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WATCH: Houston Texans RB Arian Foster Getting in a Little Boxing Workout

Arian Foster once commented on Twitter that he wished the NFL would let players throw a few blows like hockey players. He thought it might cut down on a lot of the crap that goes on between guys during and after plays. Well--as nice as it sounds it will never happen.That doesn't mean a man can't be ready.You know--just in case. @nineinnovations @nineinnovations @nineinnovations...
Via FatManWriting
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Five of the coolest Houston Texans tattoos you will ever see

Training camp has arrived… At least for rookies, with veterans set to take the field this Friday. Football is back, which means fans are happy. Fans come in all different forms, whether it be the guy that screams for the entire four hours he is in the stands, the one that loves to tailgate and can’t make it to the game, or one who appreciates their teams mascot as a piece of...
Via cover32
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football Team Preview: Houston Texans

The Texans are one of those teams that pretty much has everything but a decent quarterback. They have the best defensive player in football, a star running back and a potential superstar receiver. Their offensive line and defense is solid, there’s just one gaping hole. The quarterback. They have strapped a helmet on one terrible QB after another. They will hope to turn it around...
Via The Fantasy Fix
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey Stars In Reebok Commercial Alongside NFL’s JJ Watt

UFC superstar Ronda Rousey stars alongside the Houston Texan’s J.J Watt in a new advert for Reebok which you can check out below. —
Via Fight Of The Night
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Hoyer and Mallett compete to start at QB for Texans

HOUSTON (AP) Coach Bill O'Brien has a big decision to make as he enters his second year with the Houston Texans. He'll have to choose Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett as his starting quarterback. The Texans improved seven games last season to finish 9-7, but missed the postseason again in large part after using four players at quarterback because of injuries and inconsistent play. Mallett...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Evaluating 10 Texans First Rounders

The 2002 NFL Draft was an iconic one. With the first overall pick in the draft, the Houston Texans selected QB David Carr out of Fresno State. It was the first time in history that 32 teams would draft players who would hopefully become stars.Though the Carr pick didn't quite work out for the Texans, there were several other picks that worked extremely well for the team in Houston...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Three Houston Texans highlight videos that will have fans all jacked up

Are you ready for some football? The rookies have already reported in Houston and the veterans won’t be too far behind them, scheduled to report this Friday. There is some extra hype concerning the Houston Texans this year, as the HBO cameras are in town for their series Hard Knocks. Fans all around the country tune in and the Texans are sure to provide them with entertainment...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jaelen Strong or Keith Mumphery: Who Will Have Better Rookie Season?

The loss of Andre Johnson came as a punch in the gut to all Houston Texans fans. How can you fill the hole after the franchise leader in receptions, yards and touchdowns leaves? We went through all the five stages of grief; Denial and isolation (no way), anger (how could you?!), bargaining (what if..?), depression (damn...) - and finally, acceptance (what now?).Stage 5 came around...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt calls training camp 'the greatest'

J.J. Watt really loves football. Actually, the reigning Defensive Player of the Year loves football so much that he eagerly awaits training camp. Even at a young age, players don’t always look forward to the summer session. However, the Houston Texans defensive end shared a different perspective, as noted by Drew Dougherty of the team’s official website: “Training camp’s...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie Jaelen Strong Shaping Up for Houston Texans

(houstontexans.com) Just a few weeks after the Houston Texans selected Arizona State receiver Jaelen Strong in the third round of the NFL Draft, head coach Bill O’Brien didn’t like what he saw from Strong in person as much as he did on his college tape. Strong showed up to the Texans’ rookie minicamp out of shape, and was promptly called out by O’Brien. Strong entered minicamp...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans' Clowney won't be ready for start of training camp

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans have placed outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney on the physically unable to perform list. The move means the No. 1 overall pick in last year's draft will not be ready for the start of training camp this weekend. But Clowney will be able to return to practice whenever he is ready. Clowney played just four games as a rookie last season before having...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans place Clowney on PUP list

The Houston Texans will open training camp later this week, but one of the team's most high-profile names won't be among the players taking the practice field. On Monday, the Texans placed second-year linebacker Jadeveon Clowney on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list.  The top pick in the 2014 draft, Clowney is coming off December microfracture surgery on his right knee...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The five most insanely cool J.J. Watt paintings you will ever see

There is a lot of excitement surrounding the Houston Texans this season. They have a ton of storylines that are perfect for their newfound role on the HBO series Hard Knocks, which in itself has got the fans in Houston riled up. Their former No.1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney is set to return, they have a heated quarterback competition and Bill O’Brien has led a complete turnaround...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Place OLB Jadeveon Clowney & DE Akeem Dent On PUP List

