1. Extending Whitney Mercilus Means the Houston Texans Commit to Mediocrity

    There is a rosy scenario for the Houston Texans where re-signing outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus to a four-year, $26 million contract extension —as reported ...

    Rivers McCown Written by Rivers McCown about 10 hours ago 15,240 reads 53 comments

  2. Texans' 2015 NFL Draft: Impact Meter for Houston's Rookie Class

    The 2015 NFL draft is complete, and Houston Texans fans all over the country are wondering what kind of impact their rookie class will have in Year 1...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 18 hours ago 1,641 reads 5 comments

  3. Vandermeer's View: Competition at WR

    Two months ago Andre Johnson was released and the receiving corps on the Texans was getting thin at a very important position group...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 14 hours ago 91 reads 0 comments

  4. An in-Depth Look at the Houston Texans' Most Intriguing Selection, Kevin Johnson

    Cornerbacks Johnathan Joseph and Kareem Jackson found out on Thursday night who their newest young protege would be. The pick, Kevin Johnson out of Wake Forest, doesn ’t model his game on the Texans ’ steely starters, though...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 1 day ago 6,723 reads 24 comments

  5. Whitney Mercilus, Texans Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Houston Texans agreed to a new four-year contract with outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus on Monday. ESPN's Tania Ganguli reported the news, adding that the fresh deal for Mercilus is worth $26 million and runs through the 2019 season...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 19,518 reads 46 comments

  6. TEXANS DECLINE MERCILUS' 5TH YEAR OPTION

    The Houston Texans had decided not to pick up outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus' 5th year option on his rookie contract...

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  7. Report: Texans Decline to Pick Up Mercilus' Option

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  8. New Texan Kevin Johnson Starts Small but Thinks Big

    Judy Johnson wasn't going to give in. She would stand beside her boy, embrace her son and share the warmth of Kevin Johnson's spotlight...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 158 reads 0 comments

  9. Houston Texans 2015 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

    In true tradition, it’s time to take a look at the grades the Houston Texans received following this year’s NFL draft. The Texans have seven new players on the roster and a variety of needs filled...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 2 days ago 8,711 reads 14 comments

  10. Houston Texans: Complete 2015 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    Seven rounds, a couple of trades, and now seven new players. The Houston Texans nailed the 2015 NFL draft , and despite your own opinion, general manager Rick Smith deserves the credit...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 3 days ago 11,187 reads 22 comments

  11. Kenny Hilliard to Houston Texans: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The odds of drafting two former LSU running backs in back-to-back drafts have to be pretty low, right? The Houston Texans accomplished that milestone Saturday night, selecting ...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 3 days ago 290 reads 0 comments

  12. Christian Covington to Houston Texans: Full Draft Pick Breakdown

    The Houston Texans did their research on this year’s late-round draft prospects. On Saturday night, the Texans drafted someone who was likely to be the No. 1 pick in the CFL draft, defensive lineman Christian Covington...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 3 days ago 4,498 reads 0 comments

  13. Johnson Introduced at NRG Stadium

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 days ago 2,091 reads 0 comments

  14. Texans Reach Deals with 16 Undrafted Free Agents

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 days ago 1,320 reads 0 comments

  15. Reshard Cliett to Houston Texans: Full Draft Pick Breakdown

    Romeo Crennel’s defense was the strongest point of the Texans ’ 2014 season, but you wouldn’t know it given this year’s draft...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 3 days ago 4,306 reads 7 comments

  16. Debate: What's Your Grade for Texans' 2015 Draft?

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  17. Kenny Hilliard NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Texans' 7th-Round Pick

    STRENGTHS Kenny Hilliard is a prototypical big back with good quickness, good speed and solid hands. He can come at the defense a few different ways—as a short-yardage back, in a single back set or as a receiver out of the backfield...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 3,400 reads 5 comments

  18. Keith Mumphery to Houston Texans: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    Since drafting three potential starters on Days 1 and 2, the Houston Texans stayed patient waiting for the fifth round to roll through on Saturday, and as a result, they’ve again added some depth at wide receiver...

    Ryan Cook Written by Ryan Cook about 3 days ago 4,126 reads 9 comments

  19. Christian Covington NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Texans' Rookie

    STRENGTHS An undersized pass-rusher in a one-gap scheme, Christian Covington has the burst and leverage to get into the backfield in a hurry. Covington has impressive power for his size and a big lower body to power his pass rush...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 2,836 reads 6 comments

  20. Keith Mumphery NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Texans' 5th-Round Pick

    STRENGTHS A hard worker with a great motor, Keith Mumphery may will his way onto an NFL roster. He has good size (6'0", 215 lbs) and solid hands...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 7,520 reads 17 comments

  21. 2015 NFL Draft Profile: Kenny Hilliard

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  22. 2015 NFL Draft Profile: Christian Covington

    2014: Played in seven games, started six. Missed four games including final three due to knee injury. 2013: Started all 14 games. Lead team in tackles for loss. 2012: Played in 12 games, started 11...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  23. Texans Tab Linebacker Cliett with Their First Pick in Sixth Round

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  24. Did Houston Texans Give Up Too Much or Just Enough in Day 2 Trades?

    The Houston Texans were aggressive Friday, trading up several spots to make each of their selections in the second and third round...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 1,272 reads 2 comments

  25. 2015 NFL Draft: Houston Texans Take Step Away from Andre Johnson Era

    On the NFL draft's first day, the Houston Texans let it come to them. On the second day, they got aggressive. In many ways, they had to be aggressive...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 213 reads 0 comments