GLOVER QUIN RUMORS & GOSSIP
There were positives and negatives on the injury front for the Lions as they returned to practice Wednesday.
On the plus side, cornerback Bill Bentley, out since Week 8 with a knee injury, was back and working in individual drills. Defensive end Ziggy Ansah (ankle), who was limited last week, was also working.
Tight end Brandon Pettigrew, with his left knee wrapped, was also working...
Glover Quin has been over looked and under valued after the focus put on Dashon Goldson this off-season.
The Lions needed help in the secondary and Glover Quin is the perfect addition as well as an upgrade.
Drafted by the Houston Texans in the 4th round of the 2009 NFL Draft, he initially played cornerback for the Texans as he did in college at the University of New Mexico.
A busy day of free-agent signings for the Detroit Lions continued Thursday with the addition of free safety Glover Quin.
The team announced that Quin will be leaving the Houston Texans for a five-year contract with the Lions.
Quin, 27, started every game for Houston the past three seasons. He finished with 84 tackles, 14 passes defensed and two interceptions for the Texans in 2012...
Ok, now the Lions are announcing they have agreed to a 5 year deal with Glover Quin. My head hurts. #Texans
— Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) March 13, 2013
Houston Texans have lost another free agent, this time with safety Glover Quin to the Detroit Lions on a 5 year deal. Quin who was considered the Texans top free agent of the 2013 season, it makes the second starter lost for...
With the deadline fast approaching on March 4th, 4pmEST for teams to declare their franchise tags. News comes out of Houston that they are unlikely to franchise Safety Glover Quin who is generating 'persistent buzz' on the free agency market according to profootballtalk.com
This was further endorsed by John McClain of Houston Chronicle, who wrote:
The reason the Texans...
According to Pro Football Weekly the Texans are expected to make retaining FS Glover Quin a priority this offseason.
Houston is entering the free agency period with at least five starters set to become unrestricted free agents. He is considered by many as smart, with good leadership skills and the ability to defend both the run and pass.
Quin, 27, has become a full time starter...
According to ProFootballWeekly.com, the Houston Texans will make re-signing safety Glover Quin a priority this offseason.
We hear the top priority is to re-sign FS Glover Quin. There simply isn’t another safety on the roster that has the type ofdiverse skill set that Quin does. He is smart, with good leadership skills and the ability to defend both the run and the pass. The Texans...
STUCK WITH IT
Joe Flacco had a pretty rough first half in Houston on Sunday. The Texans’ brutal pass rush tipped numerous passes at the line of scrimmage, one ended up in a pick-six for Houston and another wound up in the hands of Glover Quin via this great, athletic one-handed grab.PS- Whitney Mercilus is such a sweet football name.
(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By CHRIS DUNCAN AP Sports Writer Houston Texans safety Glover Quin hardly thinks about it. He also never wants to completely forget it.
Two years ago in Jacksonville, Quin tried to knock down a 50-yard desperation heave from David Garrard and ended up giving up the winning score.
Before the final play, Quin had led the Texans with 13 solo tackles...
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September 14, 2012
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These past few weeks while putting together some snap counts for the Houston Texans, there were many thoughts that showed up while watching the films through the first five games. The team evolved every week, especially on defense, but one player made me think about his role within the defense, safety Glover Quin. What he does for the defense, not only the secondary, shows he...