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Matt McGloin isn't the only first-year signal-caller to have success against the Texans. See how others have fared through the years.Share Tweet
Owen Daniels asks Texans fans to be smartESPN.com Nov 19, 2013With varying levels of rhetoric, Houston Texans players have been critical of fans who attended Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders and were so noisy when Matt Schaub entered the game late in the third quarter that the Texans had to go to a silent…Share Tweet
The worst positions in baseball -- and how to fix themCNNSI.com Nov 19, 2013Every team needs to make at least some upgrades, but these are the worst positions in the majors -- and the best ways to upgrade them.Share Tweet
Texans still have slim shot at making playoffschron.com Nov 19, 2013So, you’re telling me there’s a chance? Despite a franchise-worst eight-game losing streak, the 2-8 Texans have not been mathematically eliminated from postseason consideration. According to the website MakeNFLPlayoffs.com, the Texans have a 0.7 percent…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 19, 2013The Houston Astros finished the 2013 season with a won-loss record of 51-111, and were 45 games out of first place in the American League West. They allowed the most runs in Major League Baseball and scored the second-fewest (Go White Sox!). Further, th…Share Tweet
RTC: Columnists on Andre Johnson's plightESPN.com Nov 19, 2013Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans... Couldn't find this on the site in time for yesterday's links, but give the Houston Chronicle's Jerome Solomon's clever column a read. He writes a fictional letter from Andre Johnson to Texans owner Bob McNai…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 19, 2013In the year-plus following the Oklahoma City Thunder's trade of James Harden to the Houston Rockets, the franchise has drawn criticism for not taking the measures necessary to build a perennial championship-quality team. Yet, no matter your opinion of t…Share Tweet
Jaguars hold tiebreaker edge in race for top NFL draft pickjacksonville.com Nov 19, 2013With six weeks remaining, the 1-9 Jaguars have a one-game edge over the Houston Texans, Atlanta Falcons, Minnesota Vikings and Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the NFL's worst record. That will change Sunday if the Jaguars beat Houston on the road, which could …Share Tweet
Rockets Cruise By CelticsNov 19Terrence Jones led all scorers with 24 points to lead the Rockets past the Celtics 109-85.
Preview: Rockets vs. MavericksNov 19Avery Johnson previews Wednesday night's Rockets versus Mavericks game.
NFL Nation Buzz: TexansNov 19ESPN Houston Texans reporter Tania Ganguli discusses the team's quarterback situation and how the fans have responded to coach Gary Kubiak's moves.
SweetSpot TV: Market For ClosersNov 19Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield take a look at what the market is like for closers.