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First-Round Pick Analysis By Division: AFC South

Houston Texans:The Texans have a talented defense, but that unit stills lacks holes while their offense lacks playmakers. Quarterback is still a need with the unproven Ryan Mallett and shaky veteran Brian Hoyer expected to fight for the starting job, but there is no one worth drafting at their position and it would take too much to trade up and get whoever is available at the second...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

First Round Prospects By Division: AFC South

Houston Texans:The Texans have a talented defense, but that unit stills lacks holes while their offense lacks playmakers. Quarterback is still a need with the unproven Ryan Mallett and shaky veteran Brian Hoyer expected to fight for the starting job, but there is no one worth drafting at their position and it would take too much to trade up and get whoever is available at the second...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Projecting Roles For Texans Free Agent Signings

Vince Wilfork View image | gettyimages.com Vince Wilfork was a 4-3 defensive tackle for years for the Patriots.  Though, in his time in New England, his role was to do what many Nose Tackles are supposed to do – occupy blockers and stuff the interior run. Wilfork will move to the Nose Tackle in Romeo Crennel’s 3-4 scheme.  He has a lot of experience with Crennel and...
Via TopSportsReport
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Free Agency Week One Recap

View image | gettyimages.com Coming into this offseason fans of the Texans knew that it could be huge, but no one quite expected what would happen. Free agency started a few days before, as per tradition in the NFL, with big name players from various teams being cut or traded. The sheer amount of movement was staggering and not something seen very often. Then the news broke that...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: The Best Free Agency Moves of the AFC

View image | gettyimages.com With most of the big name free agents off the board, we will be doing a four part piece on the best and worst moves made in this offseason’s free agency. We will start with the best moves made in the AFC. QB Free Agent Signing Thad Lewis, CLE I didn’t want to go with the default pick of Brian Hoyer to the Texans because I believe Ryan Mallet will...
Via The Fantasy Fix
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston? They don’t have much of a problem

The offseason, where signing the big name free agents such as Julius Thomas, Darrelle Revis, and Ndamukong Suh make the biggest headlines, and without a doubt get the most attention from the media. However, some of the most productive and helpful moves can occur without making much noise. A collection of signings to add depth and filling important fundamental roles can elevate a...
Via Total Sports Live
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans sign QB Brian Hoyer and re-sign QB Ryan Mallett

These are obviously separate deals, but I feel like I have to grade them together. Both deals are pretty appropriate values, as Hoyer gets 10.5 million over 2 years with 4.75 million guaranteed, while Mallett gets 7 million over 2 years with 1.75 million guaranteed. However, the fact that the Texans signed both of them essentially ended Ryan Fitzpatrick’s tenure in Houston (he...
Via The Football Fan Spot
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns Sign QB Thad Lewis To A One-Year Deal

Rand Getlin reports that the Cleveland Browns have signed recently released QB Thad Lewis to a one-year deal. Lewis, 27, was release just a few days ago after the Texans signed quarterbacks Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer to contracts. Lewis hasn’t appeared in an NFL game since the 2013 season when he was playing for the Buffalo ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets Better Without QB Brian Hoyer

Some fans may be upset, but the New York Jets are better without free agent quarterback Brian Hoyer. Yes the Jets need a significant upgrade at QB and yes Hoyer was available. But none of that equals improvement for New York. Count Jets Nation lucky that Hoyer chose the Houston Texans over the Jets, and even luckier that the Texans traded Ryan Fitzpatrick to New York.Brian Hoyer...
Via Pro Football Spot
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans re-sign Kareem Jackson, Ryan Mallet, add Brian Hoyer

Today, the Houston Texans rewarded cornerback Kareem Jackson with a new four-year deal worth $34 million. Jackson has 10 interceptions in his five-year career, as well as 241 total tackles. The move keeps the promising cornerback under contract and keeps the young core together. The Texans have also made moves at the quarterback position. Ryan Mallet has been re-signed to a three...
Via Total Sports Live
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns sign wide receiver Brian Hartline

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Browns need some wide receiver help in a big way next season, especially after the news that Josh Gordon would be suspended for all of 2015. They were able to make a step in that direction by signing veteran wide receiver Brian Hartline, who was cut by the Miami Dolphins earlier this offseason. Breaking: Brian Hartline is signing with...
Via Sports-Glory
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Hoyer to sign with Texans, compete for starting job

A friendly quarterback competition is coming to the Houston Texans. Former New England Patriots backup quarterbacks Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett are expected to reunite with the Texans and compete for the starting role, NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported Monday. Hoyer won’t officially hit free agency until Tuesday at 4 p.m., but he is expected to sign a three-year deal, according...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Hoyer expected to sign with Houston Texans

Ryan Fitzpatrick started 12 games for the Houston Texans in 2014 before suffering a season ending injury and the Texans are on the hunt for another signal caller. Will this be the end of Fitzpatrick or Ryan Mallet in Houston? Per source, Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is planning to sign with the Texans tomorrow. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 9, 2015 Details still need...
Via This Given Sunday
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Hoyer expected to sign with Houston Texans

