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Austin: Should I trade Andre Johnson for Randall Cobb ? Would it be fair or would i have to offer someone better?
Not sure what's worse: that Austin is thinking about trading the preseason No. 1 overall receiver for a player that went undrafted in most leagues, or that he believes Johnson wouldn't be enough ammo to acquire Cobb. Either way, pretty sure that sums up the 2012 campaign of the Texans wideout.
I know Cobbs has been lights-out this season, especially in end-zone excursions (45 catches, 500 yards, seven total touchdowns). However, while Johnson has yet to hit pay dirt, the former All-Pro has 25 catches for 279 yards in his last three contests. After this week's tilt with Chicago, Houston has a multitude of exploitable pass defenses on their slate, including Jacksonville, Detroit, Tennessee, New England and Indianapolis (twice). Keep the faith with Johnson down the home stretch.
Chris in Georgia: I have Arian Foster and the Chicago defense. Do I play both, s...
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This week’s Sunday Night Football game will feature two 7-1 teams, the Houston Texans and the Chicago Bears. Both have played extremely well through the first half of the season, excelling and even dominating in many facets of the game. Attempting to select just one key matchup this week is difficult because there are so many evenly matched battles across the field. Both teams...
Houston at Chicago (54%) There are reasons to like Chicago on their home field in a cold weather game. Cutler’s 4th quarter stats compare much more favourably to Schaub’s, but the Texans haven’t really been pressed, this week they will be. According to coldhardfootballfacts.com Chicago has the most ‘bendable’ defense …
This is the section of our SOTT Mid Season Report card and we will run through every position group for the Houston Texans. We focus on the secondary in this post and give our thoughts on the position group.
Johnathan Joseph: The biggest difference this season is that teams are not scared to throw at him and Joseph does give up plenty receptions...
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster told reporters that despite previously telling reporters he was a vegan, from time to time he still eats meat (Credit: AP Photo)
Since becoming a superstar, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has tried to find ways to make sure he stays healthy. Prior to this season, Foster announced that he was a vegan, meaning he would not eat anything...
Texans coach Gary Kubiak says tight end Owen Daniels was ''very limited' in practice with a back injury on Friday and could miss Sunday's game in Chicago.
Daniels, Houston's second-leading receiver, sat out practice on Wednesday and Thursday. Kubiak says he'll be a ''game-time decision'' when the Texans (7-1) play the Bears (7-1) on Sunday...
The Houston Texans enter another week extremely banged up,
as the team has 16 players, including tight end Owen Daniels, running backs
Arian Foster and Ben Tate, wide receiver Kevin Walter and defensive tackle
Shaun Cody, on their injury report as they prepare for Sunday’s contest against
the Chicago Bears.
Foster was limited in practice Wednesday, but it was not
In what has been dubbed a “colossal matchup” on HoustonTexans.com, a “battle of Super Bowl hopefuls” in the Chicago Tribune, and a potential “Super Bowl preview” on NFL.com, the Texans trip to Chicago to meet the Bears for a Sunday night spectacle is nothing if not hyped. Both teams come into the contest at 7 and 1. Both teams have stellar defenses. The Bears tend to...
Houston Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips told the media today that they plan on double teaming Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall on every play.
I think this is a wise decision by Phillips and the Texans since Marshall is one of the Bears’ dangerous players.
In the NFL the best receivers can beat a double team. We’ll see if Marshall is up to the challenge on Sunday...
When the Chicago Bears (7-1) and Houston Texans (7-1) meet in Soldier Field on Sunday Night Football, it will be a meeting between two of the top teams in the NFL. The Bears and Texans will undoubtedly be the top matchup in Week 10.These teams mirror each other in the fact that they both have very stout defenses that are backed by solid running games. In a strange but true fact...
The Bears face the top team in the AFC, the 7-1 Houston Texans on Sunday Night Football in what will prove to be a true Black & Blue Showdown.
Two of the top NFL Defensive Players of the Year candidates collide at Soldier Field Sunday night when the Chicago Bears (7-1) play host to the Houston Texans (7-1). The Bears’ Charles Tillman and the Texans’ J.J. Watt are each enjoying standout seasons. Through eight games, Tillman has spearheaded an aggressive Chicago attack unit that not shuts down opponents, but [...]