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Houston Texans are likely to turn to Case Keenum this week

The Houston Texans are down to their fourth string quarterback, who was recently signed off the St. Louis Rams.  While Case Keenum the former Houston Cougar was on the Texans roster earlier this year, the team is likely to rock with him this week over their fifth stringer Thad Lewis. Around The NFL    @AroundTheNFL […] The post Houston Texans are likely to turn to Case Keenum...
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Jets Sheldon Richardson feels he is on the same level as J.J. Watt

Last year, Sheldon Richardson of the New York Jets was just a rookie and although he won the defensive rookie of the year in a very close race with Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonzo, Richardson did show flashes of excellence.  Well now he feels he deserves Pro Bowl consideration and he also wants to be […] The post Jets Sheldon Richardson feels he is on the same level as J...
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12 hours ago  |  Discuss

5 Reasons the Texans could lose this week

The Texans are facing a good Ravens team this week and they will have their hands full with a front seven coming off an eight sack effort from last week. The Ravens know the Texans will have a quarterback with limited knowledge of the Texans offense. They will look to attack and disrupt whatever quarterback the Texans put on the field. You may also be interested in: 5 Reasons the...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Kenneth Bibbins Jr., TE, Houston Baptist University

Every year, NFL Draft Diamonds brings our readers the best in depth interviews on the internet. We specialize in giving players an opportunity to showcase their talents on our website. We conducted interviews last year with over 300 plus players. We want you to enjoy our interviews, because when these young men are in the league, […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview...
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Rolling Stone Calls Houston Texans Defensive Lineman J.J. Watt a Superhero

Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! "Look! Up in the sky!" "It's a bird!" "It's a plane!" "It's J.J. Watt!" What--were you expecting someone else?@blanchardJRB Read more »
Via FatManWriting
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J.J. Watt and Texans hope to ruin homecoming for Ravens’ Kubiak…

Ravens’ offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak was head coach of the Houston Texans for most of the prior decade. So you’d expect some mixed emotions from the Texans players as the Ravens (9-5) try to build on their playoff drive this Sunday at Houston (7-7). But all-purpose defensive end J.J. Watt has made it clear he wants a W at all costs against his former coach’s team. The...
Via Ravens Football Machine
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens at Houston Texans: 2014 Week 16 NFL Pick

Baltimore Ravens (9-5) at Houston Texans (7-7) This line was Houston -1 last week and now it’s Baltimore -6 in Houston. That’s a massive line movement, as it’s moved a full touchdown to compensate for Ryan Fitzpatrick’s injury. That’s a massive overreaction. Fitzpatrick is decent, but the Texans’ offense ranks just 19th in the NFL in rate of moving the chains. Meanwhile...
Via The Football Fan Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mailbag: What are reasonable expectations of Case Keenum?

Case Keenum is back, what are the reasonable expectations from him if he does start against the Ravens? Mike in Houston I think there is a 75% chance of Case Keenum starting, not because O’Brien likes him or has faith in him. It is purely due to Keenum having more knowledge of the offense than Thad Lewis. Lewis has had three and a half weeks of practice with the Houston offense...
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Houston Texans QB Case Keenum’s 1-32 quarterback ranking could be disputed

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Texans put Ryan Fitzpatrick on IR, sign Stanzi

Houston, TX ( - The Houston Texans placed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on injured reserve Tuesday, officially ending his season....
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Fantasy Football Championship Week Dos and Don’ts

It is finally here for some of you, your fantasy football championship week. Unfortunately with big games comes big pressure, and the wrong decision can result in an early exit and an offseason of depression.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

7-year-old ‘biggest fan’ of J.J. Watt sends Texans star autographed jersey (photo)

Houston Texans dynamo defensive lineman (and part-time tight end) J.J. Watt was on the receiving end of a role reversal recently when instead of fan asking for his autographed jersey, a delightfully confident seven-year-old fan sent the NFL superstar one. Anthony Tarantelli, a young football player, attached a note to his autographed, game-worn jersey. It...Read More The post 7...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Receives Autographed Jersey From Confident 7-Year-Old Kid (Photo)

One kid certainly knows what it means to dream big. Houston Texans star J.J. Watt has autographed a jersey or two — or a thousand — in his day, but it isn’t often that he’s the one receiving signed pieces of memorabilia from fans. Enter seven-year-old Anthony Tarantelli. The youngster wrote a letter to his idol, telling Watt that kids calls him J.J. because he also plays...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans Will Cut Andre Johnson Or Ask Him To Take A Pay Cut Next Year

