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Was the Houston Texans Week 9 tilt announced as a top game to watch?

The leaves are turning. Halloween decorations are up throughout the neighborhood. And the days are getting shorter and shorter. What do those things signal? Football games are getting more and more important. This week certainly backs up that notion, as the NFL’s slate of games features plenty of match-ups with playoff implications. That may sound nutty in Week 9, but that’s...
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Houston Texans Ryan Fitzpatrick’s mid-way, surprising QB ranking unveiled

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 worked out several linebackers yesterday before signing Zac Diles

Yesterday the Houston Texans signed Zac Diles to their 53 man roster and added Ben Malena to their practice squad. Malena is a scat back that participated in the East/West Shrine Game in January. Malena went undrafted out of Texas A&M. Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider · 10h10 hours ago Signing Zac Diles and Ben Malena, Texans also worked […] The post Texans worked out several...
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Mailbag: How successful can Arian Foster really be?

Hi Alex, Arian Foster is on a roll with the Texans, picking up over 100 yards in every game where he’s fully played. How much longer can he keep it up? Chris, Houston Hi Chris, No doubt Foster is carrying this offense. He has 766 yards, 5,2 yards per carry and seven touchdowns. He’s been a machine and he’s playing at the best level we’ve ever seen from him. I’m not sure...
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Texans make several roster moves today

Today was the NFL trade deadline and while the Houston Texans may not have made any trades but they sure did make a couple moves on their roster. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle the Texans waived both Elbert Mack and Kendall James and signed Zac Diles and Ben Malena. @McClain_on_NFL: Texans waived […] The post Texans make several roster moves today appeared first...
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Texans Sign OLB Zac Diles, Waive CB Elbert Mack

  The Houston Texans signed free agent OLB Zac Diles to their 53-man roster and waived CB Elbert Mack in a corresponding move, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. McClain adds that the Texans signed RB Ben Malena to their practice squad and released CB Kendall James to make room. Diles, 29, was drafted by the Texans in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft out...
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J.J. Watt makes and delivers Papa John's pizza for charity

J.J. Watt went to work at a Houston-area Papa John's in support of his charity. Here's a look at the world's largest pizza guy.
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J.J. Watt preps pizza at Papa John’s, makes deliveries as part of charity event (vid/pics)

J.J. Watt announced in July that as part of a charitable partnership between the J.J. Watt Foundation and Papa John’s, he would be delivering pizza himself to some very lucky Houston Texans fans. On Tuesday this week, Watt got his hands dirty, whipping up some pizzas himself as part of a weekly promotional campaign. “Every...Read More The post J.J. Watt preps pizza at Papa John’s...
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J.J. Watt called out Zach Mettenberger

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt wasn’t happy with the way Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger has handled himself since being named the starter this week. “It’s just kind of a reminder, this is the National Football League, not high school,” Watt said via ESPN. “Welcome to the show.” Mettenberger explained the selfies he took this past week. “The...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: J.J. Watt mocks Titans QB with selfie sack celebration

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt continues to wreak havoc on opposing quarterbacks week after week. Sunday was rookie QB Zach Mettenberger’s turn. Watt recorded two sacks on the day, and the Texans went on to win, 30-16. Watt also provided a teaching moment for the young QB, who apparently had been taking numerous selfies this week and even on Sunday before the game as well. After...
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Texans Injury Report: Jadeveon Clowney, Brian Cushing, Brooks Reed

This week the Houston Texans will be taking on the Tennessee Titans in an interdivision battle in the AFC South. Linebackers Jadeveon Clowney (knee), Brian Cushing (knee) and Brooks Reed (groin) were among the 12 Texans listed on Friday’s injury report. CB Darryl Morris (ankle) and ILB Jeff Tarpinian (knee) will be out this week against the Titans, seeing as they didn’t participate...
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Jadeveon Clowney expected to play Sunday

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Texans Injury Update: Brian Cushing out Sunday

The Houston Texans' linebacker, Brian Cushing (Knee), will be out for Sunday's game. It was clear Monday night as Cushing tried to chase down Le'Veon Bell, he didn't look physically right, as reported by Dan Hanzus Around the NFL writer.#176919732 / gettyimages.comNFL insider, Ian Rapoport, reported late Wednesday night that Cushing won't play Sunday against the...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans QB Ryan Fitzpatrick is Not Who We Thought He Was Going to Be

When the Houston Texans signed journeyman quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick fans of the team everywhere let out a collective groan. With the exception of one really good season in Buffalo he--well, he wasn't that good. He was good enough to be a back-up maybe, but if he was your starting quarterback you better have a solid defense and a good running game.Opinions were pretty low of...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien fuming following loss to Steelers

Everything was going right for the Houston Texans against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday night. They held a 13-0 more than midway through the second quarter in an attempt to go above .500 on the season. And then everything seemed to go wrong for first-year head coach Bill O’Brien’s team. Pittsburgh scored 24 points in the final four minutes of the second quarter to take a...
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9 days ago  |  2 Comments
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