Houston Texans Are Making Out Like Bandits

The salary structure in the NFL is imperfect because a player’s salary doesn’t always match his production. Often times a player’s only recourse to achieve fair value is to to hold out. We nearly saw that with Kansas City Chiefs star running back Jamaal Charles, who was severely underpaid before getting his well-deserved long-term contract in late July. Charles’ rich new...
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Joint practices changing the NFL's preseason

DENVER (AP) The sight of J.J. Watt donning a baseball cap even before the Houston Texans' first defensive series was over said it all: teams are changing the way they treat the preseason. Starters have traditionally played into the second half of the third exhibition game, a final tuneup for the regular season. Yet, even Peyton Manning had no need for his helmet when the Denver...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

The five biggest hurdles the Washington Redskins will have to face this year

The face of the Washington Redskins, their third year quarterback, claims he has what it takes to be an Olympic hurdler. Here are five hurdles he and his teammates will surely have to get over this upcoming season. J.J. Watt Let’s start with J.J. Watt, and why not? The first man on the list, in the first game of the season. He’s a specialist at disrupting game plans and keeping...
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Texans’ Arian Foster ‘feeling good’ after practices

The Houston Texan are one of the more unpredictable teams heading into the 2014 season, and they simply don’t have the most attractive looking roster. That being said, they have a new quarterback to go along with a great running back and wide receiver, and one of the best defenses in the game as well. According to reports, running back Arian Foster is “feeling good” after the...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans: JJ Watt, Broncos Player Fight

There was a bit of a target on Texans’ defensive end J.J. Watt on Thursday as the Texans and Broncos went through their final practice together. And that’s just fine with 6’5″ 295lb Watt. “Yeah, I’ll take it any chance I can get,” Watt said. “You don’t normally fight when you win the rep. I have no interest in fighting someone when I beat you. … That’s why...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos – Houston Texans practice gets physical with punches, brawls

The Houston Texans are in the Mile High City, practicing with the Denver Broncos for three days before the two teams face one another on Week Three of the preseason on Saturday. Today is Day Three of practices and it’s been ferociously physical in Dove Valley. J.J. Watt, one of the most intimidating defensive players in the league, has been in the middle of multiple fights, with...
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Houston Texans Superstar J.J. Watt Responds to the Many #ALSIceBucketChallenges Sent His Way

Not a day goes by for most of us without a hundred or so videos of friends and/or celebrities taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Presidents, actors, musicians, baseball players, college football coaches/teams--the list of those getting 'called out' could go on and on. Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt has been called out several times, but since he's been...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans star demands contract extension

The Houston Texans have another job to do: Pay J.J. Watt. He’s by far the most dominant defensive player in the NFL, and GM Rick Smith needs to prepare to open up his wallet. According to the Houston Chronicle, Watt wants to remain with the team and wants an extension. His rookie deal expires in 2016, and the team would most definitely rather extend him long-term than be forced...
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J.J. Watt wants a new contract from Houston Texans

There is little doubt that J.J. Watt is one of the best defensive players in the NFL. After three seasons in the league, the Houston Texans defensive end feels he has proven himself and now wants a new contract that more accurately reflects his production. On Tuesday several outlets reported that Watt believes he has outplayed his rookie contract and wants an extension. Watt was...
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What Will Happen if the Houston Texans Do Not Sign J.J. Watt to an Extension?

Everyone knew the day was coming. At some point in time one of the fiercest defensive players in the NFL was going to say it. He's outplayed his current contract and it is time for an extension. No one in their right mind could argue that he doesn't deserve it either.Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt is an absolute beast--but what if the team said no?via Bleacher...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Watt seeking contract extension with Texans

Defensive end J.J. Watt wants to remain a Texan, and he wants to get paid. Speaking to reporters after Tuesday's practice with the Broncos, Watt candidly answered questions about a possible contract extension according to Houston Chronicle reporter John McClain. And as if his stats weren't enough negotiation points for the 2012 Defensive Player of the Year, Watt mentioned...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt says he’s outplayed his contract, wants a new deal

Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt told John McClain of the Houston Chronicle that he wants a new deal since he’s outplay his current contract. JJ Watt said he's outplayed his contract and wants an extension. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) August 19, 2014 Watt deserves a new deal.  He’s arguably the NFL’s  best defensive player. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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Twitter Tuesday: J.J. Watt wants an extension; is Robert Quinn next?

