May 13, 3 years ago

Avoiding MLB Arm Injuries

Avoiding MLB Arm Injuries

The Jose Fernandez injury with the Marlins begs a deeper question – What can be done to prevent further arm injuries to young pitchers? With the Astros having the first pick in this year’s draft and looking at hard throwing young pitchers…

May 13, 3 years ago

Andre Johnson Wants Out?

Andre Johnson Wants Out?

Here we go. AJ wants out. Not everyone is buying O’Brien knows what he is doing considering his approach to QBs. In this Brian T. Smith Houston Chronicle story, Andre openly wonders if he should be a Texan any longer….

May 13, 3 years ago

Texans Draft Recap

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After months of analyzing the 2014 NFL draft like a battleground election state, it is finally over and an evaluation of the Houston Texans selections can begin. For all the chatter about trading the first overall pick in the draft or selecting a dar…

May 11, 3 years ago

How would you grade the Texans Draft? [Poll]

How would you grade the Texans Draft? [Poll]

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May 11, 3 years ago

Texans Draft Grade [Links]

Texans Draft Grade [Links]

We’ve put together a few links to sites who wrapped up the Texans draft & graded out their picks. ESPN.com’s Tania Ganguli Fansided.com’s Hayden Kane Yahoo.com’s Shutdown Blog Dallas Star-Telegram’s Charean Williams …

May 10, 3 years ago

Louis Nix: Larger Than Life

Louis Nix: Larger Than Life

The Texans draft steal in the 3rd round is quite the character as ESPN’s Rick Reilly wrote in this story prior to his 2013 National Championship bid. He comes from a huge family & has an incredible relationship with his mom….

May 8, 3 years ago

Clowney & Rick Smith Press Conference [Video]

Clowney & Rick Smith Press Conference [Video]

Here are interviews from HoustonTexans.com with Texans #1 Jadeveon Clowney and GM Rick Smith following the Texans making the selection. Clowney talks about googling JJ Watt before his own games for inspiration while at South Carolina….

May 8, 3 years ago

Clowney Interviewed by Jimmy Fallon [Video]

Clowney Interviewed by Jimmy Fallon [Video]

In case you missed it, here’s Jimmy Fallon interviewing the Texans #1 pick Jadeveon Clowney. The interview ends with Clowney timing Fallon in the 40 yd dash….

May 7, 3 years ago

Boniek Garcia Playing for Honduras Team

Boniek Garcia Playing for Honduras Team

Houston Dynamo midfielder Boniek Garcia has been called up to the Honduras National Team for their World Cup prep camp, as Fuzion writes in this Dynamo Theory SB Nation post. The Dynamo will surely miss him on their roster over the next few weeks. &n…

May 7, 3 years ago

Who will Texans Take?

Who will Texans Take?

In this Chris Burke SI.com story, Chris analyzes the different possibilities the Texans have with the first pick: either selecting a DL, a QB, an OT, a wildcard (WR), or trading down, one of these things will definitely happen.  …

May 6, 3 years ago

Hooray! The Texans Draft is here!

Hooray! The Texans Draft is here!

The long awaited NFL Draft gets underway this week, and not a moment too soon after months of speculation. It is almost like the much anticipated 7th episode of the “Star Wars” film series, where there is endless chatter about what is going to ha…

May 6, 3 years ago

Nationally Ranked Cypress Ranch Baseball [Video]

Nationally Ranked Cypress Ranch Baseball [Video]

Cy Ranch fought their way through one of the best districts in the country to end their season in the top 25 and poised to make another run at a state title. I caught up with them for this Fox Sports Southwest High School Spotlight feature. -Robert L…

May 5, 3 years ago

GM Daryl Morey Q & A on Rockets Offseason

GM Daryl Morey Q & A on Rockets Offseason

Sad to say, but it is time for the Rockets offseason evaluations. In this Houston Chronicle Jonathan Feigen Q & A with GM Daryl Morey, we get some insight into what the Rockets are thinking about adding a 3rd superstar, where the team needs to im…

May 4, 3 years ago

Texans Competition in QB Hunt

Texans Competition in QB Hunt

The suspense surrounding what the Texans will do with the first overall pick has been building since December 29, when now-exiled quarterback Matt Schaub’s errant pass landed in the hands of Tennessee Titans safety Michael Griffin, clinching a 16-1…

May 3, 3 years ago

Draft Scenarios for Texans

Draft Scenarios for Texans

Where are the chips going to fall in this year’s NFL draft? Bill Barnwell examines in this Grantland article the different scenarios for the Texans if they select Jadaveon Clowney, Johnny Manziel, or they trade the pick.  …

May 3, 3 years ago

Houston Sports Fan Heartache Again

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Don’t Forget to Vote in HST Poll [Below] In the span of less than a second, the Houston Rockets went from exhilaration to bitter agony. The Rockets were poised to walk out of Portland with a defining victory and send their playoff series back h…