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Houston Texans’ J.J. Watt Credited with Extra Sack
December 6th, 2012 at 11:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** Week 14 of the NFL season is already upon us, yet for Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt, he's still earning rewards from his play in a week 13 victory over the Tennessee Titans (24-10). It's almost like catching a much needed ace on the flop to win the...

Matt Schaub Calls Out Ndamukong Suh, Wouldn’t Want Him as Teammate
November 27th, 2012 at 10:02 AM
***PHOTO1***The NFL ruled Monday that they would not suspend Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh for his actions on Thanksgiving Day that saw his flailing foot connect with the Houston Texans’ QB Matt Schaub below the belt. The thinking is that Suh’s kick, oddly reminiscent of his stomping of Green Bay...

Houston Texans Vs. Baltimore Ravens: Week Seven Key Matchup
October 17th, 2012 at 10:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The big talk heading into Sunday’s contest between the Houston Texans and Baltimore Ravens are the devastating injuries sustained to members of the Ravens’ revered defense. Both ILB Ray Lewis and CB Lardarius Webb were both lost for the season during last weekend’s victory over the Dallas Cowboys, while...

Houston Texans NT Sunny Harris Out for the Season
August 22nd, 2012 at 2:07 PM
The Houston Texans suffered their first season ending injury of the season as second-year nose tackle Sunny Harris went down with a torn triceps injury during Tuesday’s practice that will land him on IR. Harris, who formally played with the Carolina Panthers and Pittsburgh Steelers, hasn’t seen much playing time...

Andre Johnson, Brian Cushing Set to Play Saturday Against San Francisco 49ers; Shaun Cody Questionable
August 13th, 2012 at 1:02 PM
In what was widely viewed as a precautionary measure, the Houston Texans held WR Andre Johnson and ILB Brian Cushing out of last Saturday’s 26-13 preseason win against the Carolina Panthers. Johnson (groin pull) and Cushing (virus) had practiced in the days leading up to the Panther game, but since...

Houston Texans Training Camp Positional Battles: Defensive Line
July 23rd, 2012 at 12:54 PM
Switching over to the defensive side of the football, today’s preview of potential training camp battles looks at the Houston Texans’ defensive line. A strength of the team in 2011, the big boys up front will attempt to follow up their performance with another stellar season. Similar to many other...

Houston Texans’ Undrafted Free Agent Profiles: Defensive Tackles
May 22nd, 2012 at 7:25 AM
Every 3-4 defense is anchored inside with a massive nose tackle lined up directly over the offensive center. It’s no coincidence that the league’s top 3-4 defense all have a Pro Bowl caliber tackle, the Baltimore Ravens have Haloti Ngata, the Pittsburgh Steelers have Casey Hampton, and the New England...

Houston Texans Player Profiles: Rookie DE Jared Crick
May 6th, 2012 at 8:14 PM
Among the several players the Houston Texans collected in this year’s NFL Draft is defensive end Jared Crick. The former Nebraska Cornhusker was taken in the fourth round as the 126th overall selection. Texans 101’s collection of pre-draft profiles included several defensive linemen, as adding depth along the defensive line...

Houston Texans 2012 NFL Draft Profiles: LSU DT Michael Brockers
April 1st, 2012 at 5:03 PM
Wide receiver has been identified by Texans 101 as the Houston Texans’ biggest draft need and we assume the team is likely to use their first round pick on one. Unfortunately, the NFL Draft doesn’t always work out in a team’s favor, the players they may be targeting to address...