Jason Cole of the Bleacher Report has spoken to a source close to Texans WR Andre Johnson who mentioned that Houston is likely to ask the veteran receiver to take a pay cut next year or they’ll release him. According to Cole, “the belief is strong” that the Texans are likely to release him based on how deep next year’s rookie receiver class is expected to be. On top of...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans quarterback Tom Savage hands off ball to invisible back (VIDEO)

When rookie Tom Savage first entered the Texans' game in Indianapolis against Colts, the noise from the hostile crowd made for a miserable start.  But things only got worse when was sacked on this botched exchange with running back Arian Foster who wasn't even there. Savage held his own and finished the game with 10 completions on 19 passes for 127 yards. He was...
Via The Other Paper
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Disastrous Day for Texans, Both Quarterbacks Injured

The Houston Texans came close to defeating the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. But at the end of the day, they fell short. The 17-10 Colts win clinched the AFC South for Andrew Luck and Co. Now at 7-7 on the season, Houston is likely out of the AFC Playoff race. It is also going to be without starter Ryan Fitzpatrick, who broke his leg on Sunday against the Colts. Even more disturbing...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick Breaks Leg, Will Miss Rest Of Season

The Houston Texans’ dwindling playoff hopes now rest on the shoulders of Tom Savage. Texans starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick broke his left leg in the second quarter of Houston’s game against the Indianapolis Colts and will miss the rest of the season, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Fitzpatrick suffered the injury during a scramble play...
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Houston Texans Will Likely Lose Tom Savage For the Season As Well After This Hit

The Houston Texans will likely be looking to sign anyone--and I mean anyone--to play quarterback for the final two games of the season (Case Keenum?). Why? Well--after losing Ryan Fitzpatrick the team had no choice but to go with rookie Tom Savage. While it was ugly at times Savage did enough to keep the team in it.However, late in the fourth quarter Savage was hit and had his knee...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Fear Broken Leg For Ryan Fitzpatrick on This Play

The Houston Texans playoff chances took a pretty big hit in the first half of the game against the Colts when Ryan Fitzpatrick went down with a leg injury. From the clip it is difficult to see just how bad the injury is, but whenever someone gets take off the field in a cart and has his leg put in an air cast it is not good.Yeah, you could say it's precautionary, but the early rumor...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rude Jaguars Fan Cancels Texans Fans’ Flight To Jacksonville Using Facebook

The Houston Texans took on the Jaguars in Jacksonville last Sunday, and one pair of Texans fans almost didn’t make it to the game because of a Grinch-like Jags fan. A Texans fan named Carlos Lara surprised his girlfriend with a trip to see her favorite time in action in Jacksonville, and was so excited about the trip that he posted a picture of their boarding passes on a Facebook...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Watt loses bet with teammate, has to rock Ohio State gear

A deals a deal…@JJWatt found out the hard way. GO BUCKS! — John Simon (@johnesimon54) December 10, 2014 Last week’s Big Ten Championship between Ohio State and Wisconsin was not only unfortunate for Wisconsin (who lost the game by a score of 59-0). It was also unfortunate for J.J. Watt. Watt and fellow Houston Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans vs Indianapolis Colts; three keys to a Texans victory

Arian Foster will look to help the Texans establish the running game, which will go a long way towards keeping the ball away from Andrew Luck and the Colts’ offense The Houston Texans travel to face the Indianapolis Colts in a game that features the top two teams in the AFC South heading into the final three weeks of the regular season. For the Texans, this is a must win game...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Arian Foster is apparently British

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster goes to the beat of his own drum. Foster has done some interesting things before with the media, like proclaiming he just wanted to be the best teammate he could be repeatedly this summer. On Thursday, Foster had another jolly time as a British man in a video posted by the team. Foster conducted the entire press conference at his locker in...
Via Awful Announcing
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arian Foster speaks to media in British accent

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster was so bored with answering questions from the media on Thursday that he decided to bust out a British accent. For seemingly no reason whatsoever, Foster felt the urge to use phrases like “cheerio” and “lovely day.” He also corrected a reporter who called him “mate,” which is more...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans place Jadeveon Clowney on injured reserve list

An incredibly disappointing rookie season for Jadeveon Clowney officially came to an end on Thursday, as the Houston Texans announced that they have placed their No. 1 overall pick on season-ending IR. Texans coach Bill O’Brien said Clowney will have surgery on his right knee. With that, Clowney’s rookie season ends with just seven tackles...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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