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Swearinger taking advantage of increased reps

Swearinger taking advantage of increased reps

chron.com Updated Jun 6, 2013
By Tania Ganguli and Corey Roepken The absence of Ed Reed opened the door rookie D.J. Swearinger to get plenty or repetitions in practice. Swearinger has not only relished it, he spent the Texans’ 10 organized team activity practices impressing his coac
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  • Gardner will finally get chance to prove worth at left tackle

    Gardner will finally get chance to prove worth at left tackle

    chron.com Jun 6, 2013
    By Tania Ganguli and Corey Roepken Andrew Gardner has been trying to gain some footing in the NFL for the last four years. Next week he’ll have a chance to show the Texans what he can do as the starting left tackle. All-Pro tackle Duane Brown will miss
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  • Greg Jones and DeAndre Hopkins hope to add zip to Texans’ red-z…

    Greg Jones and DeAndre Hopkins hope to add zip to Texans’ red-zone trips

    chron.com Jun 6, 2013
    When he made the decision to join the Texans, fullback Greg Jones paid attention to their running game and how he could improve it. “They got a great running game, a great O-line, a great blocking scheme and the two backs they have do a phenomenal job,â
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  • Photos: Texans wrap up final week of OTAs

    Photos: Texans wrap up final week of OTAs

    chron.com Jun 6, 2013
    See the best images from organized team activities at the Methodist Training Center.
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  • Ed Reed expands on rehab in NFL AM interview

    Ed Reed expands on rehab in NFL AM interview

    chron.com ESPN.com Jun 6, 2013
    Yesterday after a White House visit, Texans safety Ed Reed said he planned to be back for Week 1, but would be smart with his rehab. Thus, he neither declared he wouldn’t be back nor closed the door on missing games. Today Reed appeared on NFL AM and sa
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  • RTC: Colts' Hilton working on drops

    RTC: Colts' Hilton working on drops

    ESPN.com Jun 6, 2013
    Reading the coverage… Houston Texans The Texans are finding ways to challenge their new punter, Shane Lechler, even as he enters his 14th season, says Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle. Finding touchdowns in the red zone is an offseason point of em
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  • Video - Ed Reed Will Be Ready 01:14

    Ed Reed Will Be Ready

    Jun 6
    AFC South blogger Paul Kuharsky talks about how the Texans are planning to get a full 16 games out of Ed Reed
  • Video - Ed Reed discusses White House visit, gives health update 05:46

    Ed Reed discusses White House visit, gives health update

    Jun 6
    Houston Texans safety Ed Reed chats with "NFL AM" about his visit to the White House, what he thought of President Barack Obama's jokes about his hair and where he stands with his injury recovery.

Sports Columnists

  • Chadiha: Alex Smith bounces back

    Jun 6
    Alex Smith offers his new Kansas City teammates an invaluable lesson in resilience, writes Jeffri Chadiha.