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Baltimore Ravens at Houston Texans: 2014 Week 16 NFL Pick

Baltimore Ravens (9-5) at Houston Texans (7-7) This line was Houston -1 last week and now it’s Baltimore -6 in Houston. That’s a massive line movement, as it’s moved a full touchdown to compensate for Ryan Fitzpatrick’s injury. That’s a massive overreaction. Fitzpatrick is decent, but the Texans’ offense ranks just 19th in the NFL in rate of moving the chains. Meanwhile...
Via The Football Fan Spot
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mailbag: What are reasonable expectations of Case Keenum?

Case Keenum is back, what are the reasonable expectations from him if he does start against the Ravens? Mike in Houston I think there is a 75% chance of Case Keenum starting, not because O’Brien likes him or has faith in him. It is purely due to Keenum having more knowledge of the offense than Thad Lewis. Lewis has had three and a half weeks of practice with the Houston offense...
Via cover32 - Texans
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans QB Case Keenum’s 1-32 quarterback ranking could be disputed

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - Texans
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Texans put Ryan Fitzpatrick on IR, sign Stanzi

Houston, TX ( - The Houston Texans placed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on injured reserve Tuesday, officially ending his season....
Via Athlon Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Championship Week Dos and Don’ts

It is finally here for some of you, your fantasy football championship week. Unfortunately with big games comes big pressure, and the wrong decision can result in an early exit and an offseason of depression.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans worked out two QB’s; Signed one to P/S

Today the Houston Texans placed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on the injured reserve and signed Case Keenum off the St. Louis Rams practice squad. The team also signed Ricky Stanzi to the practice squad. Both Ricky Stanzi and Seth Lobato both worked out for the team today. @RavensInsider: Signing quarterback Ricky Stanzi to practice squad, per […] The post Texans worked out two...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texans Sign QB Ricky Stanzi To Practice Squad

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Houston Texans have signed QB Ricky Stanzi to their practice squad on Tuesday. The Texans also brought in quarterback Seth Lobato for a workout. This comes just a day after Houston signed QB Case Keenum off of the Ram’s practice squad following injuries to Ryan Fitzpatrick and rookie Tom Savage. The Texans have yet to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

7-year-old ‘biggest fan’ of J.J. Watt sends Texans star autographed jersey (photo)

Houston Texans dynamo defensive lineman (and part-time tight end) J.J. Watt was on the receiving end of a role reversal recently when instead of fan asking for his autographed jersey, a delightfully confident seven-year-old fan sent the NFL superstar one. Anthony Tarantelli, a young football player, attached a note to his autographed, game-worn jersey. It...Read More The post 7...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Receives Autographed Jersey From Confident 7-Year-Old Kid (Photo)

One kid certainly knows what it means to dream big. Houston Texans star J.J. Watt has autographed a jersey or two — or a thousand — in his day, but it isn’t often that he’s the one receiving signed pieces of memorabilia from fans. Enter seven-year-old Anthony Tarantelli. The youngster wrote a letter to his idol, telling Watt that kids calls him J.J. because he also plays...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans Will Cut Andre Johnson Or Ask Him To Take A Pay Cut Next Year

Jason Cole of the Bleacher Report has spoken to a source close to Texans WR Andre Johnson who mentioned that Houston is likely to ask the veteran receiver to take a pay cut next year or they’ll release him. According to Cole, “the belief is strong” that the Texans are likely to release him based on how deep next year’s rookie receiver class is expected to be. On top of...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Texans still make the playoffs?

Yesterday the Texans defense did all they could to try to keep the Texans in the game, the offense didn’t reciprocate the effort. Tom Savage had a rough start that made it more difficult for the Texans to stay with the Colts. Even with this loss the Texans still have a shot at making the playoffs but they need a lot of help. You may also be interested in: Can the Texans still...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans sign Case Keenum from the Rams practice squad

The Houston Texans wasted no time to find their quarterback. The team turned back to former Houston Cougar quarterback Case Keenum who started his career off with the Texans.  Keenum was released earlier this year and was on the St. Louis Rams practice squad.  John McClain    @McClain_on_NFL Case Keenum will return to the Texans […] The post Texans sign Case Keenum from the...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans quarterback Tom Savage hands off ball to invisible back (VIDEO)

When rookie Tom Savage first entered the Texans' game in Indianapolis against Colts, the noise from the hostile crowd made for a miserable start.  But things only got worse when was sacked on this botched exchange with running back Arian Foster who wasn't even there. Savage held his own and finished the game with 10 completions on 19 passes for 127 yards. He was...
Via The Other Paper
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Disastrous Day for Texans, Both Quarterbacks Injured

