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Texans Outstanding Player of the Game - Week 4: Brian Hoyer

Brian Hoyer’s Stats: Passing Attempts/Percentage: 17/30; 56.7%Passing Yards: 232Passing Average: 13.6 yards/attemptPassing Touchdowns: 2Fantasy Scoring (NFL): 17.28 pointsThe Houston Texans had trouble on offense from the very start of the game.  The starting quarterback, Ryan Mallett threw less than 200 yards total along with a pic, which ultimately led him to be benched for...
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3 players who helped seal the Atlanta Falcons’ fourth win

The Houston Texans struggled offensively and defensively against the Atlanta Falcons. If it wasn’t for three late touchdowns, the Texans would have been shut out. The Texans had more passing yards (374) and total yards (428) than the Falcons. However, the Falcons still controlled both sides of the ball. Here are three players that troubled the Houston Texans AROUND COVER32 Gut...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans QB situation proves having two QBs in NFL is equal to having none

What’s that NFL cliche? “Next man up?” No, that’s not it. “The greatest ability is availability?” Nope, not that either. Oh, that’s right: “If you have two quarterbacks, you really have none.” That’s what we’re discussing today. This is the situation that the Houston Texans and head coach Bill O’Brien, found themselves in, not just in Week 1 when O’Brien...
Via The Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

The Brian Hoyer experiment may be over in Houston

Pulled from the starting quarterback position before the completion of his first game on the job, it appears that Brian Hoyer will be the reserve quarterback with the Houston Texans. According to’ Ian Rapoport, the Texans will have Ryan Mallett under center for Week 2 when they square off against the Carolina Panthers. As many are pointing out, this report comes not long...
Via Waiting For Next Year
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans quarterback switch isn’t a surprise, but timing is

The Houston Texans are expected to start Ryan Mallett during the second game of the season, per NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, and the move doesn’t come as a surprise. However, that it happened so quickly is a small shocker. Brian Hoyer, who earned the initial starting nod, knew he was on a short leash. In fact, anyone who watched HBO’s “Hard Knocks” was are of Houston’s...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien: You will know starting QB on first play of game

    The Brian Hoyer era in Houston didn’t get off to the best start, to say the least. Hoyer was benched on Sunday after turning the ball over twice inside the Texans’ 15-yard line. He was eventually replaced by Ryan Mallett during the fourth quarter. Now, head coach Bill O’Brien isn’t saying who is going to start the team’s next game. OBrien "I'm not going to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Texans start Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett?

This must be like choosing between an earache and a toothache for Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien. He has to decide whether to start Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett at Carolina in Week 2. Hoyer, named the starting quarterback before the season, completed 18 of 34 passes for 236 yards with a touchdown and an interception in Sunday’s 27-20 home loss to the Kansas City...
Via The Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans QB controversy brewing between Mallett and Hoyer?

Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien made a change late in Sunday’s loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. O’Brien replaced quarterback Brian Hoyer with Ryan Mallett in the fourth quarter, reigniting Houston’s quarterback controversy. It’s unclear who will start Week 2 against the Carolina Panthers. “I’m going to go in there and watch the tape and make an honest evaluation...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Hoyer named starting QB for Houston Texans

Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien has apparently seen enough from both Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett after two preseason games to make a decision on the team’s starting quarterback for the 2015 NFL season. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Hoyer is the man in charge of Houston’s offense this year. Hoyer has been so-so this preseason, completing 9 of 15 passes...
Via Sportsnaut
August 24, 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

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