August 19, 2017
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Texans’ DeAndre Hopkins Praises Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson

Houston Texans Pro Bowl receiver DeAndre Hopkins has high praise for quarterbacks Tom Savage and rookie Deshaun Watson, but believes Houston’s veteran quarterback has earned the team’s starting role this offseason. “I like his leadership,” Hopkins said of Savage, via Pro Football Talk. “From last year when he wasn’t playing …

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Texans’ Bill O’Brien: Deshaun Watson ‘Getting Better Every Day’

Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson is impressing teammates and the coaching staff with his play and work ethic through the first two weeks of organized team activities. “He’s in here all the time studying,” Texans head coach Bill O’Brien said, via Houston’s team website. “I think he was coached …

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Texans GM: Deshaun Watson Will Compete For Starting QB Role In 2017

The Houston Texans have witnessed their Super Bowl aspirations be crushed by poor quarterback play in the playoffs the past two years, and are surely hoping Deshaun Watson will be the difference maker for the franchise after trading up for him in the 2017 NFL Draft. Unlike most of the quarterbacks taken …

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Houston Texans Hire Wes Welker As An Assistant Coach

Another former New England Patriot will be joining the Houston Texans coaching staff in 2017, as the team announced Monday that they had hired 12-year veteran wide receiver and special teams return man Wes Welker to be the team’s new offensive/special teams assistant coach. The hiring reunites Welker with his former …

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Brock Osweiler Earns Starting Role In Texans AFC Wild Card Win

The Houston Texans won their first postseason game since the 2012 season on Saturday with a dominant performance over the Oakland Raiders 27-14. The Texans made Raiders quarterback Connor Cook’s first career start a living nightmare, as they sacked Oakland’s rookie quarterback five times and forced three interceptions. Houston’s defense …

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Texans Name Brock Osweiler Starting QB Ahead Of Saturday’s AFC Wild Card Game

Houston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler has been named the team’s starting quarterback ahead of Saturday’s AFC wild-card game against the Oakland Raiders. O’Brien: “Brock Osweiler will be the starting quarterback for us on Saturday.” — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) January 3, 2017 The Texans quarterback was benched in favor of Tom …

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