1. 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 12 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 12 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 12 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 12 months ago 5,410 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 12 months ago 2,272 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 12 months ago 57 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 12 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 12 months ago 74 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 12 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 12 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  11. 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...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 12 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  13. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  14. 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.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

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

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 1,332 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    Cameron Wolfe Written by Cameron Wolfe about 12 months ago 3,749 reads 10 comments

  17. Texans Asst. Coach Has Great 'Macho Man' Impersonation

    A new season of HBO's Hard Knocks is upon us, and amidst the expected f-bombs and sideshows has emerged a gem: Texans assistant strength coach Sean Hayes pulling off a marvelous “Macho Man” Randy Savage impersonation...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  18. With Foster Out, Blue Prepared to Step Up for Texans

    HOUSTON (AP) — Alfred Blue isn't daunted at the prospect of filling in for Arian Foster . The second-year player is calm and cool about stepping up for the Houston Texans with Foster out indefinitely after groin surgery...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 months ago 412 reads 0 comments

  19. O'Brien: Louis Nix III to Get 'A Lot of Snaps' vs. 49ers

    Nose tackle Louis Nix III has a lot to prove. He'll have ample opportunity this week when the Texans open up their 2015 preseason against San Francisco at NRG Stadium...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  20. First Depth Chart Released by Texans

    The Texans have a depth chart. But they still haven't named a starting quarterback. The team released it's first unofficial depth chart of 2015, and under.....

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 months ago 618 reads 0 comments

  21. Tight Ends Need to Assert Themselves in Texans' Offense

    Nobody would ever confuse Garrett Graham for Rob Gronkowski . He doesn't have a party bus, and he's not on anybody's future Hall of Famer short list like Gronkowski. And despite spending his...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 months ago 115 reads 0 comments

  22. Bill O'Brien Asked Parents Not to Watch 'Hard Knocks'

    Texans coach Bill O'Brien has seen tonight's first “Hard Knocks” episode and, as feared, he may have helped it earn an “R” rating...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 months ago 184 reads 0 comments

  23. Starting QB for First Preseason Game Still Up in Air

    Texans coach Bill O'Brien isn't close to naming his starting quarterback for the season or for Saturday's preseason opener against San Francisco ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 months ago 74 reads 0 comments

  24. Andre Hal Adjusts to Switch from Cornerback to Safety

    Andre Hal, then a backup cornerback, was told late last season that it would serve him well to start figuring out what was required of the Texans ' safeties...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  25. Brian Hoyer vs. Ryan Mallett: Updates on Texans' QB Battle

    The Houston Texans came into training camp this summer with a quarterback battle on their hands, with Brian Hoyer and Ryan Mallett competing for the starting job. Drew Dougherty of HoustonTexans ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 months ago 60,058 reads 51 comments