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UH football schedule taking shape with four games at Reliant

UH football schedule taking shape with four games at Reliant

chron.com Updated Apr 19, 2013
UH football schedule taking shape with four games at Reliant The University of Houston is close to finalizing its seven-game home football schedule for next season, athletic officials said Friday. With the release of the Texans' NFL schedule Thursday, f…
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  • Texans face challenges in December

    Texans face challenges in December

    December woes can hurt a contender’s January playoff seeding. Such was the case for the 2012 Texans. Losses in three of their final five games knocked Houston down to the No. 3 spot in the AFC and left the Texans to travel to New England in the division
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  • Eight in the Box: Ideal first rounds

    Eight in the Box: Ideal first rounds

    ESPN.com Apr 19, 2013
    What’s the ideal first-round scenario for each team? Houston Texans The first 26 picks of the draft probably won’t hit a lot on wide receivers, giving the Texans their choice of a large group. West Virginia’s Tavon Austin likely will be gone, and Co
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  • Reading the coverage: Schedule reaction

    Reading the coverage: Schedule reaction

    ESPN.com Apr 19, 2013
    Houston Texans John McClain of the Houston Chronicle runs through the Texans’ schedule and comes out with a 13-3 record including wins against Denver and New England. To which I say: That seems incredibly optimistic to me a year removed from major strug
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  • Bevy of backs bodes well for A&M offense

    Bevy of backs bodes well for A&M offense

    chron.com Apr 19, 2013
    Bevy of backs bodes well for A&M offense COLLEGE STATION - So much has been made of Johnny Manziel's legs, fellow Texans ZZ Top would be wise to write a sequel in ode to Texas A&M's fleet-footed quarterback (kids, use your Google). [...] here's …
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  • Video - Grading the draft history of the AFC South 04:36

    Grading the draft history of the AFC South

    Apr 19
    Daniel Jeremiah assigns grades for the past four draft classes of the Indianapolis Colts, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.
  • Video - Which NFL team is most desperate for a wide receiver? 02:51

    Which NFL team is most desperate for a wide receiver?

    Apr 19
    Former NFL general manager Charley Casserly analyzes which NFL team is more desperate to find a wide receiver in the 2013 NFL Draft: the Rams, Texans or Vikings?

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  • Don Banks: For Brandon O'Brien, honor, service, sacrifice more vital than …

    Apr 19
    In the whirlwind aftermath of the tragic bombings at the Boston Marathon this week, you may have heard the inspiring story of Brandon O'Brien, the longshot 30-year-old NFL hopeful and former Marine and Iraqi war veteran who felt moved enough by the terr…