Category: ‘Former Texans’

Revisiting the Departure of Mario Williams: was Letting Him Go Worth It for the Houston Texans?
October 30th, 2012 at 7:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Sunday, the Houston Texans will be welcoming back former first-round pick Mario Williams. As most remember, Williams left the Texans in free agency back in March when he accepted a six-year, $96 million contract from the Buffalo Bills to make him the highest paid defensive player in NFL history....

Houston Texans Finalize 53-Man Roster Following Friday Cuts
September 1st, 2012 at 1:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Yesterday was the toughest day of the year for roughly 700 NFL players as teams were required to reduce the size of their roster from 75 to 53 players. Difficult choices were made across the league, with the Houston Texans as no exception. The obvious cuts were mixed with...

Houston Texans Final 53 Man Roster Prediction
August 29th, 2012 at 8:31 AM
Thursday will be the Houston Texans’ final preseason contest, which will primarily feature reserve players as the first-teamers rest and prepare for the regular season opener. Looming just past Thursday’s game is Friday’s cuts when the Texans will release the remaining lot of players to get under the 53-man roster...

Former Houston Texans RB Derrick Ward Calls It a Career
July 4th, 2012 at 9:49 AM
After eight NFL seasons, running back Derrick Ward has decided to retire. The former seventh round draft pick of the New York Jets spent the majority of his career with the city-rival New York Giants. Ward spent the last two seasons with the Houston Texans, carrying the ball 95 times...

Day One of Houston Texans Mini-Camp: Rookies, Tryouts, and Fat Jokes
June 13th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
The opening day of Houston Texans’ mini-camp was, in a word, interesting. The three-day practice session primarily for the Texans’ younger players and those new to the team was full of storylines and intrigue, from the standard talk of who stood out, to a quartet of veterans trying out with...