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INDIANAPOLIS — On the first day of the scouting combine, Texans general manager Rick Smith and coach Gary Kubiak met with the media and answered questions about the team’s goals in free agency and the draft. How the Texans fare in free agency, which b
Share TweetHere are tentative round-by-round draft selections for the Houston Texans. The order does not include compensatory selections, which will be awarded at the bottom of Rounds 3-7 and announced next month. Round 1, 27th overall Round 2, 57th overall Round …Source: ESPN.com
Texans’ Cedric Smith named strength coach of yearUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS - Congratulations are in order for Cedric Smith, the Texans’ strength and conditioning coach. Smith was voted 2012 NFL Strength Coach of the Year by his peers - the league’s strength coaches. He was honored at a banquet Wednesday ni
Brian Cushing: Defensive players have to be protected, tooUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetThe torn ACL suffered by Texans linebacker Brian Cushing when he was hit in the knee from behind by Jets guard Matt Slauson may have been the tipping point for a change in NFL rules to emphasize protecting the legs of defensive players. Cushing supports…Source: profootballtalk.com
Red flag rule on track to be tweakedUpdated Feb 21 Share TweetThe Texans-Lions game on Thanksgiving had everything. Included a horrible call that led to a long touchdown run that wasn’t reviewed via replay because Detroit coach Jim Schwartz threw the red challenge flag when he shouldn’t have thrown it. The bluSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetINDIANAPOLIS - General manager Rick Smith heads a Texans contingent that includes every member of the personnel, coaching and medical department for the start of the scouting combine. The combine at Lucas Oil Stadium ends Monday for 333 prospects who ho
Double Coverage: Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing talks road to recoveryFeb 21Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing calls into "Double Coverage" to discuss the Texans' future and his road to recovery.
Don Banks: Eagles far from giving up on Foles; more combine Day 1 SnapsFeb 21INDIANAPOLIS -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a somewhat slow first day at the NFL's annual scouting combine at Lucas Oil Stadium...
NFL combine -- Thursday observations about Bucs, Joeckel, moreFeb 21Greg Schiano made it clear at the combine that Josh Freeman is the Buccaneers' starting quarterback, writes John Clayton.