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Craig Biggio will ‘study a little harder’ to reach 75 percent in next year’s Hall of Fame vote (Video)Your browser does not support iframes. Despite falling short of reaching the 75 percent needed to earn entry into the Baseball Hall of Fame, Houston Astros great Craig Biggio has managed to keep a positive attitude and a strong sense of humor. Not that …Share Tweet
Texans notes: Gronkowski back, the ‘secret weapon’ and moreBeing underdog a ‘secret weapon’ The Texans have been favored in most of their games this season, but they’re a 9½-point underdog at New England. “I love being the underdog,” defensive end Antonio Smith said. “It’s my claim to fame. I’veShare TweetEveryone knows Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt had a good season, but Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was “good season” doesn’t even come close to describing how well Watt played in 2012. According to Phillips, Watt had the greatest seShare Tweet
Schaub’s deep ball impresses Patriots corner Aqib TalibFOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The Patriots have said all week they expect a very different Texans team on Sunday than the one they faced in December. Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib said he’s seen changes on film and expects more in the game. Asked what he thinkShare Tweet
Matt Schaub’s legacy as Texans QB rides heavily on this game whether fair or notBack in late September after the Texans dispatched of the Denver Broncos and Peyton Manning, I wrote a blog entry praising Matt Schaub for his performance. As you may remember, Schaub had his face blasted into a million pieces not once but twice in the.…Share TweetThe New England Patriots gobbled up 419 yards and scored six touchdowns against the Houston Texans in a regular season meeting. The guy who’s got to get the Texans defense ready for a better showing Sunday, Wade Phillips, said the unit’s effort at GilShare TweetReading the coverage… Houston Texans If the Texans struggled with Aaron Hernandez, how are they going to stop Rob Gronkowski, too? John McClain of the Chronicle considers the question from Houston, while Tania Ganguli looks at it from New England. ShaynShare TweetI feel badly for Khaled Elsayed today. Afterall, he picked Andrew Luck as his All-AFC South quarterback. And we know when a certain AFC South blogger recently made that move how Texans faithful reacted. I suspect Elsayed has a big day of Twitter activit…Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Texans-PatriotsJan 10The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Houston at New England
Best Chance To Win RematchJan 10Tedy Bruschi and Herm Edwards discuss which team has the best chance to win a rematch in the playoffs.
Mint Condition: Memorabilia Market Hurt By No New HOFersJan 10Tristar Productions president Jeffrey Rosenberg joins Michele Steele to discuss the financial impact on the sports memorabilia market of having no new Baseball Hall of Famers in 2013.
Buster Blog: Hall Of Fame Tipping PointJan 10Buster Olney blogs that Jeff Bagwell and Mike Piazza's Hall of Fame candidacies represent a tipping point for the Hall of Fame and performance-enhancing drugs.