Found November 30, 2011 on State of the Texans:
  Today Houston Texans outside linebacker Connor Barwin was named the AFC’s defensive player of the month. Barwin who has picked up the slack with his new-found outside rush ability set a franchise record for 4 sacks in one game last week against the Jacksonville Jaguars.   Barwin was drafted by the Houston Texans in the 2009 NFL [...]

Texans start over with new QBs

Texans coach Gary Kubiak faced the big question after Wednesday's practice he's probably asked himself several times over the past few days. How's this going to work? Rookie quarterback T.J. Yates and rusty veterans Jake Delhomme and Kellen Clemens shared snaps for the Texans (8-3) as they scrambled to prepare for Sunday's game against Atlanta (7-4). Yates, a fifth...

Texans coach Kubiak: Yates still our starter

The Houston Texans have confirmed that T.J. Yates will remain the starter despite the signings of two experienced quarterbacks in the past week.Head coach Gary Kubiak told the Houston Chronicle that the fifth-round pick is the team's starting quarterback and will get the call Sunday when the Texans face the Atlanta Falcons.Yates was handed the starting role following season-ending...

Veteran QB help: Texans bring in Delhomme, Garcia

The Houston Texans are working out retired quarterback Jake Delhomme and four-time Pro Bowler Jeff Garcia on Tuesday following the season-ending injury to Matt Leinart, according to Adam Schefter, who cites a league source through ESPN. Delhomme is deciding whether the Houston opportunity is tempting enough to come back to the NFL, the source said. The source also said the Texans...

Houston Texans Beat Jags, But Lose Matt Leinhart

Football Nation's Lou Lando explains how Houston's 20-13 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars brought both satisfaction and dismay.

Jake Delhomme added by Texans

The Houston Texans have signed veteran quarterback Jake Delhomme out of retirement, Rick Smith, Delhomme’s agent, announced on Twitter. After losing both Matt Schaub and Matt Leinart to season-ending injuries, the 36-year-old Delhomme worked out alongside 41-year-old Jeff Garcia for a spot as the veteran quarterback on a Texans roster that has 2011 fifth-round pick T.J. Yates...

Video: CBS Sports Falcons vs. Texans Preview

The Houston Texans have won their last five straight games and hope to continue this week as they prepare to host the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.’s Pat Kirwan joins Jason Horowitz to preview this upcoming game.

Falcons at Texans Wednesday Injury Report

Atlanta Did not participate: DE John Abraham (not injury related), TE Tony Gonzalez (not injury related), CB Brent Grimes (knee), CB Kelvin Hayden (toe), WR Julio Jones (hamstring), C Todd McClure (not injury related), LB Stephen Nicholas (quadriceps), RB Michael Turner (groin), DT Vance Walker (groin) Limited participation: T Sam Baker (back) Full participation: CB Dunta Robinson...

Falcons-Texans Preview

The Houston Texans have had to overcome their fair share of injuries on their path to the top of the AFC South. Their road to the postseason stands to become a bit more turbulent with an inexperienced rookie quarterback under center. After losing its top two QBs to season-ending injuries, Houston turns to T.J. Yates in hopes of extending the longest single-season winning streak...

NFL Injuries: Week 13 Update

Injuries at key positions continue to have an effect on the NFL betting board. And when it comes to quarterbacks, the Houston Texans can’t seem to catch a break - with the exception of the broken bone variety. read more
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