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Houston Texans News: November 19, 2015

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Texans claim Brandon Weeden off waivers
Weeden had been released by the Cowboys on Tuesday.

Texans claim QB Brandon Weeden off waivers |
Following the injury to starting QB Brian Hoyer on Monday night, the Houston Texans have added another quarterback to their roster. Eyewitness Sports has learned the Texans claimed Brandon Weeden off waivers. Last week, Hoyer left with a concussion and...

Sheldon Richardson, Brian Hoyer, Darrelle Revis | Jets-Houston Texans injury report |
A rundown of ailing guys.

Texans claim Weeden, maybe so Colts couldn’t | ProFootballTalk
Brandon Weeden wasn't unemployed for long, and the uncertain quarterback situation in Houston means the Texans need Weeden to report for work immediately. The Texans claimed Weeden off waivers Wednesday.

Jets QB Ryan Fitzpatrick psyched to face Houston Texans, who traded him | Newsday
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- With one word, Ryan Fitzpatrick put to rest any discussions about his health or his game-day status."Yes,'' the Jets quarterback expects...

Jets Insider: Fitzpatrick will play vs. Texans after surgery - NY Daily News
Ryan Fitzpatrick says he will play against the Texans.

Ryan Fitzpatrick of New York Jets says he'll be OK to face Houston Texans
The Jets' Ryan Fitzpatrick, who had thumb surgery last week, says he will start at quarterback Sunday against the Texans, his former team.

Brian Hoyer Injury: Updates on Texans QB's Concussion and Return | Bleacher Report
The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more.

Andy Dalton Says There Is 'No Feud' with J.J. Watt After Texans vs. Bengals | Bleacher Report
The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more.

Texans host First Down Dads Movie Night
The Houston Texans hosted their annual First Down Dads event Friday at the Houston Methodist Center with Houston Texans Ambassadors, Cheerleaders, and TORO.

Around the League

'We had our foundations rocked': NFL players reflect on relocation. -
Four retired NFL players discuss what it's like to be part of a team relocating from one city to another.

NFL picks 2015, Week 11: Experts unanimously favor Cardinals, Patriots, Panthers -
After a brutal week of upsets, SB Nation's NFL experts will try to get back on the wagon with their Week 11 picks.

NFL veterans are having some of their best seasons well past their prime -
Tom Brady, Carson Palmer, Charles Woodson and Benjamin Watson are just some of the veterans defying expectations at their age.

Tony Romo is back, but it's probably too late for the Cowboys -
Finally, Dallas gets a decent quarterback, but will that be enough to save their season?

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Astros Dallas Keuchel wins AL Cy Young award - The Crawfish Boxes
The beard joins Carlos Correa in winning one of baseball's top honors.

Rockets fire head coach Kevin McHale - The Dream Shake
After a 4-7 start, the Rockets manager has decided to go another direction from Kevin McHale at head coach.

Texas Longhorns Basketball: The Next Ten Days - Burnt Orange Nation
Four games will come and go quickly.

Texas Tech Recruiting Roundup, 11/18 - Viva The Matadors
Texas Tech lands commit number 25.

Josh Doctson is Out for the Season - Frogs O' War
The TCU senior WR having an All-American season will miss the remainder of the regular season.

Baylor at Oklahoma State: The Advanced Stats Preview - Our Daily Bears
How the Baylor vs. Oklahoma State game shapes up according to Football Outsiders' Advanced Stats.

THE TAILGATE: A Graphical Preview of Texas A&M at Vanderbilt - Good Bull Hunting
We got a win!The inaugural season of New Kyle Field has come to a close. The seats will be empty until September 3, 2016 (don't talk to me about the Maroon/White game).The Ags head to Nashville...

New Nike-Texas Deal: Just Do It - Barking Carnival
It was a long and winding road, but Texas came back to where it started and signed the largest apparel contract ever for a college athletic program with Nike.

Houston Cougars fighting to keep Tom Herman from leaving for a bigger job -
They might have a bidding war on their hands with some power conference schools.

The Bull And Its Horns: Q&A with RGVFC Acting President Bert Garcia - Dynamo Theory
I was able to chat with acting Team President Bert Garcia about RGVFC and it's upcoming first season.

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