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Report: Texans interested in trading for Eagles QB Foles

It's no secret the Houston Texans are in need of an upgrade at the quarterback position. With Ryan Fitzpatrick's career in question as he recovers from a broken leg suffered in a Week 15 loss to the Indianapolis Colts and Ryan Mallett heading to the free agent market; the Texans may be looking to make a trade for Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, according to NJ.com. ...
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4 reasons J.J. Watt is the NFL MVP and they aren’t what you expect

I know that the NFL MVP is the player who helped their team the most through the year, which I contest that J.J. Watt did that, but there are so many more reasons why Watt is the NFL MVP this year. The NFL has had a rough year with big time issues like Ray Rice punching his fiancé in the face, knocking her out cold. Adrian Peterson has a pending case of child abuse, Ray McDonald...
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J.J. Watt Jumps Over Jimmy Kimmel All While Still Wearing His Suit (Video)

J.J. Watt is probably used to doing box jumps, but is he used to doing them in a suit? It sure looked like it Tuesday night when the Houston Texans defensive end made an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Watt, arguably the NFL’s top media darling at this point, dropped by the show to chat with Kimmel. That quickly turned into Watt showing off his freaky athleticism. The task...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: J.J. Watt Tackles Elmo in Hilarious Late-Night Skit

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is one of those players you’d like to have a beer (or 10) with. Known as a genuinely good guy, Watt’s personality comes across in droves when he’s on the air. This didn’t change in a recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday. Just watch… Yes. That’s the MVP candidate knocking down everyone from Elmo to innocent bystanders...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt shows up jumping skills on Jimmy Kimmel show

J.J. Watt did it all on offense and defense this season for the Houston Texans.  We've seen his impressive 59.5-inch jumping ability before, but Watt did it in a suit and tie on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" earlier this week.  MORE FROM FOX SPORTS SOUTHWEST:  - Highest paid coaches in college football - Ranking NFL quarterback salaries - Oldest player on every NBA team - Famous Dallas Cowboys fans
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Broncos options at Defensive Coordinator; Must choose wisely

The Denver Broncos defense finished the regular season ranking third in the league and now look to add a new defensive coordinator after Jack Del Rio departed. Del Rio will take over the head coaching duties in Oakland. That being said, the organization must be careful in picking their next coordinator. The organization must select an individual who can not only make this defense...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: JJ Watt Tackles Bystanders for Jimmy Kimmel

Aside from posing with the hottest Pro Bowl cheerleaders around, hanging with Katy Perry on the cover of ESPN magazine, and just generally being better than you, Houston Texans’ defensive lineman JJ Watt is showing off his skills to late night TV watchers. The NFL star appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and proved once again that he’s worthy of your attention when he hustled...
Via COED
2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Takes Out Elmo to Get Jimmy Kimmel a Latte

There is little that Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt hasn't done on the football field and that is only because he hasn't tried to do it yet. Give the man a chance and he will get it done. Now that the season is completely over for him he is starting to make the talk show rounds appearing on Jimmy Kimmell recently.Apparently they ran out of coffee on the set so J.J. being...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Replicated Freakish Box Jump Routine Over Jimmy Kimmel

It appears that literally everyone, outside of opposing offensive players, loves Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, especially when he does awesome things. The wildly popular and freakish Watt appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday and was asked to replicate his well-known box jump routine, an absurd routine that only a very select group of Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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J.J Watt Makes Great One-Handed Grab During Pro Bowl Warm Ups

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has dazzled fans with his one-handed receptions during games and during warm ups. He did so yet again during Pro Bowl warm ups, but he was not the only one showing off. Houston Texans defensive lineman and occasional tight end J.J. Watt showed off his ball hawking skills by making a one-handed reception during Pro Bowl warm ups.Well...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

3 reasons the Texans should stay out of the Nick Foles deal

Rumors are starting to swirl about the Eagles and wanting to trade Nick Foles. The Rams, Titans and even the Texans have been named as potential trade partners. Texans interested in trading for #NickFoles: According to http://t.co/GruJM89rQM, the Houston Texans have shown… http://t.co/nnC1RVnunU — NFL (@NFL_Links) January 26, 2015 I don’t like the idea one bit for the Texans...
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The 4 best moments of the 2015 NFL Pro Bowl

The Pro Bowl will never be perfect, but there were still plenty of moments to look back and smile at as a football fan. The post The Best Moments Of The 2015 NFL Pro Bowl appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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Texans interested in trading for Nick Foles

According to NJ.com, the Houston Texans have shown interest in trading for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles. Reports are indicating Philadelphia is uncertain of what to do with the third-year signal caller. The Eagles, who have the 20th pick in the NFL Draft, are looking at making a run for Oregon's  Marcus Mariota in the 2015 NFL Draft.
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Could JJ Watt Get Fined For This Selfie?

