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Report: Texans tried to trade for Matt Barkley

According to Lance Zierlein of Sports Talk 790 in Houston,  the Texans tried to trade for Eagles back up quarterback Matt Barkley before they landed Ryan Mallett. For those asking who couldn’t hear the radio show, the QB the Texans targeted before Mallett was Matt Barkley according to two sources. — Lance Zierlein (@LanceZierlein) September 5, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: ...
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Texans new QB Mallett already moving up the depth chart

It sure did not take Ryan Mallett long to move up the depth chart. He is currently the number 2 quarterback in Houston now behind Ryan Fitzpatrick.  Bill O’Brien told Brian Smith of the Houston Chronicle, Ryan understands the system.  “The foundation of what he knows is very similar to what we had in the three […] The post Texans new QB Mallett already moving up the depth...
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Ryan Mallett: First Days As A Houston Texan Have Been A ‘Whirlwind’

Ryan Mallett has been a busy, busy man since becoming a Houston Texan. The former New England Patriots backup quarterback, who the Texans traded for on Sunday, addressed the Houston media for the first time Wednesday. But before Mallett dove into life with the Texans, he asked for a moment to thank the team that drafted him in the third round of the 2011 draft. “First, I’m...
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Mailbag: Expectations for Ryan Mallett

Hi Alex, Do you think Ryan Mallett will be groomed as the Houston Texans starter at some point, or was this just a trade they made for an insurance option/quarterback depth? Jeremy, Pasadena. Hi Jeremy, I believe the Ryan Mallett trade was made by the Texans in order to be a potential starting quarterback for this team. Granted, he is a free agent next season, and losing him wouldn’t...
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Twitter Tuesday: Reactions to the Ryan Mallett trade

Ryan Mallett is now part of the Houston Texans after the team made a deal for him on Sunday, giving up a draft pick in 2016 that will either be a sixth or seventh-round selection. Have a look at some of the best tweets regarding the move: I guess the Texans finally responded to the ad… — Peyton’s Head (@PeytonsHead) August 31, 2014 Re: Mallett trade to...
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Joe Banner: Ryan Mallet of “A lot of hype about nothing”

Former Browns executive Joe Banner bragged on Twitter that they got more for Colt McCoy than the Patriots did for Ryan Mallett. We got a lot more for colt McCoy than Pats got for Mallet. A lot of hype about nothing. — Joe Banner (@JoeBanner13) September 1, 2014 A lot more Joe?  Really?  You got a 5th and 7th round pick for McCoy.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
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So How Long Till the Houston Texans Start Ryan Mallett?

It's finally happened. When the Houston Texans waited till the fourth round to draft a quarterback people expected it to happen then. When the team signed Ryan Fitzpatrick fans prayed it would happen. Now that the preseason is done and the Patriots know what they want to do going forward it finally did.New England Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallett has been traded to the Houston...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots trade Ryan Mallett to the Texans

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport,  the Houston Texans have acquired back up quarterback Ryan Mallet in a trade with the Patriots. Ryan Mallett has been traded to the #Texans, source says — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 31, 2014 Confirmed the #texans have traded for Ryan Mallett. They get a 6th round pick. — Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) August 31, 2014 var...
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Report: Patriots trade Ryan Mallett to Texans

The New England Patriots reportedly traded their backup quarterback. The Patriots traded Ryan Mallett to the Houston Texans, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, after months of rumors. Compensation from the Texans hasn’t been announced or reported. The Patriots drafted quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second round of the 2014 NFL draft. Garoppolo started the Patriots...
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Ryan Mallett makes the Patriots final roster

Back up quarterback Ryan Mallett has made the Patriots final roster. Confirmed Ryan Mallett has made the Patriots 53. #patriotstalk — Tom E. Curran (@tomecurran) August 30, 2014 Looks like New Engand will keep three quarterbacks this season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
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