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J.J. Watt Tells Off His Doubters During Acceptance Speech For Defensive Player Of The Year

Houston Texans fans at the team's official draft party actually booed when the team selected J.J. Watt with their first round pick a few years ago. Fast forward to the present and most of those people probably own a Watt jersey and are so happy the three-time Defensive Player of the Year is on their team.Like most people, Watt remembers his doubters. As he held his third trophy for...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt wins NFL Defensive Player award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) J.J. Watt has won The Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year award for the third time. It was not a unanimous selection for the Houston Texans defensive end, as it was last year - a first for the honor - but it was decisive. In tying Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor as the only players to take the award three times, Watt earned 37 votes from a nationwide...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders and Texans to play MNF game in Mexico City in 2016

What was yesterday a pretty strong rumor has now become official. The Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans will travel south of the border to play a regular-season Monday night game in Mexico. The Raiders announced the Mexico City game on Friday. The Raiders and Texans will play in Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca, celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, on Monday, Nov. 21 (which...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans owner McNair makes offhand remark about Native Americans

Call him a man of his era, but Bob McNair isn't a fan of Houston Texans head coach consistent use of swear words as displayed on HBO's 'Hard Knocks' during training camp.McNair wasn't exactly pleased with O'Brien's cursing, and joked he should introduce a swear jar for the team, according to an article by the New York Times Magazine. While it's fine to strive to be well-spoken, McNair...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Free Agent Friday: What will Houston do with Yates and Weeden?

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit For this week’s Texans Free Agent Friday, we’ll take a look at quarterbacks...
Via cover32
3 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt On Concussion Risk: Everytime I Go To Practice I Am Going To Hit My Head

Just because your team doesn't make it to the NFL does not mean you will not be a man in demand with the media if you go. Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt was in town Wednesday to do a little promo work for the VR Experience and Papa John's. So along with talking to the media he got to toss some pizza dough.At one point during the day the topic of concussions came up, and...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans look to replace Arian Foster

It seems like Arian Foster has an injury every season, and this season was no exception. Foster only played four games for the Houston Texans this year before tearing his Achilles. He has only had one healthy season in his seven year career. Even though Foster has been key to the Texans’ offense, there are reports saying that the Texans are going to let go of Foster this offseason...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Texans RB Arian Foster Gives Tips On How To Handle The Media In Latest Funny Or Die Video

The Houston Texans have a unique character in running back Arian Foster. He has made it painfully clear that he walks to the beat of his own drum since he became the superstar that he is. Like many guys in the league, he is not a big fan of the media and has been known to get a little creative when he speaks with them.So it sounds kind of funny that he would create a video with tips...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

If the Texans were a Car: Wagon Queen Family Truckster

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit If the Texans were a car, they’d definitely be the Wagon Queen Family Truckster...
Via cover32
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans-Raiders expected to be played in Mexico City in 2016

The NFL has been reaching out and trying to do more international games. They have had at least two games in London the last few seasons and have experimented with a game in Toronto as well. Last year, officials traveled to Mexico City to see if Estadio Azteca was ready to host an NFL game and it looks like it could be happening. The Houston Chronicle is reporting that the game...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Quarterback Conversation: KC’s Chase Daniel

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit We now steer the Texans quarterback conversation in the direction of Chief’s backup...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt defends Cam Newton’s dancing

The last time we checked in J.J. Watt and his interaction on Twitter, he was responding to a critic who called him a “try hard.” This time around, he’s defending Cam Newton. Newton has been squarely in the cross hairs of many this season because of his dances after scoring touchdowns. Newton did a lot of scoring, so there were plenty of opportunities to celebrate. Among those...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Senior Bowl Prospects for The Houston Texans

As the heart of the off-season comes forward The Houston Texans have to keep an eye out on a couple of key players in this years Senior Bowl that might just land them a spot on the team. The players listed seem to be a reasonable and good fit to help push the teams success even further and help improve areas needed lacking talent. Some of the players that may need replacing are...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft: Five targets for the Houston Texans

The Houston Texans won the AFC South during the 2015 season, but it certainly wasn’t because they had great offensive production. You can chalk up their championship win to the rest of the division putting together lackluster seasons and J.J. Watt doing J.J. Watt things. The Texans may look back on their season and wish they would have thrown a few games, especially now that they...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Is Tom Savage the answer at quarterback?

