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Houston Texans News: June 25, 2014

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

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Houston Texans News

Donald Driver: Texans WR Andre Johnson 'isn't going anywhere' | FOX Sports on MSN
The future of Andre Johnson remains unclear, but one Green Bay legend is certain the Texans star receiver will eventually return to the practice field in Houston.

Video: McClain and Smith talk Texans’ front seven - Ultimate Texans
Texans beat writers John McClain and Brian T. Smith wrap up offseason workouts. In this video, they discuss how Romeo Crennel’s two-gap 3-4 defense will affect J.J. Watt and the team’s overall pass rush.

Jadeveon Clowney's favorite part about playing OLB
Jadeveon Clowney discusses his favorite part about lining up at outside linebacker for the Texans.

Texans’ Chris Myers joins effort to raise awareness for prostate cancer - Ultimate Texans
Texans center Chris Myers is one of the many athletes and celebrities who are trying to join the Blue Cure Foundation in raising awareness for prostate cancer.

Houston Texans RTC: DeAndre Hopkins ready for big leap - ESPN
Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans...

On J.J. Watt's growing relationship with Bill Kollar - ESPN
J.J. Watt chuckled a little bit as he started to answer a question about his position coach.

Around the League

REPORT: San Diego Chargers sign CB Brandon Flowers - Bolts From The Blue
The San Diego Chargers have arguably turned their biggest weakness into a strength by reportedly signing Pro Bowl CB Brandon Flowers after using their top draft pick on CB Jason Verrett.

Which NFL teams have the best offensive lines? -
Danny Kelly wraps up his look at the NFL's best roster units in the trenches, taking a look at the best offensive lines in the game right now ... and a few that could surprise in 2014.

Quotables: Michael Sam is not a distraction -
Elsewhere across the league, at least one Super Bowl contender feels good about its chances of entering 2014 at full strength.

NFL addresses gay issues at Rookie Symposium - Outsports
The NFL is addressing gay issues head-on this year, and the Rookie Symposium is part of that. Wade Davis has been working with NFL veterans like James Thrash to convey the best message.

Can Mike Wallace live up to his paycheck this year? -
Wallace failed to live up to his monster contract in Miami last season. Can he turn things around in 2014?

Mike Pouncey undergoes hip surgery, could miss at least 3 months -
An unexpected procedure could cost Miami its Pro Bowl center for the first month of the NFL season.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

G-O-O-O-O-A-L-S! World Cup 2014 Group J Action, Astros v Braves, from Houston, Brazil - The Crawfish Boxes
Recap of 2014 World Cup Houston Astros' 3-2 Loss to the Atlanta Braves.

Why The Rockets Didn't Fire McHale - The Dream Shake
Kevin McHale wasn't leaving the Houston Rockets sideline. Here's why...

Texas Tech Links: Spears Nominated for Award; Webb is Relentless; Kravic's Invite on National Team - Viva The Matadors
Minta Spears was nominated for the Sportsperson of the Year award for the Big 12. LHP Dylan Dusek was told to be ready to play before the season started. Kliff Kingsbury described Davis Webb as relentless.

TCU Baseball: Looking Ahead to Next Year - Frogs O' War
After a magical season that fell just short of something much greater, here's a look at how TCU will fill its new roles...

WR Robbie Rhodes kicked off team, reportedly for second failed drug test - Our Daily Bears
Less than three weeks after being providentially cleared by the McClennan County DA, sophomore WR Robbie Rhodes has reportedly been kicked off the Baylor football team.

YESSIR: K Daniel LaCamera Commits to Texas A&M - Good Bull Hunting
Kicker Daniel LaCamera is the latest pickup for Coach Sumlin and staff.

Lebron James is taking his talents to Aggieland - Good Bull Hunting
Lebron James is officially on the market. Your move, Billy Kennedy.

UT AD Steve Patterson Speaks Out on The Attacks on College Athletics - Barking Carnival
Steve Patterson has been the Athletics Director for only a few months at his alma mater, but he isn't shy about being a major spokesman for the current collegiate system that is under attack.

#TTTQ Tweet of the Night

Are you more worries about QB play or right tackle play for the #Texans this year? #TTTQ