TEXANS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Brian Hoyer To Wait Until After Draft To Sign With New Team

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that free agent QB Brian Hoyer plans to wait to see how draft plays out this week before deciding on his next team. Earlier in the week, Bill Williamson mentioned that the market for Hoyer could pick up later on in this week. However, you can’t blame Hoyer for wanting a better idea of what his options really are. Hoyer has visited with the Jets...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: three-round mock draft

The Houston Texans’ approach towards the draft has changed drastically over the course of the offseason. Right after their last game, a blowout at the hands of the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the playoffs, everybody let their inner NFL analyst out and commented on how much the Texans needed a quarterback. Connor Cook became a popular name around Houston, and I had...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans won’t take a receiver with the 22nd pick

If you believe the hype from various newspapers and sports media outlets, it may feel like a forgone conclusion that Houston will take a wide receiver with their first round pick. In the spirit of Bernie Sanders, I’m here to tell you not to listen to the “establishment”. The Texans won’t take a receiver with the 22nd pick. Other than when the Texans took Andre Johnson and...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Did the Houston Texans release Brian Hoyer too soon?

The Houston Texans announced Tuesday morning that the team had cut quarterback Brian Hoyer. The news comes just as team workouts are starting up. But could the team have benefited from holding on to him just a bit longer? In his time as the Texans’ offensive leader, Hoyer put forth an uninspired performance. It was as though he was perpetually treading water, fighting to keep his...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans GM on Brian Hoyer: I think I probably could have gotten a pick for him

At this moment, former Houston Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer is the top quarterback available in free agency. After the Texans signed Brock Osweiler, the writing was on the wall for Hoyer. Before they released Hoyer, the plan was to trade him to a team that gave the Texans the best offer. Even though the Texans didn’t receive anything for Hoyer, general manager Rick Smith said...
Via No Guts, No Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans GM: ‘I probably could have gotten a pick’ for Brian Hoyer

The Houston Texans released Brian Hoyer last weekend. It wasn’t a surprising move. What is surprising is what Texans general manager Rick Smith said about the team’s former quarterback, per Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “I think I probably could have gotten a pick, honestly,” Texans general manager Rick Smith said. “In fairness to him, we just thought, and this...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Top five best players in Houston Texans history

The Houston Texans only joined the league in 2002, but that doesn’t mean they haven’t had some success in that short period of time. The team has made the playoffs three out of the last five seasons and they look to be back on their way to the top in the AFC South this year. It took them a while to actually get to the postseason, but it has been a combination of great players...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans players do their part to help flood victims

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Unless you have been living under a rock for the past four days, you’ve probably...
Via cover32
7 days ago  |  Discuss

At Least Six Teams Interested In Brian Hoyer, Still Meeting With Broncos

Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that free agent QB Brian Hoyer now has “at least” six teams interested in him. However, Caplan doesn’t offer any specifics regarding the other teams. Hoyer is still visiting with the Broncos on Thursday and met with the Jets earlier in the week. While there may be six teams interested in him, it’s unlikely that they’re all offering a similar...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt bemoans ‘cynical world’ of social media

J.J. Watt raised some eyebrows earlier this week when he took to Twitter to rip the media, arguing that it frequently turns non-stories into stories. Stop making stories out of non-stories. A bunch of guys made it to work today, not just me. I'm not retiring. I'm single. Anything else? — JJ Watt (@JJWatt) April 18, 2016 The tweet presumably was in response to the coverage...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt rips media for ‘making stories out of non-stories’

J.J. Watt is tired of the media making a big deal out of everything he does. That’s right, the guy who never shies away from the spotlight and loves documenting much of his life on social media wants the gossip about his personal life and rumors about when his playing career will end to stop. Stop making stories out of non-stories. A bunch of guys made it to work today, not...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

With Osweiler signed, Houston Texans cut QB Brian Hoyer

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans have cut quarterback Brian Hoyer. The Texans announced the move Tuesday, little more than a month after signing Brock Osweiler to a four-year, $72 million contract. Houston also released quarterback B.J. Daniels. Hoyer signed a two-year contract before last season, but his five-turnover debacle in a 30-0 playoff loss to Kansas City suggested his...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt worked out at Texans facility despite severe flooding

