1. Vandermeer's View: Texans Band Together

    It's hard to project how Saturday's run-in with the Redskins will affect this team. You could look at it as a 'wasted practice' as Jay Gruden did. Or you could look at it as a moment this team bonded and perhaps defined itself for the season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 108 reads 0 comments

  2. Versatile SS Eddie Pleasant Aiming to Show Texans He Can Do Even More

    RICHMOND, Va. — Eddie Pleasant knew the football was coming his way, anticipating the underneath route by reading Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III 's eyes...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 244 reads 0 comments

  3. RB Chris Polk Returns to Practice Saturday

    Running back Chris Polk returned to the field on Saturday in time for the Texans final joint practice in Richmond. Polk injured his hamstring in camp and was sidelined for three days of practice...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 152 reads 0 comments

  4. Bullough Showing Signs of Progress

    Second-year inside linebacker Max Bullough is playing with the starters in practice against Washington . He's lining up next to Brian Cushing while Akeem Dent is on the physically unable to perform list...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  5. Hoyer's Familiarity with Play-Caller Yields Confidence

    Like Ryan Mallett and Tom Savage, quarterback Brian Hoyer is getting used to the play-calling of offensive coordinator George Godsey. Godsey, a former quarterback at Georgia Tech, coached quarterbacks last season...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  6. Watt, Wilfork Have 'Big Brother Little Brother Relationship'

    Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt and his playful, irrepressible personality have forged a big dog, little dog relationship with massive new defensive tackle Vince Wilfork...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. O'Brien Offers Opinion on Foster's Religious Beliefs

    After the Texans' second practice against Washington, coach Bill O'Brien met with the media. He was asked for his opinion about running back Arian Foster going public with ESPN The Magazine about not believing in God...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  8. Grantland: Foster's Injury Is the Last Thing HOU Needed

    August's first big casualty has arrived. Texans running back Arian Foster is due to undergo surgery today for a serious groin injury that reportedly saw him tear the muscle off its bone...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  9. Rahim Moore Impressed with RGIII

    Griffin completed just half of his 30 passes for 132 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. He left with an injury in a game that got away from the Redskins in the fourth quarter of a 45-21 loss...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  10. Even a Quarterback Takes a Shot at Lively Texans/Redskins Practice

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  11. Ryan Mallett vs. Brian Hoyer: Both QBs Impressive in First Practice vs. Redskins

    RICHMOND, Va. — After a two-hour, 40-minute practice against the Washington Redskins , coach Bill O'Brien seemed to be feeling better about his quarterbacks. O'Brien watched Ryan Mallett and...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 110 reads 0 comments

  12. Houston Texans' Arian Foster Goes Public About Not Believing in God

    LIFE'S BIGGEST QUESTIONS are leading me through a narrow street in a stately Houston neighborhood, where haunting piles of home furnishings-cabinets, carpet, curtains-lie on the north side of the street in mud-streaked abandon...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 12,556 reads 2 comments

  13. Texans C Ben Jones on How the Team's Reacting to Arian Foster's Injury

    Houston Texans Center Ben Jones discusses how the team is reacting to the injury to star RB Arian Foster and where they go from here, on The B/R Afternoon Drive with Jason Horowitz and Jordan Schultz...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  14. DeAndre Hopkins and DeAngelo Hall Trade Barbs in Joint Practice

    It didn't take long during the first joint practice between the Washington Redskins and Houston Texans for the first dust-up to unfold. Representing Washington was cornerback DeAngelo Hall, whose track record for speaking his mind is well documented..

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 80 reads 0 comments

  15. Bob McNair: 'Can't Say I'm Surprised' About Arian Foster's Injury

    Texans owner Bob McNair, who made the trip to Richmond, Virginia, to watch the Texans practice against the Redskins , said the news about Arian Foster 's groin injury didn't shock him...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 5,440 reads 0 comments

  16. Blue Intends to 'Seize the Moment' as Texans RB

    Alfred Blue bolted out of his stance Wednesday morning to accept a handoff from quarterback Brian Hoyer before correctly reading his blockers to break into the clear and dash past linebackers...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 93 reads 0 comments

  17. Alfred Blue, Chris Polk, Jonathan Grimes Get Opportunity with Texans

    HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans have lost running back Arian Foster for the near future as he gets set for groin surgery. Exactly how long he'll be gone, we don't know yet, but his absence will last into the regular season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  18. Arian Foster Groin Injury: Top 10 Questions Answered

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 194 reads 0 comments

  19. 17 Observations from Day Four of #TexansCamp

    Day four was a short practice so the team can get out to the airport to catch a flight to Richmond but it wasn't without excitement, for lack of a better word...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 130 reads 0 comments

  20. Pierre Thomas, Texans Unable to Agree to Deal

    #NFL Pierre Thomas had a great visit and work out with texans, unfortunately we were unable to agree on terms...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 52 reads 0 comments

  21. O'Brien on Foster: 'He'll Miss Some Time'

    The Texans will be without Arian Foster. For how long is unknown. "He's going to miss some time, there's no doubt about that," head coach Bill O'Brien said...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  22. Pierre Thomas to Visit Houston Texans

    The Houston Texans aren't going to be able to replace Arian Foster with any free-agent pickup. But they did make a smart choice when they picked up the phone Tuesday in response to Foster's serious groin injury...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 159 reads 0 comments

  23. Blue Uses Offseason Workouts to Ensure Texans Like What They See

    The heat hasn't hit yet. The saturation hasn't begun. But Allen Parkway is heading one way, Memorial Parkway the other and Alfred Blue isn't going anywhere...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 111 reads 0 comments

  24. Texans' Offense in Big Trouble Without Arian Foster

    The Texans ' offense isn't built to last without Arian Foster . It probably wasn't built to last even with him.....

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 10 months ago 79 reads 0 comments

  25. Texans Have No Answer for Arian Foster Injury, Must Explore Outside Options

    The sky is falling in Houston. The end is nigh. Repent. OK, so that may be pushing it, but you'll have to forgive the Houston Texans if they feel differently Tuesday...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 months ago 73,050 reads 111 comments