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Titans claim Durham, Graham, Harris off waivers

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans have claimed wide receivers Kris Durham and T.J. Graham and cornerback Brandon Harris off waivers. The Titans waived wide receiver Michael Preston, center Steve Vallos and defensive back Khalid Wooten. Durham caught 38 passes for 490 yards and two touchdowns with the Detroit Lions last season. Graham had 23 catches for 361 yards and two...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans make 22 roster moves, many more on the way

The Texans made 22 cuts this weekend to get to the 53-man roster limit. But since they hold the first spot in waiver-claim order and need plenty of help, they’ll likely make many more over the coming days and weeks. Other than former second-rounder Brandon Harris, there weren’t many surprises among the lot.
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans cut Harris, Groves as they get to 53

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans have cut 22 players, including cornerback Brandon Harris and linebacker Quentin Groves, to get their roster down to the 53-man limit. The 5-foot-10 Harris was a second-round pick in 2011 and played in 16 games last season, recording a career-high 20 tackles and four passes defensed. Groves, a second-round pick in 2008, has career totals of 157 tackles...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans cut 2011 second-round pick Brandon Harris

Another recent Texans draft pick has been sent packing. Cornerback Brandon Harris, a 2011 second-round draft pick, was cut by the Texans today, according to James Palmer of CSN Houston.
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: NFL Fines, Bengals, Texans, Titans

  NFL Fines Robert Raiola mentions that the total fines and suspensions for NFL players this year come out to $14,063,619. The total for the entire 2013 season was $10,619,855. Bengals CB Dre Kirkpatrick was fined $22,500 for a hit deemed to be unnecessary roughness on Cardinals WR Ted Ginn Jr. (Ed Werder) Texans Texans waived former second-round pick CB Brandon Harris...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans QBs struggle in opener

HOUSTON (AP) Ryan Fitzpatrick stepped back and telegraphed a pass that cornerback Brandon Harris intercepted along the sideline in a team drill on Monday. Coach Bill O'Brien immediately replaced Fitzpatrick with Case Keenum, who promptly threw a pass to the feet of tight end Ryan Griffin for an incompletion. Such is the state of the Houston Texans' quarterbacks midway through...
Via AP on Fox
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Texans training camp Day 7: DeAndre Hopkins has big day

The Houston Texans recently wrapped up their seventh day of training camp. Once again, certain players were shining while others continued to struggle. According to John Harris of the Texans official site, DeAndre Hopkins had a huge day. He made cornerback Brandon Harris his victim throughout the session, out-running him by a mile before hauling in a long touchdown pass from quarterback...
Via cover32 - Texans
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Texans training camp: Previewing the cornerbacks

The Houston Texans do have one of the league’s top defenses, thanks in large part to a dangerous defensive line and depth at the linebacker position. However, they do lack overall talent when it comes to cornerback, and that’s something they failed to address this offseason. Jonathan Joseph has been solid throughout his entire career, but he is now 30 years old, and will start...
Via cover32 - Texans
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans OTAs Day Six Review: New Names Emerge

The Houston Texans week two of OTAs has officially come to a close and the team has four more practices to go before hitting Mandatory Mini-Camp. The flow of practice looks much better and that comes with understanding the new routine of Head Coach Bill O’Brien. Today we took a close look at Day Six from OTAs.   Day Six   Elbert Mack Two Cornerbacks to Watch The Texans are working...
Via State of the Texans
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

SOTT Mailbag: Houston Texans Week 1 OTAs Edition

Week one of Houston Texans OTAs wrapped up and we opened the floor from some readers questions. With array of questions we give you this week’s State of the Texans mailbag.     SOTT Mailbag  @SOTTexans Given the versatility of the front 7, what percentage of snaps would you expect the #Texans to actually be in a 4-3? — Kris Matherly (@TitleistProv) May 30, 2014 At this point...
Via State of the Texans
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Notes: Mini Camp and the NFL Draft

The Houston Texans wrap up their final day of voluntary minicamp today, but there has been plenty of thoughts about the team to this point. The Texans are suiting up 66 players at the time being and will add 24 more players before training camp opens. The NFL draft is closing in which makes this week one of the more exciting ones for the Texans this year.     What We Learned From...
Via State of the Texans
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Roster Evaluation: Cornerbacks

In this series, we look at current Houston Texans who are still on the roster and under contract. We look at their potential role with the new regime and what it could mean for the 2014 season.  Only two real known quantities for the Houston Texans at cornerback, the group needs some depth for the upcoming season.   Cornerbacks Johnathan Joseph It is no secret that Joseph has...
Via State of the Texans
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

