Houston Texans : Columns

Salary cap, franchise tags set for 2018

Salary cap, franchise tags set for 2018

The Sports Xchange

March 06 Eight days away from the start of the league year, the NFL has revealed the salary cap for 2018 along with the franchise and transition tags. FULL STORY

Combine: Boise's Vander Esch makes first-round bid

Combine: Boise's Vander Esch makes first-round bid

The Sports Xchange

March 04 Leighton Vander Esch has gone from playing eight-man high school football in a tiny town in Idaho, to being a Boise State walk-on, to a one-year college wonder ... to perhaps the first round of the NFL Draft. FULL STORY

Combine Notes: Jump on the Moore bandwagon

Combine Notes: Jump on the Moore bandwagon

The Sports Xchange

March 03 And he'll leave the Combine as my No. 2 receiver prospect in the draft, behind Alabama's Calvin Ridley. Except now, the Moore bandwagon is much more crowded. FULL STORY

Combine quotes: Mayfield sounds off

Combine quotes: Mayfield sounds off

The Sports Xchange

March 02 Whether you love Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield or hate him, there's no denying his surplus of confidence. FULL STORY

Watson ahead of schedule on rehabbing ACL

Watson ahead of schedule on rehabbing ACL

The Sports Xchange

March 01 Before a torn anterior cruciate ligament prematurely ended his season, Watson left no doubt about his skills as a dual-threat quarterback. FULL STORY

RB measurements: Barkley impresses at Combine

RB measurements: Barkley impresses at Combine

The Sports Xchange

February 28 Barkley measured at 6-0 and 233 pounds with 9 1/2-inch hands and 31 3/8-inch arms. Known as a warrior in the weight room, his muscles have muscles, sporting a sculpted frame in front of scouts. If he posts impressive numbers in the agility drills at 233 pounds, FULL STORY

Combine: Athleticism key for numer of prospects

Combine: Athleticism key for numer of prospects

The Sports Xchange

February 21 This year, 326 invited prospects will travel to Indianapolis for the Combine, to be held February 27 to March 5. The athletic tests will be especially important for the following players: FULL STORY

Texans to release LB Cushing

Texans to release LB Cushing

The Sports Xchange

February 18 The Houston Texans informed veteran linebacker Brian Cushing that he will be released before the start of the new league year March 14, the Houston Chronicle reported Sunday. FULL STORY

Texans put Crennel back in charge of defense

Texans put Crennel back in charge of defense

The Sports Xchange

February 12 Head coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Crennel would be returning to the position after former defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel was named the new head coach of the Tennessee Titans. FULL STORY

Texans' Watson runs for first time since tearing ACL

Texans' Watson runs for first time since tearing ACL

The Sports Xchange

February 06 Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson posted a video over social media of him running on a treadmill for the first time since sustaining a season-ending torn ACL injury. FULL STORY

 

ARTICLE OF THE WEEK

SCARBROUGH'S TAKE

College Fans, Beware The Man in the Bottle.