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Houston Texans News: October 14, 2014

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

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Houston Texans News

Houston Texans Andre Johnson had no idea what lady was doing in stands - ESPN
Houston's Andre Johnson deals with aftermath of viral video of him jumping into the stands.

Pressure on Texans’ coaches, players to correct mistakes - Ultimate Texans
Bad starts and close losses are nothing new to the Texans.

Texans-Titans matchup moves to FOX
The Week 8 Houston Texans at Tennessee Titans game on Sunday, Oct. 26 has been moved to FOX, it was announced today. The game will remain at Noon CT.

Houston Texans GM Rick Smith discusses Ryan Fitzpatrick, draft - ESPN
Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith discussed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick's performance and his own draft evaluation protocol.

Around the League

Monday Night Football schedule and results: 49ers erase early deficit, beat Rams 31-17 -
The Rams jumped out to a 14-0 lead against San Francisco, but it was all 49ers from there. The 49ers scored 24 unanswered points and capped the game with an interception return to win 31-17.

Majority of ex-NFL players expected to accept concussion settlement -
Only a handful of eligible retired NFL players and their families are expected to opt out of a negotiated settlement ahead of the deadline next Tuesday.

MMBM Week 6: How to fix the tie problem -
This week the MMBM honors Jerry Jones, Joe Flacco, and fans everywhere who demand accountability from their kickers.

Houston & Collegiate Sport

Astros prospects: Brett Phillips 2014 break out - The Crawfish Boxes
Brett Phillips had a breakout season in 2014 and he's been getting some recognition for it. The biggest improvement seems to be in the power department

Rockets vs. Suns: Isaiah Canaan leads second half rally to beat Suns, 95-92 - The Dream Shake
Isaiah Canaan led the late charge, with Troy Daniels and Tarik Black riding with him, to further complicate the bench for Kevin McHale.

Texas Falls Short To Oklahoma in Dallas, 31-26 - Burnt Orange Nation
The Longhorns' dominated the Sooners in many ways, except where it mattered most: the scoreboard.

Red Raider Gridiron: Shades of 1985; Defense Wore Down - Viva The Matadors
Texas Tech is struggling, much like the 1985 season. The defense wore down by the end of the game and was unable to stop West Virginia.

Overreaction Monday: Baylor Edition - Frogs O' War
Beware. The sad is plentiful.

Podcast Episode 49: Chris Callahan, You Beautiful Man - Our Daily Bears
A wild fracas in Waco, and Baylor emerges victorious from the fray. We're talking all about it on the latest OurDailyPodcast!

#GBHBowling: The Saddest Bowl Predictions - Good Bull Hunting
We polled the Internets for the worst possible bowl games the Aggies could be part of after this season.

Texas Football Midseason Report Card: Offense/Special Teams - Barking Carnival
The grades are in. Is a 1.2 GPA good?

Your face: coming to the back of an MLS jersey near you - Dynamo Theory
A new MLS-wide initiative will allow clubs to print the faces of their ticket holders right on the numbers of the jerseys.