The Dallas Cowboys have offered to host Thursday's final preseason game again the Houston Texans, but the National Football League hasn't decided where the game will be played. The game was originally scheduled to be played in Houston. "Sometimes, the issue is the cell service, not being able to reach them on their phone", Texans head coach Bill O'Brien said, via the Houston Chronicle.

Tickets for the relocated game went on sale Tuesday night and more than 40,000 were sold with the proceeds going to the hurricane relief fund. Rapoport says fans who purchased tickets can either get a refund or allow the money to be donated toward storm-relief efforts.

Watt was asked by reporters Tuesday if the game on Thursday could provide a distraction for the people in Houston. "I think everyone wants to get there".

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Monday that the team's thoughts and prayers were with the city of Houston. And so it was important to try to get back as soon as possible. "We are going to see how high we can get it".

"That's remarkable, from a team in our division, one of our rivals, willing to go above and beyond football and donate a million dollars", Watt said.

"I think there are much bigger things at hand, absolutely", Watt said. "The goal is to bring in the trucks, load them up and start delivering supplies with some of my teammates, hopefully, Sunday. We're going to Rockport and Victoria and others areas, too".

"Robert, Janice, Cal and Hannah McNair will make a donation equal to the money that would have been generated from ticket sales from Thursday's preseason game in Arlington to recovery and relief efforts". Further details regarding refunds will be announced later today.

"Now it's kind of Houston's time".



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