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Texans' Watt plans to prove he earned deal

Texans' Watt plans to prove he earned deal

J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans talks about his new $100 million extension.
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  • Pre-dawn workout shows Watt work ethic

    Pre-dawn workout shows Watt work ethic

    ESPN.com 14 minutes ago
    HOUSTON -- With child-like glee, Texans defensive end J.J. Watt couldn't sleep last night. He tried for a couple of hours, then gave up and did one thing he knows best how to do. At 3:05 a.m., he drove to NRG Stadium for a workout. There was just one pr…
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  • NFL holds Irsay to higher standard, sort of

    NFL holds Irsay to higher standard, sort of

    As expected, the NFL has lowered the boom on Colts owner Jim Irsay. And the NFL believes that it held Irsay to a higher standard than the league’s players. The NFL is correct. Sort of. A player who pleads guilty to a DUI ordinarily gets no suspension an…
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  • Jaguars finalize practice squad

    Jaguars finalize practice squad

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars filled out their 10-member practice squad Tuesday by signing rookie tight end Marcel Jensen, who had been with the team during OTAs, training camp and the preseason. Here is a quick look at the squad: OT Co…
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  • Arian Foster feeling “wonderful” heading into Week One

    Arian Foster feeling “wonderful” heading into Week One

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    Texans running back Arian Foster must not have gotten too many “mundane questions” during his session with the Houston media on Tuesday because he was more expansive than he was during preseason press availabilities. Foster said he was happy to see defe…
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  • Andre Branch offers own brand of wisdom

    Andre Branch offers own brand of wisdom

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Confucius. Friedrich Nietzsche. Rene Descartes. Andre Branch? The Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end certainly doesn’t qualify as one of history's great philosophers. When it comes to what’s happening in the Twittersphere, however,…
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  • Jacques McClendon named starting center in Jacksonville

    Jacques McClendon named starting center in Jacksonville

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    Thanks to Brad Meester, the Jaguars haven’t had to worry about finding a starting center for quite a while. That changed this year, though. Meester retired after a 14-year career and the Jaguars had to find a replacement for the middle of their offensiv…
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  • Texans fill their practice squad

    Texans fill their practice squad

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    The Texans have named 10 players to their practice squad, including a pair of wide receivers who played their college ball in state. Texas A&M products EZ Nwachukwu and Travis Labhart are two of the players who will be joining the team for practices…
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  • Denver game changed Greg Toler's season

    Denver game changed Greg Toler's season

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Think back to the 2013 Week 7 matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos and a few things probably come to mind. Peyton Manning going against his former team for the first time. Andrew Luck facing the player he replaced at…
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  • Video - Watt: 'I Love This City' 00:40

    Watt: 'I Love This City'

    Sep 2
    Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt addresses the media after agreeing to a six-years, $100 million contract.
  • Video - Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is worth the money 01:40

    Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is worth the money

    Sep 2
    NFL Media's Brian Baldinger breaks down game tape of Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and explains what makes him so valuable.
  • Video - Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is worth the money 01:40

    Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is worth the money

    Sep 2
    NFL Media's Brian Baldinger breaks down game tape of Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and explains what makes him so valuable.
  • Video - Colts-Broncos preview 02:14

    Colts-Broncos preview

    Sep 2
    ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells and Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold deliver the keys to this weekend's Colts-Broncos matchup.

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