This is the June 11, 2013 news archive. View today's Texans rumors and news.
Texans report: Starters take a break while younger players take reps
chron.com Updated Jun 11, 2013
The first practice of the Texans’ three-day minicamp was less about the starters and more about unproven or unknown entities. Starters will not participate in most of the practices. “They’ve had 10 good practices under their belt,” Texans coach GaUpvote Share Tweet
Several minutes after practice ended, safety Ed Reed emerged, riding a cart from Reliant Stadium over a bridge above Kirby Avenue and onto the Texans’ practice field. Reed smiled, joked and spoke like a man unconcerned about the future of his health. ”Upvote Share TweetThe Baltimore Ravens were unable to work out a restructured deal for Vonta Leach and plan to either release or trade the three-time Pro Bowl fullback, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.Upvote Share Tweet
Photos: Texans begin three-day minicampchron.com Updated Jun 11, 2013See the best images from the Methodist Training Center.Upvote Share TweetEagles cornerback Cary Williams said during the team’s mandatory minicamp last week and said that he didn’t care if anyone had a problem with his decision to miss OTAs to take care of other responsibilities, which included overseeing work being done oUpvote Share Tweet
Yes, you can support a Bum Phillips operaESPN.com Updated Jun 11, 2013I cannot do anything better with this than what Stephanie Stradley did here at her Houston Chronicle Texans blog: Last April, online fan support helped create the Bum Phillips Opera. Now we need to kick the door down with some more money to get it produ…Upvote Share Tweet
Reed Thinks Brady Kick Caused Hip InjuryJun 11Ed Reed believes his hip injury was caused by a kick from Tom Brady in the AFC Championship game.
Tarvaris Jackson could sign with Seattle Seahawks in next day or two, acco…Jun 11Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, placed on waivers by the Buffalo Bills on Monday, is heading to Seattle in the next day or two to possibly sign a contract with the team, two sources say.
Don Banks: Multiple cities, same year: Is this the future of the draft?Jun 11The recent two-week shift of the 2014 NFL Draft that was necessitated by a scheduling conflict at New York's Radio City Music Hall could wind up being just the beginning of the changes coming to one of the league's glamor events in ensuing years.
Peter King: Two things make Patriots the perfect landing spot for Tebow; m…Jun 11I always figured, once the inevitability of the demise of Tim Tebow with the Jets played out, there were three teams that made sense for him: New England, New Orleans and Green Bay. And New England, which announced his signing today, was the most sensib…
Bill Simmons on the remarkable career of Tim DuncanJun 11The Duncan Show has been many things over the past 16 years, but it has rarely, if ever, been boring.