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TGS Offseason Preview: Houston Texans

Between now and the start of the new league year in March, TGS is providing brief summaries looking ahead at the offseason from the perspective of each NFL team. In this edition, we look at the Houston Texans. 2016 record: 9-7 — 1st place, AFC East What’s new? The next time they play a football game, star defensive end J.J. Watt should be healthy. Projected salary cap space...
Via This Given Sunday
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The impact of potentially losing Vince Wilfork

Although there are a lot of positives going into next season, there is one looming question the Houston Texans are asking themselves, how will they replace Vince Wilfork. The 13-year veteran nose tackle has likely played his last NFL game and his services will surely be missed on the Houston defensive line. As a five-time pro bowler, first team all pro in 2012 and two-time Super...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork hints at retirement

Texans 325-pound defensive tackle Vince Wilfork played against the team that he spent most of his career with on Saturday night in a Divisional Playoff game, and lost. That seems like a good reason to come full circle and call it quits. Wilfork seemed to echo those sentiments, in talking to reporters after the game. Vince Wilfork said "I think I have played my last NFL football...
Via The Sports Daily
January 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork thinking about retiring after season

Vince Wilfork is hoping he has four more games left in his NFL career, but the star defensive tackle may be calling it quits after that. Wilfork, whose Houston Texans are preparing to host the Oakland Raiders in the opening round of the playoffs, said Tuesday that he has thought about retiring after the postseason. “It’s something I’ve been thinking about,” Wilfork said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork’s son D’Aundre arrested, dismissed from Houston football for codeine possession

D’Aundre Holmes-Wilfork, son of Texans defensive lineman Vince Wilfork, has been dismissed from the University of Houston football team, after getting arrested on felony drug charges for allegedly getting caught with 381 grams of codeine. The Houston Chronicle reports Houston cut Holmes-Wilfork almost immediately, releasing a statement announcing he was no longer with the program...
Via The Comeback
December 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Wilfork's son arrested for possession of codeine

D’Aundre Holmes-Wilfork, the 19-year-old son of Houston Texans defensive tackle Vince Wilfork, was reportedly arrested earlier this month and charged with drug possession. According to TMZ, D’Aundre was pulled over for a routine traffic stop in Friendswood, Texas, on Dec. 21. Police allegedly found 381 grams of codeine in his vehicle and charged him with felony drug possession...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Texans players call out fans for leaving before comeback

In what has become routine across the world of sports, the Houston Texans called out their own fans for leaving their Sunday night matchup against the Indianapolis Colts early and before an improbable comeback. With 7:04 left in the game, the Texans trailed the Colts 23-9 and it appeared the game was all but over. However, after an incredibly ugly three and a half quarters of football...
Via The Comeback
October 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork lands on cover of ‘Body Issue’

Vince Wilfork arguably is one of the most compelling athletes appearing in this year’s edition of the annual ESPN The Magazine Body Issue. Not only that, the 325-plus-pound Houston Texans nose tackle has landed on one of the issue’s covers. time for number.Here's @wilfork75's @ESPN the Magazine cover for the 'Body' Issue. (h/t Peter Hapak). ...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork weighs in on upcoming spot in Body Issue

Vince Wilfork is among the high-profile athletes who will appear in the buff in the upcoming edition of ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue, which may come as a surprise to many given his sturdy 325-pound frame. But the 34-year-old Houston Texans defensive lineman hopes his decision to appear in the issue helps inspire people who don’t fit into what typically is considered “conventional”...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork rocks nothing but suspenders on 'Hard Knocks'

By Steve DelVecchio A lot of good stuff has been happening on the latest season of HBO’s “Hard Knocks,” but the best episode of the series may be airing on Tuesday night. Apparently those who tune in will be treated to Houston Texans defensive lineman Vince Wilfork wearing suspenders with very little — if anything — on underneath them. How well is @wilfork75 adjusting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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