Found November 28, 2011 on State of the Texans:
  The Houston Texans continued their dream season with their 8th win of the season with a victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-13. The Texans once again proved their defense is one of the best in the league, but the team took another tough loss to their depth chart.   With the team seeming they can’t [...]

Jaguars prepare to host new-look Texans

With Matt Schaub out for the season, it will likely fall on Matt Leinart to lead the Houston Texans to their first playoff berth. Leinart might have some help in his first start for the team, as All-Pro wide receiver Andre Johnson is expected to return from injury for Sunday's road meeting with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Leinart didn't take a snap in 2010 after signing with...

Texans WR Johnson has two catches in return

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson had just two catches for 22 yards in his return to the field in Sunday's game against the AFC South rival Jacksonville Jaguars. The five-time Pro Bowl selection had missed the past six games with a hamstring injury. He was targeted just three times. The Texans lost starting quarterback Matt Leinart to an injured clavicle. Rookie T...

Texans survive QB disaster, move to 8-3

The Texans’ defense did the job today, pummeling poor, hopeless Blaine “I wish I had half the poise that TJ Yates has in the pocket” Gabbert for seven sacks. Connor Barwin continued his breakout season, notching four of those sacks. Of course, the big news of the day is that Matt Leinart may be out for the season. Right now, the Texans are playing the “we aren’t sure...

Texans, Jaguars facing QB questions again

Houston and Jacksonville are facing more quarterback questions. It matters for one. It's moot for the other. The Texans likely lost Matt Leinart for the season because of a broken collarbone in Sunday's 20-13 victory against the Jaguars. The injury comes two weeks after starter Matt Schaub suffered a season-ending foot injury. The Jaguars benched rookie Blaine Gabbert...

Texans Not Interested in Brett Favre, Would Bring 'Circus to Town'

All the planets seemed to be aligned for the Houston Texans to finally take charge of the AFC South this season. Peyton Manning was injured, transforming to Colts from a contender to the worst team in the NFL. The Titans have played on valiantly with 36-year-old Matt Hasselback at quarterback and the ghost of Chris Johnson at running back. The Jaguars cut David Garrard before the...

Leinart fractures collarbone, will need surgery

HOUSTON (AP) - Matt Leinart's return to the NFL lasted less than a half.Texans coach Gary Kubiak says his backup quarterback is out for the season after fracturing his left collarbone in the second quarter of Houston's 20-13 win in Jacksonville on Sunday.Leinart was making his first start since 2009 ...

Leinart hurt, Texans hold on to beat Jaguars 20-13

If the Houston Texans are going to make the playoffs for the first time in franchise history, they might have to do it with their third-string quarterback.

Jake Delhomme, Jeff Garcia to work out for Texans

The Texans want to kick Jeff Garcia’s tires for a second straight week, but they are looking at other alternatives to sign to their roster. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that Garcia and Jake Delhomme will both work out for the Texans on Tuesday. McCLain says that one of them should sign. The…

Agent: Texans sign QB Delhomme (AP)

The agent who represents retired quarterback Jake Delhomme says his client has signed with the Houston Texans. Delhomme worked out with the Texans on Tuesday, along with another retired quarterback, Jeff Garcia. Delhomme will back up rookie T.J. Yates, a fifth-round pick who will start Sunday's game against Atlanta.

Source: Texans, Delhomme agree on contract

The Houston Texans have agreed to terms on a contract with retired quarterback Jake Delhomme, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
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