Houston Sports News and Rumors
The Houston Texans elected to replace Case Keenum with veteran Matt Schuab late in the third quarter of Thursday night’s loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars due to Keenum’s continued ineffectiveness under center. Schaub helped rally the Texans and give the…
Texans report: Keenum’s latest shaky start causes deficitUpdated 35 minutes ago Share TweetFrom staff reports Quarterback Case Keenum continued to struggle with consistency during the Texans’ woeful first half against the Jaguars and was spelled by Matt Schaub in the third quarter. Keenum was 12-of-19 for 109 yards and a touchdown. But he als…
Keenum running out of chances to show he can get job doneUpdated 39 minutes ago Share TweetBy Don Coble JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Case Keenum’s had seven chances now to prove he should be a starting quarterback for the immediate – and long-term – future of the Texans. But another ineffective effort Thursday night, as well as another loss, could si…
Texans set new penalty record in loss to JagsUpdated 49 minutes ago Share TweetThe Texans set a team record with 14 penalties for 177 yards. They had 10 for 115 in the first half. Rookie receiver DeAndre Hopkins had a 15-yard unnecessary roughness penalty for swinging at cornerback Alan Ball, a former Texan. Rookie safety D.J. Swe…
Johnson continues to produce while Texans continue to loseUpdated 50 minutes ago Share TweetNobody could blame the Texans’ 11th consecutive defeat on receiver Andre Johnson, who had another magnificent game. Johnson, 32, caught 13 passes for 154 yards. He’s the first player with 20 games with at least 10 catches and 100 yards. He and Jerry Ric…Share TweetThere was at least one memorable moment from the Texans-Jaguars game on Thursday night. Before the fourth quarter, a Marine was shown on the video board at EverBank Field, and he dropped to one knee to propose to his girlfriend. His girlfriend was obvio…Share TweetJacksonville started the season 0-8, but has now won four out of five after beating the Texans, 27-20.
Gene Frenette: Jedd Fisch reels in Texans with more trickeryUpdated 1 hour ago Share TweetFor two months, the Jaguars were mired with a putrid offense. The only time it generated any production seemed to be at garbage time, when opponents had the game well in hand. Prospects for an offense still ranked dead last in the NFL grew even dimmer w…Source: jacksonville.com
Jeff Luhnow: Astros have ‘several conversations ongoing’Updated 1 hour ago Share TweetThe Astros keep hinting there’s no reason to wait. The end of the week or the weekend could bring more good news. General manager Jeff Luhnow told the Chronicle on Thursday night that the team has several conversations ongoing. That in itself is to be e…
John McClain’s grades for Texans’ loss in Week 14Updated 2 hours ago Share TweetTEXANS OVERALL GRADE FOR JAGUARS F. This latest defeat was a total team effort. There was plenty of blame to spread among the offense, defense, special teams and coaching. A nationally televised embarrassment for the Texans and an 11th consecutive defea…Share TweetTeddy Bridgewater was playing at Cincinnati on Thursday night as the Texans and Jaguars battled. But Bridgewater should have at least been getting some updates on the bench, since the NFL result might determine his professional future. Bridgewater, the …
Watch: Jaguars score trick-play TD on HoustonUpdated 3 hours ago Share TweetSay what you will about the 2013 Jacksonville Jaguars, but they definitely have not thrown in the towel on this season or on rookie head coach Gus Bradley. In search of their fourth win in their past five games, the Jaguars dove into their bag of tricks…Source: CNNSI.com
Jags extend lead with TD on double passUpdated 3 hours ago Share TweetA dose of trickery from the Jacksonville Jaguars has the team closing in on their first home victory of the season. Receiver Ace Sanders threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to running back Jordan Todman on a double pass to extend the Jaguars lead to 24-10 ov…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetEd Reed was cut by the Texans after half a season of ineffective play, and he hasn’t exactly drawn rave reviews in his first couple of games with the Jets. But Reed says anyone who thinks he has nothing left is wrong. Reed said today that the judgments …Source: profootballtalk.com
Previewing Jaguars-TexansUpdated 14 hours ago Share TweetOn December 5th's Pro Football Now, co-hosts Maggie Gray and Amani Toomer and NFL senior writer Don Banks preview the Thursday Night match-up between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Houston Texans.Source: CNNSI.com
Week 14: Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson highlightsDec 6Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson catches 13 passes for 154 yards in his week 14 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Week 14: Houston Texans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars highlightsDec 6The Jacksonville Jaguars pull off some trickery and show fight and determination to pick up their third straight victory with a 27-20 win over the Houston Texans.
Woman says yes to marriage proposal at Texans-Jaguars gameDec 5Fireworks go off as a serviceman proposes to his girlfriend at the Houston Texans-Jacksonville Jaguars Week 14 matchup.
Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins 47-yard gainDec 5Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub fires to wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins for a 47-yard gain to the Jacksonville Jaguars' 21-yard line.
And Then There Was One Division BattleDec 5And Then There Was One Division Battle
Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose knows he will be fine, won't change style of p…Dec 5A spirited Derrick Rose insists he won't change his style of play after two knee injuries.
Don Banks: NFL Week 14 picksDec 5Even though we get weekly reminders otherwise, we all to a certain extent like to pretend that we know what's going to happen next in the NFL. That's at least the conceit behind writing a picks column. But of course we often miss plenty about the big pi…
Game 150: The CrewDec 5In November, The MMQB was granted unprecedented access to an NFL officiating crew before, during and after the Baltimore-Chicago game on Nov. 17 at Soldier Field—dubbed Game 150 because that’s the number the NFL assigned it, out of its 256 regular-seaso…