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Texans' John Simon honors first responders

Texans' John Simon honors first responders

chron.com Updated 5 hours ago
Texans linebacker John Simon honored first responders at an appreciation lunch Thursday.
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  • Rick Smith: Texans' doctor played big role in drafting J.J. Wat…

    Rick Smith: Texans' doctor played big role in drafting J.J. Watt

    chron.com 9 hours ago
    Texans general manager Rick Smith said it was another player's health - or lack of it - that helped lead to the team drafting J.J. Watt in the 2011 draft.
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  • Texans QB Brock Osweiler's work ethic impresses DeAndre Hopkins

    Texans QB Brock Osweiler's work ethic impresses DeAndre Hopkins

    ESPN.com texansgab.com 11 hours ago
    Texans QB Brock Osweiler's work ethic impresses DeAndre Hopkins
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  • Free-agent safety James Ihedigbo 'would love to play' for Texan…

    Free-agent safety James Ihedigbo 'would love to play' for Texans

    chron.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    A free agent who started for the Lions last season, Houston resident James Ihedigbo is a free agent who's hoping to join a contender as NFL teams launch training camps.
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  • Texans corners Kevin Johnson, Johnathan Joseph healthy again

    Texans corners Kevin Johnson, Johnathan Joseph healthy again

    chron.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    When the Texans officially launch training camp Sunday, the defending AFC South champions will be a much healthier football team than the spring.
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  • Texans' Brandon Dunn primed for opportunity on defensive line

    Texans' Brandon Dunn primed for opportunity on defensive line

    chron.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    Brandon Dunn is competing for playing time at right defensive end, which was vacated when Jared Crick left.
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  • Former Texans star Andre Johnson visits Titans

    Former Texans star Andre Johnson visits Titans

    chron.com profootballtalk.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Former Texans receiver Andre Johnson visited the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday and could sign with his third AFC South team.
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  • Texans owner was as sick of DeflateGate as the rest of us

    Texans owner was as sick of DeflateGate as the rest of us

    profootballtalk.com chron.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Like most of the rest of the world, Texans owner Bob McNair was tired of #DeflateGate. But unlike a lot of people, he thinks the guy who presided over it is doing a great job. McNair told John McClain of the Houston Chronicle that he — in a sentiment sh…
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  • Texans gave rookie Ra'Zahn Howard $5,000 signing bonus

    Texans gave rookie Ra'Zahn Howard $5,000 signing bonus

    chron.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Ra'Zahn Howard received a standard three-year, $1.625 million contract. That includes minimum base salaries of $450,000, $540,000 and $630,000.
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  • Texans put J.J. Watt, Duane Brown on PUP list

    Texans put J.J. Watt, Duane Brown on PUP list

    profootballtalk.com chron.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    They didn’t do it with a handwritten note, but the Texans have made it official that defensive end J.J. Watt won’t be practicing with the team when training camp opens. The Texans announced on Monday that Watt has been placed on the physically unable to…
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  • Texans' Quintin Demps gives back to homeless students

    Texans' Quintin Demps gives back to homeless students

    chron.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    The program, which includes providing support, therapeutic services and case management to help economically disadvantaged students, includes employment, housing and parenting skills.
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  • Texans add rookie WR Quenton Bundrage

    Texans add rookie WR Quenton Bundrage

    chron.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    The Texans signed undrafted rookie wide receiver Quenton Bundrage to a three-year contract.
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  • DeAndre Hopkins wants to be “treated for what I’m worth”

    DeAndre Hopkins wants to be “treated for what I’m worth”

    profootballtalk.com chron.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    The Texans gave defensive end J.J. Watt a big-money deal after only three seasons. They’ve yet to do the same for receiver DeAndre Hopkins, who’ll soon begin his fourth NFL campaign. The first-round pick has a five-year rookie deal, so the first questio…
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  • Devon Still: Texans need to 'step up' with J.J. Watt sidelined

    Devon Still: Texans need to 'step up' with J.J. Watt sidelined

    chron.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    The herniated disc that required star defensive end J.J. Watt to undergo surgery represents a huge blow to the Texans' defense.
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  • Texans special-teams ace Brian Peters eager to learn from Larry…

    Texans special-teams ace Brian Peters eager to learn from Larry Izzo

    chron.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    Brian Peters recorded 17 special-teams tackles in a dozen games after being signed off of the Minnesota Vikings' practice squad.
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  • Video - Could Osweiler have saved Broncos' offense? 02:00

    Could Osweiler have saved Broncos' offense?

    Jul 28
    Darren Woodson thinks the quarterback competition in Denver started when John Elway failed to secure Brock Osweiler; Stephen A. Smith wholeheartedly disagrees.
  • Video - Kellerman: Hopkins will reset market for wide receivers 01:20

    Kellerman: Hopkins will reset market for wide receivers

    Jul 26
    Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman weigh in on how much they think DeAndre Hopkins deserves to be paid.
  • Video - Can the Texans afford to have J.J. Watt miss any games? 01:33

    Can the Texans afford to have J.J. Watt miss any games?

    Jul 22
    SportsNation debates whether the Houston Texas will be able to win football games now that J.J Watt has recently undergone back surgery that will sideline him between 6-10 weeks.
  • Video - Start of season not a given for Watt 01:29

    Start of season not a given for Watt

    Jul 22
    Stephania Bell examines how long it will take for J.J. Watt to recover from back surgery and what his status for the start of the season looks like.