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Houston Texans Survive Overtime, Defeat Jacksonville Jaguars 43-37
November 19th, 2012 at 9:46 AM
Yesterday’s game felt like it was taking place in 2009. The Houston Texans were not led by their defense or their dominant run game. Instead, it was an aerial assault that reminded the Texans’ fan base of a time when the entire offense consisted of WR Andre Johnson, QB Matt...

Houston Texans Midseason Report: Player Awards
November 6th, 2012 at 4:16 PM
The Houston Texans completed the first half of their 2012 campaign to the tune of a 7-1 record. The season has been relatively smooth thus far as the Texans have sailed to several easy victories and for the most part have been in control throughout their seven victories. Now that...

Houston Texans Vs. Baltimore Ravens: Week Seven Game Preview
October 21st, 2012 at 8:34 AM
The Houston Texans look to get back on track after their embarrassing home loss last weekend to the Green Bay Packers. They host a Baltimore Ravens that of late are decimated with injuries on the defensive side of the ball. This game features the two top teams in the AFC,...

Houston Texans Overcome Slow Start, Rout Miami Dolphins 30-10
September 10th, 2012 at 8:49 AM
Sometimes in the NFL, a win can be dominant, flawless, and even picturesque. That was not the case yesterday when the Houston Texans beat the Miami Dolphins 30-10 at Reliant Stadium. With the exception of the final 6 plus minutes in the second quarter, this was a relatively close game...

Houston Texans Announce 2012 Team Captains
September 8th, 2012 at 3:35 PM
The Houston Texans have selected their 2012 offensive, defensive and special teams captains. QB Matt Schaub and WR Andre Johnson have been named the offensive captains, ILB Brian Cushing and DE Antonio Smith the defensive captains, and ILB Tim Dobbins the special team’s captain. This will mark the fifth consecutive...

Houston Texans Trump San Francisco 49ers 20-9 in Preseason Home Opener
August 19th, 2012 at 3:29 PM
Reliant Stadium was buzzing Saturday night as the Houston Texans pulled out their second preseason victory in as many games over the San Francisco 49ers. For the second week in a row, the Texans overall looked solid (with bad moments of course), this time led by some familiar faces.  ***VIDEO1*** The Texans’...

Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson Appears on ESPN’s First Take Program
August 15th, 2012 at 10:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Following the conclusion of the final double session for the Houston Texans, former Pro Bowl wide receiver Andre Johnson appeared on ESPN’s First Take via call in from the Texans practice facility. For those able to stomach Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith for a couple minutes were treated...

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 at Carolina Panthers Preseason Game Preview
August 11th, 2012 at 11:55 AM
After seven excruciating long months, the Houston Texans finally take the field again in tonight’s preseason opener against the Carolina Panthers. But as many know, tonight doesn’t actually count for anything, so a full game preview is rather silly. Neither team is game planning or doing any in-game scouting, rather...

Injured Houston Texans Return to Practice
August 6th, 2012 at 2:42 PM
After a well-deserved day off, the Houston Texans returned to practice today in helmet, shoulder pads, and shorts. Included in that return were injured veterans WR Andre Johnson, LT Duane Brown, and CB Kareem Jackson. As the team prepares for their first preseason game Saturday against the Carolina Panthers, it’s...

Houston Texans Finish First Week of Training Camp
August 3rd, 2012 at 3:36 PM
Amazing it’s already been a full week since the Houston Texans reported for training camp. The Texans wrapped up their seventh day of practices this morning with no evening session for the first time this preseason. The story thus far this preseason has of course been the injuries to several...

Houston Texans Suffer More Injuries as J.J. Watt Dislocates Elbow
August 2nd, 2012 at 3:06 PM
If for nothing else, the Houston Texans are a consistent bunch. Injuries were a major storyline for the team last season, most of this offseason, and now in training camp. Team officials confirmed that star second-year DE J.J. Watt dislocated his elbow this morning, which believe it or not is...

Houston Texans LT Duane Brown Injuries Ankle, Will Be Okay
August 2nd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
As if fans of the Houston Texans weren’t already on edge with yet another injury to star wide receiver Andre Johnson, left tackle Duane Brown went down with a left ankle injury Wednesday morning, furthering the unrest among Texan Nation. Brown was taken to the hospital for x-rays, which came...

Offensive Position Battles Heating up on Day Four of Houston Texans Training Camp
August 1st, 2012 at 9:42 AM
Not to beat a dead horse, but in case you’ve been living under a rock this entire offseason, you know that the Houston Texans have question marks on offense at wide receiver and along their offensive line. The uncertainty at starting positions is never good heading into training camp, but...

Houston Texans Training Camp Sees Injuries in Day Two
July 30th, 2012 at 7:32 AM
Perhaps the theme of the Houston Texans’ 2011 season was injuries and what could have been if the team stayed healthy heading into their first ever playoff appearance. The injury bug made its early appearance yesterday at Texans training camp in a minor fashion, taking down several players and setting...

Houston Texans Wrap up First Day of Training Camp
July 28th, 2012 at 6:44 PM
For the first time in nearly six months, the Houston Texans took the field as a team in an official practice to prep for the upcoming 2012 campaign. The approx. 5,000 in attendance witnessed the team’s first double session of the new season, a grueling full practice in the morning...

Houston Texans Training Camp Position Battles: Wide Receivers
July 19th, 2012 at 6:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Thus far, Texans 101 has broken down the position battles, or relative lack thereof, at quarterback and running back for the Houston Texans heading into training camp. Wide receiver has a little bit of the same feel as QB and RB because there is no question who is at...

Houston Texans Offseason Update: QB Matt Schaub
July 1st, 2012 at 9:27 AM
The offseason has been a relatively quiet one for Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub. After missing the final six games of the 2011 season due to Lisfranc surgery on his right foot, not much has been heard of Schaub outside of small rehab news and speculations as to his return....

Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson Ranks #15 in the NFL’s Top 100 Players for 2012
June 21st, 2012 at 8:14 AM
In this week’s edition of the NFL’s Top 100 Players on the NFL Network, players ranked 20-11 were announced. After ranking seventh in 2011, Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson was named the fifteenth best player in all of football heading into the 2012 season. The face of the Texans’...

Should the Houston Texans Begin to Worry About Andre Johnson?
June 11th, 2012 at 10:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** For the past decade, Andre Johnson has been one of, if not the, best wide receivers in the NFL. Since being drafted third overall in the 2003 NFL Draft, Johnson has been the face of the Houston Texans franchise and the one steady constant for a struggling expansion team...