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Houston Texans Vs. Detroit Lions: Week Twelve Preview
November 22nd, 2012 at 7:49 AM
***PHOTO1***Happy Thanksgiving! As we all prepare to sit down and enjoy some turkey with family and friends, the Houston Texans will take the field at 11 AM CT on the road against the Detroit Lions. The Texans will be making their debut on Thanksgiving Day, and what a perfect year...

Houston Texans Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Week Eleven Preview
November 18th, 2012 at 8:55 AM
In a matchup of polar opposite teams, the Houston Texans will host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Blue Steel Sunday today at Reliant Stadium. It’s been a two very different seasons for the Texans and Jags. Houston is tied for the league’s best record at 8-1, while the Jaguars are tied...

Is Arian Foster a Legit MVP Candidate?
November 16th, 2012 at 11:13 AM
With his team at 8-1, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has put forth another exceptional season to date. The Pro Bowler has rushed for 872 yards and a league leading 10 TDs while hauling in 17 passes for 92 yards and another two touchdowns. In the past, the league...

Houston Texans Defeat Buffalo Bills 21-9, Improve to 7-1
November 5th, 2012 at 9:14 AM
It might not have been the prettiest game from start to finish, but the Houston Texans continue their solid play by downing the Buffalo Bills 21-9 Sunday in Houston. RB Arian Foster ran the ball 24 times for 111 yards and a touchdown against the NFL’s worst ranked rushing defense....

Houston Texans Vs. Buffalo Bills: Week Nine Preview
November 4th, 2012 at 8:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Houston Texans finally hit the gridiron two weeks after their huge victory over AFC rival Baltimore Ravens. At 6-1, the Texans are in the driver’s seat both within the division and the conference. Today they face off against the Buffalo Bills, also coming off a bye following a...

Houston Texans Vs. Baltimore Ravens: Week 7 Insider Report
October 19th, 2012 at 8:12 AM
When the Houston Texans take the field Sunday, they’ll be battling for the top spot in the AFC with the Baltimore Ravens. Both teams are heading into the game with a 5-1 record and serious Super Bowl aspirations. In a rematch of last season’s divisional round contest, the Texans look...

Houston Texans Vs. New York Jets: Week Five Preview
October 8th, 2012 at 8:54 AM
Thank goodness it’s finally Monday night! After having to wait an extra day, Houston Texans fans get to watch their team play their first primetime game of the season on the road against the New York Jets on Monday Night Football. The MNF matchup features two teams moving in opposite...

Houston Texans Vs. New York Jets: Week Five Key Matchup
October 5th, 2012 at 10:39 AM
The 2012 Houston Texans are very much like the New York Jets of 2-3 seasons ago when their head coach Rex Ryan first arrived in town. Both versions of these teams are/were smash mouth football teams at their core, playing stifling defense while implementing a run-first oriented balanced attack on...

New York Jets Sign RB Jonathan Grimes Off the Houston Texans’ Practice Squad
September 26th, 2012 at 9:12 AM
After spending the first three weeks of the season on the Houston Texans’ practice squad, running back Jonathan Grimes will officially be on an active roster come week four, just not with the Texans. Amidst a myriad of moves made by the New York Jets following their 23-20 victory over...

Houston Texans Vs. Denver Broncos: Week Three Preview
September 23rd, 2012 at 8:15 AM
The Houston Texans have a chance today to start 3-0 for the first time in franchise history. Standing in their way is a familiar foe, Peyton Manning, in a new uniform playing for the Denver Broncos. The Texans enter the game at 2-0 coming off victories against the Miami Dolphins...

Houston Texans’ Running Backs Arian Foster, Ben Tate Continue Backfield Dominance
September 18th, 2012 at 7:02 AM
The Houston Texans are a team set in its ways. Under head coach Gary Kubiak, now in his seventh season as the Texans’ head man, the team has been known for it’s offensive prowess, particularly the zone-blocking running scheme. In the early part of Kubiak’s tenure, the Texans frequently shuffled...

Houston Texans Take Down Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7 Behind Defense, Run Game
September 17th, 2012 at 9:52 AM
For the second week in a row, the Houston Texans won in convincing manner as they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 27-7 in Jacksonville. Unlike week one however, the Texans dominated from the start and left no doubt as to their superiority over their AFC South rival.  The big stories from week...

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 Vs. Miami Dolphins: Week One Preview
September 9th, 2012 at 9:03 AM
The season finally opens for the Houston Texans as they host the Miami Dolphins week one at Reliant Stadium. Heading into this matchup, it’s a tale of two very different teams. The Texans are rising stars in the NFL, primed for a division crown, deep playoff run, and have become...

Texans101.com’s 2012 AFC South Season Preview
September 8th, 2012 at 3:14 PM
With the 2012 NFL season officially kicking off tomorrow, it’s time for Texans101.com to preview the AFC South. As I wrote in Wednesday’s full NFL preview, I believe the AFC South is the worst division in football from top to bottom. The South is largely a division in transition, with...

Houston Texans Vs. Miami Dolphins: Week One Injury Update
September 7th, 2012 at 8:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Heading into Sunday’s season opener against the Miami Dolphins, the Houston Texans are largely healthy and ready to put their best 11 on the field. The Texans battled some injuries in the preseason, but rest and precaution has everybody looking primed to contribute against the Phins.  Defensively, DE J.J. Watt...

Houston Texans Fall to the New Orleans Saints, 34-27
August 26th, 2012 at 9:13 AM
In what turned out to be a physical third preseason contest, the Houston Texans looked relatively sharp in their 34-27 loss to the New Orleans Saints Saturday night in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Against another quality opponent, the Texans displayed they could equally play with one of the NFL’s elite teams,...

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 Defeat Carolina Panthers 26-13 in Preseason Opener
August 12th, 2012 at 10:02 AM
The starters may have only played less than the first quarter, but there was plenty excitement during Saturday’s preseason opening win for the Houston Texans over the Carolina Panthers. The first team guys did get some solid work in, while the second and third units played outstanding to lead the...

Running Back Duo Stands Out on Day 3 of Houston Texans Training Camp
July 31st, 2012 at 10:28 AM
The Houston Texans have perhaps the best running back tandem in the NFL with Arian Foster and Ben Tate. On Monday however, two other RBs stole the show with impressive practices as they compete for the third and maybe final roster spot at running back. Newly acquired free agent Justin...