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  • Fri., Jun. 05, 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

  • Tue., Jun. 16, 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!
  • Sat., Jun. 20, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT First Down Dads Field Day pres. by ARAMARK

    Bring your kids out to the Houston Texans First Down Dads Field Day presented by ARAMARK on Saturday, June 20 inside the Houston Methodist Training Center from 10am to noon.  Houston Texans coaches, Ambassadors and Cheerleaders in attendance.  This event is filling up fast and will sellout, so register today! 

    Register - http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/first-down-dads.html

  • Mon., Jun. 22, 2015 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour Registration is now open for the Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour, taking place June 22-26! These camps provide a great opportunity for kids ages 8-14 to learn about the game and play in a fun, safe environment. Both tackle and flag camps are available and camp participants can also enjoy visits from Texans players, Ambassadors, and Cheerleaders!

    Youth Football Camps pres. by Under Armour
    June 22 - 26
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Houston Methodist Training Center
    8335 Lantern Point Drive
    Houston, TX 77054


    Registration for the week-long camp is $300 per child. Prices increase to $350 on April 15 and this event will sell out, so register your kids today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/youthfootball.html!
  • Tue., Jun. 23, 2015 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour Registration is now open for the Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour, taking place June 22-26! These camps provide a great opportunity for kids ages 8-14 to learn about the game and play in a fun, safe environment. Both tackle and flag camps are available and camp participants can also enjoy visits from Texans players, Ambassadors, and Cheerleaders!

    Youth Football Camps pres. by Under Armour
    June 22 - 26
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Houston Methodist Training Center
    8335 Lantern Point Drive
    Houston, TX 77054


    Registration for the week-long camp is $300 per child. Prices increase to $350 on April 15 and this event will sell out, so register your kids today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/youthfootball.html!
  • Wed., Jun. 24, 2015 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour Registration is now open for the Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour, taking place June 22-26! These camps provide a great opportunity for kids ages 8-14 to learn about the game and play in a fun, safe environment. Both tackle and flag camps are available and camp participants can also enjoy visits from Texans players, Ambassadors, and Cheerleaders!

    Youth Football Camps pres. by Under Armour
    June 22 - 26
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Houston Methodist Training Center
    8335 Lantern Point Drive
    Houston, TX 77054


    Registration for the week-long camp is $300 per child. Prices increase to $350 on April 15 and this event will sell out, so register your kids today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/youthfootball.html!
  • Thu., Jun. 25, 2015 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour Registration is now open for the Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour, taking place June 22-26! These camps provide a great opportunity for kids ages 8-14 to learn about the game and play in a fun, safe environment. Both tackle and flag camps are available and camp participants can also enjoy visits from Texans players, Ambassadors, and Cheerleaders!

    Youth Football Camps pres. by Under Armour
    June 22 - 26
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Houston Methodist Training Center
    8335 Lantern Point Drive
    Houston, TX 77054


    Registration for the week-long camp is $300 per child. Prices increase to $350 on April 15 and this event will sell out, so register your kids today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/youthfootball.html!
  • Thu., Jun. 25, 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 from 6pm - 7pm with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Fri., Jun. 26, 2015 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour Registration is now open for the Houston Texans Youth Football Camps presented by Under Armour, taking place June 22-26! These camps provide a great opportunity for kids ages 8-14 to learn about the game and play in a fun, safe environment. Both tackle and flag camps are available and camp participants can also enjoy visits from Texans players, Ambassadors, and Cheerleaders!

    Youth Football Camps pres. by Under Armour
    June 22 - 26
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Houston Methodist Training Center
    8335 Lantern Point Drive
    Houston, TX 77054


    Registration for the week-long camp is $300 per child. Prices increase to $350 on April 15 and this event will sell out, so register your kids today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/youthfootball.html!
  • Fri., Jul. 10, 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

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Recent News
May 27, 2015

Houston Texans Transcripts (5/27): Hard Knocks Press Conference & Player Availability

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert C. McNair
(opening statement) “Well, we’re delighted that NFL Films and HBO are going to be with us for training camp. It’s a great opportunity to showcase our team. We in Houston know our team. We know our players. We know our coaches. We love them. We support them. We have great fun with it, but there are a lot of people around the country who aren’t familiar with us. So this is an opportunity for them to get to know what a great team and great organization we have. We’re delighted to have y’all with us, Ken (Rodgers).”

