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The Surprise Standout Player from Texans OTAs

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The next man up in a J.J. Wattless world.

Charles Omenihu has been a nice late round draft find since being selected by the Houston Texans in the fifth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. A true EDGE defender at the University of Texas, has found a niche role as an interior pass rusher in Houston. Rather than bend around offensive tackles, Omenihu has been a fresh interior bull rusher, and has played well on passing downs on the inside....

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We Want YOU to Write About the Houston Texans?

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We NEED YOU to write about the Houston Texans.

Summer is here, the deadzone of the NFL season, and you are probably finding yourself, lost and aimless, scrolling and searching for something to read, anything. Well now is your chance to add to it. Be the content you want to want to see in the world. Because Battle Red Blog wants YOU to write about the Houston Texans.

Mainly we are looking for someone who can write one great thing a...

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Houston Texans Injury News: Marcus Cannon Undergoes Knee Surgery, Expected Back By Training Camp

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The Texans possible starting right tackle is on the shelf for a few weeks.

This offseason, the Texans flip flopped picks with the Patriots to acquire Marcus Cannon. They acquired their former right tackle, who sat out last season due to COVID-19, to upgrade the Texans’ offensive line. It was expected for Cannon to move to right guard, and replace Zach Fulton, because of his skillful run blocking, and his pass protection that may not hold up...

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Houston Texans News: June 21, 2021

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, June 21, 2021.

Houston Texans News

Texans value S Jonathan Owens’ ability to play multiple positions (Texans Wire)

5 all-time Texans worthy of being on the Madden cover (Texans Wire)

NFL News

Happy Father’s Day! NFL community honors loved ones (NFL.com)

Smith, Collins, Martin ‘most important’ Cowboys to Dak (NFL.com)

Kamara to serve in landmark...

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Attorney for Deshaun Watson says NFL hasn't interviewed QB about sexual assault allegations

The NFL is conducting its own investigation into the sexual assault allegations that have been made against Deshaun Watson, but the league has yet to speak with the quarterback.

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Latest on Deshaun Watson settlement talks

Tony Buzbee, the attorney representing the 22 women who have filed lawsuits against Texans QB Deshaun Watson, said back in May that his clients would not agree to a settlement with Watson.

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This Date In Transactions History: Texans Trade QB T.J. Yates To Falcons

Seven years ago today, we had a rare June NFL trade. In a notable move (at the time), the Texans sent quarterback T.J. Yates to the Falcons for linebacker Akeem Dent.

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Saturday Night Tunes: 2021 Juneteenth Edition (Part 2)

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Celebration and music!

Happy Juneteenth!

Juneteenth has gotten quite a bit of attention this week, and it’s now a federal holiday.

As some of you know, I descend from slaveholders on my mother’s side of the family. According to the research I did, my great great great grandfather (notice that it’s not that many greats!) fled Louisiana toward the end of the Civil War, so his slaves were among those that were not freed until years after the Emancipation...

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Former second-round pick P.J. Hall facing misdemeanor assault charge

Defensive lineman P.J. Hall was arrested earlier this week on chargers of assault and interference with public duties.

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Free Agent DL P.J. Hall Arrested Earlier This Week

Defensive lineman P.J. Hall was arrested earlier this week on chargers of assault and interference with public duties, according to ESPN’s Sarah Barshop (via Twitter).

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Free-agent DT P.J. Hall arrested on charges of assault, interference with public duties

While much remains unknown about Hall's current legal setback, a player in his situation could face some type of league suspension.

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Attorney Tony Buzbee offers update in Deshaun Watson case

Keep in mind that all of the cases are civil in nature. No criminal charges have been filed against Watson.

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Deshaun Watson Lawsuits Will Not Reach Settlements 'Anytime Soon,' Says Tony Buzbee

Attorney Tony Buzbee, who is representing the 22 women who have filed civil lawsuits against Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, said Thursday that no...

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No settlements imminent in Deshaun Watson cases?

As has been the case throughout the spring, there remain more questions than answers as it pertains to this subject. 

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Lions Sign WR Chad Hansen

The Lions have signed Chad Hansen, per a club announcement. Terms of the deal are not yet known, but it’s likely a one-year, low-cost deal for the wide receiver.  Originally a Jets fourth-round pick, Hansen did not see live action in 2018 or ’19.

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Running Game To Take Spotlight In 2021

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Keep running and running and running.

The Texans loved to ESTABLISH THE RUN during the Bill O’Brien era—despite the fact that he eventually had a franchise quarterback at his disposal, and running is less efficient than passing—see four yards a carry compared to seven yards an attempt you plebeians. According to Sarah Barshop, the David Culley offense will largely be run-oriented.

Tim Kelly: “There’s this thing about ball control and part...

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TOTALLY NOT FAKE NEWS: OTAs are Over but the Action Goes Forward

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The “Competition” Ethos Goes Far Deeper Than Previously Thought

HOUSTON – For our intrepid reporters, this past week proved a particular challenge. In what should have been a spirited week of team activities with the mandatory mini-camp, where all 89…er, wait, all 90 players showed up to learn about the new system, each other, and possibly figuring out where they would fit into the radical new schemes. We might have even seen some clarity on...

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Texans OL Marcus Cannon has minor knee surgery

Cannon’s already on the mend, and he’s expected to be ready in time for training camp.

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Surgery For Texans’ Marcus Cannon

Texans tackle Marcus Cannon underwent minor knee surgery following the team’s OTAs (Twitter link via NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport). Fortunately, Cannon’s already on the mend and he’s expected to be ready in time for training camp.

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Houston Texans News: June 18, 2021

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Friday, June 18, 2021.

Houston Texans News

Attorney: NFL has not questioned Deshaun Watson (Click2Houston)

Receiving corps features best and worst contracts on the Texans (Texans Wire)

NFL News

Aaron Rodgers saga expected to last until training camp (NFL.com)

Wyche: Dunn’s charity unwavering this Juneteenth (NFL.com)

2 G.O.A.T.s: TB12, Mahomes on ‘Madden NFL...

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