Tagged: ‘Derek Newton’

Houston Texans Set to Return to Work After Bye Week
October 29th, 2012 at 8:12 AM
After a much-deserved week off to rest and recuperate, the Houston Texans begin a normal workweek today in preparation for Sunday’s contest against the Buffalo Bills. Painful for fans but necessary for the team, the Texans spent their bye week correcting small mistakes and working towards improving in several areas. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Houston Texans Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Week Two Key Matchup
September 13th, 2012 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Building off yesterday’s article, this weekend’s game between the Houston Texans and Jacksonville Jaguars will feature a Texans team attempting to reestablish itself as a dominant, in the trenches, rushing team. During last Sunday’s contest with the Miami Dolphins, the Texan O-line underperformed to their standards in their first...

Houston Texans’ Offensive Line Play Still a Work in Progress
September 12th, 2012 at 10:02 AM
Entering the season with two new starting offensive linemen, nobody expected the five-man unit to mesh immediately. However, after Sunday’s showing against the Miami Dolphins, the O-line has more work in front of it than many may have expected. The bread and butter of the Texans’ offense, the run game,...

Houston Texans Position Battles at Right Tackle, Kicker Finally Over
August 28th, 2012 at 7:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** It didn’t quite take the entire preseason as many expected, but the Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak and his staff has finally made decisions on their starting right tackle and kicker for the upcoming 2012 NFL season. RT Derek Newton will be the final starter along the O-line...

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,...