The Great First Pick Debate of 2014: QB, Clowney, or trade?

It all started with the final offensive play for the Houston Texans on December 29 2013 versus the Tennessee Titans.  Quarterback Matt Schaub had just air mailed a belated Christmas present to an opposing player. Said player, Michael Griffin, as happy to see Matt Schaub throwing in his general vicinity as a child is at […]

March 2014 by billywitt

Thoughts on the Texans’ Moves in Free Agency

After an initial period of inactivity in free agency, Rick Smith and company eventually joined the fun and chaos by re-signing Garrett Graham and signing Jerrell Powe, Ryan Fitzpatrick, and Kendrick Lewis. Graham was a must re-sign after the Texans cut ties with Owen Daniels.  If they had not resigned Graham, the Texans would only […]

March 2014 by ethancohen

Mark Sanchez to Houston?

Could Houston realistically be the next spot for the infamous Mark Sanchez?  As reported by Ian Rapoport, if the Houston Texans do end up shipping Matt Schaub and his ludicrous contract off to the Oakland Raiders or the Cleveland Browns, they could be players in the Mark Sanchez sweepstakes if he were to get cut […]

March 2014 by ethancohen

Sifting Through the Free Agent Rubble: What Are the Texans Doing?

After witnessing perhaps the most chaotic and fast-moving first day of free agency, the Houston Texans remain as one of the few teams that have not signed a single player.  However, that has not stopped former players Earl Mitchell, Bryan Braman, Joe Mays, and Terrell McClain from signing big contracts with other teams.  Players that […]

March 2014 by ethancohen

5 Positions the Texans Must Address in Free Agency and the NFL Draft

The Houston Texans, like all other NFL teams, have some apparent holes to fill in their present roster.  With free agency and the NFL Draft approaching, it will be interesting to see how the Texans address their obvious needs.  Will they let tenured Texans players walk, like Antonio Smith and Earl Mitchell, in order to […]

March 2014 by ethancohen

Demarcus Ware, a Houston Texan?

With news that Demarcus Ware could be a possible cap casualty for the Dallas Cowboys, one wonders what teams may be interested in the future Hall of Fame pass rusher if he does end up getting cut.  A possible destination for the 31 year old could be the Houston Texans, who are in desperate need […]

February 2014 by ethancohen

Would the Texans Trade for Ryan Mallett or Kirk Cousins?

Both the Washington Redskins and the New England Patriots have a similar goal this offseason: they both want to attain second round picks for their backup quarterbacks.  As reported by Mark Maske of the Washington Post, the Redskins would like a second round pick in return for the services of Kirk Cousins.  Similarly, Ian Rapoport […]

February 2014 by ethancohen

3 Ways for the Texans to Get Back to the Playoffs

With it being Super Bowl Sunday, I thought it would be appropriate to address the state of the Houston Texans and their pursuit of reaching the Super Bowl.  After hitting rock bottom this season after an off-season filled with Super Bowl hopes and aspirations, the Texans look to be in re-building mode (although owner Bob […]

February 2014 by ethancohen

Why Re-Signing Garrett Graham Makes Sense

The Houston Texans began the 2013-2014 NFL season with Super Bowl aspirations.  By the end of the year, they were ready to move on from the dumpster fire of a season and look forward to a new beginning.  There were very few bright spots from the season that could be recalled.  Yes, J.J. Watt was […]

January 2014 by ethancohen