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Arian Foster Thinks Domestic Violence & Alcohol Are The Same Thing

Arian Foster knows what he wanted to say, and made great points, he just said it wrong. The Texans star running back wanted to point out the hypocrisy in Anheuser-Busch’s statement ridiculing the NFL for their handling of the leagues-domestic violence issue. While explaining his point, Foster said that “domestic violence and alcohol are damn near synonymous.” Domestic violence...
Via Thacover2
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans sign former Clemson standout to 53 man roster

Today the Houston Texans signed Ricky Sapp the former Clemson Tiger standout linebacker to their 53 man roster. @RavensInsider: Texans cut Jason Ankrah, sign Ricky Sapp to active roster, cut Travis Labhart from practice squad, signed Josh Aubrey to practice squad The team also signed former Stephen F. Austin cornerback Josh Aubrey. Aubrey was formerly […] The post Texans sign former...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans Sign LB Ricky Sapp, Make Three Other Moves

Mark Berman of MyFoxHouston.com reports that the Texans have signed LB Ricky Sapp to their active roster on Tuesday. On top of that, Houston cut LB Jason Ankrah and WR Travis Labhart and signed S Josh Aubrey to their practice squad, according to Berman. Sapp, 27, was a former fifth-round pick of the Eagles back in 2010, but he lasted just one year with the team before he was cut...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans Now Want To Lessen Foster's Workload

Bad news for Texans running back Arian Foster's fantasy owners as coach Bill O'Brien said he needed to do a better job spreading the workload, according to Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle.Fantasy Spin:He carried the Texans' offense in Week 2 rushing 28 times for 138 yards and a score and could have posted more if the Texans hadn't called off the dogs. He&...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

National media’s confidence in Houston Texans soaring after Week 2

Up and down. Back and forth. Left and right. There’s no telling what direction an NFL team will go from week to week. Just two games into the 2014 season, this fact has already been hammered home. Once again, the league is proving to be a week-by-week proposition, where any team can rise or fall. This makes it tough sometimes to separate the contenders from the pretenders. But...
Via cover32 - Texans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt of Houston Texans gets Simpsonized

When you’re having a bad day there’s nothing like good comedy to pick you up. Maybe your significant other just dumped you. Maybe you flunked the big test. Maybe your team’s offensive coordinator is some special kind of stupid. Whatever the case, comedy is always a reliable method of making you feel better, and there’s no better comedy in the world than The Simpsons. This...
Via cover32 - Texans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans Smash Hapless Raiders: 3 Things We Learned

The Houston Texans traveled to Oakland to meet the Raiders in the famed Black Hole.  The Texans not only won the game, but they dominated. It shouldn't have been a surprise.  But it was because: the Raiders played respectably last week against the New York Jets; and given what transpired with the Texans last season, every game is a mystery. But if the Texans continue to...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: J.J. Watt catches his first career touchdown

You can safely say (if you haven’t already) that J.J. Watt is earning his new six-year, $100 million contract. The Houston Texans defensive end has made a living out of disrupting offenses with his ability to get to the quarterback and swat down potential pass completions. But early in Houston’s Week 2 match-up with the Oakland Raiders, he turned the tables. On a goal-line...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans DE J.J. Watt Catches Touchdown Pass Against Raiders (Video)

Apparently there’s not a whole J.J. Watt can’t do on a football field. The Houston Texans defensive end is known for his otherworldly defensive skill set and insane athleticism, but Watt showed Sunday he’s also got some pretty good hands. In a goal-line set, the Texans called Watt’s number, and he was left wide open in the endzone for the Houston touchdown. See the play below...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt (Yes, That J.J. Watt) Caught a Touchdown Pass Today

J.J. Watt is easily one of the top defenders in the NFL and also recently signed one of the larger contract extensions you will ever see. Apparently, the Texans are doing everything they can to make the most of that money, and on Sunday against the Raiders they actually lined J.J. Watt up as a wide receiver/tight end in a goal line set. Early in the first quarter, J.J. Watt broke...
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Injury Update: Garrett Graham returns to practice

After missing week one with a back injury, Houston Texans starting tight end Garrett Graham returned to practice this past Wednesday.  The news was reported by the Houston Texans via their official twitter account. Garrett Graham back at practice today. #Texans— Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) September 10, 2014 After sustaining a back injury during the preseason, Graham looks...
Via NFL Injury Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rewind: Houston Texans surprising Power Rankings spot, hot cheerleaders, more

Here’s everything you need to get you ready for Week 2 of the NFL season. National Columns - Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after Week 1 (READ) - QB Ratings: Ranking every starting NFL quarterback heading into Week 2 (READ) - Fab Five: The best games on the NFL slate in Week 2 (READ) - Ten candidates to replace Roger Goodell as NFL commissioner (READ...
Via cover32 - Texans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney hula hooping in a wig is not a good look (Video)

The NFL has released a rookie boot camp series that they created with comedian Anthony Anderson. It features  Jadeveon Clowney in a wig, Johnny Manziel hula-hooping and Blake Bortles attempting to shuck corn with his feet. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Jadeveon...
Via Pro Football Zone
4 days ago  |  Discuss

University of Houston cornerback was lost on this play (VIDEO)

What was this University of Houston cornerback doing last night against BYU?  It looked like a very bad play on NCAA 2014.  I have seen this on a video game, but never in real life until last night. WOW… The post University of Houston cornerback was lost on this play (VIDEO) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Was Jadeveon Clowney's injury caused by Houston's field turf?

Jadeveon Clowney is expected to miss anywhere from four to six weeks after suffering a torn meniscus in the Houston Texans’ win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. According to Texans safety DJ Swearinger, the turf at NRG Stadium could be to blame for the injury. “He told me on the field when it happened, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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