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Three important facts and updates about Houston Texans DE Jadeveon Clowney

Houston Texans DE Jadeveon Clowney had a disappointing rookie year, to say the least. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, Clowney appeared in just four games and only recorded seven tackles. Clowney’s season ended with microfracture surgery in his knee to create extra cartilage after he tore his meniscus. So what’s new with Clowney and will he be able to go in Week...
Via cover32
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Healthy Brian Cushing Could Be Key to Houston Texans Defense

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images) The Houston Texans beefed up their defensive unit in the offseason, utilizing both free agency and the draft to add Vince Wilfork, Kevin Johnson and Benardrick McKinney to a depth chart that already boasts J.J. Watt, Johnathan Joseph and should be returning the injured Jadeveon Clowney in the near future. While all of those additions and holdovers...
Via The Sports Journal
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bill O'Brien stands up for Houston's quarterbacks

Bill O'Brien is well aware of the perception that the Houston Texans quarterback situation isn't in line with the other standout areas of the football team. Yes, the Texans have what looks once again to be an elite defense and running back Arian Foster is coming off a season where he ran for more than 1,200 yards. But the idea that Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett aren't capable quarterbacks...
Via Fox Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Biggest takeaways from training camp Days 1 and 2

Training camp has finally begun and the Houston Texans are back at it again. With a new and improved roster the first couple of days were a bit sloppy, especially the offense, but nonetheless a good day. Both Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer are hoping to be the starting QB for the Texans. The battle between the two has been interesting. Here are the biggest takeaways from the first...
Via isportsweb.com
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins Getting It Done Early In Training Camp

Some would day that Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Hopkins has some big shoes to fill this season, but the truth of the matter is that he started filling Andre Johnson's shoes last season. Last season he accounted for more of his team's passing yards than any other wide receiver in the NFL (35 percent).Yes, even more than Antonio Brown (his total was 34 percent). #khou11 #texans...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Superstar J.J. Watt: I Don't Know How to Nae Nae. I'm Extremely White.

When you are as public an individual as Houston Texans superstar J.J. Watt everything and anything you do is going to be food for the media beast. From his game to his social life to his contract to his dance skills--for the media beast it is all fair game. So, what's a super star to do? Does he get bent out of shape because he can't do anything without the media blasting it everywhere...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans' Clowney expected to begin practice Aug. 17

HOUSTON (AP) -- Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien's goal is to have outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney practicing on Aug. 17. O'Brien discussed Clowney's expected return on Sunday after Houston's second day of camp. The No. 1 overall pick in last year's draft was placed on the physically unable to perform list just before camp began. Clowney played just four games as a rookie last...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Quarterback competition highlights Texans training camp

The Houston Texans kicked off training camp Saturday, and while outlook is bright for Bill O'Brien's team in his second season as head coach after going 9-7 in his first, there is one element of the team that is huge question mark. Who will start at quarterback for the season opener, Ryan Mallett or Brian Hoyer?  It took only about seven 'buttering up' questions to O'Brien from...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans report to camp with many questions on offense

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans know they'll have a solid defense led by J.J. Watt. As they reported for camp Friday there were far more questions about the offense. Second-year coach Bill O'Brien will use camp to decide whether Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett will start at quarterback. Houston also must decide who will start with DeAndre Hopkins at receiver after franchise receiving...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Relase OT Will Yeatman, Sign DT Chris Neild

The Houston Texans announced the release of OT Will Yeatman on Friday, as well as the signing of DT Chris Neild. The #Texans have released T Will Yeatman. — #TexansCamp (@HoustonTexans) July 31, 2015 Yeatman, 27, originally signed with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out Maryland back in 2011. He would later be claimed ... The post Texans Relase OT Will Yeatman...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans' Brooks treating contract year like being a high school senior

Houston Texans guard Brandon Brooks enters the final year of his contract with a philosophical take on his future. "I know it's cliché to say, but the only thing that changes for me, I just look at this year (as if) it's really like being a senior in high school," Brooks said, via ESPN. "Just kind of the way I look at it. Leave it all out there and what happens after the season...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: DeAndre Hopkins’ girlfriend has 10 photos that will drop your jaw

For DeAndre Hopkins this is his most anticipated year since being drafted. For the first time in his young career, he will be a No.1 option, rather than having someone in front of him on the depth chart. As long as the Texans come out of training camp with a named starter under center, Hopkins will take care of the rest. He is an absolute animal on the field and off of it, he gets...
Via cover32
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the Houston Texans position groups

J.J. Watt The Houston Texans are poised to have a great season this year. They have added more talent than they have lost this offseason. Their defense looks great on paper and they are looking to make playoffs this time around. Despite the lack of a great quarterback the Texans still have a great roster. Here I have ranked the Texans’ positional groups. Defensive Line – A...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Houston Texans

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Houston Texans. 2014 in a nutshell: Powered by defensive player of the century J.J. Watt, the Texans bounce back after a two-win 2013 campaign with a nine-win 2014 season, which is especially impressive considering they get next to nothing from...
Via This Given Sunday
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Have You Missed the Houston Texans Cheerleaders?

Now that training camps have started across the nation we are one step closer to the return of football. Of course, with the return of football we will also have the return of the lovely ladies of the HTC--the Houston Texans Cheerleaders. If you can't wait to see the ladies in action you are in luck. You don't have to wait.They were nice enough to post a short video online. .@TexansCheer...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork’s Wife, Bianca, Has Positive Message For Patriots Fans

Vince Wilfork and his wife, Bianca, had quite the offseason. After winning his second Super Bowl with the New England Patriots, Wilfork and his wife were seen singing karaoke and surprising fans down in the Bahamas. But football is back, and the Wilforks were always regular faces once training camp started in Foxboro — Vince on the field and Bianca watching on the sidelines. However...
Via NESN.com
3 days 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
5 days 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
6 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
6 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
7 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
10 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt gives awesome social media advice to teens

Houston Texans pass rusher J.J. Watt was asked in an interview by MaxPreps what advice he would give to kids regarding social media. His main point was to be sure you read each tweet at least “95 times” before posting. Not only is Watt’s advice good for teens, it can be meant for everyone. Social media is a excellent way to freely express yourself and your thoughts. However...
Via Sportsnaut
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Arian Foster helps college student pay for textbooks

College textbooks aren’t cheap for students struggling with their finances. Thanks to Houston Texans running back Arian Foster, Texas A& M student Ernesto Guerrero will not have to worry about getting the books he needs for his college classes. Guerrero reached out to Foster via Twitter, asking him if he would be able to help out with the cost of his textbooks. Considering...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt geeked out over meeting Jennifer Aniston

J.J. Watt is a pretty serious dude, so you’d think most of the top goals in his life would revolve around football. You’d be wrong. The Houston Texans defensive end proved as much Monday, gushing via Instagram that he’d finally fulfilled one of his lifelong dreams. We’re talking, of course, about meeting Jennifer Aniston.     This embed is invalid   " /> ...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney: Balancing expectations, rehabilitation

A pretty safe case can be made that last year's hottest incoming NFL player is the one with the biggest question mark in 2015.  Jadeveon Clowney, last year's top overall pick, is trying to fight his way back from an injury-plagued first year that ended with microfracture surgery on his right knee.  It's very early in his promising career, but with great investment comes great expectation...
Via Football By Football
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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