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Weekly Rewind: Andre Johnson, critical players, Arian Foster, more

In case you had a busy week and weren’t able to read any of this week’s columns regarding the Houston Texans, not to worry. This week’s edition of Weekly Rewind gives you a chance to catch up on anything you missed. Have a look at some of the past week’s columns! -Houston Texans will surprise in 2014 (READ) -Grading every offensive player on the team (READ) -Five players...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson has plenty of decisions to make

Andre Johnson isn’t happy with the Houston Texans and he has made it pretty clear he doesn’t plan on coming back until they do something to make him happy. He won’t say in the media what the Texans need to do to make him happy and was quoted saying “I just choose not to talk publicly about it,” Johnson said. “It’s in-house and that’s the way I choose to keep it...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Would you give up a 2nd round pick for Andre Johnson?

Wide receiver Andre Johnson had been dropping hints throughout the off-season at his displeasure with the current state of the Houston Texans, and it finally came to a head this week when he reportedly asked for a trade. The Texans quickly denied his request. John McClain    @McClain_on_NFL  By the way, Bob McNair wants Andre Johnson to finish his career […] The post Would...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson would restructure to help with cap space

AP ImagesAccording to Ian Rapaport (tweet below), Andre Johnson would be willing to restructure his contract (not take a pay cut, mind you) to help a team get under the salary cap. Who cares? Well, he could end up being traded by the Texans. Again, why should Pats fans care? Because Rapaport mentions the Pats as 1 of 4 teams potentially interested in trading for Andre Johnson.On...
Via Patriots Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans Rumors: Houston won't trade Andre Johnson

The Houston Texans/Andre Johnson dispute is thickening, attracting the eyes of many around the league. It's growth has resulted in various interests for Johnson among teams, making him a possible trade option. However, despite his desired leave, the Texans reportedly will not trade Johnson.#453882461 / gettyimages.comJohn McClain of the Houston Chronicle reported this first...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans won’t be trading Andre Johnson

Despite all of the speculation that has gone on,  the Houston Texans will not be trading wide receiver Andre Johnson,  according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. By the way, Bob McNair wants Andre Johnson to finish his career as a Texan. So he will. No trade. No cut. Report of retire. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) July 11, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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Report: Texans Will Not Trade Andre Johnson

On the heels of Andre Johnson reportedly requesting to be traded, the Houston Chronicle is reporting that the Texans and owner Bob McNair, have no intentions of trading the star wideout. By the way, Bob McNair wants Andre Johnson to finish his career as a Texan. So he will. No trade. No cut. Report of retire. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) July 11, 2014 The 33-year-old Johnson...
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Report: Texans Will Not Trade Andre Johnson

On the heels of Andre Johnson reportedly requesting to be traded, the Houston Chronicle is reporting that the Texans and owner Bob McNair, have no intentions of trading the star wideout. By the way, Bob McNair wants Andre Johnson to finish his career as a Texan. So he will. No trade. No cut. Report of retire. — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) July 11, 2014 The 33-year-old Johnson...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Do the Seahawks need to trade for Andre Johnson?

Going into Week 3 of the 2013 NFL season, the Houston Texans had plenty of reasons to be hopeful. They were 2-0 after nailbiter wins over the Chargers and Titans and seemed to be on their way to their third consecutive AFC South title… and then the floor fell out from underneath them. Houston did not win again last year and now they must rebuild around a new quarterback and coaching...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Prospect TOP 5 QBs - Houston Texans, Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams could be in 2015 market

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Report: Texans will not trade Andre Johnson

So much for the high hopes of the four reported teams interested in the services of Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson - he's apparently not on the trade block. The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport said the team is unwilling to trade their star receiver, while the Houston Chronicle's John McClain shot the idea down completely. McClain says emphatically that Johnson will not...
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Count on Johnson to be with Texans when the dust settles

The Andre Johnson controversy will be resolved one of two ways: He will report to the Texans under the terms of his contract, or he will sit out. Johnson, one of the best receivers in NFL history, will not be traded for several reasons. The Texans want him to finish his career in Houston. They know they are a better team with him. And they don't want to set a precedent for similar...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans Injury Update: Brian Cushing confident he'll be ready for season opener

For the second consecutive offseason, Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing is recovering from an injury. For the second consecutive season, it appears he'll be ready to return to the field for Houston in time for the team's opener.The 27-year-old's 2014 regular season came to an abrupt end against the Kansas City Chiefs in October. Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Best Week/Worst Week: Andre Johnson and Tanard Jackson

