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2013 NFL Free Agency

Texans Roster Moves: 4 Players Released, 2 Signed

With the first rookie mini-camp in the books, the Houston Texans cut ties with four players and signed two more. Read on at Battle Red Blog to find out who's coming and who's going.

Texans Sign Former Chief DT Jerrell Powe

We did something! The Texans signed DT Jerrell Powe, who weighs a massive 331 pounds.

$50,000 Stolen From Ed Reed's Car In Houston

Ed Reed has been bamboozled out of a lot of cash. In Houston. Surely that's a coincidence.

Former Houston Texans: Where Are They Now?

Connor Barwin, James Casey, Glover Quin, and others. Battle Red Blog takes a look at 2013's lost free agents.

Texans Sign 5, Including 3 Running Backs

The Houston Texans had vacant roster spots open after last week. Now, the Texans have added five new names.

2013 AFC South Preview: Indianapolis Colts

Matt from Battle Red Blog continues his imaginary tour around the AFC South in 2013 before the regular season starts. The second stop: Indianapolis.

2013 AFC South Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars

Matt begins his imaginary tour around the AFC South in 2013 before the regular seaon starts. The first stop: Jacksonville.

Texans Sign Elliot Coffey, IR Evan Frierson

Two days after their preseason opener, the Texans make a roster move at inside linebacker.

Houston Texans Sign ILB Joe Mays

The Houston Texans have improved their depth at inside linebacker by signing ex-Bronco Joe Mays.

Houston Texans To Sign Joe Mays?

Yes, the very same Joe Mays who took a chunk out of Matt Schaub's ear last year. It'd be like if Evander Holyfield signed Mike Tyson.

Is Justin Smith's Deal A Sign Of Things To Come?

In other words, will it shake loose the much discussed extension of Antonio Smith with the Texans?

Ed Reed Speaks: "No Timeline" For Return

And now we really have to wonder when the Texans found out about Reed's hip.

Ed Reed Had Hip Surgery Last Week

Yet we were not informed of this event until John McClain tweeted about it just now. There's a communication breakdown between Rick Smith and I, it would appear.

2013 NFL Draft: Undrafted Free Agent Open Thread

I also would have accepted the "This Guy's The Next Arian Foster" Memorial Open Thread.

2013 NFL Free Agency: Texans Re-Sign Tim Dobbins

The Houston Texans made another free agency move by re-signing inside linebacker Tim Dobbins.

Battle Red Newswire: The Madness is Over

OT Ryan Harris re-signed with the Houston Texans on Monday, but the news was overshadowed by one of the best NCAA Tournament finals in recent memory.

2013 NFL Free Agency: Texans Re-Sign Ryan Harris

The Houston Texans have bolstered their tackle depth with the re-signing of Ryan Harris.

AFC South Recon: Salary Cap Updates

You Houston Texans are pretty close to the cap wall, and the Colts might be wondering where $30 million went. Find out how much each team has spent so far.

Mohamaed Massaquoi Visits Texans

The Texans need wide receivers, and Massaquoi needs a job. Win win?

It's Easy To Overlook A Ninja

Consider this post an apology to the stealthy defensive end and to Rick Smith for bringing him to Houston in the first place.

Ex-Texan Kevin Walter Signs With Rival Titans

The Tennessee Titans upgrade their roster with a Houston Texans castoff.

What Will Shane Lechler's Impact Really Be?

After all, Joe Marciano is still the special teams coordinator. Nevertheless, take a look at what the numbers say.

2013 NFL Mock Draft: The Unknown Edition

In this mock exercise, we try to stay away from our draft crushes and find new, or rarely mentioned, names for the Houston Texans.

Battle Red Newswire: One Last Good-Bye

Another fun-filled installment of Houston Texans and NFL news.

Rick Smith And Free Agency - A History

Does historical revisionism allow us to forget that Ahman Green ever signed with the Texans?

Greg Jones Contract Details

You'll be amazed at how favorable they are for the Texans.

2013 NFL Free Agency: Texans Sign Greg Jones

The Houston Texans have signed free agent fullback Greg Jones to a one-year deal.

Greg Jones Visiting Texans Today

Could he be James Casey's replacement as the starting fullback for the Texans?

Ed Reed's Contract: The Terms Revealed

Spotrac answers the question of exactly how the numbers break down in Ed Reed's new contract with the Texans.

AFC South Recon: Lechler Happy To Be In Houston

Plus: the seeds of discord being planted in Tennessee. Also, how in the world did we miss J.J. Watt's birthday?

Texans Sign P Shane Lechler

The Houston Texans added another All-Pro talent on Friday with the signing of punter Shane Lechler, former Texas A&M Aggie.

New Texans Safety Ed Reed Speaks After Signing

Finish your Friday strong with these four quick hits.

Ed Reed's Contract Details Are Now Known

After much back and forth, the details of Ed Reed's contract with the Houston Texans has finally been announced.

Battle Red Newswire: Reed Signs, Lechler Visits

#BattleReedWatch (that's what it should have been called the whole time) is over, so are our questions about who is going to play safety in 2013. Shiloh Keo will not come for at least another two years.

Gary Kubiak Loves Kevin Walter

The NFL's version of "Joanie Loves Chachi."

Video: One Fan's Reaction To The Ed Reed Signing

I am that fan. You'll have to watch and listen to see if said reaction contains anything more than screaming gibberish.