Found August 05, 2013 on State of the Texans:
PLAYERS: Alan Bonner
TEAMS: Houston Texans
Houston Texans wide receiver Alan Bonner talks about rookie life, learning the system, what it means to be from a small school in the NFL and more.      You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans.  

Willie Jefferson Talks to SOTT

Houston Texans rookie outside linebacker Willie Jefferson took some time to talk to us at training camp. He talked about how training camp is going, what it mean to be a Texas native and how much Coach Reggie Herring has meant to his development.     You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans.  

Texans Training Camp: Day Nine

After a short break for the Houston Texans, they have started preparing for a trip for their first preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. The day started out in shells and after some contact, they stripped their pads with the Texas heat creeping in.   Camp Notes - The camp day was highlighted with the return of inside linebacker Darryl Sharpton who was activated off of the...

J.J. Watt back in elbow brace,limited in practice

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is once again dealing with an elbow issue that is limiting his practice time and forcing him into a brace. On Thursday,Watt began to experience soreness in his left elbow that was originally injured during the Texans 2012 training camp. Please click here to read this story. The post J.J. Watt back in elbow brace,limited in practice appeared...

J.J. Watt’s elbow acting up again

If there is one thing that Houston Texans don’t want to hear its that J.J. Watt–the star of the defense and defending Defensive Player of the Year–is hurt. Well, sorry to tell you this Houston fans, but he is. It’s that pesky elbow again. However, much like last season it doesn’t appear to be anything serious. In Sunday’s practice Watt was limited. As it turns out, 

Arian Foster still not practicing

Texans head coach Gary Kubiak told reporters last week that he expected Arian Foster to practice on Sunday.   Well Sunday is here and Foster is still on the sidelines. Foster sat out with sore back. "Expected him out there today but it didn't happen." Kubiak #Texans. — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) August 4, 2013 Foster was nursing a calf injury.  Now he’s...

Texans Training Camp: Day Ten

The Houston Texans have taken one step closer to the preseason kickoff against the Minnesota Vikings. There are two more practices before they board the flight and then the season will finally kick off for all of the fans to see.     Camp Notes - The offense looked sluggish today against the defense. With a couple of drops from Andre Johnson and misfires from Matt Schaub to...

Houston's Johnson aiming for title this season

Andre Johnson had the best year of his career last season. But at 32, Johnson knows his window for winning a championship is closing, and he is determined to do even more this season to help the Houston Texans accomplish their goal of reaching the Super Bowl. ''I think we have a great shot at doing it, but the main thing is we have to go out and do what we have to do to...

Brian Cushing back for Houston

The Houston Texans welcomed back linebacker, Brian Cushing to 7 on 7 drills for the first time since injuring his ACL last October. Whilst much was made of J. J. Watt's dominant defensive displays, Cushing's still superlative play was much missed in the end of season and play-off games, as the Texans conceded 25 plus points in five of the last 11 regular season games. ...

Texans’ J.J. Watt back in elbow brace for 2013

At the start of training camp in 2012, Houston Texans quarterback eradicator, J.J. Watt, dislocated his left elbow and wore a menacing, black elbow brace all season.  One year later, Watt still suffers from elbow soreness and has decided to bring the Stark Industries-like attachment back for 2013. Marc Sessler of reports that Watt will sport the same type of elbow brace...

Jay’s Take: SOTT Talks to Reggie Herring

Jay Foreman talks to linebacker coach Reggie Herring about Brian Cushing, Joe Mays and the surprises of the younger outside linebacker.       You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans.   You can follow Jay Foreman on Twitter.  He is an 8 year NFL veteran and original Houston Texan.

LT Brown solid presence for Texans

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer Houston coach Gary Kubiak didn't need even a second to think before answering the question of what left tackle Duane Brown means to his team. ''Everything,'' Kubiak said. The team certainly has much bigger names, including Arian Foster, Andre Johnson and J.J. Watt. But to Kubiak, Brown's solid play...

FOX Sports Team Report Podcast

Texans' beat reporter Brian Smith from the Houston Chronicle joined Ryan Fowler on the latest episode of the FOX Sports Team Report . Here are some podcast highlights: Smith says fantasy football owners should pay attention to Foster's workload the last few seasons Coach Kubiak believes Foster will be ready for Week 1 Smith gives Foster a 25 percent chance of being ready...
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