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Space City Football | By the Fans, For the Fans

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Ward tweets that Texans won't re-sign him

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J.J. Watt Says Texans Don’t Have A Weakness

J.J. Watt had an impressive rookie outing as a defensive end for the Houston Texans last season, starting all 16 games and making returning an interception for a touchdown in their playoff win against the Cincinnati Bengals. According to Watt, the Texans are just tipping the iceberg in terms of what they’re capable of: “Last year wasn’t a fluke. We didn’t make the playoffs...

Former Texan Derrick Ward to retire?

Derrick Ward was the Texans’ 3rd string running back behind Arian Foster and Ben Tate last season, but the Texans signed Justin Forsett to play in that role for this season after Ward averaged just 3.4 YPC last year. Ward is still without a job and turns 32 in August. Ward tweeted that he’s going to “take some time off now & c what I want 2 do.” That sounds like code...

Brian Cushing was held out of practice

Getty Images According to Nick Scurfield of HoustonTexans.com, starting linebacker Brian Cushing was held out of practice on Monday due to a sore knee.  Head coach Gary Kubiak said that it’s nothing to be concerned about. At this point it’s not worth if for a player like Cushing to push things during OTA’s, it’s better to hold him out and make sure he gets healthy.  Hopefully...

SOTT Fan Favorite: Liberty White Division Rd:2

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SOTT Fan Favorite: Battle Red Division Rd.2

This is a winner take all competition between past players who used to suit up for the Houston Texans. Players currently on the roster are not eligible for the competition.  We have tried to cut down the list of the most popular players with the fans.     DeMeco Ryans defeated Gary Walker, and Seth Payne defeated Dominack Davis to get to Round 2.   DeMeco Ryans vs. Seth Payne...

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Excitement Brewing: Texans OTAs

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