Getty Image July is the worst. There’s nothing going on. Nobody did anything particularly good this week, so Best Week goes to Andre Johnson by default. Yes, he lost out on a million dollars by no-showing for some off-season crap that nobody cares about. No, he’s not getting it back, and no, the Texans don’t seem intent on keeping their star receiver. That’s all good news...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Potential Trade Destinations for Andre Johnson

Well it turns out that the inevitable has happened. It appears as though stud WR Andre Johnson has asked the Houston Texans to trade him. Johnson has been a Texan ever since the team drafted him with the third overall pick in 2003. He has been a stud receiver for the team during his whole career and he seemingly wants out because of the questionable future of the Texans QB position...
Via The Sideline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Reason for the Andre Johnson Situation

This post was put together with the help of @BigRon281... much thanks.    The lines are being drawn in the sand between the Houston Texans and disgruntled wide receiver Andre Johnson. Word came out on Thursday that Johnson was holding his ground over a $1 million workout bonus he was scheduled to make for attending OTAs and Mandatory Mini-Camp. Johnson was set to return to the...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Should the Eagles make a play for Andre Johnson?

Going into Week 3 of the 2013 NFL season, the Houston Texans had plenty of reasons to be hopeful. They were 2-0 after nailbiter wins over the Chargers and Titans and seemed to be on their way to their third consecutive AFC South title… and then the floor fell out from underneath them. Houston did not win again last year and now they must rebuild around a new quarterback and coaching...
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Evaluating Arian: What to make of the Arian Foster in Bill O’Brien’s offense

2013 was a dismal season all around in Houston. For the team, for its fans, and for tailback Arian Foster. After a 2012 campaign in which he netted 391, Foster managed just eight starts, playing through injury for most of the year before being shut down. His per carry totals weren’t all that bad, but the cumulative numbers and the scoring production were below all expectations...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Panthers Won't Trade for Andre Johnson

Haven’t we seen this before? Yeah, we have—about four months ago.After playing every one of his 13 NFL seasons with the Carolina Panthers, wide receiver Steve Smith realized the end had finally arrived in Charlotte. And, boy, was it ugly.Houston Texans wideout Andre Johnson may be in for a similar fate—an incredibly messy divorce from the only professional team he’s ever...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Breaking: Andre Johnson gives update on plans with Houston Texans

It’s well known by now Andre Johnson questioned whether the rebuilding Houston Texans that he wasn’t sure if this was the place for him to be. Proceeding to sit out mandatory minicamp and OTAs, Johnson finally gave the team his desire. NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport delivered the news: Four teams have expressed interest in trading for #Texans WR Andre Johnson, who is working out now...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson Willing To Rework Contract To Facilitate A Trade, Raiders An Option?

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Texans WR Andre Johnson is willing to restructure his contract in order to facilitate a trade. However, Rapoport adds that Johnson is not willing to take a pay cut in the process. Rapoport mentions that the Raiders could be a team to keep an eye on as Johnson shares the same agent as GM Reggie McKenzie. There is no telling if Johnson...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots, Browns also legitimate landing spots for Andre Johnson

Well, it looks like you can add the Patriots and Browns as other legitimate landing spots for Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson, aside from the Raiders.  That’s what Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported on Total Access on Thursday night. Rapoport also mentioned that the Texans aren’t willing to trade Johnson right now, and that Johnson is willing to re-work his contract...
Via Pro Football Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson Landing With Patriots Not Realistic For New England

While the idea of Andre Johnson catching passes from Tom Brady is enough to make any New England Patriots fan start salivating, it’s not likely that dream scenario will become a reality. The Texans wide receiver has made it clear that he wants out of Houston and the 33-year-old has reportedly already drawn interest from four teams around the league who would be happy to add the...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans/Andre Johnson Standoff Has Become Absolutely Ridiculous

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson is not the first veteran player to be upset because his team is rebuilding. It sucks, but it is regrettably a part of the game. He is also not the first to refuse to report to anything in the off-season and give up whatever bonuses he was due to make.So when he noncommittal when he spoke Wednesday about his future with the team it was not ...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson finally asks for trade as training camp nears

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson has informed the team that he wants to play somewhere else and asked to be traded. Johnson forfeited $1 million by not showing up for offseason training activities and is due to make $10 million this year. So much for his subtle approach of staying away from OTAs and mandatory minicamp, Johnson now...
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2 days ago  |  1 Comment
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