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Texans free agency preview: Can Mallett take Houston to next level?

A season after dramatic change at the top, the Houston Texans are on the ascent. Despite getting mediocre play from the quarterback position, Houston was very competitive losing four of their seven defeats by a touchdown or less. Bill O'Brien will be tasked with finding a way to improve the passing game and replacing other key defensive pieces departing in free agency. Ryan Mallett...
Via Fox Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Romeo Crennel is why the Texans will let someone else overpay Kareem Jackson

That might sound like a weird title for an article but if you look at Romeo Crennel’s history with cornerbacks he has gotten some pretty average corners to have pretty amazing years. His proven track record with pretty much any cornerback he was handed, is why the Texans won’t overpay Kareem Jackson. You may also be interested in: Romeo Crennel is why the Texans will let someone...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Did Trae Waynes impressive showing at the combine hurt the Texans?

Trae Waynes had an impressive showing at the combine this year, he ran the 40 in 4.32 seconds which makes him the fastest cornerback at the combine. Measuring 6 foot, 186-pounds he has the size that NFL teams are looking for in a cornerback. This is all great news for Waynes but bad news for the Texans. Plenty of mock drafts had Waynes projected going to the Texans at the sixteenth...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett wants to return to the Texans

Quarterback Ryan Mallett said on Wednesday he would like to return to the Texans but was careful not to rule out the possibility of signing with another team. Unless Mallett signs a new contract with the Texans before March 10 when the new league year begins, he’ll become an unrestricted free agent who can sign […] The post Ryan Mallett wants to return to the Texans appeared...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Maurice Poullard, DB, Stephen F. Austin 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 […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Maurice...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Free agent QB Mallett wants to remain with Texans

The Houston Texans have already made it known they would like to have Ryan Mallett back with the team in 2015, and according to the free agent quarterback himself, he wants to be back.  "I'd love to be here," Mallett said during an appearance at Texas Children's Hospital. "Hopefully we can get something worked out." Earlier in the week, head coach Bill O'Brien and general manager...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans David Quessenberry is in remission after radiation treatments

Texans offensive tackle David Quessenberry is in remission from non-Hodgkin T lymphoblastic lymphoma, having completed an aggressive series of chemotherapy treatments followed by radiation therapy. http://youtu.be/3CzuSKkMi34 “I’m back into it,” Quessenberry said. “We’re training every day. We’re enjoying this offseason time. I’m just using every day to get back...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: David Quessenberry Shares Great News

Houston Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry shared some great news on Wednesday. The former 2013 sixth round pick out of San Jose State missed the 2014 season after being diagnosed with lymphoma last summer, but things are really moving forward. “I finished radiation two weeks ago. I’m officially in remission. I love saying that,” Quessenberry told David Nuno of ABC13 during...
Via Gridiron Grit
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson May Have To Accept Pay Cut To Be Back With Texans

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Texans veteran WR Andre Johnson could find himself on the chopping block unless he’s willing to accept a pay cut to be back in Houston next year. This topic has come up numerous times in recent years, and he mentioned towards the end of the season that he was aware of the situation. Nobody wants to hear that,” said Johnson, via the Houston...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Wednesday web round up: Houston Texans

Texans want QB Ryan Mallett back ► Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith and head coach Bill O'Brien want quarterback Ryan Mallett back in Houston next season RB in Draft a possibility for Texans ► Top 10 NFL Free Agents Houston Texans Must Sign ► General manager Rick Smith and head coach Bill O'Brien of the Houston Texans may have had their eyes on the field of...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

New proposed Houston Texans helmet is the coolest one so far

Right now concept helmets for NFL teams are all the rage, including models made for the Houston Texans. Here’s the latest one that dropped earlier this week from the folks at Paul Bunyan Design. Via Paul Bunyan Design That is sweet. You can check out all the NFL helmets from PBD right here. You may also be interested in: New proposed Houston Texans helmet is the coolest one...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans 2015 NFL Draft approach

With the NFL Scouting Combine this weekend we are seeing plenty of talented prospects that are hoping to improve their draft resume. The Houston Texans have a few different paths that they could take with this year’s draft. Obviously this all depends on who they resign. The big two upcoming free agents are Kareem Jackson and Ryan Mallett. It is fairly likely that they will both...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Using Innovative Military Technique To Rehab Player Injuries

The Houston Texans have just become the first team in the NFL to implement a recovery technique created and used by the military called BFR (blood flow restriction) to help players heal better and quicker from injuries. ESPN’s Stephania Bell reports that the Texans have already introduced the technique to several of their players — including quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and...
Via Gridiron Grit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

