Houston Texans defensive back Eddie Pleasant (35) celebrates with teammates after he intercepted a pass by New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) The Houston Texans are one of the teams in the NFL that have adjusted nicely to the early ailments of this season, as they’ve...
Now that the Houston Texans have settled on Brian Hoyer as the team's starting quarterback, the last bit of unfinished business heading into the regular season is determining who will start at strong safety. Eddie Pleasant and Andre Hal have been competing for the job in training job. Pleasant, a former undrafted free agent who worked his way up from the team's practice squad, has...
Eddie Pleasant's steady rise up the Texans' depth chart begin with a spot on the practice squad in 2012. Now entering his fourth season, the safety has already established himself as a core special teams player, but he's using training camp to audition for a more expanded role on defense. The 5-foot-10, 210-pound Pleasant, a former undrafted free agent from Oregon, is competing for...
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