J.J. Watt was determined to work out at the Houston Texans facility on Monday, because the guy just can’t help himself. Severe flooding in Houston forced the Texans to cancel their team workout, but the star defensive end was undeterred, not only showing up to the team’s facility but also providing proof of his presence. It appears JJ Watt did make it in today, despite...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Flooding in Houston can’t stop J.J. Watt from start of Texans workouts

Massive flooding in Houston might have been enough to cancel the first day of the Texans’ offseason workouts, but the pouring rain and standing water couldn’t keep defensive end J.J. Watt from getting to the team’s facility. Watt provided photographic evidence of his arrival, via Snapchat: It appears JJ Watt did make it in today, despite the flooding. He snap chatted this...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans forced to cancel offseason opener due to flooding

The Houston Texans were forced to cancel the first day of offseason conditioning workouts due to widespread flooding in the area, Tania Ganguli of ESPN reports. This isn’t the first time this has happened in recent memory, either, as the Texans were hit with similar conditions last year during OTAs. Conditions in the greater Houston area are quite scary at the moment, per Weather...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Grading the Houston Texans running backs

The Houston Texans have been searching for the right person to fill in the void left by their former star running back Arian Foster. We’ll examine the Texans’ options at the running back position heading into this upcoming season. Lamar Miller B After injuries forced Arian Foster to be sidelined for a number of games, the Texans organization knew they needed to get some more...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans release Hoyer; Steelers interested?

Brian Hoyer is officially out in Houston. In a move that comes as no surprise, Hoyer was released by the Texans on Sunday. It doesn’t sound as if he’ll be unemployed for very long, with the Pittsburgh Steelers said to have interest. Texans have released QB Brian Hoyer. He will be in demand. Steelers among those interested in him — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans reportedly release Brian Hoyer

A month after signing Brock Osweiler to a four year, $72 million contract, the Houston Texans have released quarterback Brian Hoyer, multiple outlets report.The 30-year-old Hoyer played 11 games for the Texans in 2015, losing his starting role to Ryan Mallett after Week 1 but getting it back in by season's end, finishing out the year with 2,606 yards and 19 touchdowns in nine starts...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer released by Houston Texans

The Houston Texans have released quarterback Brian Hoyer, according to a tweet from NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport. The #Texans have released QB Brian Hoyer, source said. He's a free agent — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 17, 2016 Hoyer started nine games in Houston in 2015, completing 60.7 percent of his passes for 2,606 yards while sporting a career best 19:7 touchdown-to-interception...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans sign QB Brock Osweiler (Grade)

The line between what the top-tier quarterbacks and the mid-tier quarterbacks make has been significantly blurred in the past few years, as the top-21 quarterbacks in terms of average annual salary all make between 16 million and 22 million annually. This makes sense. With the salary cap growing significantly in recent years and showing no signs of stopping with the NFL as popular...
Via The Football Fan Spot
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans scout accidentally texts fan instead of Dak Prescott

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes leading up to the NFL draft? How do teams know how to get in touch with a prospect so we have that made for television moment of them receiving the call from their soon to be employer? Below we get a bit of insight into how that all works except there is one mistake as the text exchange below between a Texans scout is sent to a random person...
Via The Comeback
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Arian Foster becomes son of the year after introducing his mom to The Rock

Arian Foster is now favored to win the unofficial 2016 Son of The Year award. While on-set with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in a tropical-looking location (maybe Ballers season 2?), the former Texans’ running back and current NFL free agent Arian Foster told The Rock his mom was a big fan. Then, the amazing happened. Part 1: so my mother @mysizemore, is in love...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt went on ‘date’ with Kate Hudson

J.J. Watt went out with a popular actress on Monday night, and it sounds like the get together was an official date. Watt and Kate Hudson made no effort to hide their lovely evening together. They shared some clips on Snapchat and seemed to be very flirty. At one point, Watt was joking about the visual effects on the video and quipped “apparently the stars belong to the hottest...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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