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They have made the playoffs for the first time in 18 years. They have won seven consecutive games for the first time in team history. They have the best defense in the NFL and they have done all of this with season-ending injuries to three of their key players (Matt Schaub, Matt Leinart, and Mario Williams) while also playing most of the season without their star wide receiver (Andre Johsnon). I would like to introduce you to the best NFL team in Texas – the Houston Texans.
To say that this team has had a fairy-tale season would be a fair assumption. They have overcome more adversity and hardships this season than most teams see in a handful of seasons, and they have continued to find ways to win. Their starting quarterback was once their third-stringer and their current backup quarterbacks just came out of retirement. But is this year’s Texans team really the best team in the NFL?
Consider this. If you were to take out the starting and backup quarterback, starting wide receiver, a...
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When the Houston Texans clinched the division on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, veteran wide receiver was presented a game ball from head coach Gary Kubiak despite not playing a down with a hamstring injury. He was presented with the ball for all of the time he has spent with the Texans, and being the longest [...]
For the Houston Texans today was a day in which the number 13 was a lucky number. For those of you who have not heard yet, the Texans are the AFC South champions…yeah, it is true, stop pinching yourself. However, I bet you did not know that the number 13 weaved itself into today’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals in a number of ways!
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Over the weekend, the Houston Texans claimed their first playoff berth in franchise history as they pulled out a late win against the Bengals.
One Texans fan was filmed as he watched the final minutes of the game and his excitement is on another level:
Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips returned to the practice field Wednesday, two weeks after undergoing kidney and gall bladder surgery.
Phillips went on medical leave Dec. 14. Linebackers coach Reggie Herring ran the defense in his absence, and the Texans lost their next two games.
The 64-year-old Phillips surprised his players when he showed up at a meeting Monday. The...
Week 14 is now complete for the AFC and we can take quick look at the current standings and the playoff scenarios going forward. Houston Texans - (10-3) - The Texans clinched the AFC South on Sunday with their win over the Bengals combined with the Titans loss to the Saints. They will finish no worse than the 4th seed now in the AFC. They close out the season with games against the...
Opening Comments … “I was really bothered by the game yesterday and I did not want to go home until I watched it. Not that any of my opinions changed much, but I felt like our players played extremely hard, and I’m disappointed that I didn’t put them in the right positions to win the football game. It’s my job to get them in the right spots and help them through the critical...
This morning defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has announced to the team that he will be taking a medical leave of absence to have a surgical procedure done. Phillips expect to return by season’s end, hopefully. Linebacker coach Reggie Herring will take over the defensive call duties for the Texans in Phillips absence. The Texans [...]
The Texans have lost their best players to injury throughout the season. Now they are losing their biggest offseason acquisition (by far) for a couple of weeks. Mark Berman of FOX26 in Houston reports that defensive coordinator Wade Phillips will take a medical leave of absence for “a couple of weeks.” It’s unclear what’s wrong…
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips will take a medical leave to undergo a scheduled surgical procedure this week.The team said in a statement Wednesday that the 64-year-old Phillips is expected to return this season. Linebackers coach Reggie Herring will run the defense for Houston (10-3) in ...
Reporter Joseph Person talks about Sunday's matchup with the 10-3 Houston Texans, who feature one of the NFL's best defenses. Will the Panthers go into the game with a different kicker? csprtContainer();