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  1. Colts' backup QB choices are super-weak

    Paul Kuharsky

    Drew Stanton knows Bruce Arians' system quite well from working as Andrew Luck's backup, and could have a chance for some playing time in Arizona. His departure to the Cardinals means the Indianapolis Colts have a new need: A No. 2 behind Luck. It...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  2. Eight in the Box: Quarterback situations

    Paul Kuharsky

    Welcome to Eight in the Box, an NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week's topic: How each AFC South team needs to address the quarterback position. Houston Texans Matt Schaub didn't finish the season with...

    Blog | March 01, 2013
  3. Texans vie with Patriots for AFC supremacy

    Paul Kuharsky

    It's been a while since the New England Patriots won a Super Bowl, but they remain the standard-bearers in the AFC. They've been to two of the past five Super Bowls, including the most recent one. They've been in five of the previous 11 Super Bowl...

    Blog | December 08, 2012
  4. Houston Texans cut-down analysis

    Paul Kuharsky

    Click here for the complete list of Houston Texans' roster moves. Most significant move: Backup free safety Troy Nolan was a surprising cut, and won't be on the market for very long. Shiloh Keo stuck. While he's a willing special-teamer and can hi...

    Blog | August 31, 2012
  5. AFC South free-agency assessment

    Paul Kuharsky

    Houston Texans Key additions: None. Key losses: OLB Mario Williams, RG Mike Brisiel, CB Jason Allen, TE Joel Dreessen, RT Eric Winston (cut), ILB DeMeco Ryans (traded), FB Lawrence Vickers (cut), QB Matt Leinart (cut). Keepers and finance: N...

    Blog | March 29, 2012
  6. Assessing the Texans' free-agent losses

    Paul Kuharsky

    Gary Kubiak conceded the early stages of free agency were rough on the Houston Texans. They re-signed running back Arian Foster before he got to restricted free agency, and managed to keep center Chris Myers after he saw some interest from outside...

    Blog | March 26, 2012
  7. Addition and subtraction

    Paul Kuharsky

    A free-agency roundup for the AFC South so far. We're not including a team's own free agents that it has re-signed: Houston Additions: None Subtractions: OLB Mario Williams (Buffalo); RT Eric Winston (cut, Kansas City); CB Jason Allen (Cinci...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  8. What I'd do if I ran the Texans

    Paul Kuharsky

    The money isn't mine. I'm not certain about what you can afford and what the market will pay when free agency opens on March 13. I'm not positive about your plans and schemes. But I've got a good sense of your team. We've looked at your free agent...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  9. Seven takeaways from the combine

    Paul Kuharsky

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Let's hop around to seven things I took away from the NFL scouting combine with an AFC South takeaway on each: 1. There are a lot of intriguing receivers, but some insiders don't expect even Justin Blackmon to be a quick, high-impa...

    Blog | February 27, 2012
  10. Kubiak: Schaub set by May, No. 2 unclear

    Paul Kuharsky

    INDIANAPOLIS -- T.J. Yates showed himself to be a capable NFL quarterback after both Matt Schaub and Matt Leinart went down for the Texans, winning the franchise's first playoff game. But Gary Kubiak just told the media at the NFL scouting combine...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  11. Texans QBs will miss Greg Knapp

    Paul Kuharsky

    Greg Knapp's departure from Gary Kubiak's coaching staff will hurt Houston. According to, the Texans quarterback coach is leaving to coordinate the offense in Oakland in a second stint in the post for the Raiders. Knapp deserved a ton o...

    Blog | January 31, 2012
  12. Texans regular-season wrap-up

    Paul Kuharsky

    Arrow indicates direction team is trending. Final Power Ranking: 10 Preseason Power Ranking: 11 Biggest surprise: An impressive degree of resolve. Along the way to the AFC South title and the franchise's first playoff berth, the Texans lost o...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  13. Three things we learned about the Texans

    Paul Kuharsky

    HOUSTON -- The Texans sought to restore order and momentum in their season finale, while avoiding any more of the injury misfortune that's beset them all season long. Despite suffering a 23-22 loss to the Tennessee Titans at Reliant Stadium, the t...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  14. Houston's Yates: 'We were just being safe'

    Paul Kuharsky

    HOUSTON -- T.J. Yates and Gary Kubiak brought clarity to the quarterback's health situation after the Titans' 23-22 win over the Texans at Reliant Stadium Sunday. Yates said he has no doubts he will be able to play next week in the franchise's fir...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  15. Delhomme in at QB for Texans

    Paul Kuharsky

    HOUSTON -- Quarterback T.J. Yates is back on the Texans' sideline, but he's wearing a baseball cap and was chatting with Matt Leinart as Jake Delhomme took the field for a second series for the Texans. The Texans have not said what the injury is t...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  16. Converted skeptic: Kubiak has earned more

    Paul Kuharsky

    San Francisco's Jim Harbaugh is going to win coach of the year, and he's deserving. So this isn't a piece about how Houston's Gary Kubiak won't get fair consideration. He should be a solid second, and if he's not, does the way guys stack up behind...

    Blog | December 09, 2011