Houston Sports News and Rumors
Jadeveon Clowney one of six Texans to miss practiceprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoThe Texans’ three-game losing streak has created a three-way logjam at the top of the AFC South that won’t be in place come the end of Week 14. Houston will be in Indianapolis to face the Colts, who have the same 6-6 record as the Texans and Titans. The…Share Tweet
Texans' Tom Savage still out with infectionchron.com 3 hours agoTexans backup quarterback Tom Savage remained sidelined Wednesday with an infection in his right throwing elbow that's been treated with antibiotics.Share Tweet
Astros' A.J. Hinch likes George Springer in leadoff spotchron.com 5 hours agoA.J. Hinch is months away from committing to a batting order, but it sounds as if the Astros manager is pretty set on keeping George Springer in the leadoff spot.Share Tweetchron.com 5 hours agoThe Astros' draft position for next June improved with the Colorado Rockies' reported signing of Ian Desmond for five years and $70 million on Wednesday.Share TweetTexans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney didn't practice Wednesday on the heels of missing his first game of the season with elbow and wrist injuries.Share Tweet
Texans rookie Braxton Miller has bruised, sprained shoulderchron.com 8 hours agoTexans rookie wide receiver Braxton Miller didn't suffer structural damage when he landed on his right shoulder against the Green Bay Packers.Share Tweet
Texans' Brian Cushing nominated for Walter Payton awardchron.com 8 hours agoThrough his charitable foundation, Brian Cushing provides support to military members and their families.Share Tweettexansgab.com 10 hours agoLike it or not, next month Donald Trump will be the new President of the United States, and one thing that can’t be denied is it’s going to be an interesting four years in our country. There’s been plenty of fun poked at the President elect, and one sit…Share Tweet
Astros' Michael Feliz 'more than likely' to stay in bullpen in 2017chron.com 22 hours agoFeliz, still only 23, logged 65 innings over 47 relief appearances last season, in which he recorded a 4.43 ERA. His fastball and slider appeared to play better out of the bullpen then as a starter. The development of his changeup will help dictate his …Share Tweet
Hinch comfortable with Gurriel at first base for Astroschron.com 23 hours agoGurriel had never played first base before Astros manager A.J. Hinch inserted the 32-year-old Cuban into a game there Sept. 2 against the Texas Rangers. He made four subsequent starts at the position, three more than he did in left field, an early sign …Share Tweetnba.com Dec 6 (yesterday)Just when the Rockets thought the long-running soap opera had ended when they matched Brooklyn's offer sheet, restricted free agent Donatas Motiejunas did not report for a physical Tuesday and now everything is back up in the air.Share Tweet
Texans' Duane Brown emphasizes reading to Atherton Elementary studentsGrowing up in Virginia, Texans veteran offensive tackle Duane Brown had a deep love for reading passed on to him by his parents at a young age.Share Tweet
Astros add lefthander C.J. Riefenhauser on minor league dealThe Astros signed lefthanded reliever C.J. Riefenhauser to a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, a source said on Tuesday.Share TweetThe Texans' pending encounter with Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck on Sunday comes on the heels of one of his most impressive performances.Share Tweet
With inconsistent offense, Texans have small margin for errorESPN.com Dec 6 (yesterday)With inconsistent offense, Texans have small margin for errorShare TweetJames Harden celebrates a Rockets win. (Associated Press) Not every late win in the NBA depends on out-executing or out-clutching the other team. Often, the victorious side merely gets lucky, whether via a fortuitous call or some other matter of random …Share Tweet
Watt has sights set on Week 1Jul 31J.J. Watt tells reporters his mindset is he will play in Week 1 for the Texans.
More valuable to Texans: Watt or Hopkins?Jul 31Darren Woodson thinks not having DeAndre Hopkins will have a greater negative effect on the Texans than not having J.J. Watt.
Hopkins subject to $40,000 fine per dayJul 30ESPN's Field Yates explains why Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins won't necessarily be held accountable for a $40,000/day fine for holding out of training camp if contract negotiations are settled in a timely manner.
Hopkins has 'outplayed' his contractJul 30ESPN analyst Darren Woodson says Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins matches the skill level of Julio Jones and Odell Beckham Jr. and should be paid accordingly.