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J.J. Watt Writes Letter to Get Woman Out of Work

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt can pretty much do as he pleases on the football field. The best player at his position in the NFL is so committed to not only the sport, but community service, that he decided it was worthwhile to help a woman get out of work in order to attend his charity softball game. No joke. .@ashlee_sanchez pic.twitter.com/A3ereWpmdI — JJ Watt (@JJWatt...
Via Sportsnaut
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Writes Get-Out-Of-Work Letter For Fan That May Actually Work

The Houston Texans hit the NFL equivalent of the lottery when they drafted J.J. Watt. Not only is the man a stud on the field, but he is loved and respected in the community like few athletes ever have been in Houston--but there's a reason for that. Making the plays are the most important thing of course, but it doesn't hurt that he is an incredibly nice guy that is more than willing...
Via FatManWriting
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt writes letter for fan to get out of work for charity softball game

This Friday, J.J. Watt will be hosting the The J.J. Watt Charity Classic, a softball game that will see members of the Texans offense face off against the defense. Not surprisingly, the event is hugely popular and if you’re fortunate enough to get a ticket, letting it go to waste isn’t an option. One fan...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans could replace Andre Johnson at draft

HOUSTON (AP) Andre Johnson is gone and the Houston Texans could use some help at wide receiver. But even if they draft a receiver with the 16th pick in Thursday's NFL draft, they're not expecting that player to fill the shoes of Johnson, a seven-time Pro Bowler and face of the franchise who was released in March and signed with Indianapolis. They've already been grooming a No. 1...
Via AP on Fox
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans’ mascot is taking the bull by the horns

The Houston Texans have decided to use their mascot, Toro, who is a bull in a fight against bullying. Although the name of the program is ironic, the issue of bullying is no joke. The Texans plan on treating it that way and putting their own feet forward. Beginning with Toro and his connection to kids at the elementary age-level. Send @TexansTORO1 to school to teach kids how to...
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

This nugget about the Houston Texans 2015 schedule is super favorable

The Houston Texans 2015 schedule finally came out on Tuesday night and the road map to the season was born. Lost in all the excitement about finally knowing the dates and times of each game was this nugget. Easiest strength of schedules in 2015: Falcons – .410 Colts – .416 Texans – .418 Buccaneers – .426 Saints – .430 — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) April 22, 2015 Wow....
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts III ready to get to work

New Texans wide receiver Cecil Shorts III is adjusting to life in Houston after spending the first four seasons of his career with the Jacksonville Jaguars, and as Shorts told ESPN's Tania Ganguli, he knows he needs to get familiar quickly with quarterbacks Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett."Reps,"Shorts III said, according to ESPN. "Getting repetition in practice, getting repetition...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Marqise Lee: Cecil Shorts gone but not forgotten

Wide receiver Cecil Shorts III signed with the Houston Texans over the offseason, and his absence is already being felt by his former Jacksonville Jaguars teammates. Second-year receiver Marqise Lee told Hays Carlyon of the Florida Times-Union that Shorts helped him through the tough moments of his rookie season. "We'll miss that leadership," Lee said, according to Carlyon. ...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Reaction of kid when he sees Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt is incredible

Houston Texans star J.J. Watt took in some playoff basketball Tuesday and went out of his way to make one fan’s night. This reactions is awesome. J.J. Watt congratulating a Nicholas Connor's rendition of the National Anthem. #Texans #Rockets https://t.co/PxCHVCIJr8 — PDS (@PatDStat) April 22, 2015 Connors, just 12-years old, has an incredible voice and is a staple at Houston...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O'Brien weighs in on 2015 schedule

The Houston Texans won't be earning nearly as many frequent flier miles this season, and that's just fine with head coach Bill O'Brien. The Texans' 2015 schedule was released Tuesday night, and head coach Bill O'Brien offered his take to the team's official website. One area O'Brien was particular pleased with? Travel. The Texans won't have to venture west of LRG Stadium during the...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Meet The Texans Cheerleader Twins, Matt Leinart Selling & Jameis Winston Comes Clean

  I warned you guys to take it slow with the playoffs. Don’t even think of ******** today that you stayed up until two in the morning for the Blackhawks game. I said to pick your battles, because it’s not a sprint over the next seven weeks. Same goes for tonight. We have multiple playoff games…and baseball (Braves-Mets — playoff atmosphere) and Florida State-Florida softball...
Via Busted Coverage
5 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Celebrates Rockets Win by Grinding on Older Woman

J.J. Watt is certainly a crowd-pleaser. The highly popular Houston Texans defensive end is among the most beloved athletes in any sport and he reminded everyone why on Tuesday night.Watt was in attendance for the Rockets Game 2 win over the Mavericks and while that alone was enough to get people whipped up, his postgame Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

These two Houston Texans cheerleaders just made it to TMZ (photos)

