Rick Smith: Texans' doctor played big role in drafting J.J. Wattchron.com 9 hours agoTexans 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.Share TweetTexans QB Brock Osweiler's work ethic impresses DeAndre HopkinsShare Tweet
Free-agent safety James Ihedigbo 'would love to play' for TexansA 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.Share Tweet
Texans corners Kevin Johnson, Johnathan Joseph healthy againWhen the Texans officially launch training camp Sunday, the defending AFC South champions will be a much healthier football team than the spring.Share Tweet
Texans' Brandon Dunn primed for opportunity on defensive lineBrandon Dunn is competing for playing time at right defensive end, which was vacated when Jared Crick left.Share TweetFormer Texans receiver Andre Johnson visited the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday and could sign with his third AFC South team.Share TweetLike 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…Share Tweet
Texans gave rookie Ra'Zahn Howard $5,000 signing bonuschron.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.Share TweetThey 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…Share Tweet
Texans' Quintin Demps gives back to homeless studentschron.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.Share Tweet
Texans add rookie WR Quenton Bundragechron.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)The Texans signed undrafted rookie wide receiver Quenton Bundrage to a three-year contract.Share TweetThe 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…Share TweetThe herniated disc that required star defensive end J.J. Watt to undergo surgery represents a huge blow to the Texans' defense.Share Tweet
Texans special-teams ace Brian Peters eager to learn from Larry Izzochron.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.Share Tweet
Could Osweiler have saved Broncos' offense?Jul 28Darren Woodson thinks the quarterback competition in Denver started when John Elway failed to secure Brock Osweiler; Stephen A. Smith wholeheartedly disagrees.
Kellerman: Hopkins will reset market for wide receiversJul 26Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman weigh in on how much they think DeAndre Hopkins deserves to be paid.
Can the Texans afford to have J.J. Watt miss any games?Jul 22SportsNation 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.
Start of season not a given for WattJul 22Stephania 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.