The Houston Texans’ search for a quarterback continues after Brian Hoyer’s meltdown against the Kansas City Chiefs. Hoyer played a great season but the loss on wild-card weekend served as a reminder that Hoyer is not a franchise quarterback and is not the answer to Houston’s problems. The Texans need more than a game manager if they want to find success beyond wild-card weekend...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

What Went Wrong: Houston Texans

In the lead-up to the 2015 NFL season, the Houston Texans showed signs of promise, as showcased in HBO's Hard Knocks. JJ Watt was working hard; Brian Cushing was mouthing off; and other members of the team had a chance to perform for the cameras. The defense looked stellar while quarterback Brian Hoyer seemed ready to lead the offense. Although preseason predictions had the...
Via The Sports Quotient
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Arian Foster expected to be released by Texans

One of the most recognized running backs in the NFL could be wearing different colors in 2016. The Houston Texans are expected to release Arian Foster, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “Multiple sources not authorized to speak publicly expect the Texans to ultimately release Foster and for him to sign with another NFL team,” Wilson wrote Wednesday. The...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans owner confirms No. 1 priority is finding a franchise QB

Brian Hoyer’s five turnovers during the Houston Texans’ 30-0 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Wild Card Round only solidified what Texans owner Bob McNair already knew. Houston needs a franchise quarterback. “I don’t think there’s any question,” McNair said, via the Houston Chronicle. “I’ve been saying that. The question is what’s available, and what...
Via The Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien stuck by Brian Hoyer, but he needs a new QB in a bad way in Houston

The Houston Texans were blanked by the Kansas City Chiefs, 30-0, in the AFC Wild Card Playoffs on Saturday. Athe game falling more and more out of reach for the Texans, head coach Bill O’Brien never made a quarterback change. O’Brien was going to ride with Brian Hoyer no matter what, and that may be a suggestion O’Brien knows he needs a major upgrade at the position moving...
Via The Comeback
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans' Clowney storms out of locker room after being inactive

The Houston Texans decided that Jadeveon Clowney wasn’t healthy enough to play in Saturday’s AFC Wild Card game. Clowney vehemently disagreed, and he made it pretty clear. According to ESPN’s Lisa Salters, Clowney stormed out of the locker room and completely left the stadium when he was informed that he would be on the inactive list for the game against the Chiefs. Clowney...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL Playoff Preview: Houston Texans

The NFL playoffs are upon us, that wonderful time of the year when we fall behind on work in order to watch as much football as possible. Starting tomorrow, the quest for a Super Bowl Championship begins. The AFC's No. 4 seed Houston Texans won the AFC South with a 9-7 record. Can they make a run? How do they match up against AFC postseason teams? Let's take a look. Key Players...
Via The Sports Quotient
January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Why the Houston Texans Can Win the Super Bowl

With the NFL Playoffs right around the corner, we at The Sports Post are spending this week breaking down each team’s chances—no matter how minimal they may seem—of winning it all. It’s the playoffs, where anything can happen and every team has its strengths. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the cases to be made for all 12 sides. The only teams that don’t have a chance to...
Via The Sports Post
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Hoyer tries hyperbaric chamber to recover from concussion

Brian Hoyer is leaving no stone unturned in his effort to come back from his second concussion of the season. According to the Brian Hoyer’s trying acupuncture, hyperbaric chamber in effort to return from concussion — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) December 24, 2015 " target="_blank">Houston Chronicle via Pro Football Talk, the Texans quarterback...
Via The Sports Daily
December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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