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3 reasons the Texans should stay out of the Nick Foles deal

Rumors are starting to swirl about the Eagles and wanting to trade Nick Foles. The Rams, Titans and even the Texans have been named as potential trade partners. Texans interested in trading for #NickFoles: According to, the Houston Texans have shown… — NFL (@NFL_Links) January 26, 2015 I don’t like the idea one bit for the Texans...
Via cover32 - Texans
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans interested in trading for Nick Foles

According to, the Houston Texans have shown interest in trading for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles. Reports are indicating Philadelphia is uncertain of what to do with the third-year signal caller. The Eagles, who have the 20th pick in the NFL Draft, are looking at making a run for Oregon's  Marcus Mariota in the 2015 NFL Draft.
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: J.J. Watt With an Interception and Fumble Recovery During the Pro Bowl

If there is one player that fans can count on bringing it for the Pro Bowl it is Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. The Wisconsin product does not know how to go at any other speed than full steam ahead. During practice for the Pro Bowl he was seen catching some passes and even kicking field goals, but so far his contribution has been all on the defensive side--and what...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons the Texans should target a running back early in the draft

I know, Arian foster had a good year and even went to the pro bowl, so why would the Texans want a running back in the early rounds of this years draft? An aging starting running back who was nagged by injuries the past two years is a pretty compelling case. You may also be interested in: Three reasons the Texans should target a running back early in the draft Top five off-season...
Via cover32 - Texans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top five off-season team needs for Texans

Quarterback There is almost nothing the Texans can do at quarterback, the draft has two guys that might be franchise quarterbacks and they will be gone long before the Texans get on the board. They could try to trade up but the Texans aren’t that kind of team that will throw around draft picks to move up, and these two guys aren’t sure things. They could try to trade for a team...
Via cover32 - Texans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Men's Hockey beats UConn and other links

BC needed a hat trick from Ryan Fitzpatrick to beat UConn.The NHL added Johnny Gaudreau to the All-Star game. Of course in Ohio they are making Johnny Football to Johnny Hockey comparisons.The Women's Hockey team remains unbeaten.Women's Basketball lost to Pitt. I appreciate BC trying to get hockey hightlights into the Top 10.We think Thatcher's save near the 1:00-min mark of this...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Could J.J. Watt Line up on Offense in Sunday’s Pro Bowl?

We may just see Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt lined up on offense in Sunday’s Pro Bowl. Want some proof? This is Watt catching a pass from Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Kyle Williams. Nice pass for a large guy. We all saw a sampling of Watt’s catching abilities, as evidenced by his three receiving touchdowns during the 2014 season. Watt, who’s trying to work on...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

4 Players Who Shouldn't Return to the Houston Texans in 2015

The Houston Texans finished 2014 with a winning record (9-7), a year after finishing 2-14 due to a colossal Matt Schaub meltdown. They were a Baltimore Ravens loss away from a playoff berth in Week 17. J.J. Watt had a season for the ages (some will even say MVP worthy). New Head Coach Bill O’Brien did an excellent job bringing this Houston organization together, even with a numerous...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Houston Texans Should Handle Andre Johnson

It's time to face the fact: The greatest Texan may not be a Texan any longer.The tension between Andre Johnson and the Houston Texans has drastically fluctuated over the last few years. There have been several times where Johnson wanted out of Houston but still played at full strength for the team. Rumors that Johnson would take a pay cut to stay with the Texans in December were...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Looks Like J.J. Watt Could Play Some Offense and Special Teams During the Pro Bowl Sunday

This past season one of the most exciting players in the NFL was Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. While he made offensive coaches sweat when they lined up against him with how the Texans used him on offense as well even defensive coaches had to be worried about him,If some of the stuff he has been doing during the pro bowl practices is any indication it looks like we might...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans promote Brian Gaine, Jon Carr

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans have promoted Brian Gaine to director of player personnel and Jon Carr to director of college scouting, the team said Friday. Gaine joined the Texans in February 2014 as the director of pro personnel after a five-year tenure with the Miami Dolphins' player personnel department, last serving as assistant general manager from 2012-13. Gaine, who will...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans GM Smith: Clowney 'diligent' in rehab from knee surgery

Six weeks have passed since Jadeveon Clowney's rookie season ended early due to microfracture knee surgery, and at this time the Houston Texans linebacker's timetable to return in time for the 2015 season is still in question. According to Texans general manager Rick Smith, Clowney is still in the early stages of his rehab and is unable to put any weight on his surgically repaired...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Top 3 Free Agent Positions To Target in 2015

 The Houston Texans are a team on the rise. After posting the worst record in the league in 2013 they rebounded with a 9-7 record this past season. Many expected the Texans to address the QB position in last year's draft but they elected to draft linemen on both sides of the ball with their top draft picks. Their top pick Jadeveon Clowney was hampered all season with injury and...
Via Football Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Would you participate in the 2015 Pro Bowl if you were selected?

We're up to our 13th pick at quarterback for the 2015 Pro Bowl. Would you participate in the Pro Bowl if you were selected for it? The post QOTD: Would You Participate In The 2015 Pro Bowl If You Were Selected? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans QB Ryan Fitzpatrick Hooks His Offensive Line Up With Custom Coolers

Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is not a spring chicken. He's been playing for a number of years now and usually not for very good teams--so he got hit a lot. After playing in Houston behind a pretty decent offensive line he must have felt pretty grateful. So like many quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers are prone to doing he decided to hook his boys up with...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Three New Year's Resolutions For 2015

Texans guard Duane Brown is back in his familiar surroundings again as he was named to the Pro Bowl for a third consecutive season. Brown, as explained in a story on, made his Pro Bowl debut following the 2012 season, and joins teammates DE J.J. Watt, who will also serve as a Pro Bowl captain, and RB Arian Foster (not participating) as representatives from the Texans...
Via Football Nation
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans - Unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by June 1st (110% of last year's salary), his rights will revert back...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston, We DO NOT Have a Problem

The Houston Texans are journeying into the offseason after finishing the season with an overall record of 9-7. Some would say the 2014 season was a success for rookie head coach Bill O'Brien and company, and although the nine-win season was a drastic improvement from last season's 2-14 record, some experts believe the Texans are just one good consistent quarterback away from becoming...
Via Pro Football Spot
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Wade Phillips to be Redskins defensive coordinator?

Wade Phillips took a year off from football last year after spending three seasons as the defensive coordinator and a short time as the interim head coach with the Houston Texans. Rumor has it he could be making a comeback. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, there is a “strong sense” within the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans vs Jacksonville Jaguars; three keys to a Texans’ victory

Case Keenum hopes to lead the Texans to victory Sunday versus Jacksonville. On Sunday, the Houston Texans play arguably their most important game of the season. Though a win does not get them into the playoffs, a loss ends any chance of getting the help they need from the Chiefs and Browns respectively. The Texans just three weeks ago beat Jacksonville in Florida by a wide margin...
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson willing to take pay cut with Texans?

One of the easiest ways Andre Johnson could force his way out of Houston would be to refuse to restructure his contract this offseason. Johnson will turn 34 before the start of the 2015 season, and he is set to count roughly $16 million against the Texans’ salary cap. Is he willing to lower that...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arian Foster throws TD pass, drops scoreboard taunt

We already knew that Arian Foster was a premier rusher and pass-catcher, but who knew that he also could throw the ball? With new quarterback Case Keenum leading the offense, Bill O’Brien decided to reach into his bag of tricks and run the old halfback pass play in the red zone. The result was a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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