The Boom: Recruiting INsider, Down to the Wire

Let’s face it, the Miami Hurricanes need good news in this recruiting cycle and fans are looking to see if head coach Al Golden can land the late cycle “big fish” he’s bagged in his first two full seasons here. You remember Tracy Howard (4 INTs in 2013) pledging to Miami on national television and boosting the 2012 class. You might also remember Stacy Coley (only FBS...
Via CaneInsider
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Texans Who Need a Position Change for 2014

The Houston Texans have to figure  out their depth for the 2014 season and right now the team has players under contract that have had their growth stunted on the field. For whatever reason, the players we focus on have been passed by other players, over matched or they look out of position. Sometimes as a coaching staff, there has to be a moment where they have to think outside...
Via State of the Texans
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Interest in Treon Harris Skyrocketing, While Legendary Status Already Confirmed

You wouldn’t know he was one of the best quarterbacks to ever play football in Miami-Dade County by the way he’s been recruited.  It’s rare that you see one of the best quarterbacks ever to play in South Florida asked to move to play safety or wide receiver before even getting to college.  But that’s just what’s happened to Booker T. Washington High School’s 2014 quarterback Treon...
Via CaneInsider
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Five Texans That Need To Be Set Free

Sitting at 2 and 7, the Houston Texans need to really think about making moves to give the team the best chance to evaluate the roster moving forward. It even might produce a win for the Texans if they decide to make these moves, but right now shaking up a struggling team could be something that the team really needs at this point. Here are five Texans than need to be set free for...
Via State of the Texans
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The Rundown: Tick, Tick, Boom (Cardinals Edition)

The clock has struck midnight again on the Houston Texans and pushed a franchise long seven game losing streak and a record of 2 and 7. There are so many issues with this team and the Texans are sinking fast with this loss on Sunday. The implosion looks like it has happened and the Texans are their own worst enemies. The story is the same. The Texans are finding ways to lose despite...
Via State of the Texans
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

The Rundown: New Orleans Edition

The Houston Texans dropped their third preseason game to the New Orleans Saints 31-23. The Texans came out smoking on offense and defense, and then hit a lull that resulted in big plays for the Saints. The core starters are done until week one in San Diego, but this game didn’t go without some takes from what happen on the field.     The Rundown - Despite the Texans losing to...
Via State of the Texans
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans CB Brandon Harris Fined 21k for Hit to Head

  The NFL is in midseason form, fining Texans CB Brandon Harris $21,000 for unnecessary roughness for a hit vs. the Miami Dolphins. Texans DB Brandon Harris was fined $21K for unnecessary roughness, per league. Hitting a defenseless player in the head and neck — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 23, 2013
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

The Halfway Point: Texans’ Preseason Issues

Every NFL team has ongoing issues and the Houston Texans are not immune to those issues either. Through two games, there have been some interesting storylines coming out and it starts with certain position groups. Injuries and question marks about personnel have started some questions brewing in position groups.     Growing Issues   The Offensive Line The offensive line, especially...
Via State of the Texans
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

SOTT Talks to Brandon Harris

Houston Texans cornerback Brandon Harris took some time to talk to us at training camp. We talked about how his camp is going, fellow Miami alum Ed Reed and more. You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans.  
Via State of the Texans
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans Training Camp: Day Eight

The Houston Texans only had a morning session for today’s training camp day and will now be off until Sunday. The heat and humidity were serious today at camp and it led to Coach Gary Kubiak letting his players shed their shoulder pads halfway through practice.   Camp Notes - DeAndre Hopkins once again showed why he could be a key piece for this veteran offense. Today Hopkins...
Via State of the Texans
August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans Training Camp: Day 6

The second day of open camp lead to the Houston Texans waiting on a much awaited arrival of reinforcements on the inside linebacker position. The deal was finalized yesterday and it led to much anticipation for today’s morning practice.     Camp Notes Joe Mays - It didn’t take long for people to realize who Joe Mays was and despite his short stature he is built solid. Mays...
Via State of the Texans
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Texans’ Cornerback Outlook

Very little turnover from the 2012 season, the 2013 cornerbacks are together again for another shot.   Cornerbacks Johnathan Joseph Joseph played the majority of the 2012 season with sports hernias which slowed him down during the season. He is still one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL and a big reason for the change in the mentality of the defense. He had off season procedures...
Via State of the Texans
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Harris, Waiting in the Wings

Brandon Harris at OTAs In the 2011 NFL draft, the Houston Texans traded back into the second round to get corner back help and that help was Brandon Harris from Miami. Fast forward three years later, Harris is still learning his craft behind a very skilled corner back position group. Appearing in 15 games in two seasons with his rookie season mainly on special teams, Harris in...
Via State of the Texans
July 11, 2013  |  1 Comment
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