The Houston Texans came close to defeating the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. But at the end of the day, they fell short. The 17-10 Colts win clinched the AFC South for Andrew Luck and Co. Now at 7-7 on the season, Houston is likely out of the AFC Playoff race. It is also going to be without starter Ryan Fitzpatrick, who broke his leg on Sunday against the Colts. Even more disturbing...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick Breaks Leg, Will Miss Rest Of Season

The Houston Texans’ dwindling playoff hopes now rest on the shoulders of Tom Savage. Texans starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick broke his left leg in the second quarter of Houston’s game against the Indianapolis Colts and will miss the rest of the season, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Fitzpatrick suffered the injury during a scramble play...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Will Likely Lose Tom Savage For the Season As Well After This Hit

The Houston Texans will likely be looking to sign anyone--and I mean anyone--to play quarterback for the final two games of the season (Case Keenum?). Why? Well--after losing Ryan Fitzpatrick the team had no choice but to go with rookie Tom Savage. While it was ugly at times Savage did enough to keep the team in it.However, late in the fourth quarter Savage was hit and had his knee...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars fan cancels Texans fans' flight to Jacksonville, fails in end

The Houston Texans took on the Jaguars in Jacksonville last Sunday. Two Texans fans almost didn't make it to the game, though, because of a Grinch-like Jags fan. A Texans fan named Carlos Lara surprised his girlfriend with a trip to see her favorite time in action in Jacksonville. He was so excited about the trip that he posted a picture of their boarding passes on a Facebook page...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rude Jaguars Fan Cancels Texans Fans’ Flight To Jacksonville Using Facebook

The Houston Texans took on the Jaguars in Jacksonville last Sunday, and one pair of Texans fans almost didn’t make it to the game because of a Grinch-like Jags fan. A Texans fan named Carlos Lara surprised his girlfriend with a trip to see her favorite time in action in Jacksonville, and was so excited about the trip that he posted a picture of their boarding passes on a Facebook...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Cheerleaders Have the 'Eye of the Tiger' For Freestyle Friday

This Sunday's game between the Houston Texans and Indianapolis Colts is a lot like Rocky II. The Texans are Rocky Balboa, the likable underdog that most people don't think have a chance, but hope they can pull it out. The Colts--who the Texans have never been able to beat in Indianapolis--are Apollo Creed, a solid and very difficult opponentSo it is only fitting that the best cheerleaders...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Watt loses bet with teammate, has to rock Ohio State gear

A deals a deal…@JJWatt found out the hard way. GO BUCKS! — John Simon (@johnesimon54) December 10, 2014 Last week’s Big Ten Championship between Ohio State and Wisconsin was not only unfortunate for Wisconsin (who lost the game by a score of 59-0). It was also unfortunate for J.J. Watt. Watt and fellow Houston Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans vs Indianapolis Colts; three keys to a Texans victory

Arian Foster will look to help the Texans establish the running game, which will go a long way towards keeping the ball away from Andrew Luck and the Colts’ offense The Houston Texans travel to face the Indianapolis Colts in a game that features the top two teams in the AFC South heading into the final three weeks of the regular season. For the Texans, this is a must win game...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Arian Foster is apparently British

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster goes to the beat of his own drum. Foster has done some interesting things before with the media, like proclaiming he just wanted to be the best teammate he could be repeatedly this summer. On Thursday, Foster had another jolly time as a British man in a video posted by the team. Foster conducted the entire press conference at his locker in...
Via Awful Announcing
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arian Foster speaks to media in British accent

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster was so bored with answering questions from the media on Thursday that he decided to bust out a British accent. For seemingly no reason whatsoever, Foster felt the urge to use phrases like “cheerio” and “lovely day.” He also corrected a reporter who called him “mate,” which is more...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans place Jadeveon Clowney on injured reserve list

An incredibly disappointing rookie season for Jadeveon Clowney officially came to an end on Thursday, as the Houston Texans announced that they have placed their No. 1 overall pick on season-ending IR. Texans coach Bill O’Brien said Clowney will have surgery on his right knee. With that, Clowney’s rookie season ends with just seven tackles...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL MVP Race: J.J. Watt or Aaron Rodgers?

Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins recently stated that teammate J.J. Watt should win the NFL Most Valuable Player award over Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers, saying, “Aaron Rodgers doesn’t sack quarterbacks, catch touchdowns and throw touchdowns,” Hopkins said. “J.J.’s multi-talented. When’s the last time you saw a defensive end have as many touchdowns...
Via Football By Football
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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