Here’s a quick shot of a selfie that Houston defensive end JJ Watt took with St. Louis defensive end Robert Quinn after the Pro Bowl. #Texans @JJWatt selfie with #Rams @RQuinn94 after #ProBowl #SB49 pic.twitter.com/FNVL7mZNe4 — Emmanuel Lozano (@elozanoAZR) January 26, 2015   We love the goofy expression on Watt’s face, but look where his left hand is. Is that a little Marshawn...
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WATCH: J.J. Watt With an Interception and Fumble Recovery During the Pro Bowl

If there is one player that fans can count on bringing it for the Pro Bowl it is Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. The Wisconsin product does not know how to go at any other speed than full steam ahead. During practice for the Pro Bowl he was seen catching some passes and even kicking field goals, but so far his contribution has been all on the defensive side--and what...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons the Texans should target a running back early in the draft

I know, Arian foster had a good year and even went to the pro bowl, so why would the Texans want a running back in the early rounds of this years draft? An aging starting running back who was nagged by injuries the past two years is a pretty compelling case. You may also be interested in: Three reasons the Texans should target a running back early in the draft Top five off-season...
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Top five off-season team needs for Texans

Quarterback There is almost nothing the Texans can do at quarterback, the draft has two guys that might be franchise quarterbacks and they will be gone long before the Texans get on the board. They could try to trade up but the Texans aren’t that kind of team that will throw around draft picks to move up, and these two guys aren’t sure things. They could try to trade for a team...
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Men's Hockey beats UConn and other links

BC needed a hat trick from Ryan Fitzpatrick to beat UConn.The NHL added Johnny Gaudreau to the All-Star game. Of course in Ohio they are making Johnny Football to Johnny Hockey comparisons.The Women's Hockey team remains unbeaten.Women's Basketball lost to Pitt. I appreciate BC trying to get hockey hightlights into the Top 10.We think Thatcher's save near the 1:00-min mark of this...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: J.J. Watt Does Everything At Pro Bowl Practice

Houston Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt isn’t limited to wreaking havoc on defense. One of the top candidates for the NFL’s MVP award (which will likely go to Aaron Rodgers), Watt also found the end zone four times in 2014, with three touchdown receptions near the goal-line and an 80-yard pick-six. Watt has been showing off his incredible and versatile skills in Phoenix...
Via Gridiron Grit
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Could J.J. Watt Line up on Offense in Sunday’s Pro Bowl?

We may just see Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt lined up on offense in Sunday’s Pro Bowl. Want some proof? This is Watt catching a pass from Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Kyle Williams. Nice pass for a large guy. We all saw a sampling of Watt’s catching abilities, as evidenced by his three receiving touchdowns during the 2014 season. Watt, who’s trying to work on...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

4 Players Who Shouldn't Return to the Houston Texans in 2015

The Houston Texans finished 2014 with a winning record (9-7), a year after finishing 2-14 due to a colossal Matt Schaub meltdown. They were a Baltimore Ravens loss away from a playoff berth in Week 17. J.J. Watt had a season for the ages (some will even say MVP worthy). New Head Coach Bill O’Brien did an excellent job bringing this Houston organization together, even with a numerous...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Houston Texans Should Handle Andre Johnson

It's time to face the fact: The greatest Texan may not be a Texan any longer.The tension between Andre Johnson and the Houston Texans has drastically fluctuated over the last few years. There have been several times where Johnson wanted out of Houston but still played at full strength for the team. Rumors that Johnson would take a pay cut to stay with the Texans in December were...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Looks Like J.J. Watt Could Play Some Offense and Special Teams During the Pro Bowl Sunday

This past season one of the most exciting players in the NFL was Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. While he made offensive coaches sweat when they lined up against him with how the Texans used him on offense as well even defensive coaches had to be worried about him,If some of the stuff he has been doing during the pro bowl practices is any indication it looks like we might...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans' Watt finding more ways to display offensive skills in Pro Bowl

Since lining up and catching touchdowns on offense has nearly become routine for J.J. Watt after the 2014 season, the Houston Texans defense star had to find a way to broaden his horizons even more. So now, he's moved on to kicking field goals. During practice in Arizona in the days leading up to the Pro Bowl, where Watt is serving as one of the team captains on 'Team Carter,' he...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
6 days ago  |  Discuss

What could Houston Texans MVP J.J. Watt have to learn from Odell Beckham?

How good is Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt? Supposedly he goes through some of the same pre-game rituals as New York Giants wideout Odell Beckham, who is arguably the best receiver of his class and looks like he’s going to give Jerry Rice a run for his money. According to Dan Salomone of Giants.com, Watt and Beckham share a pre-game ritual: practicing one-hand catches...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss
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