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2015 NFL Free Agency

All of BRB's content concerning NFL free agency for the 2014-2015 offseason.

Which Texans Free Agent Signing Surprised Most?

What was the most unexpected signing by the Houston Texans for 2015?

Texans' Top 5 Needs Post-Free Agency

Even with the spending spree, the Houston Texans still have holes to fill and cracks to patch.

Vince Wilfork Speaks About Texans, Patriots

One of the Texans' biggest (literally and figuratively) free agent signings opens up about he feels about signing with the Texans and leaving the place he played his first 11 years in the NFL.

2015 NFL/Texans FA Rumors: Where's The Cap Space?

We'd like to keep shopping at the Free Agency Galleria, but we're close to maxing out our credit card. Who should we target? How should we pay for them? What does Chris Olsen have up his sleeve?

Oakland Raiders Cut Former Texans QB Matt Schaub

A year after trading for the former Texans quarterback, the Raiders have cut Matt Schaub. The former starting QB for the Texans has fallen faster than we could have imagined.

Cecil Shorts Contract Details

Is this a case of fans not having an accurate value of a player's value on the free agent market, or did the Houston Texans just get themselves a tremendous bargain in the former Jacksonville Jaguars wideout?

Vince Wilfork Contract Details

See exactly how much money the Houston Texans agreed to pay the former New England Patriots nose tackle today.

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We Should've Known All Along That Vince Wilfork Would Be A Texan

1) Jamming to "Wanna be a Baller" by Houston's very own Li'l Troy
2) Smoking some pork ribs in a homemade smoker
3) Generally having a whale of a time

Yep, I think it's safe to say that freshly-signed gargantuan Vince Wilfork will fit in quite nicely here in Houston.

Hat tip to Jerome Solomon for linking this on Twitter.

J.J. Watt Tweets Reaction To Vince Wilfork Signing

And it's perfect.

Houston Texans Sign Vince Wilfork

The Texans bring yet another former Patriot into the fold by signing veteran defensive tackle Vince Wilfork.

Houston Texans Sign Cecil Shorts III

Cecil Shorts III is that rare find: a wide receiver who actually had a good season with Blaine "WTMF" Gabbert at quarterback, and now he's a Houston Texan. Read on for more details about the Texans' newest acquisition.

Report: Texans Will Not Sign Vince Wilfork

Sports Radio 610 says it looks like our #NoseTackleLust will not be satiated by Vince Wilfork after all, as the former Patriots stalwart has moved on to other teams in his search for a new home.

Cecil Shorts Visiting Houston Texans

You might have heard something about the Houston Texans needing wide receiver help since Andre Johnson was released. The team could be looking to partially fill that void by bringing in a free agent wide receiver from an AFC South division rival.

Vince Wilfork Visiting Houston Texans

The Houston Texans' flirtation with free agent nose tackle Vince Wilfork has brought Wilfork to Houston. How long is he planning on staying? Should the Texans be interested, especially after being stung by Ed Reed?

2015 NFL Rumors/News: Wherefore Art Thou, Vince?

We're still waiting on whether Vince Wilfork decides to continue feasting on NFL OLs. Luckily, Houston offers Killen's and cajun food galore to hopefully tempt his palate. There are other free agents, of course, but all eyes are on a particular NT.

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Ravens Sign A Former Texan; Water Is Wet

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that former Texans safety Kendrick Lewis has reached an agreement to join the Ravens. Lewis started all sixteen games for the Texans at safety in 2014, after signing a one-year deal with Houston in the offseason.

Andre Johnson Thanks Houston

He's a Colt now, but Andre Johnson is going to make sure Houston knows he appreciates everyone for his 12 years here. Check out the ad he's going to take out in the Houston Chronicle.

2015 NFL Free Agency:Teams Illustrated by Movies

The first week of the 2015 game of NFL musical chairs, otherwise known as free agency, has provided some interesting moves for several teams. A few NFL clubs clearly manifested a likeness to popular movie themes.

2015 NFL Free Agency Rumors/News: Open Thread VIII

While the flurry of free agent signings may have slowed to a trickle, there's still plenty to speculate and visit about. Talk reports, rumors, and wish lists for the Texans and any other team in Battle Red Blog's eighth open thread for free agency.

Recapping 2015 Houston Texans Free Agency

As of the evening of March 12, 2015, here's an accurate list of all the Houston Texans who have left or arrived since NFL free agency started on March 9, 2015.

Houston Texans, Rahim Moore Agree To Contract

Adam Schefter is reporting that the Houston Texans have agreed to sign the free agent safety formerly of the Denver Broncos. What does this mean for Houston's secondary in 2015?

Mallett Wanted To Stay In Houston "At All Costs"

See what Mallett had to say after the deal to keep him in Houston was finally done.

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Texans "Moving Closer" To Signing Rahim Moore

This would likely be a decently hefty contract for one of the better players in Free Agency, but it would fill a huge need for the team.

Kendrick Lewis and Danieal Manning are free agents, leaving D.J. Swearinger and Eddie Pleasant as the two most experienced safeties left.

2015 NFL Free Agency Rumors/News: Open Thread VII

Another day, more rumors. NFL Free Agency 2015 is a laugh a minute! Talk about it all on Battle Red Blog.

Andre Johnson Signs With Colts

The AFC South rivalry between Houston and Indy just got more interesting. The greatest player in Texans history has decided to join the Indianapolis Colts. Texans fans react.

Innegan Retires, Takes Swipe At Andre Johnson

A player whose NFL career will be remembered for being on the literal and figurative receiving end of a beating from Andre Johnson has called it quits. Instead of simply walking off into the sunset, Cortland Finnegan had to stir the pot again.

Safety Rahim Moore Visiting Houston Texans

The Houston Texans have a need at safety, and it just so happens safety Rahim Moore is visiting with them. Can they close the deal? Do Texans fans even want them to do so?

Houston Texans Sign Brian Hoyer

An epic quarterback battle will soon commence in Houston between Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer, as the latter officially agreed to a two-year deal with the Texans today.

Texans Trade Ryan Fitzpatrick To Jets

The most amazing beard ever under center with the Texans is on his way to New York! Texans fans react to the end of the Ryan Fitzpatrick Era in Houston.

2015 NFL Free Agency: Around The AFC South

We know about the Texans' moves, but what has happened around the AFC South in free agency so far?

2015 NFL Free Agency Rumors/News: Open Thread VI

Free Agency officially opened up yesterday, and we saw a huge opening volley of signings, trades and even surprise retirements. Can Wednesday follow up that act? Follow the action here on Battle Red Blog

Brian Hoyer In Houston, Has Not Signed With Texans

The free agent quarterback is in Houston, but he hasn't signed a contract with the Texans yet. See what Brian Hoyer had to say when he was interviewed at the airport.

Texans Trade Case Keenum To Rams

The local hero and beloved alumnus of the University of Houston has again been jettisoned by his hometown team. A portion of the Houston Texans fan base will mourn this development.

Houston Texans Pursuing Vince Wilfork?

ESPN's Tania Ganguli says Houston is trying to sign the recently released planetoid New England Patriots' nose tackle. Would he be a good fit on the Texans' defensive line?

Jake Locker Retires From NFL

The Titans' first round pick in 2011, officially a free agent as of less than an hour ago, is hanging 'em up. Read on for Locker's surprising statement announcing his retirement.

Brooks Reed Signs With Atlanta Falcons

What's been rumored for quite a while has been confirmed, as Brooks Reed signs a contract with the Atlanta Falcons. See what Houston Texans fans have to say about losing one of their starting linebackers.