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Houston Texans cancel opening of OTAs due to flooding

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Flooding caused by a massive storm has precipitated the canceling of the Houston Texans' opening day of OTAs, the team announced Tuesday.
  • 14 hr 39 min ago

Tyson Clabo released by Houston Texans

NFL.com (Wesseling, Chris) — The Texans released offensive tackle Tyson Clabo on Thursday. Is this the end of the line for a solid starter on four Falcons playoff teams?
  • 5 days ago
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Texans' Jadeveon Clowney 'right on track' in rehab

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Jadeveon Clowney continues to rehab following an injury-plagued rookie season. The linebacker is "right on track" according to coach Bill O'Brien.
  • 7 days ago
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Projected 2015 starters: Houston Texans

NFL.com (Wesseling, Chris) — Ryan Mallett showed promise under center before an injury ended his 2014 season early. Will Mallett get another chance to lead the Texans or is Brian Hoyer the right quarterback for the job?
  • 13 days ago
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Brian Hoyer, Ryan Mallett set to split reps in OTAs

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett will stage one of the more intriguing offseason quarterback battles. The two will spilt first-team reps when OTAs open later this month.
  • 14 days ago
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D.J. Swearinger informed he'll no longer be Texan

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — D.J. Swearinger will no longer be a Houston Texan, the team informed the safety. Houston has been trying to trade Swearinger for weeks.
  • 15 days ago
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D.J. Swearinger informed he'll no longer be on Texans

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — D.J. Swearinger will no longer be a Houston Texan, the team informed the safety. Houston has been trying to trade Swearinger for weeks, Ian Rapoport reports.
  • 15 days ago
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Report: Texans release safety D.J. Swearinger

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Safety D.J. Swearinger reportedly will no longer be a Houston Texan. The team had been attempting to trade Swearinger for weeks, but that never panned out.
  • 15 days ago
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Texans sign CB Kevin Johnson, rest of draft class

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — The Houston Texans have all seven of their draft picks under contract. That includes first-round cornerback Kevin Johnson and third-round wideout Jaelen Strong.
  • 18 days ago
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Texans reward Whitney Mercilus with $26M extension

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — Houston has been patient with pass-rusher Whitney Mercilus and have started to see progress. The Texans rewarded the linebacker with a new four-year, $26 million extension Monday.
  • 22 days ago
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Texans trade with Jets to snag Jaelen Strong

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — The Houston Texans moved up to select former Arizona State wide receiver Jaelen Strong with the 70th pick in the draft on Friday.
  • 25 days ago
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Blog Articles

Colin Kaepernick Apologizes for Insensitive Post about Houston Floods

Battle Red Blog (Brett Kollmann) — Social media is a loaded gun. Niners signal caller Colin Kaepernick decided to pull the trigger on that gun in the stupidest way possible, and now he is dealing with the consequences. Colin...
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49ers QB Colin Kaepernick backtracks from questionable Houston flood post

Houston Chronical (Ultimate Texans) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick backtracked Tuesday afternoon from a questionable Instagram post about the flooding that hit the greater Houston area late Monday and early...
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Houston Texans Alert: First Day of OTAs Cancelled Due To Flooding

Battle Red Blog (Capt Ron) — You'll have to wait at least one more day for football action, as the Texans have cancelled today's OTAs due to the severe flooding around Houston. The Houston area is still recovering from a...
  • 13 hr 35 min ago

Texans cancel first day of OTAs due to Houston weather

Houston Chronical (Brian T. Smith) — The Texans have canceled their organized team activity Tuesday due to inclement weather in Houston. The team was scheduled to work out at NRG Stadium, with media availability following the...
  • 14 hr 43 min ago

Houston Texans News: May 26, 2015

Battle Red Blog (Ryan Dunsmore) — Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Houston Texans News Houston Texans may be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks' in...
  • 16 hr 35 min ago

Texans OTAs: What Are The Biggest Story Lines?

