Raiders Turn To CookOakland will make history Saturday when they start rookie quarterback Connor Cook in the AFC wild-card game against the Texans. It’ll be the first time in NFL history that a rookie makes his first career start in a playoff game.
Two Texans Miss Wednesday's PracticeNo word if Savage or Simon will be able to take part in Saturday's game, but head coach Bill O'Brien already shared that Brock Osweiler will start against the Raiders.
Robert Mathis A "First Ballot Hall Of Famer" To Duane Brown"That was one game that was always circled on my calendar because I knew I had to bring my A-game," Duane Brown said. "We battled a lot, the last five years or so it's been a good two-sided battle where I got him a lot, he got me sometimes, no trash talking just complete battles every time."
Four Texans Ruled Out This Sunday Against The TitansDefensive end Jadeveon Clowney, running back Lamar Miller, fullback Jay Prosch and outside linebacker John Simon have all been ruled out.
Pride On The Line Sunday For The Texans"A 10-win season is hard to come by, it’s hard to accomplish," Left tackle Duane Brown said.
Trio Of Texans Miss PracticeThe Houston Texans were without defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, running back Lamar Miller and outside linebacker John Simon, all sitting out of practice due to various injuries.
Randy Bullock Not Able To Cap Off Storybook Moment"There was no extra emotion," Randy Bullock said. "My preparation didn't change, my warm-up, my routine, nothing changed, it was another game."
Bengals Game A Little Easier After Ruling Out Four PlayersThe Bengals will be playing the Texans without three starters including two former pro-bowlers in Burfict and Eifert.
A.J. Bouye May Not Have Got A Pro-Bowl Nod, But Johnathan Joseph Say's He's Gotten Respect"Just look at the game plan and the way they try to attack him and you can see the respect there," Johnathan Joseph
Jadeveon Clowney's Pro-bowl Nod A Sign Of How Far He's ComePeople may have lost faith in Clowney during those injured filled seasons but he knew all he had to do was be healthy.
Lamar Miller Misses Wednesday PracticeGoing into the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Miller all week was listed as a limited participant with ankle and rib injuries.
Jalen Ramsey Blasts Officials And Implies One Was "A Kin" Of DeAndre Hopkins"Field judge 104, by far the worst official in the NFL, he needs to be fired 100 percent, terrible, terrible, terrible," Jalen Ramsey said.
Whitney Mercilus Misses Thursday's PracticeA back injury kept Mercilus from being a full participant on Wednesday, on Thursday his back would keep him out of practice altogether.
Texans Place WR Jaelen Strong On Injured ReserveThe Houston Texans Saturday made a roster move placing wide receiver Jaelen Strong on injured reserve which will effectively end his 2016 season.
Charles James May Be Gone, But He's Not ForgottenJames might have been cut, but his teammate's memories of him and his section in the Texans shop, a part of him will always be here.