DE J.J. Watt  
(on if he’s going to embrace being on Hard Knocks) “I’m going to play football, and that’s what I’m going to do. You can’t really change who you are. You go out there and you play the game. I think you’re a little bit different between the lines than you are off the field, that’s what makes great players great, so maybe they’ll see a little different side, but that’s the way it goes. Maybe I have to choose the vocabulary a little more wisely but that’s about all. I’m plenty sure people are sick of seeing my face now so maybe they’ll pick somebody else.” (more)

May 27, 2015

HBO Sports, NFL Films and the Houston Texans Join Forces for HARD KNOCKS: TRAINING CAMP WITH THE HOUSTON TEXANS

            HBO Sports, NFL Films and the Houston Texans team up for an all-access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League when HARD KNOCKS: TRAINING CAMP WITH THE HOUSTON TEXANS debuts in August. The first sports-based reality series – and one of the fastest-turnaround programs on TV – kicks off its five-episode tenth season TUESDAY, AUG. 11 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Other hour-long episodes of the 12-time Sports Emmy® Award-winning series debut subsequent Tuesdays at the same time, culminating in the Sept. 8 season finale. (more)

May 11, 2015

Houston Texans Transactions (5/11)

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed the following three rookie free agents following their tryouts in the team’s rookie minicamp from May 8-10: (more)

May 09, 2015

Houston Texans Transcripts (5/9): Second Day Of Rookie Minicamp

Head Coach Bill O’Brien
(on what the rookies need to do to improve from the first day) “They have to, you know, it’s interesting that you ask that question. Last night in our offensive meeting, we put up the script for day one’s practice with all the plays and then the script for day two, today’s practice with all the plays, and then the script for what will probably be the first practice of OTAs, and then the script for what will be the first practice of training camp. It just keeps piling on. That was one of the messages this morning, was that you really have to stay ahead. You get the information sent to you on an iPad the night before in preparation for your meeting the next morning, so you really have to do a good job of staying ahead and that’s kind of what today will be about too.” (more)

May 08, 2015

Houston Texans Transcripts (5/8): First Day Of Rookie Minicamp

Head Coach Bill O’Brien
(on his message to the rookies about their orientation to Houston and the NFL) “That’s an interesting question. When we talk to the rookies, the first thing that we talk about is, basically since the end of their college season they’ve been somewhat of a man without a country, meaning, they hired an agent, a lot of these guys hired an agent. The agent placed them maybe in a workout facility. They were kind of making sure that they were taking care of their own skill set as it relates to the combine, those types of drills, the Senior Bowl and all those things...
  (more)

May 08, 2015

Houston Texans Transactions (5/8): Team Waives Three Players

The Houston Texans have waived the following three players: S Josh Aubrey, DE Keith Browner, and RB Ben Malena. (more)

May 08, 2015

Houston Texans Transactions (5/8): 2015 Draft Class Signs

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed all seven members of the team’s 2015 draft class, it was announced today. CB Kevin Johnson (first round), LB Benardrick McKinney (second round), WR Jaelen Strong (third round), WR Keith Mumphery (fifth round), LB Reshard Cliett (sixth round), DT Christian Covington (sixth round) and RB Kenny Hilliard (seventh round) signed with the Texans today. Terms of their contracts were not disclosed.
 
Johnson was selected by the Texans with the 16th overall pick of the first round. He played in 47 career games at Wake Forest, starting the last 41 contests he appeared in for the Demon Deacons. Johnson recorded 191 tackles (125 solo), seven interceptions, 35 pass breakups, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in four seasons. His career pass breakups total ranks fourth in school history. (more)

May 04, 2015

Houston Texans sign OLB Whitney Mercilus to contract extension

HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed OLB Whitney Mercilus to a contract extension, it was announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
 
Mercilus (6-4, 258), has appeared in 47 career games (33 starts) and has recorded 139 tackles (80 solo), 18.0 sacks, 36 quarterback hits, 21 tackles for loss, four forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. His career sack total ranks fifth in franchise history, while his 6.0 sacks in 2012 tied a franchise rookie record. In three seasons with the team, he has been a part of two defenses that ranked in the top 10 in the NFL in yards allowed. (more)

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