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Houston Texans release linebacker Brian Cushing
The Houston Texans parted ways with veteran linebacker Brian Cushing, the team announced on Tuesday. Cushing is the team's all-time leading tackler.
Deshaun Watson starts running one day after SB LII
Houston is hoping it can soon see its own unexpected run to a title unfold in the near future. The franchise's literal first steps toward glory happened on Monday when Deshaun Watson ran on a treadmill.
J.J. Watt named Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, who helped raise more than $37 million for people affected by Hurricane Harvey, was named the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year on Saturday.
Texans give Bill O'Brien extension, hire GM Brian Gaine
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per a source informed, the team signed coach Bill O'Brien to a four-year extension and hired new general manager Brian Gaine to a five-year contract.
Texans peg Bills exec Brian Gaine for general manager
Brian Gaine is returning to Houston as its next GM. Gaine joined the Buffalo Bills this offseason as vice president of player personnel after manning that position in Houston for two seasons.
Texans hire firm to find Rick Smith replacement at GM
The Houston Texans have hired an outside search firm to find a replacement for Rick Smith at general manager, a source informed of the team's plans told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
Who's safe? Who's out? AFC coaches on hot seat
Is Mike Mularkey in trouble even if Tennessee makes the postseason? Will Jimmy Haslem keep his word and keep Hue Jackson in Cleveland? Ian Rapoport looks at AFC coaching staffs in flux.
Texans promote David Quessenberry to active roster
David Quessenberry has battled cancer for most of his NFL career. Now cancer free, the Houston Texans promoted him to the active roster on Tuesday.
Jadeveon Clowney on Blake Bortles: 'He trash'
Blake Bortles did his part in Sunday's comprehensive scattering of the Texans, but Houston's Jadeveon Clowney remained unimpressed with the Jaguars quarterback. Is he accurate in his assessment?
NFL, NFLPA investigating Tom Savage concussion
One day after Tom Savage suffered a scary concussion in a loss to the 49ers, Bill O'Brien said Houston's medical staff initially cleared Savage to return before the coach asked them to examine the QB again.
Tom Savage: DeAndre Hopkins is 'best receiver' in NFL
Houston Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins' production this season has not waned despite losing starting quarterback Deshaun Watson to a season-ending injury.
Bill O'Brien on Tom Savage: 'He can't turn it over'
The Ravens scored 10 points off Tom Savage turnovers and defeated the Texans by seven. Afterward, coach Bill O'Brien pointed to that math as the primary reason for his team losing.