The Houston Texans placed OLB Jadeveon Clowney and DE Akeem Dent on the active/PUP list on Monday, according to the NFL transactions release. Last we heard regarding Clowney’s recovery from microfracture surgery, Texans team physician Dr. Walt Lowe mentioned that former No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney “looks spectacular” seven months removed from the procedure. ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Texans Superstar J.J. Watt Sings Happy Birthday to a Little Girl

There is bound to be someone out there that doesn't like Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt, but that is probably because they hate football, have a thing for bad boys, believe the Grinch was right to steal all the presents from Whoville, and love it when the bad guys win in movies. Seriously--what is there not to like about this guy?He is a tremendous football player, he...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Group of young kids adorably try to teach J.J. Watt to whip the 'Nae Nae'

Maybe there is something he can't do. J.J. Watt's eventful offseason continued Monday with a bunch of little kids trying to teach him how to do the Nae Nae. The group of enthusiastic campers, who were visiting from Houston Texans YMCA, tried their best to give the 2014 NFL Defensive Player of the Year instructions on the popular dance, but Watt was overwhelmed, admitting at one point...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Must-Watch: Local kids teach J.J. Watt how to Whip, Nae Nae

Just when you think you couldn't love Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt anymore, he proves you wrong again and again. Watt surprised some local children when he popped by the Texans YMCA Monday. He did a little meeting and greeting. He threw around some footballs. He sang "Happy Birthday." And he did a little dancing. The kids at the camp were eager to teach Watt the latest...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Group of Kids at a Local YMCA TRy To Teach J.J. Watt How to Nae Nae

The dancing ability of Houston Texans superstar J.J. Watt has been well documented ever since the big man tried to do the Nae Nae last season after scoring a touchdown. Since than the internet and Watt have poked fun at it. He's even had some help from the guys that started the craze, We Are Toonz.He recently got some more help from some kids at a local YMCA (too freaking cute),...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bob McNair: Texans don't need 'super quarterback'

The Houston Texans begin training camp later this week unsure of whether Ryan Mallett or Brian Hoyer will win the starting quarterback job.  Regardless of who emerges as the starter, Houston owner Bob McNair is aware neither of the candidates is likely to be mentioned among the league's upper-echelon of QBs anytime soon. And according to McNair, that's ok. Franchise quarterbacks...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kids Teach J.J. Watt How to Nae Nae

When it comes to dance moves, J.J. Watt isn't afraid to ask for help. As the Texans star visited a YMCA, he asked a group of kids to teach...
Via Athlon Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Capsule

HOUSTON TEXANS (9-7) OPEN CAMP: July 31, Houston. LAST YEAR: In first season under coach Bill O'Brien, improved seven games from terrible 2-14 campaign in 2013 behind spectacular year by DE J.J. Watt, NFL's Defensive Player of Year for second time in his four pro seasons. But last year's No. 1 overall pick, OLB Jadeveon Clowney, played just four games because of injuries. That coupled...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Prosch: Houston's Newest Vontae Leach

Even in today’s increasingly pass-happy league, battles are most often won in the trenches. Keeping a clean pocket has become more crucial than ever, and deadly run attacks have become about much more than grinding out a game – they’ve become spectacles of excitement all on their own.Offensive lineman, as a result of this, have been appropriated their deserved credit, as evidenced...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Support from Houston Texans Teammates Critical for DeAndre Hopkins’ Continued Success

DeAndre Hopkins #10 of the Houston Texans runs after the catch while Blidi Wreh-Wilson #25 of the Tennessee Titans chases in the fourth quarter in a NFL game on November 30, 2014 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) Expectations have never been higher for Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins. Nor has the pressure for productivity in the...
Via The Sports Journal
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Sign OT Aaron Adams

The Houston Texans have signed OT Aaron Adams to a contract on Friday, according to Aaron Wilson. Adams, 25, originally signed on with the Browns as undrafted free agent out of Eastern Kentucky back in 2013. He was unable to make the Browns’ 53-man roster coming out of the preseason and later signed to the Packers’ ... The post Texans Sign OT Aaron Adams appeared...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

What will the Houston Texans’ Wide Receiver Corps Look like Post-Andre Johnson?

HOUSTON, TX – DECEMBER 21: DeAndre Hopkins #10 of the Houston Texans is pushed out of bounds by Rashaan Melvin #38 of the Baltimore Ravens at NRG Stadium on December 21, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images) The Houston Texans will have to rely on a mostly new-look wide receiver cast in 2015 as the team moves on after the departure of Andre Johnson. Replacing...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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