HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – At least on Saturday night, Golden State’s Stephen Curry got the better of Houston’s James Harden in a showdown of leading MVP candidates. Both started slowly. Curry shot 1-7 from the […]
HOUSTON (CBS Houston): Texans head coach Bill O’Brien isn’t taking anything for granted despite the team’s big improvement from last season. O’Brien says his team is already moving on to it’s final opponent of the […]
USA Today’s Lindsay Jones joined The Triple Threat to talk about JJ Watt’s MVP prospects.
J.J. Watt is the undisputed AFC/NFL/World Defensive Player of the year. He’s so good I believe he won a Gold Glove Award for the Astros (HE DOESN’T EVEN PLAY BASEBALL!) But DPOY is not the award that people are wondering if he can win. It’s the MVP. The Most Valuable Player. The only award that is exactly the same in the NFL, MLB, & NBA. The NHL calls it a weird name (Hart Memorial Trophy), but they have one too.
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Colts Head Coach Chuck Pagano was not shy about praising his top obstacle standing in the way of a season sweep of their AFC South rival Houston Texans on Sunday. Texans defensive […]
This is not because Rodgers beat Brady last week. The game was whisker-close and you could easily argue that the Patriots would win a rematch on a neutral field. This is about stats, scent, and sense.
As Texans defensive end J.J. Watt continues his assault on both the franchise and league record book, not to mention opposing quarterbacks, the conversation both in Houston and nationally has turned to whether or not Watt can become the first defensive player in 28 years to take home NFL MVP honors. Only twice in the 57-year history of the AP NFL MVP award has a defensive player been victorious: Giant’s linebacker Lawrence Taylor in 1986 and Viking’s defensive tackle Alan Page in 1971. That’s it.
Another week, another accolade for J.J. Watt. After a dominating performance in last week’s win over the Cleveland Browns, the Houston Texans defensive end was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week on Wednesday, the […]
The NFL Season is approaching and that means it’s time to figure out what prop-bets to lay down. Here are the odds for the MVP in the National Football League.
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Rockets had a successful season by most accounts. Many of the Rockets might tell you it was a failure after getting bounced in six games from the first round […]