Posts Tagged ‘Houston Texans’
Posted: Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Tom Brady, Andre Johnson, Darrelle Revis, Houston Texans, Isaac Redman, James Harrison, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Wes Welker
Yes, Darrelle Revis is imposing to opposing fantasy owners, but Jason Smith says you don’t always need to be afraid of him.
Posted: Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Andre Johnson, Chad Henne, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Knowshon Moreno, Miami Dolphins, Willis McGahee
The Texans have been coy about Andre Johnson’s injury, but there is starting to be some clarity as to its severity.
Posted: Monday, October 3rd, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers
This week, the Playbook research staff started its day by putting aside watching every game from Minute 1 to Minute 60. But that doesn’t mean we took a real break.
Posted: Monday, October 3rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Andre Johnson, Ben Tate, Houston Texans, Mario Manningham, New York Giants, Roy Helu, Ryan Torain, Tim Hightower, Washington Redskins
Andre Johnson’s injury might not be as serious as first thought, but it could still be enough to keep him out for a time.
Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Brian Billick, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Joe Theismann, Pittsburgh Steelers, Roger Goodell
Week 4 marks the end of the first quarter of the season, a significant landmark for most coaches, and that means a lot of teams will have their first-quarter “grade” on the line when they take the field this weekend.
Posted: Thursday, September 29th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Tale of the Tape, Houston Texans, Pittsburgh Steelers, Playbook
At 2-1, both Houston and Pittsburgh need to make a statement in this game. The Steelers want to show they are still a contender after starting the season with an embarrassing loss to the Ravens. The Texans, on the other hand, are coming off of a stunning loss to the Saints last week and need to prove that they are a playoff-caliber team.
Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Bill Cowher, Bill Parcells, Cris Carter, Curtis Martin, Denarius Moore, Houston Texans, Jerome Bettis, Jerome Brown, Matt Hasselbeck, Miami Dolphins, New Orleans Saints, Nnamdi Asomugha, Paul Alexander, Philadelphia Eagles, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Reggie White
Get an early clue about next year’s Class of 2012 when the Pro Football Hall of Fame releases its preliminary list of nominees on Wednesday at 2 p.m. ET. Log onto NFL.com or tune into NFL Network for full coverage.
Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints, Peyton Manning, Wade Phillips
It’s only been two games — but so far, so good for the Wade Phillips defense in Houston. The Texans have been struggling for years to field a playoff-caliber defense, and the results have been far less than satisfactory. Enter Phillips as the new defensive coordinator.
Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Aaron Rodgers, Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Darren Sproles, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Kyle Williams, Marcell Dareus, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, Trent Cole, Washington Redskins, William Beatty
You have probably heard the phrase “a team is only as strong as its weakest link.” In the NFL, the difference between a team’s weakest link and their strongest can determine the outcome of a game.
Leading up to Sunday, we did a little tape study and tried to find a few links that could be broken.
Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Knowshon Moreno, Ahmad Bradshaw, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Brandon Jacobs, Carolina Panthers, Dallas Cowboys, Daniel Thomas, DeAngelo Williams, Denver Broncos, Felix Jones, Houston Texans, Jonathan Stewart, Miami Dolphins, Mike Tolbert, New York Giants, Reggie Bush, Ryan Mathews, San Diego Chargers, Tashard Choice, Willis McGahee
Jason Smith takes a look at which running back platoons are the most attractive in Week 3.
Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Arian Foster, Dallas Cowboys, Felix Jones, Houston Texans, Mario Manningham, New York Giants, Tony Romo
Arian Foster is still nursing his tweaked hamstring and now sounds like he plans on sitting out another week.
Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans, Michael Vick, St. Louis Rams, Tom Brady
It’s time for the “Playbook” mailbag. Are the Texans primed to take the AFC South? How can the Eagles better protect Michael Vick? Is it the best strategy to blitz Tom Brady? Get the answers from the “Playbook” crew.
Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Houston Texans
Yet again Arian Foster owners need to keep tabs on whether the running back will see action this week.
Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Around the League, Arian Foster, Atlanta Falcons, Ben Tate, Crypt Keeper, Dallas Cowboys, DeSean Jackson, Houston Texans, Jeremy Maclin, Jessica Simpson, Michael Vick, Music City Miracle, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tom Brady, Tony Romo
With Sunday’s action is in the books, some early impressions of what went down in Week 2.
Posted: Sunday, September 18th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arian Foster, Houston Texans, Week 2 injuries 2011
The Texans tried to play it cautious with RB Arian Foster and his hamstring injury, but that plan didn’t keep him from re-aggravating the injury against the Dolphins on Sunday.