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  • Sat., Mar. 28, 2015 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleader Tryouts

    The 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts are Saturday, March 28! Get the opportunity to perform on national television, travel the world, and more. Tryouts are free and you have nothing to lose!

    Click the link for complete info to register - http://www.houstontexans.com/cheerleaders/tryouts/2015.html

  • Fri., Apr. 10, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays: Jerry LeVias at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet former Houston Oilers wide receiver and current Houston Texans Ambassador, Jerry LeVias.  Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event!

    Store info - http://www.houstontexans.com/gotexanstore.html

  • Sat., Apr. 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Sun., Apr. 12, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT First Down Dads Date with my Dad presented by ARAMARK

    Sign up now for the First Down Dads Date with my Dad event presented by ARAMARK on April 12! Dads & kids will spend the afternoon at the Houston Texans Grille with Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, and TORO! Register now at http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/first-down-dads.html!

  • Sun., Apr. 19, 2015 6:00 AM - 3:30 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Kids Triathlon

    The all new Houston Texans Kids Triathlon presented by Texas Children’s Hospital is April 19. Space is limited and this event will sell out, so register your kids today by clicking on this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/triathlon/home.html

  • Thu., Apr. 23, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre (I-10 & Beltway 8) as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Sat., Apr. 25, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Fri., May. 01, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet a TBD Houston Texans Ambassador.  Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event!

    Store info - http://www.houstontexans.com/gotexanstore.html

  • Sat., May. 02, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant is a city-wide volunteer day on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 8AM - noon where Texans players, Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO and staff will volunteer alongside Texans fans!

    As an organization, the Texans make it a priority to give back to the Houston community. This day provides an opportunity to invite Texans fans to volunteer with the team to make a positive change. These organizations work to improve the standard of living for the young people of Houston, which aligns with the Texans mission to be Champions for Youth.

    There are plenty of locations across Houston, so sign up today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/volunteer-day.html!
  • Tue., May. 05, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre, 12848 Queensbury Ln. Ste 208, Houston, TX 77024 (I-10 & Beltway 8), as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!

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Recent News
March 24, 2015

Texans Re-Sign ILB Akeem Dent

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have re-signed unrestricted free agent ILB Akeem Dent it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
 
Dent (6-1, 239) started seven of the 15 games he played in last season with the Texans and recorded 27 tackles, 11 special teams tackles, six quarterback hits, two tackles for loss and a sack. In a Week 11 win at Cleveland, Dent matched a season-high with five tackles, two tackles for loss, a quarterback hit, and a sack. Houston acquired the 27-year-old in a trade with the Atlanta Falcons on June 18, 2014. (more)

March 16, 2015

Texans Sign DT Vince Wilfork and WR Cecil Shorts III

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed unrestricted free agent DT Vince Wilfork and WR Cecil Shorts III, it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
 
Wilfork (6-2, 325) played in 158 games over 11 seasons with the New England Patriots and served as a defensive co-captain for seven straight years (2008-14). He helped the Patriots defense finish in the top 10 in points allowed nine times (2004, 2006-10, 2012-14) and has been named to the Pro Bowl roster five times. In Wilfork’s 158 career regular season games, the Patriots were 123-35 (.778) and won two Super Bowls. (more)

March 12, 2015

Texans Sign FS Rahim Moore

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed unrestricted free agent FS Rahim Moore, it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Moore (6-1, 195), started all 16 games in 2014 for the Denver Broncos, posting 50 tackles (44 solo), four interceptions, five passes defensed, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. Moore’s four interceptions were both a career-high and tied for the team lead last season. Moore recorded a career-best two interceptions in the Broncos 2014 season opening win vs. Indianapolis. (more)

March 11, 2015

Texans Sign QB Brian Hoyer

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed unrestricted free agent QB Brian Hoyer, it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Hoyer (6-2, 215), saw action in 14 games in 2014 for the Cleveland Browns, including 13 starts, completing 242 of 438 passes for 3,326 yards, 12 touchdowns and 13 interceptions. Hoyer also led the NFL in passing yards per completion (13.74). (more)

March 10, 2015

Texans Extend Mallett and Tarpinian

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have extended the contracts of QB Ryan Mallett and ILB Jeff Tarpinian, it was announced today. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

Mallett (6-6, 245), who came to the Texans in a trade from the New England Patriots last August, started two games in 2014 and completed 41 of 75 passes for 400 yards and two touchdowns before being placed on injured reserve for the remainder of the season. (more)

March 09, 2015

Texans Release WR Andre Johnson

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have released WR Andre Johnson, it was announced today.

“After exhausting all options of a possible trade, we informed Andre Johnson that he would be released today,” Executive Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Rick Smith said. “No player in the history of this franchise has represented the team, city and community in a more professional way. Andre is a Hall of Fame caliber player and we appreciate his years of service and contributions to our team.” (more)

March 09, 2015

Texans Re-Sign Jackson and Newton

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have re-signed unrestricted free agents CB Kareem Jackson and T Derek Newton, it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Jackson (5-10, 188) was drafted by the Texans 20th overall in the 2010 NFL Draft out of the University of Alabama. In his four seasons with the Texans, Jackson has started 71-of-74 games with 300 tackles (256 solo), 51 passes defensed, 10 interceptions, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. (more)


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