Battle Red Blog (Brett Kollmann) — Are you starving for Texans news as we finally move into the start of OTA season? Of course you are, which is why we are all lucky to only have one more day between us and our next fix. What story...
  • 1 day 8 hr ago

Although Words Cannot Do It Justice, Happy Memorial Day From Battle Red Blog

Battle Red Blog (Tim) — To all those who have sacrificed to give us our freedom, Texans fans or not, thank you from Battle Red Blog on Memorial Day. Today, many members of the BRB community get a day off from their...
  • 1 day 16 hr ago

Houston Texans News: May 25, 2015

Battle Red Blog (Ryan Dunsmore) — Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, May 25, 2015. Houston Texans News J.J. Watt watches and cheers Chelsea FC to Premier League...
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Saturday Night's Alright For Commenting: May 23, 2015

Battle Red Blog (Tim) — The calendar says it's time for another Saturday Night Open Thread on Battle Red Blog. With all that's going on, both in Houston sports and elsewhere, we've got plenty to cover if you're so...
  • 3 days ago

Texans’ uniforms get indifferent review in 2015 ESPN rankings

Houston Chronical (Ultimate Texans) — On the field, the Texans are not sharp dressed men, according to this year’s ESPN Uni Watch power rankings. Houston checked in at 22nd among the NFL’s 32 teams. Here’s what Uni...
  • 4 days ago
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What Do You Expect From DeAndre Hopkins In 2015?

Battle Red Blog (Tim) — Without Andre Johnson opposite him, what should DeAndre Hopkins be expected to accomplish for the Texans in 2015? Let's take a look at what the numbers suggest. NumberFire's Jason Schandl has ...
  • 4 days ago

Which state’s colleges make the most NFL money?

Houston Chronical (Ultimate Texans) — There are certain colleges which are considered football factories and pipelines to the pros. However, a closer look at the NFL’s 2014 player salaries show some interesting results. The...
  • 4 days ago

With Two Other Finalists Reportedly Out, Houston Texans Appear To Be Last Team Standing For "Hard Knocks"

Battle Red Blog (Tim) — As the day has passed, two of the three NFL teams who were reportedly finalists for consideration as the featured team in "Hard Knocks" appear to have fallen out of contention. Are the Houston...
  • 4 days ago
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Houston Texans News: May 22, 2015

Battle Red Blog (Ryan Dunsmore) — Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Friday, May 22, 2015. Houston Texans News Source: Texans among three ‘Hard Knocks’ finalists -...
  • 4 days ago
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Houston Texans One of Three Finalists For HBO's "Hard Knocks"

Battle Red Blog (Capt Ron) — We may see a plethora of HBO cameras roaming about Houston soon, as the Texans are reportedly one of three teams being considered as finalists to appear on Hard Knocks for 2015. The Texans ...
  • 4 days ago
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Source: Texans among three ‘Hard Knocks’ finalists

Houston Chronical (John McClain) — The Texans could be making their first appearance on “Hard Knocks,” the HBO series that runs in August. Owner Bob McNair said at the NFL meetings in March he was considering a Texans appearance on...
  • 4 days ago

Texans release backup offensive tackle Tyson Clabo

Houston Chronical (John McClain) — The Texans released backup offensive tackle Tyson Clabo on Thursday. Waiving Clabo, the swing tackle last season, leaves the Texans with three reserve tackles on the roster – veterans Jeff...
  • 5 days ago
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Ex-Texans RB Ben Tate looking for a shot in Dallas

Houston Chronical (Ultimate Texans) — Former Texans running back Ben Tate is working out for the Dallas Cowboys, the National Football Post reported Thursday. Tate played for the Texans from 2011-13, rushing for 1,992 yards and 10...
  • 5 days ago
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Houston Texans News And Notes: Tate Trying Out For Cowboys, Slaton Retires, Antonio Smith Under Investigation

Battle Red Blog (Ryan Dunsmore) — Former Texans making news, and not in a good way. Check out this special afternoon edition of Texans news on Battle Red Blog. Ben Tate trying out for Cowboys Former Texans running back...
  • 5 days ago
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Houston Texans Release Tyson Clabo

Battle Red Blog (Ryan Dunsmore) — Tyson Clabo appeared in all 16 games for the Texans last season, but did not make a start. Now he's looking for work. Less than a year after they signed him to a two-year contract , the ...
  • 5 days ago
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