Packers and Texans fans begin preparations for preseason game

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin (KTRK) -- The Houston Texans kick off their 2019 season with a preseason game Thursday against the Green Bay Packers.

The game is taking place at Lambeau Field, one of the most historic stadiums in the NFL.

ABC13 anchor Tom Koch, who grew up near the Green Bay area, has been in the city and engaged with fans ahead of the game.

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ABC13 sports director Greg Bailey traveled to Pewaukee, Wisconsin, where it all began for Houston Texans star J.J. Watt.

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ABC13's Greg Bailey followed J.J. Watt's homecoming to Wisconsin and Packer land, where he took part in a Green Bay tradition, albeit not smoothly at the start.

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