-
On Now
Coming Up
  • Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Noon-1pm - Jack in the Box, 2103 E Sam Houston Parkway S, Pasadena TX 77503

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE Jumbo Jack for this hour at this location!

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be signing autographs and taking photos.

    You could win Texans game tickets, autographed items, and more!

    More info HERE!

  • Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Pappas Pep Party

    Get hyped for Houston Texans gameday at Pappas Pep Party!

    Fans can enjoy appearances by TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, along with chances to win tickets and Texans gear courtesy of Coca-Cola and Pappas.

    Pappas Pep Party 6-8pm:

    Pappas Burger at 5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77057

  • Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST Player Signing at Ford

    Meet Texans tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz for autographs (1-2pm) at Legacy Ford located at 27227 SW Freeway, Rosenberg TX 77471.

    Celebrity subject to change.

  • Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Texans Radio Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join one of your favorite Texans players from 6-7pm at Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Fwy, 77027) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans Marc Vandermeer and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston Fuddruckers will feature a Buy One Texans Burger Combo, Get One Free Texans Burger and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear!

    Then stay for Texans All Access 7-8pm with lots of Texans prizes and giveaways!

  • Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM CST Black Friday Sale at the Houston Texans Team Shop

    Black Friday Sale at the Houston Texans Team Shop at NRG Stadium

    Enjoy discounts on the entire store!

    Entire Store 30% Off: 9am-11am

    Entire Store 20% Off: 11am-1pm

    Entire Store 10% Off: 1pm-5:30pm

    Plus, 40% off all 47 Brand merchandise all day!

    More info: http://www.houstontexans.com/teamshop.html

    *Sale not valid online

  • Sat., Dec. 09, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Pappas Pep Party

    Get hyped for Houston Texans gameday at Pappas Pep Party!

    Fans can enjoy appearances by TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, along with chances to win tickets and Texans gear courtesy of Coca-Cola and Pappas.

    Pappas Pep Party 6-8pm:

    Pappas Burger at 5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77057

  • Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Pappas Pep Party

    Get hyped for Houston Texans gameday at Pappas Pep Party!

    Fans can enjoy appearances by TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, along with chances to win tickets and Texans gear courtesy of Coca-Cola and Pappas.

    Pappas Pep Party 6-8pm:

    Pappas Burger at 5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77057

Texans Release WR Andre Joh...


Print Friendly Version Convert to PDF Convert to RTF Related Assets Bookmark and Share
March 09, 2015

Texans Release WR Andre Johnson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                             
Monday, March 9, 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.”
 
Johnson (6-3, 230) who was drafted by the Texans with the third overall pick in the 2003 NFL Draft out of the University of Miami, leaves Houston as the franchise’s all-time leading receiver, a seven-time Pro Bowler (2005, 2007, 2009-11, 2013-14) and a four-time winner of the team MVP award voted by his teammates. In 12 seasons with Houston, Johnson has started 169 games, catching 1,012 passes for 12,597 yards and 64 touchdowns.
 
“I have so much respect for Andre Johnson and what he’s meant to this organization,” head coach Bill O’Brien said. “Andre carried himself as a true professional and did everything that we asked him to do. Andre will go down as one of the best receivers to every play this game. We are thankful for what he has done for our organization and wish him well on his future playing career.”
 
In 2014, Johnson became the second-faster player in NFL history to reach 1,000 catches (168 games) and tied for the second fastest to reach 13,000 yards (160 games). Johnson recorded 51 career 100-yard games (fifth all-time) and holds the NFL record with 21 career games with 10 or more receptions and 100 or more yards receiving.
 
The longest tenured player in franchise history, Johnson appeared in four playoff games for the Texans, catching 25 passes for 358 yards and one touchdown in helping Houston advance to the AFC Divisional Playoff in 2011 and 2012.
 
 
                                                                                                                                                           
Texans media web site: http://media.houstontexans.com
Texans PR on Twitter: @TexansPR 
Houston Texans on Twitter: @HoustonTexans
 
###
 
 
 
< back

You must be logged in to view this item.





This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.