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Four questions answered about Jadeveon Clowney and the Houston Texans

It may be Friday in the real world, but in our hearts it’s Sunday morning already and football is right around the corner. This weekend the Philadelphia Eagles travel to Houston to take on the Texans. To help get you ready for game day I spoke with Alex Hoegler, managing editor of cover32 Texans and asked four questions about number one pick Jadeveon Clowney and the rest of the...
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Female Fan's Bloody J.J. Watt Costume is Going to Win a Contest Somewhere!

As adults when we hit parties and bars for Halloween the costume contests are typically won by one thing--a sexy _____. It doesn't matter what it is. If it shows off her body--and her body is slamming--she wins. That should not be the case wherever this woman hangs out for Halloween.Allow me to present Bloody Houston Texans Defensive Lineman J.J. Watt:via RedditRead more »
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Reasons the Texans could win/lose this week

The Houston Texans will host the Philadelphia Eagles this week as they try to maintain pace with the Indianapolis Colts for the AFC South. It won’t come easy facing a prolific Eagles passing attack. Here are reasons why the Texans could win or lose this week. You may also be interested in:Behind Enemy Lines: Is Nick Foles struggling?Reasons the Texans could win/lose this weekHouston...
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Houston Texans off the Week 9 hot seat, but three Super Bowl contenders not so lucky

It doesn’t take long for the pressure to mount in the NFL. Just eight weeks into the 2014 season, plenty of people find themselves under the microscope, trying to answer questions about their most-recent performance. Who is in that spot? Here are five on the hot seat this weekend: *** 5. Chip Kelly This guy is a genius? Really? For all the hype surrounding his offense, the Eagles...
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Watt and Texans look to improve defense

HOUSTON (AP) J.J. Watt's stellar work got the Houston Texans defense off to a good start. Now the defensive end has some help in getting after quarterbacks with the return of No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney. The group is second in the league in takeaways with 17 and hopes the rookie's return will lead to more success in the second half of the season starting with Sunday...
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Texans Injury Updates: Arian Foster, Andre Johnson, Jadeveon Clowney

According to John McClain, Arian Foster, Andre Johnson, and Jadeveon Clowney were among seven players who did not practice Wednesday for the Houston Texans.Not practicing 4 Texans: Clowney (knee), Cushing (knee), Foster (knee), Johnson (ankle), Joseph (knee), Reed (groin), Tarpinian (knee).— John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) October 29, 2014 Foster and Clowney are dealing with...
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Eagles D must tighten up against underrated Houston offense…

Everybody’s talking about the Texans (4-4) bringing their aggressive defensive power against the Eagles (5-2) offense this Sunday. It’s being billed in Houston as a classic showdown. One of the best things to ever come out of Houston was my fave R&B group Archie Bell and the Drells. They had a hit out in the early ’70′s called “Showdown”—but they had an even bigger...
Via Eagles Eye
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans fans will love new list ripping everything about rivals as overhyped

Yawn. That’s how the sports world collectively responded to Tuesday’s trade deadline in the NFL, a much-anticipated day that wound up generating less than Al Capone’s vault. Aside from a couple of transactions made by the lowly Buccaneers, involving a couple of players that most people had never heard of, the deadline came and went without anyone noticing. Given the hype that...
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Was the Houston Texans Week 9 tilt announced as a top game to watch?

The leaves are turning. Halloween decorations are up throughout the neighborhood. And the days are getting shorter and shorter. What do those things signal? Football games are getting more and more important. This week certainly backs up that notion, as the NFL’s slate of games features plenty of match-ups with playoff implications. That may sound nutty in Week 9, but that’s...
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Houston Texans Ryan Fitzpatrick’s mid-way, surprising QB ranking unveiled

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Texans worked out several linebackers yesterday before signing Zac Diles

Yesterday the Houston Texans signed Zac Diles to their 53 man roster and added Ben Malena to their practice squad. Malena is a scat back that participated in the East/West Shrine Game in January. Malena went undrafted out of Texas A&M. Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider · 10h10 hours ago Signing Zac Diles and Ben Malena, Texans also worked […] The post Texans worked out several...
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Mailbag: How successful can Arian Foster really be?

