Houston Texans News and Rumors
Lions hire George Godsey as defensive assistantchron.com Feb 21 (yesterday)Former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey has landed a job as the Detroit Lions' defensive assistant-special projects.Share Tweet
Lions hire former Texans coordinator George Godseyprofootballtalk.com Feb 21 (yesterday)Sometimes when you’re looking for a job, you have to look on the other side of the ball. According to Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com, former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey has been hired by the Lions for a job that sounds kind of made up on the…Share Tweet
Texans and Chiefs could be the favorites for Tony Romoprofootballtalk.com Feb 20 (2 days ago)With more quarterbacks than normal available this offseason, it might take the first domino falling to make them all drop in a hurry. And one of the first could be Tony Romo, when/if Dallas releases him (and if he plays nice and allows that). If that ha…Share Tweet
John McClain discusses Texans' QB possibilitieschron.com Feb 17 (5 days ago)The Texans are expected to draft a quarterback, but it's way too early to tell what quarterbacks might be available. A lot more will be known about quarterbacks' draft stock after the NFL combine in March.Share Tweet
Texans' Quintin Demps on his future, A.J. Bouye: 'Pay the man'chron.com Feb 17 (5 days ago)After the Quintin Demps played last season under a one-year, $1.5 million contract, the San Antonio native is hoping for long-term security.Share Tweet
Texans' Quintin Demps soaks up knowledge from Ken HoustonFor Texans strong safety Quintin Demps, it was a rare opportunity to soak up knowledge from a Hall of Fame safety.Share Tweet
John McClain on the Texans offseasonThe Houston Chronicle's John McClain talks about the Texans' shot of landing Tony Romo as well as their chances of keeping cornerback A.J. Bouye.Share Tweet
Texans' Johnathan Joseph looking forward to W. Va. training campCooler climates and the possibility of improved camaraderie await the Texans this summer when they travel to The Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia to conduct training camp.Share Tweet
Bobby Merritt joins University of Houston football staffUniversity of Houston coach Major Applewhite has hired former Texans scout Bobby Merritt as director of player personnel.Share Tweet
Report: Texans unlikely to tag A.J. Bouyeprofootballtalk.com Feb 16 (6 days ago)As of Wednesday, teams are allowed to use the franchise tag until March 1 and that will put attention on teams with key players heading for free agency in the next couple of weeks. One team in that position is the Texans, who have cornerback A.J. Bouye …Share Tweet
Mike D'Antoni glad Texans training camp is now close to his homechron.com Feb 15 (7 days ago)The Texans can expect at least one extra coach at training camp this summer. With the Texans camp moving to the Greenbrier, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni figured he'd "for sure" walk over from his White Sulpher Springs home to check out practices.Share Tweet
Texans unlikely to use franchise tagchron.com Feb 15Although the Texans ideally would like to retain free agent cornerback A.J. Bouye and hammer out a contract extension, a relatively tight salary-cap situation is expected to preclude them from designating him as their franchise player.Share Tweet
Texans' Joel Heath honored by high schoolchron.com Feb 13Texans defensive end Joel Heath has been inducted into his high school athletic Hall of Fame. Heath attended Mount Healthy High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he was a three-year starter who earned a scholarship to Michigan State.Share Tweet
Texans' Shakeel Rashad, Eric Lee participating in NFLPA externshipchron.com Feb 13Texans reserve linebackers Shakeel Rashad and Eric Lee are participating in an NFL Players Association externship, the fourth year of the program.Share Tweet
Texans face tough decision on re-signing cornerback A.J. BouyeESPN.com Feb 13Texans face tough decision on re-signing cornerback A.J. BouyeShare Tweet
Houston Texans defensive star John Simon, wife welcome first childchron.com Feb 10Houston Texans linebacker John Simon became a father for the first time this week, according to a joyous update to his Twitter feed.Share Tweet
Texans' training camp moving to West Virginiachron.com Feb 9The Texans made it official today that they will move training camp to The Greenbrier at White Sulpur Springs, W.Va.Share Tweet
Ex-Texans tackle Jeff Adams signs with Jetschron.com Feb 8The New York Jets have signed former Texans offensive lineman Jeff Adams. Adams played tackle and guard for the Texans. Adams' contract had expired with the Texans and he was signed by the Jets as an unrestricted free agent.Share Tweet
Texans' J.J. Watt felt rejuvenated when he was on sideline late in seasonESPN.com Feb 8Texans' J.J. Watt felt rejuvenated when he was on sideline late in seasonShare Tweet
Texans' J.J. Watt: Pride got in way of first rehab from back surgeryESPN.com Feb 1Texans' J.J. Watt: Pride got in way of first rehab from back surgeryShare TweetIn the coaching shuffle the Texans are going through, it appears one spot is going unfilled. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans aren’t going to hire an offensive coordinator to replace the fired George Godsey, and head coach …Share TweetTexans keep defensive staff intact with promotions of Romeo Crennel, Mike VrabelShare Tweet
Texans' DeAndre Hopkins aims for contract extension despite down yearESPN.com Jan 18Texans' DeAndre Hopkins aims for contract extension despite down yearShare Tweet
Better Texans addition: Martellus Bennett or Tony Romo?Feb 21Max Kellerman disagrees with Stephen A. Smith's assertion that the Texans should pursue Bennett instead of Romo because of his health concerns.
Texans and Romo could be perfect matchFeb 11Dan Graziano names his top three potential destinations for Cowboys QB Tony Romo.
DC move next step in Vrabel's quest to become a head coachJan 18Field Yates isn't surprised to see the Texans promote Mike Vrabel to defensive coordinator and expects him to one day become a head coach in the NFL.
Texans have to be willing to cut bait with OsweilerJan 17Trent Dilfer doesn't believe Texans QB Brock Osweiler can be turned into a good NFL quarterback and feels Houston needs to be willing to cut bait with him or risk losing the locker room.