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Pass rush power rankings: Is J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans the NFL’s sackmaster?

My how the time flies. 12 Weeks are in the books for the 2014 NFL season, which means now is a great time to update our pass rush power rankings. Let’s go through the list and find out who the top 12 sackmasters are around the league, starting with the guy who was last year’s runner-up for the most sacks in the NFL… 12. Robert Quinn: St. Louis Rams If you don’t know, ask...
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J.J. Watt Sends Pizza To Houston Fire, Police Departments As Thank You

The season of giving officially is upon us. Texans defensive end J.J. Watt had pizzas delivered to the Houston police and fire departments Tuesday, spreading holiday cheer in appreciation of their work in the community. One firefighter who was the beneficiary of the lunch tweeted a photo of the letter Watt wrote to accompany the pizzas. Pizza delivered...
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Texans' MVP JJ Watt had pizza delivered to Houston police officers & firefighters

Houston Texans' J.J. Watt had pizza delivered to Houston police officers & firefighters.Pizza delivered to our fire station thanks to @JJWatt. Thanks for your support and the delicious lunch! #PapaJohns pic.twitter.com/9aYjA0PJpN— Eric Lobpries (@therealLcourage) November 25, 2014The note read:HFD & HFPI just wanted to send y'all a small token of my appreciation...
Via Bob's Blitz
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J.J. Watt Ordered Pizza For Houston Police And Firefighters To Show His Appreciation For Their Service

Houston policemen and firefighters were treated to some Papa John’s pizza thanks to Texans’ defensive end and football god J.J. Watt. Pizza delivered to our fire station thanks to @JJWatt. Thanks for your support and the delicious lunch! #PapaJohns pic.twitter.com/9aYjA0PJpN — Eric Lobpries (@therealLcourage) November 25, 2014 Via For the Win: HFD & HPD I Article found...
Via Next Impulse Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt sends pizza to Houston fire and police departments

Houston Texans superstar JJ Watt is the type of guy who buys lunch for the men and women who serve his community. On Tuesday, several members of the Houston Police Department and Houston Fire Department took to social media to thank Watt for sending them Papa John’s pizza. Watt bought pizza for both departments and...Read More
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J.J. Watt thanks Houston police, fire departments in note, delivers pizza to station (pic)

If J.J. Watt wasn’t respected enough as it is courtesy of his supreme football skills and reputation as an all-around good guy, the Houston Texans defensive lineman goes and pulls a stunt like this … and makes him all the more worthy of our admiration. Watt had pizza delivered to a Houston fire station on...Read More The post J.J. Watt thanks Houston police, fire departments...
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JJ Watt shows appreciation for police and firefighters with pizza

Houston Texans defensive superstar J.J. Watt wanted to show his appreciation for the local police and fire departments Thanksgiving week.  Rather than just give them turkeys, Watt sent Papa John's pizzas, who he has previously worked in partnership with for charity, with the following letter.
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JJ Watt Bought Pizza for Houston Police & Firefighters

You can’t really say anything bad about Texans DE JJ Watt, and Watt just keeps adding to his brownie points in heaven. In a surprise move, JJ had pizza delivered to Houston police and fire departments along with a handwritten note thanking them for they service to the community. You really can’t say anything bad about JJ Watt.   [h/t USA Today Sports]
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Houston Texans QB Ryan Mallett deemed one of Week 12′s biggest goats

Twelve weeks into the 2014 NFL season, the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell...
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President Bush Is 90 Years Young And Owning The Kiss Cam

Former President George H.W. Bush was shown on the Houston Texans' Kiss Cam and proved that at 90 years young, he's still got it.
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Tom Savage not expected to play unless Texans eliminated from playoff contention

Getty Images The Texans are expected to return the keys to the offense to veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick while they are still in playoff contention. Fitzpatrick was not awful as the Texans starter this season but did little to advance the teams chances of winning. He was replaced by Ryan Mallett two games ago but a pectoral injury to Mallett has Fitzpatrick back for more starts. Rookie...
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Houston Texans move up Power Rankings despite tough Week 12 loss

It’s Thanksgiving week, which means the NFL season is approaching the final stretch. With just over a quarter of the season remaining, every game takes on added significance, with postseason implications seemingly involved with every matchup. In part, that’s because so many teams are still technically “in the hunt.” But reality suggests that not every franchise that is still...
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Former president Bush caught on the Kiss Cam with Barbara at the Texans game

Awesome Kiss Cam video of President George H.W. Bush and Mrs. Barbara Bush from the Houston Texans game Sunday. Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
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Texans Injury Update: Ryan Mallett out for season

