First Glance: Texans vs. Patriots

Here are 5 Things to Watch when the Texans face the Patriots on Saturday night.
Via HoustonTexans.com
3 hours ago

2017 Houston Texans Training Camp: Camp Favorites

Who do you like? Summer camp is now over. Yesterday the Texans concluded their practices with the New England Patriots, and are a better team now because of it. Today they are packing up their bags because the West Virginia portion of training camp has come to a conclusion. Luckily for them, social media and the internet exists, so they can still keep in touch with all the new friends...
Via Battle Red Blog
10 hours ago

2017 Houston Texans Training Camp Live: Day Seventeen

Texans training camp continues to roll on with day seventeen. Another day of training camp. It’s the third day of the Texans joint practices with the Patriots, who will face off this coming Saturday in their second preseason game. These practices of the can be seen as the opening salvos of a battle we’ll get to see fully fought in Houston. With that in mind, here is your schedule...
Via Battle Red Blog
13 hours ago

Houston Texans News: August 17, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Thursday, August 17, 2017. Houston Texans News Houston Texans QB: Tom Savage or Deshaun Watson? | SI.comWho should be the Houston Texans’ starting quarterback, Tom Savage or Deshaun Watson? The MMQB’s Jonathan Jones leads a roundtable discussion with fou Tom Brady, Deshaun Watson meet...
Via Battle Red Blog
14 hours ago

What They Are Saying: Tom Brady jealous of Deshaun Watson?

Former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson was all the buzz on Wednesday when his Houston Texans and the New England Patriots practiced together. Afterward, reporters spoke to Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady, who spoke highly of Watson, even going as far as saying he was a little jealous of Watson. In this edition of What They Are Saying, The Clemson Insider takes a look at what...
Via The Clemson Insider
15 hours ago

24 observations from #TexansCamp: Day 16

I’m conflicted at the moment because these will be the last observations that I’ll write from Almost Heaven, aka West Virginia.
Via HoustonTexans.com
1 day ago

Bill O’Brien: We have “really good situation” at quarterback

The Texans have had a couple of goals at quarterback this summer as they prepare Tom Savage to enter a season as the starter for the first time while also developing first-round pick Deshaun Watson into a player who will be ready to step in if needed at some point down the line. That effort [more]
Via Pro Football Talk
1 day ago

Texans QB Tom Savage has interesting take on his status

The Houston Texans may very well be close to handing over the starting quarterback job to rookie Deshaun Watson after he impressed in the preseason opener.It might come as early as Week 1 or it could be delayed until the 2018 season. Either way, the writing is surely on the wall here. That’s until we ask current stopgap starter Tom Savage.“My mindset is that this is my team....
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt learned about brother TJ’s big game through text from Kendrick Lamar

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker TJ Watt was phenomenal in the team’s preseason opener against the New York Giants on Friday, so much so that he even got the attention of Kung Fu Kenny himself.Watt’s older brother, Houston Texans four-time All-Pro defensive end JJ Watt, told reporters a great story about how he learned of TJ’s big game through a text from rapper Kendrick...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt shouts out T.J. Watt after rookie comes up with two sacks

J.J. Watt was, like many of us, eager to see what his younger brother, T.J. Watt, would do in his first NFL game Friday night.Let’s just say, the rookie out of Wisconsin was darn impressive. He came up with two early sacks for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who were playing the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium (watch them both here).In response to seeing his younger brother dominating...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Winners and losers from the Houston Texans first preseason game

After a long six months of waiting, football is finally back in Houston. The Houston Texans played their first preseason game yesterday, when they lost 27-17 to the Carolina Panthers. There were some breakthrough players in the first game, and there were others who did not look ready to play at the NFL level. Here is a closer look at the winners and losers of the Texans first preseason...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork of the Houston Texans retires

After playing his final two seasons with the Houston Texans, Vince Wilfork has announced his retirement from the NFL. Wilfork was known for his years with the New England Patriots, capturing two Super Bowl wins along the way. As one of the bigger defensive tackles in the league, Wilfork was a fan favorite. Vince is 35 years old and was drafted in the first round of the 2004 draft...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans head coach praises Deshaun Watson after NFL debut

Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson made his long-awaited preseason NFL debut on Wednesday evening. He completed 15-of-25 passes for 179 yards and also added 24 rushing yards, including one rushing touchdown. Watson’s performance was enough to prompt some praise from head coach Bill O’Brien.“He is a smart and distinctive player,” O’Brien said following the...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cam Newton meets Deshaun Watson, gives him dap before game

Prior to Wednesday night's preseason matchup between the Panthers and Texans, one of the NFL’s most dynamic veteran quarterbacks met a man who could become part of the league’s next crop of dual-threat signal callers.Former NFL MVP Award winner Cam Newton approached fellow quarterback Deshaun Watson during warmups and gave him a big hug.The two exchanged a few words, and it was...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork officially retires a Patriot in emotional ceremony

Vince Wilfork on Wednesday officially retired as a member of the New England Patriots organization with an emotional ceremony. The most touching aspect of the ceremony — which was attended by owner Robert Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick, among many others, and featured a video montage — was when Wilfork revealed his only regret from his outstanding 13-year NFL career.“My...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork announces retirement with hilarious video

Vince Wilfork said a few months back that he was unsure if he wanted to play in the NFL in 2017, but he has officially made up his mind. And the way he announced his decision could not have been more perfect.Wilfork, an avid fan of smokers and all things grill-related, has partnered with Kingsford for an endorsement deal. The charcoal and grilling company helped the defensive tackle...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Savage 'clearly' ahead of Watson at Texans camp

Despite all the hype about DeShaun Watson, the signals coming out of Houston Texans camp clearly favor incumbent starting quarterback Tom Savage.According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Savage has been “terrific” throughout camp and has done nothing to dissuade Houston from keeping him atop the depth chart as the season nears. Despite a lot of positive talk about Watson...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller breaks collarbone

Houston Texans star wide receiver Will Fuller broke his collarbone on Wednesday at training camp practice in West Virginia. He is out indefinitely and will most likely miss the entire 2017 season. Coach Bill O’Brien has shot down speculations saying that it is a season ending injury, but it does not look good. Fuller was jumping to receive a catch and awkwardly landed on his shoulder...
Via isportsweb.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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