Houston Texans News: January 31, 2014

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Friday, January 31, 2014.

Houston Texans News

McClain: Houston Texans will draft quarterback over Clowney - NFL.com
The Houston Texans will draft a quarterback with the top pick in the 2014 NFL Draft over South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, Houston Chronicle reporter John McClain believes.

Wish you were here, Earl Campbell and Bum Phillips - ESPN
The problem with defining a player's career by how many Super Bowls he won, or whether or not he played in one, is best illustrated by those who never...

Draft Q&A: Anthony Barr
Our Q&A with Bryan Fischer on Anthony Barr's career at UCLA.

RTC: Rick Dennison talked up Gary Kubiak to Baltimore Ravens - ESPN
Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans... In a piece on BaltimoreRavens.com, Kevin Bryne, the team's senior vice president of public and...

Around the League

Breaking Madden: The Super Bowl, in which the machine bleeds to death - SBNation.com
Seahawks-Broncos ends in the most horrific way imaginable in this season's finale of Breaking Madden.

The 23 people you meet at every Super Bowl Party! - SBNation.com
The biggest problem in America this weekend will be people not knowing the exact type of people coming to their Super Bowl party. The second biggest problem is not having enough listicles telling them who these people will be. Well, problem solved.

Super Bowl Weather Update: Forecast has improved dramatically in last 24 hours - Mile High Report
The weather for the big game has improved dramatically since our last update.

Super Bowl XLVIII: Beating the Seattle Seahawks Cover 3 scheme - Mile High Report
Good Morning Broncos Country! Just a few more days now until these two teams actually play the game. In studying several of the Seahawks games from 2013, I've come to a conclusion....Gatorade is...

EXCLUSIVE: Top secret documents suggest Earl Thomas may not be human - Field Gulls
Classified documents reveal inquiry into Area 29.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Lance Berkman retires; why he was everything that is great about baseball - The Crawfish Boxes
One of the best players in franchise history was also one of the best people to ever play the game.

Calm, Cool, But Excited: The Air of 2014 FanFest - The Crawfish Boxes
After three tough years for fans, the air at Minute Maid Park for 2014 FanFest was more exciting than in recent years. It could be a better informed fan, but was more likely a reflection of the collective calm and excitement clearly on display from...

James Harden and Dwight Howard make All-Star Game for Houston Rockets - The Dream Shake
The All-Star Game rosters have been announced, and James Harden and Dwight Howard are the team's representatives in New Orleans.

David Stern retires, Rockets fans rejoice - The Dream Shake
In our latest SB Nation theme day, we remember the good and the bad with David Stern. At The Dream Shake, we criticize Stern for his heavy-handed 30 years.

Colorado OT commit Elijah Rodriguez taking official visit to Texas - Burnt Orange Nation
The Texas longhorns may be able to land an offensive tackle in the 2014 class after all, as Cy Creek's Elijah Rodriguez, a Colorado commit, will take an official visit to Austin.

Kansas at Texas Basketball Preview - Burnt Orange Nation
The kings of the Big 12 visit Austin on Saturday.

Red Raider Gridiron | Levi Cancels Oregon Visit, Will Sign with Texas Tech - Viva The Matadors
Rika Levi, who was recently offered by Oregon, canceled his visit to Oregon and says he will sign with Texas Tech.

Texas Tech Hoops | VTM Staff Weekly Roundtable (Week #12) - Viva The Matadors
Different thoughts and opinions from the VTM staff members on certain questions and topics about the Red Raiders basketball team. This week we discuss TCU coming to Lubbock and how worried we are.

Aggies Add Another Member of 2015 "Fab 5" - Good Bull Hunting

Aggies add another member of the famous "Fab Five".

#TTTQ Tweet of the Night

Last night's question from @battleredblog was - If the #Texans had money to throw at one position in free agency, what position should it be? #TTTQ


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