Found February 03, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: J.J. Watt
TEAMS: Houston Texans
The Super Bowl is upon us, and like me many Texans fans believed at the start of the season that our Houston Texans had a great chance at being here in this game. Now that they’re not and we are on the outside looking in, it’s a good time to look at what we have to look forward too next season. DE JJ Watt was elected the NFL Defensive Player of the Year yesterday, the first time a Texans player has won the award and hopefully it won’t be the last. Even with the DPOY award being given to a Texan, and the Texans setting the franchise record in wins yet again in consecutive years there are still things that could push us to that next level. There are some things that are looking forward to next season, and even during the off season before the season starts. In my opinion these 5 things are key to the Texans making the next step to making them next years Super Bowl champs, or at least get them to the game. Texans ILB Brian Cushing is the heart and soul of their defense and his return w...
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