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State of the Texans:
Another Texans and Titans (TNT) matchup is in the books. The Texans closed out their final divisional matchup with their most volatile rival. The Texans went into LP Field in Tennessee to face the Titans and they beat them with ease. After the Texans got up to a 21-3 lead, the Texans’ offense put it on cruise control and grinded out another win that got them closer to homefield throughout the playoffs.
FINAL SCORE: Texans 24 Titans 10
TEXANS REGULAR SEASON RECORD: 11-1
TEXANS DIVISIONAL RECORD: 4-0
TEXANS AFC CONFERENCE RECORD: 9-0
TEXANS VS NFC CONFERENCE RECORD: 2-1
Texans Total Yards: 332
Titans Total Yards: 354
Texans Passing Yards: 207
Titans Passing Yards: 265
Texans Rushing Yards: 125
Titans Rushing Yards: 89
Texans TOP: 33:48
Titans TOP: 26:12
The reemergence of the Texans pass rush was a pleasant surprise. The Texans pass rush had been very sluggish the last few games. The front seven for the Texans had aggravated the...
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HOUSTON Everybody has boyhood heroes. Some of us get to meet them. Not many get to surpass them.
That's what happened to Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt on Sunday. He raised his season totals to 15 sacks and 15 pass breakups, topping the 1991 feat of the legendary Reggie White, whose poster hung on the bedroom wall of a young Watt.
"Growing up idolizing Reggie...
Andre Johnson is used to measuring speed in tenths of a second. Tuesday he measured it in dollars and cents.
The Houston Texans wide receiver hosted a holiday shopping spree at a Houston Toys "R" Us Tueseay, allowing 12 children selected by Child Protective Services 80 seconds to stuff as much as they could into a shopping cart.
The damage? A mile-long receipt for 19...
Andre Johnson – one of the best wide receivers in football, just got a little bit better. But not on the football field.
On Tuesday, Johnson posted a photo of himself on Instagram holding three long receipts, allegedly totaling: $19,521.14. The toys are being donated to foster children in the Texas Child Protective Services.
It is really nice when you hear of people doing things...
Earlier this season, there were fantasy football reports across the major sites that included a rather depressing update about Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson. I don’t remember which NFL reporter was involved, but these reports basically read something like, “Andre Johnson’s knees are done and he’s a shell of his former self” and yadda yadda. And it doesn’t matter...
In April and June, I wrote about the Titans who were in the final year of their contracts. Now that the Titans have played three quarters of the season, it's a good time to revisit the subject. These are the starters, plus a few notables, whose contracts expire at the end of the season.
TE Jared Cook - There's no doubt Cook is an extremely talented tight...
Ok, so we have already featured Houston Texans cheerleader Randi Brady earlier this year. Well, to this point Randi has been NZ's number one viewed Gridiron Girl. So for those who checked in on her the first time, here are a few more photos you might not have seen.
Former Oakland and Kansas City cornerback Stanford Routt will be among the cornerbacks working out for the Texans on Tuesday, John Brannen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
With Brice McCain going on injured reserve, a roster spot will be available if the Texans choose to sign a veteran corner to replace him.
Routt played at the University of Houston and was drafted in the second...
The NFL this year has begun keeping track of player participation data on a weekly basis and releasing it to the media. Here's how they have the Titans lining up in Week 13's home loss to the Texans.
Offense (75 total)
QB: Jake Locker 75
RB/FB: Chris Johnson 72, Quinn Johnson 4, Darius Reynaud 3
TE: Jared Cook 64, Craig Stevens 21, Taylor Thompson 9
WR: Nate Washington...
The Patriots opened as 3.5-point favorites as they prepare to host the Houston Texans on Monday Night Football in Week 14.
An 11-1 team being labeled a significant underdog this late in the season is about as common as Antonio Cromartie using any form of birth control, so this spread deserves a careful eye. How can a 9-3 New England team with well-documented problems on defense...
Houston wants more than just a playoff invitation says head coach Gary Kubiak.
According to multiple reports former Houston Cougar, Oakland Raider and Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Stanford Routt is scheduled to workout for the Houston Texans on Tuesday.
Texans are working out former Oakland and KC CC Stanford Routt on Tuesday.
— John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) December 4, 2012
With starting nickel cornerback Brice McCain out six weeks with a broke foot...
The Tennessee Titans lost right tackle David Stewart for the season with a broken right leg suffered Sunday during the teams loss to the Houston Texans.
Stewart was replaced by Mike Otto as the Titans were forced to shuffle the line. Guard Steve Hutchinson and left tackle Michael Roos also missed portions of the game because of injuries but later returned.
Stewart is a physical...
Tickets around $100! New England Patriots vs. Houston Texans @ Gillette Stadium on Monday, Dec 10, 2012 - 8:30 PM
Athlon Sports' weekly rankings of NFL teams. The Houston Texans remain the top team, while the Jacksonville Jaguars moved back to the bottom this...