The Pittsburgh Steelers clinched a playoff bye as they rolled over the undermanned Texans 34-6 on Christmas Day before a partisan Steeler crowd at NRG Stadium. After the Steelers’ Chris Boswell kicked a 34-yard field goal, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Justin Hunter to increase their lead to 10-0 at the end of the first … [Read more...] about Pittsburgh dominates Texans 34-6
The Houston Texans fell 45-7 to the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday in Jacksonville. The Texans are now 4-10 while the Jaguars move to 10-4, clinch a playoff birth and can clinch the AFC South with a win Sunday or a loss by Tennessee. The Texans host the Pittsburgh Steelers Monday for a Christmas Day game and then conclude the season Dec. 31 at Indianapolis. Pictured here are … [Read more...] about Jaguars maul Texans 45-7
Online Exclusive! When Shane Lechler takes to the field Christmas Day for the Houston Texans, it could possibly be the last time he does that for the home team. At age 41, he is the fourth-oldest player in the NFL and is at the end of his contract with the Texans. What happens after the final play in Indianapolis on Dec. 31 when the Texans conclude their season is … [Read more...] about Could Texans punter Shane Lechler be giving his NFL career the boot?
In a battle of career backup quarterbacks, San Francisco’s Jimmy Garoppolo out-dueled Tom Savage and T.J. Yates to lead the 49ers to a 26-16 win over the Texans last Sunday at NRG Stadium. For the Texans, the game was just another forgettable game in a forgettable season, except for the injury suffered by quarterback Tom Savage just before halftime. Savage … [Read more...] about San Francisco beats Texans 26-16
I want to introduce you to one of the greatest Houston Texans fans in the world. It’s easy to be a fan of a team when you live in their market area. Not only does Armando Oceguera live 1,000 miles from Houston, he lives in a country where most sports fans would rather watch soccer than football. Armando, 29, lives in Mexico City where he founded and operates Somos Texans … [Read more...] about Meet Mexico’s biggest fan of the Houston Texans