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Houston Texans vs. Los Angeles Rams Preview and Prediction

The red-hot Rams host the free-falling Texans in LA
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Houston Texans vs. Los Angeles Rams Preview and Prediction

Before tearing his ACL in practice last week, Houston quarterback Deshaun Watson was the NFL’s top story. The first-round pick from Clemson was in the midst of a Rookie of the Year campaign and was poised to lead the Texans to back-to-back AFC South titles.

Houston Texans vs. Seattle Seahawks Preview and Prediction

Russell Wilson and the Seahawks host the Texans looking for their fourth win in a row
Houston Texans vs. Seattle Seahawks Preview and Prediction

Football fans are going to be in for a treat on Sunday afternoon watching quarterbacks Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson face off at CenturyLink Field as the Seattle Seahawks (4-2) host the Houston Texans (3-3). These two teams last met back in 2013 in Houston, where the Seahawks rallied from a 20-3 deficit to beat the Texans by a score of 23-20.

Sunday Night Football: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans Preview and Prediction

Undefeated Chiefs travel south to take on the upstart Texans
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Sunday Night Football: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans Preview and Prediction

Heed my warning. Don’t even bother looking at the rest of the NFL schedule this week.

 

Unless you’re some sort of die-hard fan or an extreme football masochist, there is no reason to watch the Jets-Browns, Chargers-Giants, Vikings-Bears or 49ers-Colts. Trust me, save yourself.

 

Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots Preview and Prediction

Can New England keep momentum going on Sunday?
Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots Preview and Prediction

The Patriots and Texans picked up victories in Week 2, although they did so in different ways. Houston went on the road to play the Bengals and beat them 13-9 on Thursday night. It was hardly an offensive explosion, but rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson did just enough to move the team in the right direction. He had two big runs, including the only touchdown of the contest last Thursday night.

Thursday Night Football: Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals Preview and Prediction

After ugly openers, Texans and Bengals looking for offense
Thursday Night Football: Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals Preview and Prediction

It’s dangerous to draw too many conclusions from one game. Often it turns out a Week 1 result in the NFL is as much about a team’s opponent as it is about the team itself. Are the Bengals that bad, or are the Ravens that good? Can the Texans really not block anyone, or is the Jaguars' defense better than we thought?

 

Jadeveon Clowney Talks Tostitos, J.J. Watt and South Carolina-Clemson rivalry

Houston Texans Pro Bowler Jadeveon Clowney
Houston Texans Pro Bowler Jadeveon Clowney

Houston Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney’s mother, Josenna, worked at the Frito-Lay plant in Charlotte, N.C., for nearly 20 years. She had a good excuse to retire after Jadeveon became the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. But now the Clowneys are back with Frito-Lay, promoting Tostitos’ Lucky Bags. The team-inspired packaging celebrates official traditions of NFL teams and players. We caught up with Jadeveon Clowney to talk about the upcoming season, the return of teammate J.J. Watt and the South Carolina/Clemson rivalry in the Texans’ locker room.

NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About AFC South Teams

Is this Tennessee's year to break through? Scouts give their thoughts on the Colts, Jaguars, Texans and Titans
NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About AFC South Teams

Athlon Sports 2017 Pro Football PreviewThe AFC South is arguably the most wide-open division in the NFL right now. Houston and Tennessee tied for the division lead at 9-7 last season, with the Texans winning the tiebreaker and making the playoffs over the rising Titans.

 

Houston Texans 2017 Team Preview and Prediction

Lamar Miller and the Texans look to make it three straight AFC South titles
Houston Texans 2017 Team Preview and Prediction

In Bill O’Brien’s first three seasons, the Texans have been amazingly consistent — three consecutive 9–7 records, including the last two AFC South titles and a playoff victory last year. And they have closed each season going 3–1 down the stretch.

5 Ways to Improve the National Football League

The NFL needs to make changes to how it schedules games and seeds playoff teams. Are you listening Commissioner?
5 Ways to Improve the National Football League

Despite the NFL’s undisputed status as the most dominant professional sports league, it needs some improvement. A few lingering issues still require some resolution. In particular, scheduling, both during the regular season and postseason should be changed. I offer five proposals for changes and explanations for why they are essential.

 

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