The Houston Texans thought they were going to have almost half of a season worth of games to evaluate the play of quarterback Ryan Mallett, who took over as the starter in week 11, but unfortunately his season is now over. #459495798 / gettyimages.com It was reported that Mallett may have suffered a torn pectoral muscle during warmups on Sunday, and after an MRI yesterday, those...
Via NFL Injury Report
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Tale of two Texans: Mallett out, Foster targets Week 13 return

Texans RB Arian Foster, who hasn't played since Week 9 due to a groin injury, hopes to return against the Texans in Week 13. On Monday, head coach Bill O'Brien said, "He feels better today, and hopefully, he'll be out there at practice." This information doesn't make Foster a lock to play, but his fantasy owners should stay hopeful and keep a close eye on his practice status as the...
Via Fox Sports
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Houston Texans writer rants about team

John McClain, who writes for the Houston Texans, for the Houston Chronicle, is one of the best people to follow on Twitter. No, not just because he gives us up-to-date news regarding the team, but because of how he can be hilarious when he rants about this team’s effort. Just check what he tweeted about this weekend: Bengals win 22-13. In games at New Orleans and Houston, their...
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Texans are finished without Ryan Mallett

The Houston Texans had the opportunity to stay close with the Indianapolis Colts for first in the AFC South. Of course, this team played its worst game of the year by far and lost to the Cincinnati Bengals, 22-13. Couple that with the Colts loss, and these 5-6 Texans look done. It doesn’t help that Ryan Mallett is done for the season with a torn pectoral, according to John McClain...
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This Week in Hurt: We hardly knew you, Ryan Mallett

Every injury is horrible, but some injuries also having the added bonus of brutally cruel timing. Welcome to your life, Ryan Mallett. Ryan Mallett learns that sometimes the universe can hate you Over his first three NFL seasons Ryan Mallett attempted four meaningful regular-season passes. That tends to happen when you’re Tom Brady’s backup, but there was an annual early-offseason...
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This Week in Hurt: We hardly knew you, Ryan Mallett

Every injury is horrible, but some injuries also having the added bonus of brutally cruel timing. Welcome to your life, Ryan Mallett. Ryan Mallett learns that sometimes the universe can hate you Over his first three NFL seasons Ryan Mallett attempted four meaningful regular-season passes. That tends to happen when you’re Tom Brady’s backup, but there was an annual early-offseason...
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With Mallett done for the year what should the Texans do?

Ryan Mallett is for sure ruled out for the remainder of the year with a torn pectoral muscle. The Texans just benched Ryan Fitzpatrick and going back to him now would look foolish, so what should the Texans do? I see they have three options they can give Tom Savage the ball and see what he can do, they can try to call on one of the currently out of work quarterbacks (Brett Favre...
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Texans sign quarterback Thad Lewis

getty images With quarterback Ryan Mallett done for the season the Houston Texans have added  Thad Lewis to their roster. Lewis will be the Texans No. 3 quarterback meaning he may not necessarily be active on game day, especially if rookie Tom Savage proves that he is capable. The Texans have reached the bottom of the barrel here as Lewis was absolutely dreadful this preseason...
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Texans Inform QB Ryan Mallett That They Want Him Back Next Year

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that despite the fact that QB Ryan Mallett‘s 2014 season is over, the Texans have informed him that they would like bring him back next year. According to Rapoport, a likely scenario for Mallett and the Texans is to sign him to a short-term contract extension. Rapoport adds that Houston could also bring in a young quarterback to compete for...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans Sign Thad Lewis

In the wake of Ryan Mallett‘s crushing season-ending torn pectoral injury, the Houston Texans reportedly signed free agent quarterback Thad Lewis on Monday. With Ryan Mallett out for the season, Texans are signing former Bills QB Thaddeus Lewis, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 24, 2014   Photo Credit: BuffaloBills.com Lewis, 27, held...
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Report: Texans to Sign QB Thaddeus Lewis

The Texans took a blow at the QB position with Ryan Mallett out for the season with a torn pectoral muscle. In order to fill the gap, they are reportedly signing former Bills QB Thaddeus Lewis. Something tells me that the Texans may be looking for a QB in the 2015 draft. With Ryan Mallett out for the season, Texans are signing former Bills QB Thaddeus Lewis, per league source. —...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans sign QB Thad Lewis; Mallett done for season

Today the Houston Texans sign quarterback Thaddeus Lewis the former Buffalo Bills quarterback who won two games last year against the Miami Dolphins. Lewis started off his career with the St. Louis Rams after a wonderful career at Duke University. @AdamSchefter: With Ryan Mallett out for the season, Texans are signing former Bills QB Thaddeus […] The post Texans sign QB Thad Lewis...
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