Archive for the ‘Houston Texans’ Category

Did DeAndre Hopkins Just Take A Shot At The Texans?

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

On the surface, this might seem innocent. However, Nuk is smart enough to know full well what sort of reaction a tweet like this would have. If you don’t know, the 24 he’s referencing is of course the 24 point lead the Texans blew in the 2019 Divisional Round against the Chiefs.

Glazer on Deshaun Watson to Patriots: ‘Absolutely No Shot That Will Ever Happen’

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Despite Bill O'Brien's often questionable roster moves as general manager of the Houston Texans, Deshaun Watson is unlikely to leave the franchise to join the New England Patriots. In a mailbag for The Athletic, Jay Glazer said Watson will be with the Texans "for a good decade or so" and that "there is absolutely no shot" the two-time Pro Bowl quarterback will play for the Patriots. But O'Brien told reporters in January: "We want him [Watson] to be a Houston Texan for his career.

Every NFL Team’s Biggest Mistake of the Past Decade

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

The Green Bay Packers made it within a game of the Super Bowl last year, and the team entered the 2020 offseason with some clear holes to fill. Quarterback was most assuredly not one of them—yet the Packers stunned fans and pundits alike by not only drafting Utah State's Jordan Love with their first pick but also trading up to get him. Regardless of how you feel about Love as a prospect, this move is hard to justify.

Fantasy Football Fanatics- PFF’s Top 150 PPR

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

It's so early & we still don't know if they will play but I can't stop the content from coming, I'm like Lucy at the chocolate factory. Ian Hartiz just pumped out his list & it's up to you what you do with it. He gives a brief explanation with each ranking with a morsel of info to go with.

DeAndre Hopkins zings Texans while responding to Patrick Mahomes deal

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

The last time that wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins played a game, he was a member of the Texans taking on the Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in the divisional round of the playoffs. Hopkins and the Texans took a 24-0 lead early in that game, but they wound up trailing by halftime after four touchdown passes [more]

Deshaun Watson expecting uncomfortable conversations at camp

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson expects uncomfortable conversations at training camp after the May 25 death of George Floyd sparked protests and activism that he, some of his teammates and others around the NFL joined. The team has not been together in person since last season because of the pandemic, and so much has changed since [more]

Texans players tease Deshaun Watson about Patrick Mahomes’ contract extension

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

The biggest fireworks of the month weren’t just on the Fourth of July. The Kansas City Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes lit up the news cycle Monday when ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that the Super Bowl champion quarterback agreed to a 10-year extension that would keep him under contract through the 2031 season. Why the Mahomes contract extension is germane to the Houston Texans is Deshaun Watson was taken in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft same as Mahomes.

Texans QB Watson Expects Uncomfortable Conversations at Camp After Landmark Offseason

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Watson told Anthony he expects locker rooms to be different, whereas before black players may have been more reluctant to speak up about social issues for fear of backlash, due to the power dynamic. Most in the league's positions of power are still white, and that Colin Kaepernick was shunned from the NFL after first igniting the movement among players is important context. "It's going to be different," Watson said.

Deshaun Watson prefers to do a shorter deal when he does one

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes changed the game for quarterback contracts yesterday, which was largely because he's Patrick Mahomes. But another young quarterback who deserves a big raise might not approach the 10-year, $477 million contract Mahomes signed for reasons not related to their relative value. According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, nothing is [more]

Deshaun Watson Rumors: Texans Have Not Held ‘Serious’ Contract Talks with QB Yet

Monday, July 6th, 2020

The Houston Texans and Deshaun Watson have held "no serious talks" regarding a new contract, according to NFL insider Josina Anderson. Anderson added that Watson isn't in a rush to sign a new deal. Adam Schefter reported Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes agreed to a 10-year extension with the Kansas City Chiefs that could be worth up to $503 million.