Hi Alex, Arian Foster is on a roll with the Texans, picking up over 100 yards in every game where he’s fully played. How much longer can he keep it up? Chris, Houston Hi Chris, No doubt Foster is carrying this offense. He has 766 yards, 5,2 yards per carry and seven touchdowns. He’s been a machine and he’s playing at the best level we’ve ever seen from him. I’m not sure...
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Report: Chiefs & Justin Houston “Worlds Apart” On A Contract Extension

Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports reports that the Chiefs and OLB Justin Houston are “worlds apart” in regarding to a contract extension. According to Getlin, the two sides have been discussing a contract extension for nearly a year now, but it appears as though Houston with either reach the open market or be franchised following the season. Getlin mentions that if the Chiefs want...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Sproles ready to play on Sunday vs. Texans

For their week nine matchup against the Houston Texans, the Philadelphia Eagles will be on the road once again. But they could be getting back a key player that helps them on both special teams and offense. Today, according to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Eagles running back Darren Sproles told him that he’ll be ready to play Sunday against the Houston Texans. Darren...
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J.J. Watt Takes A Break From Owning NFL Offenses To Work At Papa John’s

Yes, @JJWatt is making pizzas at @PapaJohnsHousTx. pic.twitter.com/F3l8MSayIW — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) October 28, 2014 J.J. Watt, noted selfie hater and NFL obsessive, can’t live, eat and breath Texans football so the Texans defensive lineman decided to use some of his off-time to make some Papa John’s pizza. Sure, it may be just as superfluous Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Houston Texans mid-way point NFL Power Rankings position revealed

Just when everyone thought they had the NFL figured out, another slate of wacky games leaves fans scratching their heads. Good teams lost, bad teams won and the standings are in disarray. It’s almost impossible to make heads or tails out of what’s going on as the league hits the midway point of the season. With that as a backdrop, the editors at cover32 gathered to assemble this...
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Texans make several roster moves today

Today was the NFL trade deadline and while the Houston Texans may not have made any trades but they sure did make a couple moves on their roster. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle the Texans waived both Elbert Mack and Kendall James and signed Zac Diles and Ben Malena. @McClain_on_NFL: Texans waived […] The post Texans make several roster moves today appeared first...
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Texans Sign OLB Zac Diles, Waive CB Elbert Mack

  The Houston Texans signed free agent OLB Zac Diles to their 53-man roster and waived CB Elbert Mack in a corresponding move, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. McClain adds that the Texans signed RB Ben Malena to their practice squad and released CB Kendall James to make room. Diles, 29, was drafted by the Texans in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft out...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Manhandling by Texans means Tennessee Titans season is practically over

After the Titans took an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter, Arian Foster and the Texans scored 27 unanswered points, basically putting the game out of reach midway through the 3rd quarter. The loss drops the Titans to 2-6 this season, while the Texans improve to 4-4. The Titans are now 1-3 at home this season, and the bye week is much needed as it seems it is the only way to stop...
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J.J. Watt makes and delivers Papa John's pizza for charity

J.J. Watt went to work at a Houston-area Papa John's in support of his charity. Here's a look at the world's largest pizza guy.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt preps pizza at Papa John’s, makes deliveries as part of charity event (vid/pics)

J.J. Watt announced in July that as part of a charitable partnership between the J.J. Watt Foundation and Papa John’s, he would be delivering pizza himself to some very lucky Houston Texans fans. On Tuesday this week, Watt got his hands dirty, whipping up some pizzas himself as part of a weekly promotional campaign. “Every...Read More The post J.J. Watt preps pizza at Papa John’s...
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Houston Texans RB Arian Foster announced as a top hero from Week 8

Nearly midway through 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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Texans rookies dress up for Halloween fun

Halloween is just days away and a few rookie members of the Houston Texans are getting into the spirit already. Dressing at super heroes, Texans rookies Jay Prosch, Alfred Blue, Andre Hal and Travis Labhart donned the alter-egos to add to the fun at the Cookies N Rookies kid's club event Monday in Houston.
Via Fox Sports Southwest
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Texans rookies dress up for Halloween fun

Halloween is just days away and a few rookie members of the Houston Texans are getting into the spirit already. Dressing at super heroes, Texans rookies Jay Prosch, Alfred Blue, Andre Hal and Travis Labhart donned the alter-egos to add to the fun at the Cookies N Rookies kid's club event Monday in Houston.
Via Fox Sports Southwest
3 days ago  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from Texans victory over Titans

The Houston Texans are now just a game out of first place in the AFC South after defeating the terrible Tennessee Titans 30-16. Here are five things we learned from the victory. 5. Ryan Fitzpatrick’s job is safe…for now After turnover issues and not getting much done during the three game losing streak, the Beard returned and had a fairly strong performance. Aside from being...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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