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WATCH: Houston Texans WR Cecil Shorts Throws Touchdown Pass To RB Alfred Blue

The Houston Texans are not above using a trick play from time to time if they think they can get away with it. Sunday against the Jets they tried one out--a double pass- and it worked like a charm. T.J. Yates threw a short pass out to Cecil Short on the sideline who in turn threw it downfield to a wide open Alfred Blue for a touchdown.It was his first touchdown pass with the Texans...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts throws TD pass vs. Jets on trick play (video)

The Houston Texans haven’t traditionally been known for creativity on offense. Well, that’s just what they showed in the third quarter of Sunday’s road game against the Jets. Wide receiver Cecil Shorts took a pitch from quarterback T.J. Yates behind the line of scrimmage and unleashed a 21-yard touchdown pass to Alfred Blue, breaking a 10-10 tie. **WR THROWING TD ALERT!!*...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cecil Shorts does it all on Texans' scoring drive

Houston's Cecil Shorts found Alfred Blue for a 21-yard touchdown in the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Jets.  Bob Levey Getty ImagesHouston Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts found multiple ways to contribute during a third-quarter scoring drive against the New York Jets on Sunday.With the game tied at 10, Shorts caught a quick pass from quarterback T.J. Yates, then...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texans throw double-pass touchdown vs. Jets

The Houston Texans are looking for a quarterback, but Cecil Shorts III was good enough for one pass on Sunday. Playing a tough New York Jets defense, Houston found an offensive boost with a perfectly executed double pass. Midway through the third quarter, the score was even at 10. Quarterback T.J. Yates threw a backwards screen to Shorts, who launched a 21-yard touchdown to an uncovered...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans WR Shorts expects to be back in the lineup against Bengals

Oct 18, 2015; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Houston Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts (18) smiles during warm ups prior to a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports Logan Bowles USA TODAY SportsAfter missing two games with a hamstring injury, Houston Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts said he'll be back in the lineup for Monday...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans WR Shorts hoping to play against his former team

With the Texans set to travel to Jacksonville to face the Jaguars on Sunday, Houston wide receiver Cecil Shorts is hoping to be healthy enough to face his former team.Shorts, who dislocated his left shoulder on the final play of Houston's loss to Atlanta on Oct. 4, said Monday he's ahead of schedule in his recovery, but whether he's cleared to play this week remains to be seen.The...
Via Fox Sports
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Injured Texans WR Shorts says he's ahead of schedule in recovery

Houston Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts, who separated his shoulder on the final play of the team's Oct. 4 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, said he's ahead of schedule in his recovery.Per the Houston Chronicle, Shorts didn't practice Monday, but his arm is no longer in a sling and the injury won't require surgery. The five-year veteran is considered more likely play Sunday against...
Via Fox Sports
October 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts: Blake Bortles is going to be a 'superstar'

It’s hard to get too excited about one preseason game, but Jacksonville Jaguars second-year quarterback Blake Bortles actually looked quite impressive. He completed 11 of 15 passes for 118 yards in a Friday night victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-21. Wide receiver Cecil Shorts is hyped about his new quarterback and doesn’t think the preseason game was an aberration....
Via Sportsnaut
August 17, 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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