Found July 02, 2013 on Helmet2Helmet:
Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips is already on record as saying J.J. Watt is destined for the Hall of Fame. Watt's teammate, linebacker Brian Cushing, has taken the praise a step further. Appearing on ESPN's "Inside The Huddle" podcast last week, Cushing said the reigning Defensive Player of the Year could become the greatest defensive player ever. "The things that he's going to be able to accomplish are unbelievable," Cushing said of the second-year defensive end. "When you talk about the potential that he has of really being the greatest defensive player ever, he could be. I know that's very premature but he's that kind of player. I think if he just keeps doing what he's doing and obviously stays healthy, he's on that track." This prediction could indeed be "premature," but the feat in no way should be put past Watt. The 24-year-old is a coming off a monster season in 2012, when he recorded a...

Cushing: Watt could be greatest ever

Texans linebacker Brian Cushing believes that his teammate J.J. Watt could be the greatest defensive end of all-time when it's all said and done.

The Forgotten One, T.J. Yates

It seems like it was a lifetime ago that a rookie quarterback drafted in the 5th round took the city of Houston by storm to lead the Houston Texans to their first playoff appearance and win in franchise history. Now T.J. Yates is almost two full years removed from that magical season when he started 6 games for the most storied team in franchise history in 2011. Yates at OTAs. Expectations...

NFL Preview: AFC Playoff Predictions-Part 1

  Other than the Denver Broncos, I’ll tell you why each team who made the 2012 playoffs in the AFC will have their hands full this upcoming 2013-2014 season. Last week, I brought to you the predictions of who I thought would make it to the playoffs this upcoming NFL season for the NFC. In another edition of a two-part NFL Preview, this time around I will tell you who and why I...

Brian Cushing: J.J. Watt Could Be The Best Defensive Player Ever

I woke up this morning to comments from a Texans linebacker that probably will cause mass debate throughout the day on this wonderful Tuesday. Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is only 23 years old, and coming off one of the greatest statistical seasons for a defensive lineman in a long time. Watt has the potential to go down as one of the all time greats if he continues his...

Quick Hitter: Fully Operational

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Can the Houston Texans Take the Next Step?

We’ve all watched the slow climb of the Houston Texans over the past decade or so from expansion team to contender. After breaking into the playoffs in 2011, it appears as though Houston has plateaued. For most teams, two straight visits to the postseason would be considered a good thing, especially when you have won a game in both visits. You can’t help, however, to feel like...

Brian Cushing Talks to John Clayton on Inside the Huddle

Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing talked with ESPN’s John Clayton about multiple topics, including J.J. Watt, his injury, what Wade Phillips expects of him and more.

Drew Pearson Says Cowboys & Texans Will Meet In Super Bowl

Former Cowboys great Drew Pearson made a bold proclamation recently that’s sure to stir up some controversy. During an appearance on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM’s “Fitzsimmons and Durrett,” Pearson predicted that the Cowboys and Houston Texans would meet in this years Super Bowl. “Here’s my prediction: The Cowboys will win the NFC, go to the Super Bowl and coming out of...

Two is Better Than One for the Texans

Former Texans Fullback, James Casey Much was said when the Houston Texans let James Casey sign this off-season with the Philadelphia Eagles. Critics were quick to say the Texans did not use Casey right in the offense and he could have been used to create more mismatches for the offense to exploit. No matter the case that was made for Casey, the Texans will actually be a better...
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