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Are the Houston Texans Missing Former Quarterback T.J. Yates?

When the Houston Texans traded quarterback T.J. Yates to the Atlanta Falcons part of the team's history went with him. He did win the franchise's first playoff game during his rookie season, but since than he just didn't have much to offer. After barley playing in 2012 he was given a quick hook in 2013 after imploding against the Rams in mid-October.He never set foot...
Via FatManWriting
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons QB T.J. Yates named a top-5 hero in NFL from last week

Most people consider the final preseason game as a throwaway; regular starters don’t play, so it’s reserved mostly for guys who will be selling insurance three days later. But that notion, while grounded in some element of truth, isn’t 100 percent accurate. In fact, some on the bubble were able to play their way onto (and off of) rosters last week. Who fell into each category...
Via cover32 - Falcons
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Yates makes a fine debut for the Falcons in win over Dolphins

Falcons backup quarterback T.J. Yates, a native of Marietta, had a fine debut with his hometown team. The Falcons acquired the former Pope High standout in a trade with the Houston Texans on June 18th after their offseason training program was completed. The Falcons sent linebacker Akeem Dent to the Texans for Yates, and released last season’s backup Dominique Davis. Despite...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Trade T.J. Yates to the Falcons

The Houston Texans have traded quarterback T.J. Yates to the Atlanta Falcons for linebacker Akeem Dent. Despite media reports Yates was never officially waived by the Texans which means that Yates was still on the 90 man roster of the Texans. The move gets Yates is originally from Georgia so he returns back home to join the Falcons. The deal will become official after both players...
Via State of the Texans
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

T.J. Yates Has Fan Show Him His Tattoo on the Freeway

Houston Texans quarterback T.J. Yates had a fan show his leg tattoo to him on the freeway today in Houston while driving.   Take a look This guy is flying down the highway with his leg out of the window. Reppin’ the Texans with that leg tattoo! — T.J. Yates (@TJ_Yates) April 25, 2014
Via State of the Texans
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Heels in the Pro’s: Could Yates be seeing playing time?

Heels in the Pro’s: T.J. YatesIn Chapel Hill some of the fans have been wondering about the team’s quarterback, Bryn Renner. The questions being raised are from whether or not it is the gunslinger’s fault of what is going on with the squad, all the way to the possibility if Renner should be benched, especially since right now he is battling an injury. But, from the sounds of...
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Heels In the Pro’s: News from around the NFL

A look around the NFL It has not been a great past couple of days for UNC Football. First head coach Larry Fedora’s squad lost to South Carolina 27 to 10, then several former Tar Heels got some bad news, with two being out for the season and a third being out of a job. As I had reported a while back Jonathan Cooper broke the tibia in his left leg. However, when it first happened...
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

The Forgotten One, T.J. Yates

It seems like it was a lifetime ago that a rookie quarterback drafted in the 5th round took the city of Houston by storm to lead the Houston Texans to their first playoff appearance and win in franchise history. Now T.J. Yates is almost two full years removed from that magical season when he started 6 games for the most storied team in franchise history in 2011. Yates at OTAs. Expectations...
Via State of the Texans
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

SOTT Talks to T.J. Yates

If there is one Houston Texans’ player that we had to catch up to it was quarterback T.J. Yates. One of the more beloved Texans to suit up, #13 won the respect of his teammate and Texans fans everywhere. After only leading the most important drive in team history and leading the team to their first ever playoff win, the 2011 season was a blur to Yates. The off-season was a breath...
Via State of the Texans
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Yates the Key to the Texans Playoff Success

T.J. Yates looking to overcome two subpar outings when the Texans play the Titans Sunday Rookie QB T.J. Yates was making strides for the Texans before the last two weeks. Now with a game that doesn’t mean all that much looming Sunday against the Titans, the Texans can’t afford for Yates to take it easy as they get set for the postseason. Two weeks ago the Texans lost 28-13 to...
Via Texans Gab
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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