Reports out of Houston Texans training camp indicate that Houston’s superstar defensive end J.J. Watt wants an extension. Texans star J.J. Watt seeks 'same appreciation' that draft mates received with new contracts http://t.co/XhR6Cyt6Ie via @YahooSports — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) August 19, 2014 JJ Watt said he's outplayed his contract and wants an extension...
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J.J. Watt wants to remain with Texans; waiting for extension

J.J. Watt wants to remain with the Texans as long as possible. The 2012 NFL defensive player of the year also knows he’s in line for a major contract extension. Watt said Tuesday he hasn’t considered holding out because it would keep him off the football field. But the face of the franchise is fully aware he hasn’t been paid, while 2011 NFL draft stars such as Patrick Peterson...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans DE J.J. Watt Wants A Contract Extension

  After watching fellow 2011 NFL draftees CB Patrick Peterson and OT Tyron Smith receive long-term contract extensions, Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt believes he is up next. Watt is now being vocal about his wishes, plainly stating that he has “outplayed his contract“ and wants an extension. Going further, Watt stated that – while he is not currently involved in negotiations...
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Texans, with Watt and Clowney, await Falcons

HOUSTON (AP) J.J. Watt feels as if he gets asked about Jadeveon Clowney every day. When the Texans selected Clowney with the top overall pick, they instantly created what on paper looks like one of the league's most formidable pass rushes. The two showed a glimpse of what they could do on the second play from scrimmage in last week's 32-0 loss in Arizona. Both charged from...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans cheerleader’s Instagram is full of smoking hot ladies

While Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Snapchat and scores of other social media apps are must haves, there’s still no better place for checking out the best pictures from around the world than Instagram. Is there far too many shots of people’s dinner being posted every night? Of course. Do we really care you went to Starbucks again this morning? No, but be sure to pick the right filter...
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(VIDEO) J.J. Watt unleashes beast mode in new Gatorade commercial

We all know that J.J. Watt is an absolute beast. He’s racked up 31 sacks and 23 passes defended over the last two seasons, and has constantly beat double-teams. Gatorade has been unleashing a series of different NFL players, as superheros after teaming up with DC Entertainment. So, they made Watt’s superhero a man who could jump super high, while calling him “MegaWatt.” This...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Meet the lovely Kimberly

In this week’s edition of “Female Friday,” we put a cheerleader, Kimberly in the spotlight.  She’s 26 years old and she’s actually making her debut as a Houston Texans cheerleader. She’s blonde and beautiful, and according to her profile, she’s “silly and loyal.” She also loves hip hop and rap music. Oh, and her favorite food is Tex-Mex. Looks like someone is easy...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Best Houston Texans player fantasy names

If you’re a regular fantasy football player, chances are you love coming up with clever names for your team. If you’re having troubles this year, have a look at some of these names of Houston Texans players that could be the one you’re looking for. 1. No Clowney-ing around Jadeveon Clowney is going to be a monster pass-rusher and hitter for the Houston Texans this year. He’s...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans: Postgame – Preseason Game 1

#453494674 / gettyimages.com That’s how long Texans fans have been waiting for game one of the preseason. This had to be the most anticipated preseason game since the first season of this team. New coach, new team. It was time to see what all of the offseason hype was about, see the new quarterbacks in action, and see the Clowney and Watt duo destroy an opposing offense. One drive...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Owner Bob McNair: Team Open To Using Franchise Tag On J.J. Watt

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has recorded 36.5 sacks during his first three years in the NFL, and team owner Bob McNair knows he’s due for a big payday. That doesn’t mean, however, that McNair is afraid of losing the 25-year-old, who is under contract through the 2015 season. If the Texans can’t reach an agreement with Watt before his rookie contract expires, though...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bob McNair: We’ll do J.J. Watt deal early if it makes sense

Texans end J.J. Watt established himself as one of the premier defensive players in the NFL during his first three seasons in the league. His next contract certainly will reflect that. What's less certain is when that contract will come. If the Texans can't reach a new deal before Watt's rookie contract expires, owner Bob McNair wouldn't mind using the franchise...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Willing To Franchise DE J.J. Watt In Back-To-Back Years If Needed

  Texans owner Bob McNair recently discussed some of the team’s options regarding a new contract for Pro Bowl DE J.J. Watt. McNair made it clear that they aren’t afraid of applying their franchise to to Watt and would be willing to use the designation in back-to-back years if made sense for the team. “You’ve got guys in the Hall of Fame that have been franchised in back...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans owner: We questioned if Johnny Manziel would ‘fit in’

Houston Texans owner Bob McNair knew if his team drafted Johnny Manziel it would have been a frenzy. “I knew with Manziel it would be a frenzy,” McNair told ESPN.com. “And probably even if he didn’t succeed at being an outstanding NFL quarterback for a couple years, the fans would have been frenzied.” McNair says the team questioned whether the Heisman Trophy winner from...
Via Sports-Glory
19 days ago  |  1 Comment
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