The new Houston Texans cheerleaders are gorgeous. AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: Rating every NFL team from 1-32 based on quality as a home opponent Five Things: These would be great to see when the NFl schedule is released And get this… The squad has twins on it this year! The Houston Texans Cheerleading Team — You Like Twins? Well, We Got Em! (PHOTOS) http://t.co/393GOP8S9v...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Should the Texans Draft in Round One?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is a little over a week away.  This period of time is incredibly important as teams are assembling their final big boards and figuring out who their primary targets are. During this time, we at Topsportsreport decided that it would be a good idea for us to do a first round mock draft with analysis. Find out which prospect John Miceli...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Newest Texans get to work

The Texans opened their offseason training program Monday and with it, came the debut of Houston's free-agent acquisitions, safety Rahim Moore, nose tackle Vince Wilfork and wide receiver Cecil Shorts IIIWilfork, who signed with Houston after winning two Super Bowls during his 11 seasons with the Patriots, told the team's official website the day offered a chance to get some work...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

DeAndre Hopkins: 'No comment' about Andre Johnson

You can ask Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins about anything you like. Just don't ask about former teammate and mentor Andre Johnson. Hopkins was present on the first day of Houston's offseason program, but apparently wasn't in the mood to talk about Johnson.According to Pro Football Talk, Hopkins batted away any reference to Johnson like an All-Pro defensive back. "No comment...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt is already overachieving to start 2015

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt is a monster. AROUND COVER32 Five Things: These would be great to see when the NFl schedule is released First and 10: The 10 biggest sleepers in the 2015 NFL Draft He was pumped about getting back to work with the Texans today. "It's just really good to be back in the city of Houston."-#Texans DE J.J. Watt. — Drew Dougherty (@DoughertyDrew) April...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans State of the Roster: Tight End

Houston Texans State of the Roster: QuarterbackWide ReceiverLong gone are the days of the primarily run-blocking, massive, lumbering tight end, and ushered in are the agile, pass-catching matchup nightmares. In this era of the NFL, tight ends are essential, coveted, physical specimens, and the position is often filled by the most athletic men on the team. Naturally, every team would...
Via Pro Football Spot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alfred Blue Working Out With Adrian Peterson

Houston Texans running back Alfred Blue is focused on taking his game to the next level this offseason after averaging a meager 3.12 yards per carry as a rookie. With the help of personal trainer James Cooper, the 2014 sixth round pick (No. 181 overall) out of LSU is getting to train with another one of Cooper’s clients: Adrian Peterson. According to Blue, Peterson is fuming...
Via Gridiron Grit
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson: I didn't sign with Colts for revenge on Texans

Newly signed Indianapolis Colts receiver Andre Johnson insists that any bad blood between him and the Houston Texans, whether it exists or not, had nothing to do with signing with a divisional rival. "(Leaving the Texans) hasn't even really set in," he told the Houston Chronicle. "I was just talking about that with someone (Thursday). Everybody thinks that I went to the Colts...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson: Signing with Colts not about revenge

The Houston Texans and their former wide receiver Andre Johnson parted ways on some not-so-pleasant terms a couple of months ago. Since signing with the Indianapolis Colts, Johnson has addressed the public setting the record straight that he was not out for revenge against his former team (via the Houston Chronicle). (Leaving the Texans) hasn’t even really set in yet. I was...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns Must Look to Feed the Crow for Success in 2015

After the 2013 season the Browns front office made the move to bring in former Houston Texans running back Ben Tate for the 2014 season. The fans of Cleveland were excited to see Tate’s enthusiastic behavior to being signed to a 2 year 6.2 million dollar contract. Tate took to Instagram posting a video of him barking at the fans of Cleveland really exciting the city for the upcoming...
Via Pro Football Spot
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt parts ways with agent Ben Dogra

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has decided to part ways with agent Ben Dogra, according to multiple sources, via Forbes.com. Watt actually had two agents the co-represented him - Dogra and CAA's Tom Condon. With Dogra out of the picture, Watt is soley Condon's guy. Dogra also represents Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, who's been a source of a lot of negative publicity involving...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Does Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt have more than 24 hours in his day? This is crazy

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt is a superstar. He’s also the man. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen during the last wee before the NFL Draft First and 10: The 10 biggest sleepers in the 2015 NFL Draft Whether it’s reppin’ the Badgers, living in a cabin or nearly setting world records, his life sounds awesome. Watt also may be the world’s busiest...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Realistic Expectations for Texans Rushing Game

Arian Foster is amazing when he's healthy. He may be one of the best in the NFL when he's not nursing a leg injury.Houston has the potential to lead the NFL in rushing with a dominant run-blocking offensive line and strong slate of running backs. But realistically, how will Houston fare in the run game this year?Arian FosterHe just can't get a break.Foster has played a full 16-game...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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