The Best of The Triple Threat 08-15-17The Best of The Triple Threat, from Tuesday 08-15-17
Texans Training Camp Battle Odds — Outside LinebackerI don’t think I’ m breaking any new ground by saying that the Texans’ front seven on defense has a chance to be one of the most fearsome units in all of the NFL this season. With J.J. Watt returning from injury and Jadeveon Clowney with another season of self-actuaization under his belt, this unit will be as fearsome as any in the league — a pack of crazed dogs for the new millennium!
Texans Officially To Host Training Camp In West VirginiaNews came out last week that the Texans might spend the first two weeks of their training camp at the historic Greenbrier resort in West Virginia this year. While Owner Bob McNair said they were still looking at all the options, the team announced on Thursday they will, in fact, hold their training camp away from Houston for the first time.
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.
Camp Confidential 8/17: Texans Run Through Light Workouts Ahead of Saints VisitThe Texans didn't go too hard on Wednesday, as the Saints come to town for joint practices and a preseason game on Saturday. Here are the notes, quotes, and need-to-know information from Day 12 of Texans Training Camp.
Camp Confidential 8/9: Hopkins Steps His Game Up With Randy Moss WatchingDeAndre Hopkins showed out with NFL great Randy Moss in attendance, while Jadeveon Clowney and Nick Martin were again absent from practice.
Camp Confidential 8/8: Fight, Big Plays Invigorate Day 8 At Texans CampThe Texans took practice indoors on Monday, with big plays and fisticuffs livening up the action for day 8 of training camp.
Texans Camp Confidential 8/4: Texans Offense Beats The Heat, Defense With Big PlaysThe Texans were back outdoors on Thursday, and the Texans offense turned up the heat to match. Will Fuller and Jaelen Strong provided highlight-reel plays, plus the NFL's new touchback rules were a hot topic.
Andre Hal Taking On Leadership Role In Texans SecondaryAndre Hal is no longer a youngster in the Texans secondary. He's proving it with a more vocal leadership role this year in Training Camp.
Texans Camp Confidential 8/3: Cushing, Wilfork Among Veterans Absent From Indoor PracticeThe Texans took practice indoors on Wednesday, and it was probably the cleanest Training Camp session to date. The Houston offense finally provided most of the highlights after some early struggles.