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The Texans are more willing to go with two quarterbacks than three safeties. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans have waived quarterback John Beck so they could bring back safety Troy Nolan. The Texans needed Nolan again after…Upvote Share Tweet
Texans take aim at costly feral hog problemchron.com Oct 3, 2012Texans take aim at costly feral hog problem Houston Chronicle Copyright 2012 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 10:19 p.m., Wednesday, October 3, 2012 FORT WORTH - T…Upvote Share Tweet
RTC: Kareem Jackson's betterESPN.com Oct 3, 2012Reading the coverage… Houston Texans “(Rex) Ryan has known (Wade) Phillips since he was a senior at Southwestern Oklahoma. His father, Buddy Ryan, was Philadelphia’s head coach in 1986, and Phillips was his defensive coordinator. Ryan knows what heâUpvote Share Tweet
Absurdly premature 2012 playoff picture: Week 4yahoo.com Oct 3, 2012Top AFC seeds: Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens Other AFC division champs: Denver Broncos, New England Patriots AFC wild cards: Pittsburgh Steelers, San Diego Chargers Top NFC seeds: Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers Other NFC division champs: Philad…Upvote Share Tweet
Jets could bring out best in Texans’ defensechron.com Oct 3, 2012If the Texans are going to elevate their record to 5-0 with a nationally televised Monday night victory at MetLife Stadium, they’re going to have to show New York Jets coach Rex Ryan something he respects - a physical, nasty defense that dominates.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Jets Season In JeopardyOct 3Episode 199: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss the injuries plaguing the Jets. Mark Schlereth breaks down Tony Romo and the Cowboys' offensive woes. The NFL32 crew discuss J.J. Watt and the Texans defense.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: HOU-NYJOct 3Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Texans-Jets
Inside the Huddle with John ClaytonOct 3John Clayton breaks down Matthew Stafford's dropping yards-per-attempt average, J. J. Watts' greatness at DE, young QBs, CBs and WRs.
Young defensive backs have made their marksOct 3At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton