REPORT: Duane Brown Not Expected Ready For Week 1The Houston Texans are dealing with some injuries on their offensive line. Rookie starting center Nick Martin is out ofr the season after having ankle surgery. Starting right tackle Derek Newton is nursing a hamstring injury. Thursday, Ian Rapaport is reporting starting left tackle Duane Brown won't be ready for the season.
UPDATED: J.J. Watt Announces On Twitter He'll Be Back "Soon"Watt had back surgery just before training camp and hasn't been on the field to practice with his team yet. But the three-time defensive player of the year seems to be feeling good.
Pendergast: Getting To Know The Texans O-LineSo at the risk of showing off which end of our 25-54 year old male demographic I skew toward, here goes — remember the show <em>Happy Days</em>? (Everyone over the age of 37 nods.) Well, remember in like the first five seasons, when the show was actually good…. and the main characters were Richie, Potsie, Ralph, Arnold, and The Fonz? That show was pretty funny!
Nick Martin Has Ankle Surgery; Could Miss SeasonThe Houston Texans second round draft pick and starting center Nick Martin underwent ankle surgery and could miss the entire season
Texans Special Teams Getting Extra Work On Wednesday
Braxton Miller Misses Practice WednesdayRookie wide receiver Braxton Miller did not practice at the Methodist Training Center on Wednesday. He was present on the sidelines near the wide receiving core with training clothes on, but no helmet and jersey.
Mercilus Labels Texans Linebacking Corps "Deepest" Of His CareerWhitney Mercilus wasn't just talking about Jadeveon Clowney when he labeled this year's Texans linebackers as the "deepest" group in his five NFL seasons.
Camp Confidential 8/24: Shane Lechler Shines With Coffin-Corner PuntsIt was a quick practice on Wednesday morning for the Texans, who will have Thursday off. Here are the notes, quotes, and need-to-know information from Texans training camp on Wednesday, Aug. 24.
Former Texans WR David Anderson Explains Why Tim Tebow Was So BadAnderson played with Tebow in Denver and while he had glowing reviews about Tebow as a person, he didn't like him as a quarterback.
Greg Mancz's Fitting Into Patchworked Offensive LineChris Clark "Offensive line has the most guys on the field, being able to have five guys on the field we help each other, it's a brotherhood within a brotherhood, so we got it."
Shane Lechler Humbled By G.O.A.T Comment"When you start hearing some guys say some stuff like that about yourself, it's humbling," Shane Lechler said
Game Slowing Down For Tyler Ervin"I'm getting a little more comfortable," Tyler Ervin said