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Texans, Connor Barwin’s agent to meet for first time in offseas…

Texans, Connor Barwin’s agent to meet for first time in offseason

profootballtalk.com chron.com Updated Feb 20, 2013
With all 32 teams and every agent descending upon Indianapolis, the next few days are going to be filled with a lot of talk about meeting between teams and the representatives for their impending free agents. One such meeting will involve the Texans and…
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  • Texans Gab 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Texas A&M DE/OLB…

    Texans Gab 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Texas A&M DE/OLB Damontre Moore

    texansgab.com Feb 20, 2013
    Athleticism +Explodes out of stance and across the line of scrimmage, is able to catch the OT often before he is set +Coils in his stance prior to the snap +Shows a lot of balance in his rush, is able to rush with speed and power without getting out of …
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  • Texans add Jeff Zgonina to coaching staff

    Texans add Jeff Zgonina to coaching staff

    chron.com Feb 20, 2013
    INDIANAPOLIS - On the eve of the scouting combine, the Texans made a wise move by hiring long-time defensive tackle Jeff Zgonina as assistant defensive line coach. Zgonina played 17 seasons, including his last three (2007-09) with the Texans. He was the
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  • Polian takes on areas of need (lots of OL)

    Polian takes on areas of need (lots of OL)

    ESPN.com Feb 20, 2013
    Bill Polian’s got an Insider file up discussing each team’s top needs as they approach the time to start adding via free agency and then the draft. Let’s have a look. Texans Polian’s key need: OLB “Texans LB Connor Barwin will be on the market,
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  • NFL scouting combine preview: AFC South

    NFL scouting combine preview: AFC South

    ESPN.com Feb 20, 2013
    NFL Nation previews the 2013 scouting combine by identifying the most important thing for each team to learn about its greatest area of need. Houston Texans: Andre Johnson still dictates matchups, but the Texans lack sufficient options in the receiving …
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  • Cushing's health the issue at ILB for Texans

    Cushing's health the issue at ILB for Texans

    ESPN.com Feb 20, 2013
    As we sort through the needs each team has with free agency and the draft approaching, inside linebacker comes up often for the Houston Texans. I believe the need is being overrated and the focus is on the wrong element of the team’s two inside guys. Th
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  • Video - It's time for free agency 02:14

    It's time for free agency

    Feb 20
    How are the Houston Texans and Cincinnati Bengals approaching free agency? Ian Rapoport discusses the two team's plans and also gives an update on Cal wide receiver Keenan Allen.
  • Video - It's time for free agency 02:14

    It's time for free agency

    Feb 20
    How are the Houston Texans and Cincinnati Bengals approaching free agency? Ian Rapoport discusses the two teams' plans and gives an update on Cal wide receiver Keenan Allen.
  • Video - Becoming Explosive 02:11

    Becoming Explosive

    Feb 20
    Explosion is a key element NFL scouts look for at the Combine. How do players improve upon this intangible trait? ESPN.com visits Strength and Conditioning Coach Tom Shaw's training facility to find out