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WATCH: Houston Texans RB Alfred Blue With The One-Yard Dive Into The End Zone Against New Orleans

The Houston Texans are facing two huge question marks on offense this season: (1) can Brian Hoyer get the job done, and (2) will there be a running game without Arian Foster? Time will tell on Hoyer, but there are signs that make it appear as if the running game might be able to survive until Arian Foster can play.When guys make one-yard dives into the end zone like Alfred Blue did...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans position preview: Quarterbacks

Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer At last, Houston Texans’ Head Coach Bill O’Brien has named a starting quarterback for the season. All summer I was raving about Ryan Mallett, claiming that he would get the starting job. Well I am here to eat my words. O’Brien named Brian Hoyer as the starting quarterback for the Texans this season. Though I favored Mallett over Hoyer, I think...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mallett angry about losing starting Texans QB job

The Houston Texans, after their second preseason game, have decided on who will be the starting quarterback for the team. And the winner? Brian Hoyer, who signed with the team in the offseason and beat out Ryan Mallett for the job. And if you think for a second that Mallett isn’t emotional about the decision … well, you’re dead wrong: “Disappointed? Yeah,” Mallett...
Via Gamedayr
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Brian Hoyer is the right choice for Houston Texans’ starting QB job

Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien has named Brian Hoyer the starting quarterback over Ryan Mallett, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. Ryan Mallett did some good things in camp and preseason games, but ultimately not enough to unseat Brian Hoyer, who got the job — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) August 24, 2015 This battle of retreads wasn’t exactly the...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans name Brian Hoyer starting quarterback

The Houston Texans entered 2015 with a quarterback competition between Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett. The Texans had signed Hoyer during free agency to compete with Mallett who the team had traded for prior to the 2014 season. On Monday morning, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network provided an update on the quarterback competition. Sources: The #Texans have named Brian Hoyer as their...
Via EndZoneScore
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans' name Brian Hoyer starting QB for regular season

According to Ken Patra of, Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien arrived at the decision to name Brian Hoyer the starting quarterback for the start of the 2015 regular season. Hoyer had been battling Ryan Mallet, but O'Brien, who surely wanted to have a starter in place by the third preseason game, went ahead and chose Hoyer. Patra Writes: 'Hoyer was the safe choice....
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Hoyer named starting QB for Houston Texans

Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien has apparently seen enough from both Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett after two preseason games to make a decision on the team’s starting quarterback for the 2015 NFL season. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Hoyer is the man in charge of Houston’s offense this year. Hoyer has been so-so this preseason, completing 9 of 15 passes...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans QB situation quickly turning into a nightmare

After Saturday’s preseason game against the Denver Broncos, the Houston Texans quarterback situation looks like a nightmare. If forced to name a starting quarterback between Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer after how terribly each one performed, head coach Bill O’Brien would likely answer “none of the above.” While Mallett, who started for the Texans, completed five of seven...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texan Quarterbacks Impress in 23-10 Win

Houston Texans’ Brian Hoyer (7) throws against the San Francisco 49ers during an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider) Although Houston Texans Quarterback Brian Hoyer started the game, all three of Houston’s QB’s played a key role in the Texans 23-10 victory over the 49ers. Hoyer is considered by many to be the favorite...
Via The Sports Journal
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns reach out to Brian Hoyer to discuss new contract

So, about that whole benching thing… The Cleveland Browns, who find themselves in one of the worst quarterback situations in the entire NFL, have reportedly reached out to impending free agent Brian Hoyer in attempt to gauge interest in re-signing with the team. From’s Jeremy Fowler: “We’ve left the door open both ways,” said Linta from this week’s Senior...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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