The Early Lead: Houston Texans


Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Mike Shanahan: Houston Texans won’t pursue him, reports say

After firing Gary Kubiak, owner Bob McNair reportedly wants a “calmer” coach...say, Lovie Smith.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:28 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, Mike Shanahan, NFL

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Ed Reed released by Houston Texans

Former Ravens star safety had signed as a free agent, but was plagued by injuries.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:24 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ed Reed, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Texans Coach Gary Kubiak released from hospital

Wade Phillips is expected to coach the team this weekend as coach recovers from mini-stroke.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:29 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Kubiak, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Texans Coach Gary Kubiak suffered mini-stroke, report says

It’s unclear when he’ll rejoin the team as he continues to receive treatment in a Houston hospital.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:02 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Kubiak, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Texans Coach Gary Kubiak update: Still hospitalized after collapse

Houston coach will undergo further tests, reportedly received anti-clotting medication Sunday night.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:32 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Kubiak, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Texans Coach Gary Kubiak collapses, will undergo tests

Houston’s coach fell to the turf at halftime, remains hospitalized.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:17 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gary Kubiak, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013

NFL Roundup: Peyton Manning loses in emotional return to Indianapolis

Manning received a warm welcome, but his Denver Broncos lost 39-33 Sunday night. Week 7 was also dominated by multiple injuries to star players.

By Kelyn Soong  |  02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Luck, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Roethlisberger, brian cushing, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Geno Smith, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Jay Cutler, Joe Flacco, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Peyton Manning, Pittsburgh Steelers, Reggie Wayne, Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams, Tom Brady

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Texans fans cheer when Matt Schaub suffers ankle injury

His Houston teammates and even the St. Louis Rams thought it was ugly.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arian Foster, Houston Texans, Matt Schaub, NFL

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Texans fans confronted Matt Schaub; police deny report (updated)

While one fan berated Houston quarterback, another took photos. Neither he nor his family was harmed.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:46 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, Matt Schaub, NFL

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Ed Reed signs with Texans, Ravens interested in Elvis Dumervil

Baltimore turns its attention to Denver's defensive end after yet another part of its defense departs.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:33 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Ed Reed, Elvis Dumervil, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Arian Foster earns respect of Urlacher, Bears defense

The Houston Texans got the better of the Chicago Bears with Arian Foster carrying a big load.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:40 PM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Arian Foster earns respect of Urlacher, Bears’ defense

The Houston Texans got the better of the Chicago Bears with Arian Foster carrying a big load.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:40 PM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Houston Texans, NFL

Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Report: NFL will review Matt Slauson block on Brian Cushing

The NFL reportedly will review Matt Slauson's controversial block on Brian Cushing, the one on which Cushing suffered a torn ACL.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:03 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, New York Jets, NFL

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 10/09/2012

Report: Brian Cushing has a torn ACL

Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing may have a torn ACL, which infuriates his former USC teammate Clay Matthews.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:50 AM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, New York Jets, NFL

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Report: Tim Tebow will get “larger role” against Texans

With the New York Jets stalling on offense, Tim Tebow reportedly will have a larger role tonight against the Houston Texans.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:22 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Houston Texans, New York Jets, NFL