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After some off-season personnel changes the Houston Texans' defense set out to show the rest of the NFL that last season's dominance was no fluke. With returning defensive stalwarts like J.J. Watt, Brian Cushing, Connor Barwin and Glover Quin, the Houston Texans began the 2012 regular season by hosting the Miami Dolphins at Reliant Stadium.The Houston Texans' defense showed some lethargy during most of the the first quarter against the Miami Dolphins; however, with about six minutes to go in the period the defense came alive. Shaking off the early listlessness, Watt and the defensive unit began to show why they were the NFL's second-ranked unit during the 2011 season by dominating the Miami Dolphins for the remainder of the contest.Watt showed no ill effects from the pre-season elbow dislocation as he terrorized Miami Dolphins' rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Watt managed to bat down four of Tannehill's passes, with two of those batted passes resulting in...
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HOUSTON - The Houston Texans have given quarterback Matt Schaub a four-year contract extension worth 62 million according to a report from KRIV-TV in Houston.
The deal, which is 24.75 million of guaranteed money, will keep Schaub in a Texans uniform for five years.
Schaub and the Texans opened the 2012 season with a 30-10 victory at home over the Miami Dolphins. Schaub was 20...
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ESPN has a new segment at halftime called “Soundtracks” and tonight they showed a clip of Texans running back Arian Foster talking trash towards a no-name Dolphins player. It’s pretty entertaining. Check it out below.
The Houston Texans opened up their regular season yesterday against the Miami Dolphins at Reliant Stadium. The Dolphins, with rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill, came into this game hoping to do to the Texans what Mark Sanchez did to them his rookie season and win his first career football game. It’s obvious that the Texans remembered that game and were not about to allow it to...
The Houston Texans started the 2012 season in odd fashion and it took less than 2:03 of game time in the second quarter and turnovers for the Texans to down the Miami Dolphins. The day was highlighted by the Texans hanging their first banner from the rafters of Reliant. That put a reminder of the magical 2011 season that fans will soon not forget.
It took some time for the Texans...
No NFL Fantasy Football owner wants to lose their first game of the season. Just like no NFL team wants to lose their first game of the year either. It just leaves a sour taste in your mouth, as it does for all teams. But fantasy owners and NFL teams should do one smart thing on Sunday and sit star running back Arian Foster when his Houston Texans take on the Miami Dolphins.
HOUSTON A fan was injured Sunday when a panel from an LED sign at Reliant Stadium fell on him, according to reports.
Two Houston news stations reported the fan was taken to the hospital during the Houston Texans' game against the Miami Dolphins with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.
The incident comes less than two weeks after a fan fell to his death while allegedly...
Texans, Schaub Agree to a 4-Year Extension Worth $62M
Houston Texans GM Rick Smith announced after Sunday’s 30-10 victory over the Miami Dolphins that the team had signed QB Matt Schaub to a contract extension. A source with knowledge of the contract says the deal is a four-year contract with nearly $30 million guaranteed and a maximum value of $62 million. All in all, it was a...
Matt Schaub drops back to throw a pass in Sunday’s home-opener in Houston. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
If the 1st quarter of the Houston Texans home-opener against the Dolphins game made your heart stop momentarily, you can rest assured that all is well in Houston.
I realize that a Dolphins 3-0 lead at the end of the 1st quarter wasn’t quite what Texans fans were hoping...
There are two major questions hanging above two teams that love to run the football. We have the answers
The Pittsburgh Steelers have ended the speculation in regards to who will start at running back for them on Sunday night.
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Arian Foster is expected to play in the season opener vs. Miami, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.
While this is good news, Schefter also noted that the Texans want to test his ailing knee in pre-game warmups before officially clearing him for battle though.
HOUSTON (AP) -- Wide receiver DeVier Posey, cornerbacks Brandon Harris and Roc Carmichael and quarterback John Beck are among the inactive players for the Houston Texans in Sunday's opener against Miami.
Posey is the Texans' third-round draft pick out of Ohio State. Beck won the No. 3 spot on the depth chart in training camp, ahead of undrafted rookie Case Keenum.
RELIANT STADIUM – The Texans, with high expectations, opened the 2012 season by routing the Miami Dolphins 30-10. Albeit the first quarter was comparable to a chess match, the Texans’ strengths far outweighed the Phins’, which is ultimately what led to the victory. The Phins’ defensive front threw some things at the Texans’ offensive line that seemingly caused fits in...
Last year we brought you our weekly rock and roll recaps, well we decided to change things up a bit this season yet still brining back those classic rock and roll tracks that everyone loves to listen to. That being said, since we already start with the some change this season we also be getting more use out of the jukebox this season using all musical genres. It’s great to...