2:22 PM EST, Sun December 21, 2014
Houston Chronicle 21 mins ago

Andre Johnson reaches 1,000-catch milestone

Andre Johnson became the 10th player in NFL history — and the second-fastest — to record 1,000 career receptions. Johnson reached the milestone on a 4-yard pass from Case Keenum with 12 minutes left in the second quarter. Johnson entered the game with 996 catches and had three on the Texans’ first drive of the […]
Houston Chronicle 19 hours ago

Guide to the game: Players to watch and key questions for Texans-Ravens matchup

• • • • • • Players to watch Case Keenum, Texans quarterback After spending his rookie year on the practice squad, he was 0-8 as a starter last season, losing seven games by seven or fewer points. He struggled with Bill O’Brien’s offense in camp and preseason. He got a refresher course, but nobody […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 20, 2014

Playoffs, not revenge, on former Texans running back Justin Forsett’s mind

• • • • • • OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Former Texans running back Justin Forsett isn’t making Baltimore fans forget Ray Rice, but he’s doing an exceptional job of replacing him. The Ravens are Forsett’s fourth team in four seasons, and he’s having a career year with 208 carries for 1,128 yards (5.4 average) […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Texans focused on Ravens after good practice week, O’Brien says

The Texans had to deal with another quarterback change and several key injuries this week. But coach Bill O’Brien and his players said the team is focused and ready for Baltimore on Sunday, following an encouraging week of practice. “It’s been a good week. A lot of energy. Guys have been flying around,” O’Brien said […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Texans’ Louis Nix III working out, running during injury rehab

Louis Nix III, the No. 83 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft, started the year on season-ending injury reserve and has rarely been seen since training camp. Nix said Friday he’s making progress during his rehab and is on schedule. “I’m just doing whatever they tell me to do. … Just working out,” Nix […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Texans LB Mohamed out vs. Ravens; WR Hopkins gametime decision

Linebacker Mike Mohamed (concussion) is out for Sunday’s home game against Baltimore, Texans coach Bill O’Brien said Friday. Wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (ankle) will be a gametime decision. Twitter: ChronBrianSmith  
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Case Keenum on potentially starting vs. Ravens: ‘It’d mean a lot’

Technically, it’s still down to Case Keenum vs. Thad Lewis for the Texans’ starting quarterback spot Sunday against Baltimore at NRG Stadium. Texans coach Bill O’Brien didn’t alter his decision Friday to wait until just before gametime to announce who’ll lead the team. But several Texans referred to Keenum as a leader Friday, while discussing […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Texans’ Bad Breaks + Indy’s Luck = Big Loss…with OneTexFan

Texans’ Bad Breaks + Indy’s Luck = Big Loss …with OneTexFan Sometimes it’s tough to separate your mind from the heart and I confess that my heart got away from me. I wanted that win in Indianapolis. I’m not a journalist, and I never claimed to be one. I write what I know. I write […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Ryan Mallett says he wants to return to the Texans

Injured Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett said on Friday he would like to return to the team next year. Mallett, who suffered a season-ending injury after starting two games, acknowledged the team is still in the season and it’s early in the process. Mallett’s contract runs out after this season. He said he’s feeling better and […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 19, 2014

Gary Kubiak: ‘I’m very proud of Arian’

OWINGS MILLS, MD. – This week, a lot of Gary Kubiak’s former players praised him for the role he played in their careers as the Texans’ head coach from 2006 until he was fired last season. Running back Arian Foster played five seasons for Kubiak. “I got a lot of love for Kub, man,” Foster […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 18, 2014

McClain’s picks for Week 16: Texans looking for bounce-back win

Last week: 12-4 (.750) straight up; 9-6-1 (.594) vs. spread. Season: 146-77-1 (.654) straight up; 112-108-4 (.509) vs. spread. john.mcclain@chron.com twitter.com/mcclain_on_nfl
Houston Chronicle Dec 18, 2014

Brian Cushing taking ups and downs of comeback season in stride

This season has presented linebacker Brian Cushing with a variety of challenges as he tried to regain his old form after suffering season-ending knee injuries in 2012 and 2013. Against Indianapolis Sunday, he only played on 28 of 64 snaps. But he resisted the temptation to complain. “It’s been frustrating at times,” said Cushing, who […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 18, 2014

Texans will get Mercilus back; Hopkins dealing with ankle injury

It was good news and perhaps a little bad news on the injury front for the Texans on Thursday. Coach Bill O’Brien said the team will get back linebacker Whitney Mercilus for Sunday’s game against Baltimore. Mercilus has been dealing with a back issue and missed last week’s contest at Indianapolis. “He’ll play,” O’Brien said. […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 18, 2014

Young Jets defensive tackle says he’s just as good as Texans star J.J. Watt

The thing about being the best at what you do, especially in sports, is that more often than not you go from being the hunter to the hunted. Here’s the latest reminder that you’re at the top of the mountain, J.J. Watt. In a Thursday interview with ESPN.com, second-year New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon […]
Houston Chronicle Dec 18, 2014

Native Houstonian Gary Kubiak likely to be ‘emotional’ in return to NRG Stadium

• • • • • • OWINGS MILLS, MD. — No matter where Gary Kubiak coaches, he’ll always call Houston home. Kubiak, in his first season as Baltimore’s offensive coordinator, returns to his hometown on Sunday when the Ravens play the Texans, who fired him with three games remaining last season when they finished 2-14. […]

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