Texas A&M Defense Tries To Right The ShipTexas A&M's defense allowed six long touchdown drives to top-ranked Alabama and defensive coordinator Mark Snyder says the lessons his young players learned will last a long time.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Sleepers By PositionHere’s a look at some sleepers that could pay dividends in your fantasy league.
Cris Carter: 'Ed Reed A Once-Every-25 Year Player'Is an 34-year old Ed Reed better than most safeties in their prime?
Cushing On Watt, Wade And His Return Brian Cushing is ready for the 2013 season, playing along side newly added nine-time Pro Bowler Ed Reed and under defensive coordinator Wade Phillips for a third season.
Russell Baxter: 'Ed Reed Gives Texans' Defense A Playoff Edge' The Texans defense, with its Bulls On Parade moniker and the 2012 Associate Press Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt, is still trending upwards according to NFL writer and ProFootballGuru.com founder Russell Baxter.
Wade: Ed Reed Will Have Bigger Role On Defense Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips will have to conduct off season workouts and the three-day mini-camp this week without nine-time Pro Bowl safety Ed Reed.
Mercilus:'It's Nerve-Wracking Until Your Name Is Called'
Mercilus Sees Watt As A Leader On DefenseWhitney Mercilus joins MaD Radio to talk about his draft experience and the difference a year has made for him and gives us a more clear view of the dynamics on defense.
Ray Lewis Is The Maximus Of The Ravens
The Newest Texan's Experience With Jovan Belcher
Bradie James - Can He Be The Answer At ILB?Rick Smith was looking at trying to re-sign the trio of <a href="http://houston.cbsradio.stats.com/fb/playerstats.asp?id=6849">Matt Schaub</a>, <a href="http://houston.cbsradio.stats.com/fb/playerstats.asp?id=8803">Duane Brown</a>, and <a href="http://houston.cbsradio.stats.com/fb/playerstats.asp?id=9310">Connor Barwin</a>. From a salary cap standpoint, the move made plenty of sense. On the field, questions remain.
Nick's Week 1 Texans TakeawaysSee what Nick Wright observed during the Texans 30-10 victory over the Miami Dolphins.
Could Whitney Mercilus Be The Rookie Of The Year?Daniel Jeremiah from NFL.com joins Mike and Brien to talk about the Texans defense and if they have a star in the making in Whitney Mercilus.
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.
Connor Barwin On Saints' Scandal