1. Blue Aces Audition for Running Back

    Alfred Blue patiently read the 49ers ' defense Saturday night, allowing enough time for his blockers to open up holes...

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  2. Ryan Mallett to Start at QB for Game vs. Denver

    Texans ' HC Bill O'Brien said QB Ryan Mallett will start Houston's second preseason game this week vs. Denver ...

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  3. Clowney to Return to Practice Money on Limited Basis

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  4. Pre WK 1 Can't-Miss Play: Now you Cecil, now you don't!

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  5. Quarterback Brian Hoyer to Start for Texans Against 49ers

    The Texans are starting quarterback Brian Hoyer tonight at NRG Stadium against the 49ers as the team launches the preseason and continues to evaluate the merits of Hoyer versus Ryan Mallett in an ongoing competition...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 15 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  6. Texans Guard Xavier Su'a-Filo's Injury Not Considered Long-Term

    Texans left guard Xavier Su'a-Filo “tweaked” his foot-ankle and is out for Saturday night's preseason opener against the 49ers at NRG Stadium, according to persons with knowledge of the situation not authorized to speak publicly...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 15 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  7. Texans' QB Mystery Should Be Resolved by 3rd Preseason Game

    If I'm Texans coach Bill O'Brien and I'm deciding how to use my quarterbacks in preseason, I'm starting Brian Hoyer against San Francisco and Ryan Mallett against Denver ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 16 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  8. O'Brien, Texans Work on 'Situational Football'

    Thursday's practice was different, and not just because it was inside. The Texans spent the morning working on 'situational football'...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  9. Ben Jones: Tired of Going 'Against J.J. and Vince Every Day'

    Houston (CBS HOUSTON) – Housotn Texans center Ben Jones is looking forward to Saturday's gameagainst the San Francisco 49ers if only to give him a break from the All-Pros he's been facing in the first two weeks of practice...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  10. Polk Sees Opening with Texans, Runs for Daylight

    The roller-coaster analogy most accurately matches Texans running back Chris Polk's career trajectory since he ran for 4,000-plus yards over his final three seasons as a tough, durable Washington Husky...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  11. Camera on His Nose Keeps Tom Savage Honest

    HOUSTON -- The trajectory of the ball had a beautiful arc and spiral, landing perfectly where the tight end needed it to be to make a catch in the corner of the end zone, during a one-on-one drill against a safety...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  12. Texans Training Camp Video: McClain, Wilson Preview 49ers Preseason Game

    The Houston Chronicle's John McClain and Aaron Wilson preview the Texans ' preseason opener against the 49ers on Saturday at NRG Stadium.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  13. Bob McNair on Running Back Ray Rice: 'I Don't Know That He's as Good'

    In the wake of Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster undergoing groin surgery and scheduled to miss at least a portion of the regular season, Texans owner Bob McNair still isn't inclined to explore signing former Ravens Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice ..

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 17 days ago 5,356 reads 0 comments

  14. Houston Texans' J.J. Watt Fuels Body with Up to 9,000 Calories

    His speed was right, his form was right, and J.J. Watt being J.J. Watt, he wouldn't let himself mentally quit on a workout he knew he could do...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 17 days ago 2,259 reads 0 comments

  15. Texans Don't Appear to Be in Market for Running Back, at Least for Now

    Ever since Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster underwent groin surgery in Philadelphia last week and the Texans auditioned running backs Pierre Thomas, Ben Malena and Joe McKnight after their star runner got hurt, they haven't signed a running back..

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 17 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  16. Rookie Tight End Khari Lee Adjusting to 'Faster Game'

    Lining up in his three-point stance at the line of scrimmage, Texans rookie tight end Khari Lee didn't hesitate. The former undrafted free agent from Bowie State got into his pattern Wednesday with a quick outside release and caught...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  17. Texans Players React to First Episode of 'Hard Knocks'

    After the Texans ' Wednesday morning practice, the players were asked what they thought about the premiere episode of Hard Knocks. Some said they fell asleep and didn't watch it...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  18. O'Brien: 'Not Ready' to Name Starting QB vs. 49ers

    Bill O'Brien hasn't named a starting quarterback, and he's not in any rush to do so. In fact, he might not even select one for the preseason game against San Francisco on Saturday evening...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  19. Chris Polk's Workload Could Increase with Arian Foster's Absence

    When Arian Foster went down with a torn groin muscle, Chris Polk happened to be sitting out with a hamstring injury of his own, having missed most of a week's work...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 18 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  20. Texans' Louis Nix Returns to Practice, Looks to Contribute in Second NFL Season

    Louis Nix spent his entire rookie season watching as a bystander instead of playing football while healing up on injured reserve from a wrist injury...

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  21. Texans TE C.J. Fiedorowicz Expects More Production in Second Pro Season

    Back in Chicago this offseason, C.J. Fiedorowicz didn't want to leave anything to chance while he prepared for a pivotal second season with the Texans ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 18 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  22. Wilfork, O'Brien Take Center Stage in Hard Knocks

    Anyone unfamiliar with Texans coach Bill O'Brien's fiery demeanor and competitive spirit were quickly introduced to both in the first scene of the first episode of HBO's Hard Knocks, which aired on Tuesday night...

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  23. O'Brien Kicks off 'Hard Knocks' with F-Bomb Filled Hour

    It took 20 months, but we finally saw the real Bill O'Brien. And we watched it all for an F-bomb filled-hour on national TV.....

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  24. Watch: Garcon Gets Under Watt's Skin on Hard Knocks

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  25. Bill O'Brien Will Be a Surprise Contender for Coach of the Year in 2015

    He'll be a national star after his stellar appearance on Hard Knocks , but Houston Texans second-year head coach Bill O'Brien will end the season in the spotlight because of his coaching ability...

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