With the franchise tag being passed out as we speak, and Monday being the last official day to tag players, the NFL offseason is heating up. Luckily for you avid readers we have all the answers this offseason for the Texans. With so much speculation on what the Texans are going to do, myself along with Mike and TXCleaver decided to play our hand on what will occur this free agent period for the Texans. We look at all the potential Texans free agents, name some possible cut candidates, and the most important free agent not named Mario Williams, Arian Foster or…
It this series we are going to look at the potential free agents of the Houston Texans, and figure out if they work into the plans for the coming years…. Dominique Barber was drafted by the Houston Texans in 2008 in the 6th round with the 173rd overall selection out of Minnesota. He is only one of the remaining two players from the Texans 2008 draft class still with the Texans, Duane Brown is the other. Barber has been a special teams warrior for the Texans since coming to Houston, and fought hard to win a roster spot in 2011.
All is good in Houston after the Texans win over the Cleveland Browns with a dominant victory by the score of 30-12. With the Texans at 6-3 and leading the AFC South, this is some rare air the franchise and fans are not used to. It is a good sight to see the Texans playing at a high level without many of their big name players. There are some good things happening to the Texans and with their hard work and precise personnel moves they are producing on the field. With an upcoming game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the…
Here are the report cards for the Texans secondary.
Injuries are apart of the NFL landscape and the injury bug is sweeping through the Houston Texans locker room. Just like every team in the NFL they have to adapt, in a hurry. The Texans have competed and had chances to win in all of their losses this season, but they have made it interesting despite all of their injuries, and some have been to big time players that it could cripple other NFL teams.
To fill Dominique Barber’s position on the 53-man roster, the Houston Texans promoted rookie safety Shiloh Keo today. Keo is a 5th round draft pick in this years 2011 draft (144th overall) out of Idaho University.
The Houston Texans have brought back running back Javarris Williams and signed him to the practice squad. Williams was signed early in training camp to help during camp with all of the injuries to the running backs.
The Houston Texans lost safety, Dominique Barber for the year with a Lisfranc injury that he suffered against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. This injury puts 9 total Texans on the injured reserve for the 2011 season.
The Houston Texans dominated the early part of the game and missed some big opportunities to put away the Oakland Raiders this past Sunday and fell to 3-2 with a 25-20 loss. The Texans seemed to be in a “funk” from the opening whistle, and were their own worst enemy the whole game, and gave the inspired Raiders team room to breath and escape with a victory. Here are 10 random thoughts from Sunday’s game.