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When it comes to whether a football player meant to hit a defenseless player in the head or neck area, the NFL doesn’t care about intent. When it comes to whether Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh intended to put his foot in the crotch of Texans quUpvote Share Tweet
Clark steps down as Astros’ VP of marketing and strategyThe Astros announced Tuesday that Kathleen Clark has stepped down as vice president of marketing and strategy.Upvote Share Tweet
Daryl Morey talks about the Rockets’ relationship with Royce Whiteyahoo.com Nov 27, 2012Two weeks ago, the Houston Rockets' relationship with rookie Royce White hit very hard times. White, who suffers from anxiety disorder, lashed out at the franchise on Twitter for not supporting his efforts to deal with his condition. However, those meth…Upvote Share Tweettexansgab.com Nov 27, 2012Texans Gab on Facebook is a great, fun community to talk about the team on a Daily basis! If you’re not a fan of our Texans Gab page on Facebook, you’re missing out! In the next week on Facebook we will have a great giveaway, as well as great conversaUpvote Share Tweet
Astros sign four minor league free agentsThe Astros announced Tuesday they signed outfielder Trevor Crowe, left-handed pitcher Sergio Escalona, and right-handed pitchers Edgar Gonzalez and Jose Valdez. The minor league free agents will receive invitations to Houston's 2013 spring training.Upvote Share Tweet
How Texans can clinch this week: Just win, babyTexans can also clinch a spot with loss and help from other teams.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 27, 2012Week 13 of the NFL season could be lucky for up to five teams. In the coming days, the Texans, Ravens, Patriots, Broncos, and Falcons can each clinch playoff berths. For the Pats, it’s simple: Win and they’re in, via the AFC East crown. For the TexaUpvote Share Tweet
How the Texans make the playoffs this weekESPN.com Nov 27, 2012From the league's official release on playoff scenarios: Houston clinches a playoff spot with: 1) HOU win or tie OR 2) MIA loss or tie + PIT loss or tie OR 3) MIA loss or tie + CIN loss or tie OR 4) PIT loss + CIN lossUpvote Share TweetTexans running back Arian Foster is a candidate for the FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week. Foster carried 20 times for 102 yards and two touchdowns in the 34-31 overtime victory over Detroit. He has 1,051 yards rushing and 14 touchdowns, including 12 …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 27, 2012Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans At this point, the only injured player sure to miss Sunday’s game at Tennessee is outside linebacker Brooks Reed (groin), says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Left tackle Duane Brown is pretty confident NdaUpvote Share Tweet
Baseball America shuffles Astros’ deck with new rankings, 2016 projected lineupIt was only a few years ago that Baseball America projected Tommy Manzella, Sammie Gervacio, Jiovanni Mier and Mark Melancon as the Astros' next generation of stars. Carlos Correa, the Astros' #1 draft pick this summer, not surprisingly has ascended to …Upvote Share Tweet
Texans’ Joseph returning; Mercilus to start against TitansThe Texans’ injury situation improved during three days of rest, relaxation and rehabilitation after two overtime victories in five days. Despite a wealth of injuries, the only player who’s guaranteed to miss Sunday’s game at Tennessee is outside liUpvote Share Tweet
Rockets Roll Raptors, 117-101Nov 27James Harden leads Rockets with 24 points.
The NFL Season: Hometown heroNov 27For Arian Foster of the Texans, Mission Bay High School is the place where he first became a star. But he'll always remember it as the place where he found a home.
Peter King: From Bowles blowing it to Chip's chances, coach talk heats up;…Nov 27Clearing out the NFL notebook entering Week 13:
Don Banks: Opinions still split on Kaepernick move, but history backs Harb…Nov 27Even when it feels like something entirely new has come along in the NFL -- like the head coach of a leading Super Bowl contender making a late-season starting quarterback change -- it's usually not all that novel. Not entirely.