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Tom Savage 'not going to let anyone' take starting gig
Houston Texans QB Tom Savage remains the team's starter despite rookie Deshaun Watson's strong debut in Week 1 of preseason action. Savage said he'll continue to fight to maintain his staring gig.
Deshaun Watson shines in Texans' preseason opener
Houston Texans rookie QB Deshaun Watson impressed in his NFL debut Wednesday night, outshining veteran Tom Savage. Chris Wesseling breaks down what else we learned from Texans-Panthers.
Kelvin Benjamin a big-boned headache for Texans
News for all you Belly Truthers out there: Kelvin Benjamin looks good tonight in Charlotte. The fourth-year wide receiver had a dynamic pair of catches in the first half against the Texans.
David Quessenberry plays first game in three years
David Quessenberry was drafted by the Texans in 2013, but hasn't seen the field in three years after cancer put his career on hold. That will change tonight. He'll play tonight in the team's first preseason game of 2017.
Tom Savage to start for Texans preseason opener
Tom Savage still holds the lead in Houston's quarterback battle. Late last week, Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins said Savage deserves to start, and the veteran QB will do so Wednesday.
Vince Wilfork announces retirement with BBQ ad
Vince Wilfork, who flirted with retirement after Houston lost in the playoffs, made it official via a sponsored Kingsford Barbecue video hyping up his next career as a champion of smoked meats.
J.J. Watt to play in Houston Texans' preseason opener
J.J. Watt will return to the football field for the first time in nearly 11 months next Wednesday, and he won't be on the sidelines. The Texans defensive end will play in Houston's first preseason game.
Hopkins: Tom Savage should be Texans' starting QB
Deshaun Watson is drawing praise from his coach and those covering him, but DeAndre Hopkins wants you to look to the top of the depth chart. The Texans star endorsed Tom Savage as starting quarterback.
Deshaun Watson earns rookie QB praise from O'Brien
Bill O'Brien hasn't had a sterling stable of signal-callers in Houston, but he sees something different in rookie Deshaun Watson. "Deshaun is ahead of any rookie quarterback I've ever been around."
Texans agree to terms with safety Marcus Gilchrist
The Houston Texans have acquired some much-needed secondary help after agreeing to terms with free-agent safety Marcus Gilchirst on a one-year deal.
O'Brien: Texans offense can't block Jadeveon Clowney
Jadeveon Clowney has looked good in training camp thus far, according to Texans head coach Bill O'Brien. Clowney coupled with a healthy J.J. Watt would make Houston's defense more than menacing.
Duane Brown absent as Texans depart for camp
Houston Texans left tackle Duane Brown was absent Tuesday as the team prepared to leave for training camp in West Virginia, according to NFL Network's James Palmer.