TDIF: Houston’s Franchise Gets a Name
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TDIF: Houston’s Franchise Gets a Name

On this date in 2000, Houston’s new franchise officially announced their team name as the Houston Texans.  CEO and Chairman of the Texans, Bob McNair, would unveil the logo to the public, focusing on five … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Andre Johnson
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Andre Johnson

Houston’s franchise receiver, Andre Johnson, was born on this date in 1981.  Johnson has been to 5 Pro Bowls and is universally considered one of the best receivers in the game today.  An injury-plagued 2011 … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Matt Schaub
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Matt Schaub

On this date in football, June 25, 2012, Texans quarterback Matt Schaub turns 31 years old.  Here’s a look back at Schaub – and his head coach, Gary Kubiak – mic’d up, as originally presented … MORE ►

5 Questions With: Owen Daniels (Memorial Day Forecast)
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5 Questions With: Owen Daniels (Memorial Day Forecast)

In our most recent webisode of “5 Questions With”, we learned Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels was an Atmospheric Oceanic Sciences major at Wisconsin.  Well, not only is Daniels a weather expert, he … MORE ►

5 Questions With: Owen Daniels
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5 Questions With: Owen Daniels

Did you know Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels wasn’t originally recruited to play tight end?  Or that his major in college was Atmospheric Oceanic Sciences?  Do you know what that even means?

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This Day in Football: David Carr is Number 1
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This Day in Football: David Carr is Number 1

On this day in 2002, the Houston Texans selected David Carr with the first overall pick.  Watch a highlight from Carr’s debut against the Dallas Cowboys as originally presented on Inside the NFL:

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Draft Countdown: Houston Texans
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Draft Countdown: Houston Texans

Our countdown to the NFL Draft continues with a look back at some 2011 highlights of players drafted by and starring for the Houston Texans:

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Top 100: Arian Foster
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Top 100: Arian Foster

In 2011, Arian Foster rushed for 1,224 yards and 10 touchdowns.  Although his stats weren’t as great as in 2010, he played an important role in helping the Houston Texans win their first division title.  … MORE ►

Why Peyton Manning Will Sign with Houston
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Why Peyton Manning Will Sign with Houston

You had one of the best teams in the NFL in 2011, despite below average quarterback play.  Imagine.  PEYTON MANNING.  Your former biannual nightmare becomes your dream come true, daily.

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Cosell’s Watching the Wild Cards: Methodical Texans Move on
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Cosell’s Watching the Wild Cards: Methodical Texans Move on

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of Wild Card Weekend coaching tape: Texans offense vs. Bengals defense.

  • Bengals predominant “odd” fronts to get a DT head up on C Myers, whose best

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