Houston Texans

The Fall of J.J. Watt?

Jun 8, 2017 By Dan Solomon

The NFL Network’s list of the top 100 players in the league ranks the Houston hero a lot lower than he was a year ago.

J.J. Watt
Mega Watt

Aug 13, 2015 By Skip Hollandsworth

He’s the best defensive player in the NFL but writes his own Christmas cards. He has thousands of fans who’d love to party, but he goes to bed at seven-thirty. He could be the league’s next MVP but enjoys buying his own groceries. Is Houston’s J. J. Watt for real?

The Texas Quarterback Shuffle

Sep 2, 2014 By Dan Solomon

Ryan Fitzpatrick's leash just got a whole lot shorter, Tony Romo's former backup just got a whole lot richer, and Texans fans who shudder the names "Schaub" and "Carr" just got a whole lot more reasons to laugh at the potential San Antonio Raiders.

Meet the Next Head Coach of the Houston Texans

Dec 9, 2013 By Dan Solomon

The Texans fired Gary Kubiak on Friday, after the team's two-win season put them in the driver's seat for the first overall pick in next year's draft. And owner Bob McNair has very specific ideas about what he wants from the next head coach. 

Does It Matter How Much Marijuana NFL Players Smoke?

Nov 13, 2013 By Dan Solomon

Former Cowboys receiver Sam Hurd was arrested after attempting to set himself up as a Chicago drug lord—while he was drawing a veteran's salary from the Bears—and this week he revealed to Sports Illustrated how many of his former teammates in Dallas he sold "the loudest weed in California" to. How big of a problem are pot-smoking NFL players?

Cowboys Fans Are Enjoying This Wade-Phillips-As-Texans-Interim-Coach Thing

Nov 6, 2013 By Dan Solomon

Cowboys fans who hated Wade Phillips when he was the head coach in Dallas have had to watch as he's been responsible for the rebirth of the Houston Texans' defense. Now that he's been tapped to serve as the team's interim head coach while Gary Kubiak recovers from a mini-stroke, those fans are doing some gloating on Twitter.