O'Brien: Texans' Clowney 'disciplined' in rehab from knee surgery

Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney's rookie season didn't go quite to plan after suffering a pair of injuries, with the second resulting in a second knee surgery ending his season early.  According to Texans general manager Rick Smith, Clowney is "doing well" in his rehab as he attempts to make a bigger splash in Houston for his sophomore season. "The recovery process is...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O'Brien wants Ryan Mallett to return to Texans

Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien said at the NFL Combine that the team's quarterback position will be an open competition, however, he wants his former pupil Ryan Mallet to be right in the middle of the mix. The team traded for Mallett before the start of the 2014 season and the signal caller had two starts before a torn pectoral placed him on injured reserve. Set to become...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans GM, head coach want Mallett back in Houston

The Houston Texans enter the offseason in need of a quarterback and the men in charge believe they may already have their guy on speed dial in Ryan Mallett.  Speaking in Indianapolis during the NFL Combine, Texans general manager Rick Smith and head coach Bill O'Brien made it no secret they are hoping to sign the unrestricted free agent Mallett. "We're hopeful we get him back,"...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
7 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Serious concern’ over Jadeveon Clowney’s knee

Jadeveon Clowney’s rookie season was a disaster and went nothing like he or the Houston Texans would have liked, and now there is “serious concern” about his future. Clowney had sports hernia surgery in June after being drafted No. 1 overall, underwent arthroscopic surgery on his knee after getting hurt in Week 1, returned briefly...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Want to Be A Judge at the Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts This Year?

Guys--how would you like to hangout around a bunch of gorgeous women for a day that want nothing more than to become a member of the best cheerleading squad in the NFL, the Babes on Parade--the Houston Texans Cheerleaders? Now what if you could do so while showing a member of the Armed Forces a little love?Because you can and it will only cost you $10.via RedditRead more »
Via FatManWriting
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Create Some Valentines for the Houston Texans Fan in All Of Our Lives

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is usually all about the love. Peace, namaste, and all that crap although he wasn't exactly spreading that message hear when he was pointing up at the scoreboard during the second quarter of the Texans-Ravens game late in the season. Talking smack is not quite the message most people send on Valentines Day, but the Texans would like to help...
Via FatManWriting
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL: Five things I’ll remember about the 2014-2015 season

I still feel like I’m recovering from a long hangover after this roller coaster of an NFL season. I like to think each season is filled with unforgettable moments but most of the memories currently fresh in our minds will fade in time. However there are five things that I will never forget about the 2014-2015 NFL Season. The heart breakers that were the NFC Playoffs Matthew...
Via isportsweb.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt sends great note to high school recruits

J.J. Watt had an absolutely fantastic message to recruits in light of National Signing Day Wednesday. Here is what the Houston Texans DE wrote on Twitter: Annual reminder that it's not all about how many stars you have or how many cameras show up at your signing. It's what you do next. — JJ Watt...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Foster says UT boosters paid him $40-50K while in college

Arian Foster dropped a bomb against the University of Tennessee and college athletics as a whole during his appearance on the Dan Le Batard Show on Friday. The Houston Texans running back was asked to address his 2013 claims that he received cash from boosters while playing for Tennessee from 2004-2008. Although people already knew Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt buys cabin in the middle of nowhere to train

J.J. Watt just finished a spectacular season that saw him earn Pro Bowl MVP honors, hang out with Katy Perry, score more touchdowns than most wide receivers on the planet and challenge the assumption that a defensive player can’t be in the league MVP conversation. Watt has now rewarded himself by purchasing a log cabin in the “middle of nowhere” Wisconsin. Regarding his cabin...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Why J.J. Watt should be the 2014 NFL MVP

What I hate about the NFL MVP award is that there’s no way to judge players against players who don’t share a position. Even if a point guard and power forward do different things in basketball, they accumulate the same stats. They both play offense and defense. Maybe a center fielder does more on defense than a second basemen, but we can quantify that and weigh it against...
Via The Sports Post
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rodney Harrison: J.J. Watt best player in NFL, should be MVP

J.J. Watt has a huge supporter in Rodney Harrison.     This season’s NFL Most Valuable Player vote figures to be a tight one, with Watt being among a handful of worthy candidates. The Houston Texans defensive end has history working against him — a defensive player hasn’t won the NFL MVP award since Lawrence Taylor in 1986 — but Harrison can’t look past Watt’s dominance...
Via NESN.com
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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