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Peyton rooting for Osweiler to have a great year

Peyton rooting for Osweiler to have a great year

profootballtalk.com chron.com Updated 14 hours ago
In his first year of retirement, Peyton Manning will have a lot of favorite teams. One will be the Texans. Manning said today at the Manning Passing Academy that he’ll be rooting for Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler, his old teammate in Denver, to have…
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  • Texans' J.J. Watt to appear on Jimmy Fallon tonight

    Texans' J.J. Watt to appear on Jimmy Fallon tonight

    chron.com 17 hours ago
    A busy month for Houston Texans star J.J. Watt gets a little busier tonight when he appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
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  • Texans' coach on Wendall Williams: 'The speed, you can't teach …

    Texans' coach on Wendall Williams: 'The speed, you can't teach that'

    chron.com 18 hours ago
    Texans undrafted receiver Wendall Williams ran a 4.19 unofficial 40-yard dash for NFL scouts with an official time of 4.32 seconds and registered a 45-inch vertical leap.
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  • Texans pouring resources into sports science department

    Texans pouring resources into sports science department

    The Houston Texans are attempting to create an edge off the field with the addition of a sports science department, which General Manager Rick Smith started this offseason. But if you want to know exactly what a sports science department does, Smith won…
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  • Texans eager to see continued development from Christian Coving…

    Texans eager to see continued development from Christian Covington

    chron.com Jun 23 (yesterday)
    One year into his NFL career, Christian Covington is competing with Devon Still and several other players for the right defensive end position.
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  • Solomon-Smith report: Texans finish OTAs

    Solomon-Smith report: Texans finish OTAs

    chron.com Jun 22 (2 days ago)
    Houston Chronicle sports columnists Jerome Solomon and Brian T. Smith discuss the end of Texans OTAs and the expectations and uncertainty that surround the upcoming 2016-17 NFL season.
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  • Explaining the Twitter scuffle with J.J. Watt

    Explaining the Twitter scuffle with J.J. Watt

    profootballtalk.com chron.com Jun 22 (3 days ago)
    Those of you how pay attention to Twitter (and plenty of you who don’t) possibly have paid attention by now to the squabble that emerged after the latest effort by Texans defensive end J.J. Watt to get people to pay attention to him. As the U.S. Men’s N…
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  • Arian Foster reportedly ready to roll by training camp

    Arian Foster reportedly ready to roll by training camp

    profootballtalk.com Jun 22 (3 days ago)
    About a month ago, Arian Foster said he was about a month away from being back to full strength after tearing his Achilles last year. Now, he’s sending out signals that he’s ready to find a new team. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com, a source clos…
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  • AFC South Q&A: Will speed solve the Texans' offensive …

    AFC South Q&A: Will speed solve the Texans' offensive issues?

    ESPN.com Jun 22 (3 days ago)
    AFC South Q&A: Will speed solve the Texans' offensive issues?
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  • DeMeco Ryans would like to play in the NFL again, realizes he m…

    DeMeco Ryans would like to play in the NFL again, realizes he may not

    profootballtalk.com Jun 22 (3 days ago)
    DeMeco Ryans would like to play in the NFL again. But he doesn’t sound panicked about it. The former Texans and Eagles linebacker told ABC 33/40 (via AL.com) at his golf tournament that there’s a general sense of wanting to, while acknowledging that his…
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  • Texans' Vince Wilfork strips down for ESPN's Body Issue

    Texans' Vince Wilfork strips down for ESPN's Body Issue

    See who else will be featured in ESPN The Magazine's Body issue.
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  • Vernon Davis attended White House trip, skipped ring ceremony

    Vernon Davis attended White House trip, skipped ring ceremony

    profootballtalk.com Jun 20 (4 days ago)
    Former Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler received plenty of criticism for his decision to attend neither the team’s White House trip nor its ring ceremony. Some (me) supported the move; regardless of whether Osweiler didn’t want to miss a day of work w…
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  • Texans' Keith Mumphery faces stiff competition at receiver

    Texans' Keith Mumphery faces stiff competition at receiver

    chron.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)
    The arrival of rookie draft picks Will Fuller and Braxton Miller triggered an influx of talent at the Texans' wide receiver position.
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  • Texans' Bill O'Brien sees value in joint practices

    Texans' Bill O'Brien sees value in joint practices

    chron.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)
    Bill O'Brien is a great believer in the value of joint practices, a collaboration of sorts as two NFL teams get in some extra work beyond the four preseason games.
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  • Texans' 53-man roster projection includes undrafted TE Ste…

    Texans' 53-man roster projection includes undrafted TE Stephen Anderson

    ESPN.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)
    Texans' 53-man roster projection includes undrafted TE Stephen Anderson
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  • Cecil Shorts accepts a pay cut with the Texans

    Cecil Shorts accepts a pay cut with the Texans

    profootballtalk.com chron.com Jun 19 (6 days ago)
    Last year wide receiver Cecil Shorts signed a two-year, $6 million contract with the Texans. But while he’ll remain with the Texans for his second season in 2016, he won’t see the full $6 million. Shorts has accepted a pay cut. He’ll now make a base sal…
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  • Tip line program lets Texans help protect natural resources

    Tip line program lets Texans help protect natural resources

    chron.com Jun 18 (6 days ago)
    Connected, the caller relayed the location and nature of the crime, gave a detailed description of the perpetrators' vehicle, what they were wearing, what they were using to hide their ill-gotten gains and where in the vehicle they were secreting the st…
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  • Texans tackle Derek Newton has leadership traits, coach says

    Texans tackle Derek Newton has leadership traits, coach says

    chron.com Jun 17
    Entering the second year of a five-year, $26.5 million contract, tackle Derek Newton has displayed leadership qualities and improvement to Texans coach Bill O'Brien this offseason.
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  • Bill O’Brien likes Hard Knocks, loves someone else being the su…

    Bill O’Brien likes Hard Knocks, loves someone else being the subject

    For all the changes the Texans made this offseason, the one coach Bill O’Brien might be happiest about this year in training camp will be the thing that isn’t there. Specifically, the absence of NFL Films cameras, after his team was the subject of HBO’s…
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  • Video - Darren Rovell relives Watt workout 00:55

    Darren Rovell relives Watt workout

    Jun 24
    Darren Rovell joins SportsCenter to break down the J.J. Watt workout regimen he and other reporters were put through by Watt.
  • Video - Watt feeling 'great' after 'crazy offseason' 00:50

    Watt feeling 'great' after 'crazy offseason'

    Jun 23
    After a crazy offseason, J.J. Watt says he feels great and is excited to get underway with his teammates.
  • Video - Athletes taking to new sports during offseason 01:31

    Athletes taking to new sports during offseason

    Jun 23
    In the dog days of summer, some of the world's most popular sports figures take a crack at sports other than their own.
  • Video - J.J. Watt is a motivational beast 00:42

    J.J. Watt is a motivational beast

    Jun 23
    J.J. Watt pulls Darren Rovell away from his phone and his "business tweeting" for a moment to get a serious workout in and flip some tires.