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We continue our photo feature on State of the Texans begun in the interest of entertaining throughout the off-season. We are collecting pictures of our Houston Texans players as they share their activities on Twitter or, in the future, as we receive them and sharing them with the State of the Texans family.
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Best July 4th ever @ArianFoster
Texans super star RB @ArianFoster invites fans to meet him at 24 Hour Fitness in Houston for a game of pickup basketball on the 4th of July.
Brian Cushing (#56, Linebacker, Houston Texans) instructing on the field in Sugarland, TX today. twitter.com/sifootballcamp…
— SI Football Camps (@sifootballcamps) July 6, 2012
Brian Cushing teaching kids how to be little Brian Cushings at an SI Football Camp in Sugarland.
Me, Whitney, and Shawn at Astros gameinstagr.am/p/MzbYj5plwZ/
— jay ford (@jayford21) July 8, 2012
Texan rookies @Merci380 (Whitney Mercilus), @jayford21 (Jason Ford), and @shawnlouiseau attend Astros vs Brewers and experienced a rare Astros winning effort.
Rookie Texans WR Mario T. Louis at practice, posted on July 11, 2012.
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When it comes to talking about Houston Texans’ fullback James Casey, his true position as a player is up for debate. Considered the starting fullback and the second tight end in the “Tiger” formation, according to Head Coach Gary Kubiak, he has more importance to the Texans’ offense than fans realize.
After Casey missed a few games after hurting his pectoral against the...
ON THE CHEAP?
Former Bengals cornerback Johnathan Joseph, who now plays for the Texans, said his former team put limits on "how much Gatorade we could take home."
Look what is going on at Reliant. Thanks to Jonathan LaCour for this photo via his Twitter. Too cool not to share.
Check out the big guy upstairs celebrating our upcoming season!!! @HoustonTexans twitter.com/_JonLaCour_/st… — Jonathan LaCour (@_JonLaCour_) July 16, 2012
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Now that Jeremy Lin is a member of the Rockets, Texans LB Connor Barwin took to Twitter to welcome him to town, offering up his couch for crashing and tweeting a photo of how Lin might look on it.
Within the last several days, a number of NFL players were arrested on various accounts to continue the offseason of league-wide trouble. Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant was arrested for domestic violence, Denver Broncos DE Elvis Dumervil was arrested on a gun charge, and Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch was arrested for suspicion of DUI. If for no other reason, NFL teams and fans...
Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub told the Houston Chronicle that wide receiver Andre Johnson as well as himself, are 100 percent healthy and ready to go for training camp and the upcoming season.
“I’m 100 percent, ready to go, with no restrictions,” said Schaub. “Andre looks great. He’s also 100 percent and ready to go.”
Schaub said that he’s excited...
HOUSTON (AP) -- Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub isn't quite ready to talk football.
Schaub and his wife, Laurie, presented a 200,000 check to the Texas Children's Hospital on Monday, a donation through the couple's Gr8 Hope Foundation. Schaub wears No. 8. Last year, the couple raised 108,000 for a playroom at the hospital's campus west of Houston and this...
The Houston Texans look to build upon a 2011 season in which they won their first Division Championship with the first postseason trip in franchise history.
The team also picked up its first postseason win defeating the Cincinnati Bengals with a rookie quarterback under center.
As the 2012 NFL season approaches the organization has a lot to look back on in but it is a new season...
With rookies reporting to training camp in 5 days, the Houston Texans are working hard to bring in their last two unsigned rookie 3rd round draft picks, DeVier Posey (68th overall) and Brandon Brooks (76th overall). The other Texans rookies are all signed and ready to go for camp, but if there were any two that don’t need to take it to the last hour it would be both Posey and...
Houston cornerback Johnathan Joseph spent five years in Cincinnati before joining the Texans, and he’s willing to explain the differences between the organizations in detail. Here’s the short version: The Bengals are assholes about Gatorade.
“In Cincy, the team lives off money it earns from football. Houston’s owner has other business interests and he controls the money...
Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph recently sat down with Barry Byers of The Herald and told him how different things are with the Texans then they were with the Bengals.
“The first thing about Houston is it’s an organization run from a different perspective,” Joseph told Barry Byers of The Herald in a Sunday Q&A. “In Cincy, the team lives off...
In Texans 101’s continued preview of training camp position battles, we move to running back, which proved to be a strength for the Houston Texans in 2011. Like the quarterbacks analyzed Wednesday, there isn’t much left to the imagination when it comes to the depth and playing time at running back. Arian Foster is the [...]
To get you fully prepared for the unofficial start of the NFL season, we're ranking every team from worst to first in the weeks leading up to the opening of training camps.
Every day we'll be previewing two teams, one from each conference, analyzing them from top to bottom and giving you all you need to know to be an informed fan. What's the major storyline heading...