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Cecil Shorts III ready to get to work

New Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts III is adjusting to life in Houston after spending the first four seasons of his career with the Jacksonville Jaguars, and as Shorts told ESPN's Tania Ganguli, he knows he needs to get familiar quickly with quarterbacks Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett."Reps,"Shorts III said, according to ESPN. "Getting repetition in practice, getting repetition...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marqise Lee: Cecil Shorts gone but not forgotten

Wide receiver Cecil Shorts III signed with the Houston Texans over the offseason, and his absence is already being felt by his former Jacksonville Jaguars teammates. Second-year receiver Marqise Lee told Hays Carlyon of the Florida Times-Union that Shorts helped him through the tough moments of his rookie season. "We'll miss that leadership," Lee said, according to Carlyon. ...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Newest Texans get to work

The Texans opened their offseason training program Monday and with it, came the debut of Houston's free-agent acquisitions, safety Rahim Moore, nose tackle Vince Wilfork and wide receiver Cecil Shorts IIIWilfork, who signed with Houston after winning two Super Bowls during his 11 seasons with the Patriots, told the team's official website the day offered a chance to get some work...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Exclusive Interview: Cecil Shorts talks Houston Texans

New Houston Texans WR Cecil Short III is excited about his new start in Houston. After spending 4 years with 3 QB’s (Blaine Gabbert, Chad Henne, Blake Bortles) and a 14-50 record with the Jaguars, I think it’s safe for us all to agree Shorts made the right decision to move on from Jacksonville. This was Shorts’ first […]
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Jacksonville Jaguars WR Cecil Shorts left the team with remarkable class

Former Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver will play for the Houston Texans in 2015. But, unlike some free agents, he took the time to offer a heartfelt statement to Jacksonville before he left. Statement from former #Jaguars WR @CecilShortsIII. A true professional in every sense of the word. Thank you, CS3! — Tad Dickman (@Tdickman89) March 18, 2015...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts Should Start for Texans

The AFC South just seems to be switching around receivers. With Andre Johnson on his way to Indianapolis, a gaping hole has been left on the Houston Texans' offense. Behind DeAndre Hopkins, Houston has little playmaking ability at wide receiver. Enter former Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III. Once considered a viable option as the No. 1 in Jacksonville, Shorts joins...
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans sign WR Cecil Shorts

Cecil Shorts, a 2011 4th round pick, once looked like a very promising young receiver. After a rookie year where he didn’t see the field much (179 total snaps and 2 catches), Shorts caught 55 passes for 979 yards and 7 touchdowns in 2012. He was even better than those numbers suggested, as he did that despite missing 2 games with injuries and not playing more than 50% of his team’s...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Texans Signs Receiver Cecil Shorts to Two-Year Deal

One of the more underrated free agents of the 2015 offseason, wide receiver Cecil Shorts has signed a two-year deal to join the Houston Texans for the 2015 season, according to Fox Sports Ohio’s Zac Jackson. Source says WR Cecil Shorts signing two year deal with Texans. He visited team today. — Zac Jackson (@FSOhioZJackson) March 16, 2015 Originally a fourth-round pick in...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans bring in one of top remaining free agent WRs for a visit

The Houston Texans need to find a replacement for Andre Johnson. This is an intriguing option. FA WR Cecil Shorts III is visiting with Texans today. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) March 16, 2015 Texans looking for a veteran receiver and Shorts has played some good games against them at Jax. They know him well. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) March 16, 2015 Shorts has...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts out at least two weeks with hamstring injury

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III will miss at least two weeks with a strained right hamstring. Shorts got the diagnosis Saturday, one day after feeling tightness in his hamstring during the team's first training camp practice. Shorts, who has a history of injuries, says he "can't catch a break right now. My frustration level might be at an all...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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