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Hoyer and Mallett compete to start at QB for Texans

HOUSTON (AP) Coach Bill O'Brien has a big decision to make as he enters his second year with the Houston Texans. He'll have to choose Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett as his starting quarterback. The Texans improved seven games last season to finish 9-7, but missed the postseason again in large part after using four players at quarterback because of injuries and inconsistent play. Mallett...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why Brian Hoyer should be the Houston Texans starter

With training camp less than a week away, all eyes in Houston will be on their heated quarterback competition. Two is better than one, right? In the case of the Houston Texans, I’m not so sure that is the case. Neither of the two guys fighting for the starting spot has seen great success in the NFL. In a league in which solid quarterback play is the key to winning, the Texans are...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans have a quarterback battle

The Matt Schaub days are long over for the Houston Texans. Schaub had some really good years for the Texans. But by the end of 2013, it was all starting to fall off. Schaub was ultimately traded to the Oakland Raiders, and the Texans put Ryan Fitzpatrick under center. Fitzpatrick had a pretty good season, but  now he is a member of the New York Jets. It’s going to be a...
Via EndZoneScore
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer Strives to be Starting Quarterback for Houston Texans

CLEVELAND, OH – DECEMBER 07: Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns throws a pass during the first quarter against the Indianapolis Colts at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images) The Houston Texans have a familiar decision to make in the coming months: Who will be the starting quarterback this season? Unproven quarterbacks...
Via The Sports Journal
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Texans’ QB Brian Hoyer: Re-Learning Bill O’Brien’s Offense Like “Getting Back on the Bike”

Quarterback Brian Hoyer may be new to the Houston Texans, but he’s already quite familiar with head coach Bill O’Brien. The two worked together from 2009 until 2011 when O’Brien was the New England Patriots’ quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator and Hoyer worked as Tom Brady’s backup. And as he said to’s Deepi Sidhu on Monday, re-learning O’Brien’s...
Via Sportsnaut
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer reportedly headed to the Houston Texans

If only for a few weeks, he was a hometown hero. Now, native Clevelander Brian Hoyer will be calling a new city home. The 29-year-old St. Ignatius and Michigan State graduate will sign with the Houston Texans, per Dianna Marie Russini of NBC4 in Washington, D.C. QB Brian Hoyer is going to be a Houston Texan per sources. — Dianna Marie Russini (@NBCdianna) March 9, 2015 No contract...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Hoyer: Browns' dysfunction will impact my decision

You know things aren’t necessarily going too well for the Cleveland Browns when a likely career backup is worried about the team’s recent off-field issues. According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Brian Hoyer—a soon to be free agent—has admitted that Cleveland’s most recent off-field issues will impact his decision.  I think what happened at the end...
Via Sportsnaut
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns reach out to Brian Hoyer to discuss new contract

So, about that whole benching thing… The Cleveland Browns, who find themselves in one of the worst quarterback situations in the entire NFL, have reportedly reached out to impending free agent Brian Hoyer in attempt to gauge interest in re-signing with the team. From’s Jeremy Fowler: “We’ve left the door open both ways,” said Linta from this week’s Senior...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Manziel has classic reaction to Hoyer overthrow

Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer brought us one step closer to the Johnny Manziel era on Sunday with another lousy game. Did cameras catch Manziel saying he could have done better? Hoyer, who threw no touchdowns and two interceptions in a 25-24 loss to the Indianapolis Colts, overthrew a wide open Josh Gordon late in...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

No going back: It’s Johnny Football time

There comes a point in time when you know who someone is. Brian Hoyer has reached his ceiling. Recently on Twitter, Ben Cox from Waiting For Next Year has been using the hashtag #PeakCavs to note the highlights of a crazy Cavaliers season. The days of #PeakHoyer and the Browns leading the division seem long gone. And now, the quarterback, who earlier this season led the Cleveland...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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