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Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker is making progress in the NFL's concussion protocol, but is still expected to be ruled out for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans, sources told ESPN.com's Jeff Legwold.Share Tweet
As a fan, no matter how disappointed and frustrated you are with the Texans’ 2-12 record, the players feel the same way. “I think I understand that our fans have frustration and disappointment in this season,” defensive end J.J. Watt said. “I’m not goin…Share Tweet
Former Oilers TE to host Christmas for inner-city kidsFormer Oilers tight end Mike Barber – a frequent visitor to Texans training camp and practices — and his son, pastor Brandon Barber, are hosting on Saturday afternoon their annual Christmas event that provides 2,000 free toys for inner-city children. Th…Share Tweet
Texans’ sports medicine staff named best in NFLThe Texans may be the worst team in the league, but their sports medicine staff has been voted best in the NFL. The Pro Football Athletic Trainers Society selected Geoff Kaplan (head athletic trainer), Roland Ramirez (assistant athletic trainer) and A.J…Share TweetWith the Texans preparing to play against Denver quarterback Peyton Manning, interim coach Wade Phillips told a story about playing defense at the University of Houston and knocking Ole Miss quarterback Archie Manning out of a game. “We played against A…Share TweetThe Houston Texans have an advantage on the competition for teams that will be looking for head coaches this offseason. They have already fired theirs. When the Texans became the first team to fire their head coach this season, letting Gary Kubiak go in…Share TweetESPN.com Dec 19, 2013HOUSTON -- Houston Texans tight end Garrett Graham missed practice again on Thursday, making this week look a lot like last week. Consequently, head coach Wade Phillips said he isn't optimistic about Graham's chances to play this weekend against the Den…Share Tweet
Little Green Apples….with OneTexFanThis entry was submitted before Case Keenum’s injury was known. strong>Little Green Apples…with OneTexFan God didn’t make little green apples, and the Houston Texans don’t win in Indianapolis in the Wintertime. We’ve seen our Texans fall, fail, plung…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 19, 2013Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is having an MVP season and may break the records for passing yards and passing touchdowns this season. But Texans coach Wade Phillips says Manning is having more than just a great season. He’s having the greatest seas…Share Tweet
Texans Interview Lovie SmithDec 19Adam Schefter discusses the report that Lovie Smith has interviewed with the Houston Texans for their coaching vacancy.
Preview: Denver Broncos vs. Houston TexansDec 19NFL Films previews the Week 16 matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Houston Texans.
Inside Edge: Broncos at TexansDec 19ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make a pick for Denver at Houston.
Don Banks: NFL Week 16 picksDec 19Week 9 seems like a distant memory at this point. The Chiefs were still undefeated, the Jets were looking like the surprise of the season after an upset of the Saints at home and the Ravens and Dolphins were left for dead, with the latter just beginning…
Biggest NFL games of Week 16 -- John Clayton's First and 10Dec 19John Clayton's First and 10: Likely finale at iconic Candlestick Park, Indy-K.C. potential playoff preview highlight Week 16 action.