Coming into the 2020 offseason, the Houston Texans’ needs were few and easy to address: upgrade at cornerback, find pass rush help, and figure out who starts at running back. It was going to be a challenge given that Houston traded their first-round pick to the Miami Dolphins as part of the Laremy Tunsil exchange, dealt a third-round pick to the Cleveland Browns for Duke … [Read more...] about Did the Texans get worse after 2020 free agency?
The #Texans are sending a 2nd round pick to the #Rams in exchange for WR Brandin Cooks and a future fourth-round pick, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 9, 2020 Trader Bill is at it again. According to a report from Ian Rapoport on Thursday, the Houston Texans traded one of their 2020 second-round picks and a future fourth-round pick to the Los Angeles Rams for … [Read more...] about Report: Texans trade with Rams for WR Brandin Cooks
The Houston Texans traded a 2020 second-round pick and a future fourth-round pick to the Los Angeles Rams on Thursday for receiver Brandin Cooks. The move helps the Texans assemble receiving talent to find a way to replace the production lost with trading three-time All-Pro receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Arizona Cardinals on March 16. Hopkins was shipped to the Cardinals for … [Read more...] about How much will WR Brandin Cooks' contract cost the Texans?
The Houston Texans are doing their due diligence by meeting virtually with the University of Houston offensive tackle and Richmond George Bush High School alumnus, Josh Jones. Easily one of the most impressive offensive linemen in the draft, Jones is a big and powerful force. At 6-5, 319 pounds, he cuts an imposing figure, but despite his size, he shows impressive speed the … [Read more...] about Texans meet virtually with former Houston OT Josh Jones
The Houston Texans continue their draft “visits” via their cell phones with Utah defensive tackle Leki Fotu one of the latest to add to the list. The 6-5, 330-pound former U.S. National rugby player, Fotu is a surprisingly agile player for his size. Named first-team All-Pac 12 after both of his final two seasons with the Utes, these were the only seasons in which he was … [Read more...] about Texans meet virtually with former Utah DT Leki Fotu
The McNair family may be richer than King Midas, but they still aren’t among the upper crust of sports owners. According to a recent list from Forbes of the world’s richest sports team owners, the McNair family that owns the Houston Texans failed to crack the top 20. There were seven NFL owners on the list including the Carolina Panthers’ David Tepper, the Los Angeles Rams’ … [Read more...] about Texans' McNair family doesn't crack Forbes' list of top-20 richest sports owners
The new-look NFL Draft preparation is fully underway with the Houston Texans interviewing Notre Dame safety Alohi Gilman via Facetime. Gilman spent his freshman year at the Naval Academy before transferring to Notre Dame, a team he eventually became a captain of. Standing at 5-10 and 201 pounds he is somewhat undersized and doesn’t possess great speed as proven after he clocked … [Read more...] about Texans meet virtually with former Notre Dame S Alohi Gilman
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Atlanta Falcons have unveiled their latest uniforms, which begs the question on the mind of every Houston sports fan: when will the Texans upgrade their look? The Texans already have some of the nicer looking uniform combinations in the NFL. However, they should make these four changes for the 2020 season. 1. Make the color rush jerseys permanent … [Read more...] about 4 jersey changes the Texans need to make for the 2020 season
“The Texans Talk Podcast” has returned for a second season just in time to discuss the unexpectedly crazy last few weeks for the Houston Texans. With Bill O’Brien trading DeAndre Hopkins and bringing in David Johnson, signing Randall Cobb, and a lot more. In this special twinbill, Texans insider Jake Asman joins the podcast to go over the latest moves. Pro Football Network’s … [Read more...] about Texans Talk Podcast: Summarizing free agency and looking to the draft