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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign S Troy Nolan

Journeyman free agent safety Troy Nolan has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Nolan, who played eight games in 2012, split his time with three different franchises; the Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins and Houston Texans. Nolan provides training camp depth with an outside chance of making the roster as a special teams player and backup safety. The post Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign...
Via FF Locker Room
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears add veteran safety for depth

With Chris Conte’s hamstring injury Sunday causing depth concerns, the Chicago Bears signed safety Troy Nolan Wednesday to help out on special teams. The 6-2, 200-pound Nolan has appeared in 37 games with seven starts over four seasons with the Houston Texans (2009-12) and Miami Dolphins (2012). After being selected in the seventh round (223rd overall) by the Texans out of [...]
Via Bears Claws
December 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears sign S Nolan

The Chicago Bears signed safety Troy Nolan on Wednesday to add depth in a depleted area. Nolan has five tackles in seven games this season for Houston and Miami. He started one game for the Texans after returning to Houston from the Dolphins earlier in the season. Bears starting safety Chris Conte is battling a hamstring injury and his availability is uncertain for Sunday'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Texans cut Troy Nolan, activate LB Darryl Sharpton off PUP list

The Houston Texans (8-1) activated LB Darryl Sharpton off the PUP list, per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Sharpton, 24, suffered a setback (hip injury) in the offseason after attempting to return too quickly from quadriceps surgery. In 20 games (six starts), Sharpton has racked up 1.0 sack and 46 combined tackles.  The former 2010 fourth-round pick (102nd overall) out of...
Via Gridiron Grit
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Darryl Sharpton Activated; Troy Nolan Waived

This week the Houston Texans activated inside linebacker Darryl Sharpton from the Physically Unable to Perform List and released backup safety Troy Nolan.  Sharpton has been injured since last season when he tore his quadricep against the Jacksonville Jaquars.  He is set to make his 2012 season debut this weekend against the team that prematurely ended last year’s season. ...
Via State of the Texans
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Houston Texans re-sign S Troy Nolan, cut QB John Beck

It has been a crazy first month of the season for safety Troy Nolan. A former seventh-round draft pick by the Houston Texans in 2009, Nolan was cut by the team at the end of training camp and was promptly picked up by the Miami Dolphins. Nolan actually played against the Texans in week one, but was cut by the Dolphins following their third regular season game against the New York...
Via 60 Max Power O
October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Texans cut QB Beck, sign S Nolan

The Houston Texans have cut third-string quarterback John Beck and re-signed safety Troy Nolan. The 31-year-old Beck signed with Houston in May after he was cut by Washington. He beat out undrafted free agent Case Keenum for the No. 3 spot behind Matt Schaub and T.J. Yates. The Texans (4-0) turned to Nolan after Quintin Demps fractured his left forearm in Sunday's win over...
Via AP on Fox
October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Texans Bring Back Troy Nolan

According to the Houston Chronicle’s John McClain, the Texans have brought back safety Troy Nolan to join the team. Nolan will take the place of recently injured safety Quintin Demps who broke his forearm against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Nolan was waived after training camp, in a surprise move, in favor of Shiloh Keo and Demps who are still on the team. He was soon...
Via State of the Texans
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Are Sherman and Nolan the Secret Weapons?

Week one is upon us and the Houston Texans are early favorites to defeat the visiting Miami Dolphins in the season opener at Reliant Stadium. The Dolphins have been featured this season on HBO’s “Hard Knocks” and been the center of talk surrounding the reality portion of the NFL. Former Houston Texans Safety, Troy Nolan at 2012 Training Camp, SOTT Staff Photo Always important...
Via State of the Texans
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Texans Trim Roster and Troy Nolan

The Houston Texans released their group of players they have waived in order to get to the leagues mandated 53 man roster. In a surprise move the Texans have released safety Troy Nolan in a head scratching move and according to Tania Ganguli from the Houston Chronicle… #Texans announce they released FS Troy Nolan as their final cut. I’ve been told it took this long because they...
Via State of the Texans
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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