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  1. Where Texans' roster stands now: Defense

    Tania Ganguli

    Yesterday we caught ourselves up with the offensive side of the Houston Texans' roster following moves over the past few weeks. Today we take a look at how the defense is shaping up. It's a lot more complete than the last time we did this. Defe...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  2. Reviewing the Bears' drafts: 2012

    Jeff Dickerson

    Here's Part 4 of our series reviewing the past five drafts of the Chicago Bears. For the first time since 2002, the Bears had a new set of eyes overseeing the draft process. The Bears fired longtime general manager Jerry Angelo at the end of the 2...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  3. RTC: Mercilus weighs in on Clowney

    Tania Ganguli

    Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans ... Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus hasn't had a lot of time for in-depth conversations with the new Texans coaches about what his role will be in their defense, but he likes what he's heard, w...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  4. What went wrong? Outside linebackers

    Tania Ganguli

    In a recent radio interview on "Mike and Mike in the Morning," new Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien talked about the importance of needing to know his current roster and understand his own team before assessing what it needs. As the houston staf...

    Blog | January 16, 2014
  5. Upon Further Review: Jaguars Week 12

    Michael DiRocco

    HOUSTON -- A review of four hot issues from the Jacksonville Jaguars' 13-6 victory over the Houston Texans: Shorts involved: Jaguars coach Gus Bradley and offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch said they were going to get receiver Cecil Shorts more invo...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  6. Get to know the Houston Texans

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jaguars' poor season was expected. What has happened in Houston, however, was not. The Texans started the season 2-0 but have lost eight consecutive games. Quarterback Matt Schaub, who threw for 4,008 yards last season, h...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  7. Rapid Reaction: Seahawks 23, Texans 20

    Tania Ganguli

    HOUSTON -- Some thoughts from the Houston Texans' 23-20 overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks. What it means: It took the Seahawks some time to wake up, but until then, the Texans dominated them. The same old mistakes returned late, though, capped...

    Blog | September 29, 2013
  8. Whitney Mercilus fined $15K for hit on Joe Flacco of Baltimore Ra...

    Tania Ganguli

    Houston Texans outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus was fined $15,000 for a hit on Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in Sunday's game.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2013
  9. The inaugural Texans Twitter mailbag

    Tania Ganguli


    Blog | September 14, 2013
  10. Coaches review Cushing's performance

    Tania Ganguli

    HOUSTON -- Tackle statistics are a shifty bunch. After inside linebacker Brian Cushing's season opener, the stat-keepers in San Diego only gave him five total tackles -- four solo and one assist. That tied him with outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  11. Texans' Mercilus transitions to full-time role

    Tania Ganguli

    SAN DIEGO -- Last season the Houston Texans didn't use outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus much, but when they did he made a difference. Their first-round draft pick from 2012 only played 469 snaps last season, putting him in the bottom half of pl...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  12. Double Coverage: Texans at Chargers

    Tania Ganguli

    In the second half of the opening Monday night doubleheader, Houston is traveling to San Diego to put an end to NFL Week 1. The Chargers are in rebuild mode, while the Texans are looking to take the next step this season and become true Super Bowl co...

    Blog | September 06, 2013
  13. RTC: Schaub doesn't shy from expectations

    Tania Ganguli

    Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans... Quarterback Matt Schaub tells John McClain of the Houston Chronicle that Antonio Smith is right, anything short of the Super Bowl would be a failure for the Texans. It's been their refrain since last s...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  14. Houston's Willie Jefferson raw, improving

    Tania Ganguli

    The best thing about outside linebacker Willie Jefferson right now is his ceiling. It's high. This is only the third season Jefferson has played defense. He switched from receiver after transferring to Stephen F. Austin. Though he made an impac...

    Blog | August 26, 2013
  15. Texans' undrafted rookies to keep an eye on

    Tania Ganguli

    Most of the rookie love during the offseason and training camp for the Houston Texans has gone to first-round pick receiver DeAndre Hopkins and second-round pick safety D.J. Swearinger. Hopkins has added a completely new dimension to the Texans' o...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  16. Texans do well adding Mays to LB group

    Paul Kuharsky

    When Bob McNair bemoaned the Texans linebacking depth on Jan. 13, it came across as silly. Houston used 11 different linebackers last year. Brian Cushing, Bradie James, Tim Dobbins, Daryl Sharpton, Barrett Ruud and Mister Alexander all played i...

    Blog | July 29, 2013