7:36 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014

Fantasy Update

Aug 17, 2014
Despite playing second behind Ryan Fitzpatrick in Friday's preseason game, coach Bill O'Brien confirmed rookie Tom Savage remains third string on the Texans' quarterback depth chart.
CSN Houston Aug 18, 2014

By the Numbers: Fitzpatrick's legs

Ryan Fitzpatrick has 48 yards rushing through two preseason games. Here's a look at the history of Fitzpatrick's use of his legs.
Houston Chronicle Aug 18, 2014

Rookie QB Tom Savage tossed into an early fire

Rookie quarterback Tom Savage was limited in throwing against the Falcons because coach Bill O’Brien wanted the fourth-round pick to focus on running the offense and not be overloaded. Savage relieved starter Ryan Fitzpatrick But the Pittsburgh product was only allowed to throw the ball five times, completing four passes for just 8 yards. “We […]
Houston Chronicle Aug 18, 2014

Fitzpatrick takes step forward against Falcons

The veteran quarterback who engineers end-of-half touchdown drives, improves as the game unfolds and doesn’t turn the ball over? That’s who Texans coach Bill O’Brien wants. And that’s who Ryan Fitzpatrick was Saturday night, during the Texans’ 32-7 blowout of the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium. Fitzpatrick started slow but finished strong, going 9-of-12 for […]
CSN Houston Aug 17, 2014

OB on Fitzpatrick; Keenum ahead of Savage

What did Bill O'Brien think about Ryan Fitzpatrick's game on Saturday? And how is the backup quarterback battle shaking out?
CSN Houston Aug 17, 2014

Fitzpatrick impresses in key two-minute drill

Ryan Fitzpatrick came back into Saturday's game for a two-minute drill and showed he can run the Texans' offense.
Houston Chronicle Aug 16, 2014

Texans QB Ryan Fitzpatrick shines in opening half against Falcons

Almost all Fitzmagic. No Pickpatrick. A world removed from his initial preseason failure, Ryan Fitzpatrick on Saturday was the quarterback the Texans have been hopefully promising for months. Smart and efficient. Calm and controlled. Accurate, experienced and even thrillingly dangerous. After being at the center of a media storm this week, the 10-year veteran responded […]
Houston Chronicle Aug 15, 2014

Five Texans to watch vs. Falcons

Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick One good thing about being a 10-year veteran is being able to put an awful performance behind you. Fitzpatrick was 6-of-14 for 55 yards and two interceptions with a 14.6 rating against Arizona. That’s not indicative of the kind of quarterback he’s been. He needs to bounce back against the Falcons. It’ll […]
Houston Chronicle Aug 14, 2014

O’Brien looking at more than completed passes for Texans’ QBs

Ryan Fitzpatrick threw four consecutive incomplete passes during a situational drill Thursday against the Atlanta Falcons, with the initial three fired out of reach of the closest receiver. Case Keenum displayed his arm strength with a deep touchdown, but again struggled to find consistency and missed badly on several throws. Tom Savage rarely took snaps, […]
Houston Chronicle Aug 11, 2014

The Sports Update: Robertson and Smith talk Fitzpatrick, O’Brien (video)

Texans beat writers Dale Robertson and Brian T. Smith discuss head coach Bill O’Brien’s decision to stick with Ryan Fitzpatrick as the team’s starting quarterback after a 32-0 preseason loss to the Arizona Cardinals Saturday night.
Houston Chronicle Aug 10, 2014

Texans’ Duane Brown says QB Ryan Fitzpatrick ‘is our guy’

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Duane Brown has watched Matt Schaub and Case Keenum come and go as the Texans’ starting quarterback. In 2014, Brown is blocking for veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, who has been sharp during training camp but was abysmal Saturday during a 32-0 defeat to the Arizona Cardinals. Texans coach Bill O’Brien was adamant the […]
Houston Chronicle Aug 9, 2014

Like many Texans, Fitzpatrick struggles in preseason opener

GLENDALE, Ariz. – No Fitzmagic. All Pickpatrick. The Ryan Fitzpatrick-era opened with a sinking thud Saturday, as the Texans’ veteran quarterback completed just 6-of-14 passes for 55 yards, two interceptions and an abysmal 14.6 passer rating during the first half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Fitzpatrick, 31, guided the Texans to […]
Rotoworld Aug 9, 2014

Ryan Fitzpatrick plays entire first half - Ryan Fitzpatrick (QB) Houston Texans

Ryan Fitzpatrick was 6-for-14 with 55 yards and two interceptions in the Texans' preseason opener.
FFToday Aug 9, 2014

Fitzpatrick struggles in preseason opener

Texans QB played much of the first half The Ryan Fitzpatrick-era opened with a sinking thud Saturday, as the Texans' veteran quarterback completed just 6-of-14 passes for 55 yards, two interceptions and an abysmal 14.6 passer rating during the first half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Fitzpatrick, 31, guided the Texans to back-to-back three-and-outs to open the game, then threw an interception to Arizona linebacker Marcus Benard to end the Texans' final drive of the first half. (Houston Chronicle) FF Today's Take: The Texans played without...
Houston Chronicle Aug 3, 2014

Is Ryan Fitzpatrick’s beard hot?

Things got serious Sunday during Day 8 of the Texans’ training camp, with veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick asked about the elephant in the room that had somehow previously been ignored during media interviews. With his already-thick beard growing thicker and longer, and July having turned to August, the 10-year QB received a probing query about […]

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