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Texans trade up to draft LB Benardrick McKinney with No. 43 pick

Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports The Houston Texans traded up to the 43rd pick in the 2015 NFL Draft and selected Mississippi State linebacker Benardrick McKinney. They wanted to come away with a solid linebacker, and they are getting one here with this pick. At 6-foot-5 and 249 pounds, McKinney adds yet another intimidating presence to the Texans’ defense. They already have...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans GM: Drafting a QB still a possibility

On paper, it would seem the Texans are comfortably set at quarterback. After all, the team re-signed Ryan Mallett and signed Brian Hoyer this offseason. There's also 2014 fourth-round pick Tom Savage, now entering his second year with the team.Despite that, Texans general manager Rick Smith said Tuesday the team isn't opposed to drafting another QB this year. "No, not at all." Smith...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett Poised to Start for Texans

Headed into the 2015 season, the Houston Texans have something of a quarterback quandary. After the Ryan Fitzpatrick experiment fizzled out near the end of last season, Houston elected to move on from the 32-year-old veteran. Enter former New England Patriots backups Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer. The two quarterbacks competed with each other as Tom Brady's backup in 2011-12, and...
Via Pro Football Spot
28 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Houston Texans’ recent signings affect key positions

The Houston Texans have been working to fill multiple holes on the roster, by not only re-signing players but also signing new ones. Since free agency officially started on Tuesday, the Texans have re-signed Kareem Jackson, Derek Newton, Ryan Mallett, Damaris Johnson, Jeff Tarpinian, and Eddie Pleasant. Jackson signed a 4 year deal worth $34 million, Newton a 5 year deal worth $26...
Via isportsweb.com
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Texans reportedly interested in Brian Hoyer

Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Brian Hoyer may not remain on the free agent market long. According to NFL Media insider Jeff Darlington, the Houston Texans are zeroing in on the 29-year-old quarterback. Darlington was told that either Hoyer or Ryan Mallett, who is also a free agent, will start for the Texans next season. It appears that O’Brien and the Texans want both of these...
Via Sportsnaut
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Assessing the Houston Texans cornerback situation

Everyone around the league has heard about the quarterback situation for the Houston Texans. With the Texans going 9-7 in 2014 and earning the 16th pick in this year’s draft, the only way for them to get one of the “franchise-quarterbacks” is to trade up. Trading up is not something that the Texans should try doing, as they would have to give up too much in order to get a...
Via isportsweb.com
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans name Ryan Mallett starting quarterback

The Ryan Mallett era is now underway in Houston. Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien has named Mallet the starter for the team’s game against the Browns in Week 11, according to Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle. With the team on its bye week, there’s no better time to make the change from Ryan Fitzpatrick to Mallett. O’Brien provided some reasoning behind his...
Via The Sports Daily
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Houston Texans should make a change at quarterback

Ryan Mallett could very well be the future of the Texans at quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick had his worst game as a Texan Sunday, and hopefully it will be his last game overall starting. In the first two games, Fitzpatrick was able to lean on a strong running game that kept the defense on their heels. The Oakland Raiders and Washington Redskins defenses are not good, but at times the...
Via isportsweb.com
September 23, 2014  |  1 Comment

Ryan Mallett: First Days As A Houston Texan Have Been A ‘Whirlwind’

Ryan Mallett has been a busy, busy man since becoming a Houston Texan. The former New England Patriots backup quarterback, who the Texans traded for on Sunday, addressed the Houston media for the first time Wednesday. But before Mallett dove into life with the Texans, he asked for a moment to thank the team that drafted him in the third round of the 2011 draft. “First, I’m...
Via NESN.com
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Reactions to the Ryan Mallett trade

Ryan Mallett is now part of the Houston Texans after the team made a deal for him on Sunday, giving up a draft pick in 2016 that will either be a sixth or seventh-round selection. Have a look at some of the best tweets regarding the move: I guess the Texans finally responded to the ad…https://t.co/inps3alSbW — Peyton’s Head (@PeytonsHead) August 31, 2014 Re: Mallett trade to...
Via cover32 - Texans
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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