1. Avoiding Slow Starts Still High on the Texans' List of Priorities

    The only time the Texans started well was this season was in their road victory over Oakland . In the last game, they trailed Indianapolis 24-0 in the first quarter of an eventual 33-28 loss at NRG Stadium...

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  2. Texans Coaches Take Advantage of Break Between Games

    The long break between the Thursday night loss to the Colts and the Pittsburgh game has given Bill O'Brien and his coaches valuable extra time “to get some things cleaned up communication-wise” with the players...

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  3. O'Brien: Texans Have to Avoid Big Plays Against Big Ben

    Bill O'Brien said Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is especially adept at exploiting defensive mistakes, so the Texans must execute Romeo Crennel's calls precisely Monday night or risk getting burned with big plays...

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  4. Out of Spotlight, Savage Learning to Be Pro QB

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  5. Opponents Exploit Texans' Wayward Defensive Pressure

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  6. Teammates Expect Greatness from J.J. Watt

    ESPN Houston Texans reporter Tania Ganguli talks about the high expectations teammates have for defensive lineman J.J. Watt as he ascends among the ranks of the league's best defensive players...

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  7. Fitzpatrick Recalls His Only MNF Memory

    In the Texans ' locker room on Monday, a week from the Texans' Monday Night Football matchup against the Steelers in Pittsburgh, Ryan Fitzpatrick was asked to share his favorite MNF memory...

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  8. Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Betting Odds, Analysis and NFL Pick

    The Houston Texans will try to break a 10-game losing streak as road underdogs when they visit the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday Night Football ...

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  9. The Film Don't Lie: Texans

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  10. Texans Defense Prepares for Matchup with Big Ben

    In the three games the Texans have lost, they've been beaten by opponents with above-average quarterbacks.....

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  11. Texans GM Rick Smith Addresses Ryan Fitzpatrick, Roster Evaluation

    HOUSTON - -Texans general manager Rick Smith acknowledged the inconsistency that's plagued his team on Monday, but just as his head coach Bill O'Brien, Smith appreciates the mental toughness he sees in the Houston Texans ...

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  12. Brandon Brooks Back After Stomach Bug

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  13. Andre Johnson's View of 2014 Season: 'The League Is Wide Open'

    Both receiver Andre Johnson and linebacker Brian Cushing suggested the surprising outcomes of a number of NFL games Sunday provided yet more evidence of the NFL's balance...

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  14. Andre Johnson Had No Idea What Lady Was Doing When He Jumped in Stands

    Throughout Andre Johnson 's career, the Houston Texans haven't often thrown touchdown passes to the greatest receiver they've ever had...

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  15. O'Brien Calls Texans "Best Crowd in NFL"

    Head coach Bill O'Brien took a moment of his Friday press conference to show his appreciation for Texans fans and their contribution to Thursday night's game against Indianapolis ...

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  16. Brooks Reed Quickly Recovering from Groin Injury

    Outside linebacker Brooks Reed wasn't limping in the dressing room today as he was on Friday, the day after he left the 33-28 loss to Indianapolis with a groin injury...

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  17. O'Brien on QB Fitzpatrick: 'He's Our Starter'

    Film review of the 33-28 loss to the Colts didn't change Bill O'Brien's impressions of his team, which has now dropped three of four games after starting 2-0.....

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  18. Texans' Bill O'Brien Has No Issues with Reactions to Game-Deciding Fumble

    After the football was knocked out of quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick's grasp, the Indianapolis Colts recovered that fumble inside the two-minute warning and Thursday night's game was essentially lost for the Houston Texans ...

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  19. Texans Extended Break Comes at a Good Time

    The Texans have 10 full days between their loss on Thursday night to the Colts and their Monday Night Football matchup in Pittsburgh on Oct. 20.....

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  20. Ryan Fitzpatrick Is Still the Best QB for 2014 Texans

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  21. Pressure on Texans' Coaches, Players to Correct Mistakes

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  22. O'Brien Sees Texans' .500 Mark as Glass Half Full

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  23. Jadeveon Clowney Hopes to Return for Steelers' Game

    Outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is hoping to return for the Oct. 20 nationally-televised game at Pittsburgh ...

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  24. O'Brien Has No Answers for Another Slow Start

    The Texans yearned for a fast start offensively Thursday night, an effort worthy of the exuberance the defense had shown at the outset of every game this season.....

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  25. DeAndre Hopkins Wanted No Part of the Scramble for Ryan Fitzpatrick's Fumble

    NFL wide receivers must be willing to go after balls in the air that can put them in vulnerable positions. Apparently DeAndre Hopkins of the Houston Texans forgot that the same logic applies to live balls on the ground...

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