Tagged: ‘Derek Newton’

NFL Mock Draft 2013: Texans select Menelik Watson
January 23rd, 2017 at 1:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE In SB Nation's latest NFL mock draft, Matthew Fairburn is pegging Florida State Seminoles offensive tackle Menelik Watson to the Houston Texans. Houston needs a right tackle after losing Eric Winston before the 2012 season, with the position being unsettled since then. Currently,...

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...