The Texans were invited last year and declined. McNair now wants his up-and-coming team's national exposure to increase after watching last year's Bengals squad create more buzz while vaulting to contention. The Jets, moving into a new stadium with a charismatic head coach, are considered the early favorites to land the show.
Source: Houston Chronicle
Owner Bob McNair is "pushing hard" for the Texans to be featured on 2010 edition of HBO's Hard Knocks.