Ryan Fitzpatrick started 12 games for the Houston Texans in 2014 before suffering a season ending injury and the Texans are on the hunt for another signal caller. Will this be the end of Fitzpatrick or Ryan Mallet in Houston? Per source, Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is planning to sign with the Texans tomorrow. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 9, 2015 Details still need...
Via Bloguin Best
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans land first of two free agent quarterbacks

The Houston Texans got in on the free agent frenzy Monday morning. Ex-#Browns QB Brian Hoyer plans to sign a multi-year deal with the #Texans, likely three years, I’m told. They plan to have Hoyer & Mallett — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 9, 2015 Hoyer’s been in the league since 2009, bouncing around from New England to Arizona to Cleveland. He started 13 games last...
Via cover32 - Texans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer reportedly headed to the Houston Texans

If only for a few weeks, he was a hometown hero. Now, native Clevelander Brian Hoyer will be calling a new city home. The 29-year-old St. Ignatius and Michigan State graduate will sign with the Houston Texans, per Dianna Marie Russini of NBC4 in Washington, D.C. QB Brian Hoyer is going to be a Houston Texan per sources. — Dianna Marie Russini (@NBCdianna) March 9, 2015 No contract...
Via Waiting For Next Year
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans Interested In Acquiring Free Agent Brian Hoyer

The Houston Texans might oust one former New England Patriots backup quarterback for another. Brian Hoyer reportedly is a top target for the Texans, per NFL Media’s Jeff Darlington. The signal-caller is an unrestricted free agent, and the Cleveland Browns already have moved on from him after signing Josh McCown. But Houston also said it has interest...
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Want Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer?

Quarterback is an area of concern for the Houston Texans. Last season the team couldn't keep one healthy with Ryan Fitzpatrick, Ryan Mallett, and Tom Savage all going down to season ending injuries. The team had to bring back Case Keenum just to finish the season. After the year they had hopes are high for the Texans next season if they can find a quarterback.Many think Ryan Mallett...
Via FatManWriting
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans reportedly interested in Brian Hoyer

Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Brian Hoyer may not remain on the free agent market long. According to NFL Media insider Jeff Darlington, the Houston Texans are zeroing in on the 29-year-old quarterback. Darlington was told that either Hoyer or Ryan Mallett, who is also a free agent, will start for the Texans next season. It appears that O’Brien and the Texans want both of these...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Browns will stink for a litany of reasons

The Cleveland Browns have talent all over the roster. Yet, they will still stink and rent out the basement for another year in the AFC North. Cleveland is a franchise which knows a history of bad quarterback play. Since coming back into the league in 1999, the best signal-caller to line up under center was Derek Anderson. Anderson made a Pro Bowl and led Cleveland to a 10-6 season...
Via Bloguin Best
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Browns' struggles won't end anytime soon

The Cleveland Browns have talent all over the roster. Yet, they will still stink and rent out the basement for another year in the AFC North. Cleveland is a franchise which knows a history of bad quarterback play. Since coming back into the league in 1999, the best signal-caller to line up under center was Derek Anderson. Anderson made a Pro Bowl and led Cleveland to a 10-6 season...
Via This Given Sunday
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer: A ‘fresh start’ will be good for both sides

Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Browns made it clear to Brian Hoyer that he wouldn’t be back on the team in 2015 after signing veteran quarterback Josh McCown. But Hoyer thinks the fresh start will be good for both sides. “It’s good for both sides to get a fresh start and go our separate ways,” said Hoyer to USA Today’s Jim Corbett on Thursday. “Being...
Via Sports-Glory
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer praises Johnny Manziel for checking into rehab

Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Brian Hoyer is on course to become a free agent next week after being the primary starter for the team last year. Even though he and fellow quarterback Johnny Manziel competed for the starting job last summer and Manziel sat mainly on the sideline, there was a respect on Hoyer’s side at least for the young quarterback. Hoyer had this to say to...
Via Sportsnaut
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings | 10 Potential Free Agent Signings for 2015

The 2015 free agency is just around the corner, why not take a look at 10 possibly options the Vikings could have their eyes on. Minnesota has a handful of needs that will need to be addressed most notably at linebacker, offensive line, and secondary. Look for those needs to be filled in both FA and the NFL Draft. You’ll notice below that some are real possibilities and others...
Via DraftSeason
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns aren’t expected to sign WR Cecil Shorts

The Cleveland Browns are in major need of finding some wide receiver help this offseason, and one name that has been mentioned quite often is Jacksonville Jaguars free agent wide receiver Cecil Shorts. According to a report from Tony Grossi, it isn’t likely that the Browns will end up signing Shorts in free agency. “@KevinMarcinick: Chances the Browns sign Cecil Shorts?...
Via Sports-Glory
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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