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State of the Texans:
It this series we are going to look at the potential free agents of the Houston Texans, and figure out if they work into the plans for the coming years….
On November 10, 2010 the Miami Dolphins released cornerback Jason Allen in favor of veteran cornerback Al Harris who was coming of a knee injury. Allen the 16th overall selection in 2006, drafted by Nick Saban, was one of the last Dolphins from the Saban regime. Houston at the time was looking for answers to help a floundering secondary in 2010 and picked him up off waivers.
In limited playing time in 2010 for the Texans, in 7 games for that season he had 3 interceptions and helped a terrible Texans secondary. Allen was a late addition and came into the 2011 season with fans still wondering if he was still under contract.
In 2011 Allen got plenty of snaps for the Texans and rotated with starter Kareem Jackson. Allen still started 4 games and played in all 16 and intercepted 4 passes for the Texans, and majority of those int...
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Houston's Playoff run ended with a 20-13 loss at Baltimore in the Divisional Round on Sunday.
Quarterback T.J. Yates completed 17 of 35 passes for 184 yards, with no touchdowns against three interceptions - and was clearly razzled against a ferocious defense in a hostile environment at MT Bank Stadium. Stud running back Arian Foster had a strong outing with 132...
Houston Texans quarterback Jake Delhomme isn't ready to say he's officially retiring, but the 14-year veteran said his playing career is likely over.
Jacoby Jones apologized to teammates for a fumbled punt return that cost the Texans dearly in Sunday's divisional playoff loss to the Ravens, but the wideout refuses to dwell on the game-changing gaff.
Even the most devout Texans fan had to question how far rookie quarterback TJ Yates could carry them into the playoffs. The answer? To the Baltimore 38 yard line at the two-minute warning of the AFC Divisional Championship game.
Friend of TGS Patty Hsieh of The Pigskin Arch made a bold prediction: the Houston Texans would make three bone-headed plays in this game against the Ravens...
After the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Houston Texans 20-13 in Sunday's AFC Divisional playoff game, players and coaches met at midfield to shake hands and congratulate each other on a game well played.
However, Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis and Texans running back Arian Foster took that sportsmanship to the next level by swapping jerseys and signing them for each other after...
Houston Texans 13
Baltimore Ravens 20
This is another game that pretty much played out exactly as was predicted. The Ravens play pretty well when at home, while the Texans limped toward the end of the season with three straight losses before pulling out a victory last week against a Bengals team that may have been one of the only other teams in the playoffs with less momentum...
Do you love defense? The third clash in the Divisional Round of the 2012 NFL Playoffs features a bare-knuckles brawl between the Houston Texans (11-6) and Baltimore Ravens (12-4) in M&T Bank Stadium at 1:00pm EST on CBS.
The parallels between these two teams in postseason play are almost unparalleled.
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Both clubs rank in the Top 5 against the run...
Jacoby Jones, Punt Returner, Houston Texans. Oh, Jacoby Jones. I'm sorry that I have to write this when all I really want to do is give you a hug, but that's the way the cookie crumbles this evening. Jones was Monsignor **** on Sunday, making an absolutely inexplicable decision to try and field a bouncing punt right in front of a Baltimore defender. He muffed it, as you...