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Colts Fast Start Dooms Texans in 33-28 Setback for Houston

J.J. Watt did all that he could, but in the end it wasn’t enough as the Colts escaped Thursday night with a big 33-28 win over the Texans in Houston to drop the Texans to 3-3. Watt returned a fumble for a touchdown to cut the at one-point huge lead for the Colts to five, […]

Bill O’Brien Says No Rush To Get Andre Johnson Back

Texans receiver Andre Johnson missed another practice Friday with a hamstring problem, reports the Houston Chronicle. Coach Bill O’Brien said “there’s no reason to rush him back.” “He’s doing better. It’s something we talk about every day. When he feels ready to be back, (he’ll be back). That’s not a serious injury. One thing I’ve […]

T.J. Yates Says Texans Studying Patriots Film

Texans first year head coach Bill O’Brien worked with the Patriots offense from 2007-2011. During O’Brien’s three seasons calling plays in New England, the team ranked third, eighth and second in total offense. Quarterback T.J. Yates said the Texans have been studying old Patriots film quite a bit in quarterback meetings, James Palmer of CSN […]

Texans Getting To Know Bill O’Brien

As a head coach, it is very important to build a bond with your players. That is already what Texans’ Bill O’Biren has began to do. The Texans had a long season last year that resulted in them getting the first pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Now they have a long offseason as well […]

O’Brien Talking To Crennel About DC Job

New Texans coach Bill O’Brien is interviewing Romeo Crennel this morning to become his first defensive coordinator. Crennel, 66, has been pursued by O’Brien since O’Brien was hired by the Texans last week. Crennel, who won five Super Bowl titles as an assistant with the Giants and Patriots, didn’t work this season after being fired […]

Phillips Would Like To Stick As Texans Defensive Coordinator

Wade Phillips would have liked to become the Texans head coach but the team hired Bill O’Brien from Penn State. Phillips told Dale Robertson of the Houston Chronicle he would like to remain as the team’s defensive coordinator. “I don’t know what their feeling is, not knowing the guy,” Phillips said. “Usually, when somebody gets […]

Bill O’Brien Agrees To Be Texans Next Head Coach

The Texans will celebrate the New Year with a new coach, as the team and Penn State coach Bill O’Brien have reached an agreement that will make O’Brien the third coach in franchise history. The Houston Chronicle, citing two people with knowledge of the negotiation, reported that O’Brien would be heading to Houston on Thursday […]

Video: Bill O’Brien To Texans?

Tony Luftman and Rand Getlin joined Paul Burmeister on ‘ROME’ to discuss Penn State coach Bill O’Brien possibly taking over the job as Houston Texans head coach and if he is worth his $6.5 million NFL buyout.