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Texans report: Rookie OT Williams a no-go for now

Texans report: Rookie OT Williams a no-go for now

chron.com Updated Jul 31, 2013
The Texans didn’t have good news to report on tackle Brennan Williams, who, after going for an MRI on Tuesday because of swelling in his recently scoped knee, had to have fluid drained. Williams won’t practice again this week, which will leave him furth…
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  • Scenes from Texans training camp

    Scenes from Texans training camp

    chron.com Jul 31, 2013
    See the best images from the team's workouts at the Methodist Training Center.
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  • Football Outsiders Almanac bullish on the Texans

    Football Outsiders Almanac bullish on the Texans

    chron.com Jul 31, 2013
    Recently, the 2013 Football Outsiders Almanac was released and contains the most optimistic prediction about the Texans in their team history. Using their proprietary projection data, they give the Texans a 32 percent chance of being a “Super Bowl Conte…
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  • Joe Mays hopes Texans fans can accept him

    Joe Mays hopes Texans fans can accept him

    chron.com Jul 31, 2013
    Often players who were the subject of controversy, don’t like talking about it months later. But new Texans linebacker Joe Mays understood that was part of his narrative when joining the Texans. After all, last season Texans fans became familiar with Ma…
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  • Video - NFL Fan Pass: Antonio Smith 01:27

    NFL Fan Pass: Antonio Smith

    Jul 31
    Houston defensive end Antonio Smith is mic'd up hanging out with Texans fans. For more go to Houstontexans.com

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    Jul 31
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