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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Thursday, May 21, 2015.

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Houston Texans News

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt shows September thigh bruise on Twitter - Houston Texans Blog - ESPN
The thigh bruise Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt suffered on Sept. 28 against the Buffalo Bills was no joke, as Watt showed Wednesday on Twitter.

Texans' Bullock not worried about extra-point change - Houston Chronicle
Texans kicker Randy Bullock has connected on 95.6 percent of field goals 33 yards or shorter during the past two seasons, so it's not surprising he would be unconcerned with the extra-point rule that was changed this week.

Washington Redskins RUMORS: Would RGIII Ever Go To The Houston Texans? : Sports : Headlines & Global News
The Washington Redskins could part ways with Robert Griffin III if he has another poor season.

Texans coach O'Brien turns his attention to center | FOX Sports
Texans coach O'Brien turns his attention to center.

Be prepared for drama in 2015
The change in extra point rules will cause major drama in 2015.

Houston Texans offensive line getting slight makeover
The Houston Texans offensive line is getting a slight makeover for 2015.

Houston Texans Positional Breakdown: Outside Linebacker - Toro Times - A Houston Texans Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Houston Texans outside linebackers are the subject of this Toro Times positional breakdown series as we examine who is on the roster

Around the League

5 veteran players who could change the NFL landscape in 2015 - SBNation.com
If things go right for these five players, the NFL standings are going to look a lot different this year.

Peyton Manning appears on Letterman's final 'Top 10' list - SBNation.com
Letterman's star-studded send-off made some time for everyone's favorite Manning!

Rise 'n Grind: The NFL is optimistic about Los Angeles - SBNation.com
So optimistic that there's talk of the Super Bowl heading back to Southern California.

Roger Goodell could be Tom Brady's best hope to reduce his suspension - SBNation.com
The Patriots quarterback is appealing his four-game suspension for his role in DeflateGate.

6 NFL coaches on the hot seat in 2015 - SBNation.com
Seven teams have new head coaches going into the 2015-16 NFL season. Which teams could be looking for a new coach after the coming year?

What if the NFL had a draft lottery? - SBNation.com
It may be a terrible idea, but things would be very different if picks were decided by ping pong balls.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

SportsCenter has got some jokes - The Crawfish Boxes
View the FanShot on SB Nation.

Rockets-Warriors Game 2 preview: Without Dwight, bench and Ariza are key - The Dream Shake
Howard is questionable (left knee sprain) for Game 2, leaving Houston in the hands of James Harden, Trevor Ariza, and the Houston Rocket bench.

Top-10 SF Tevin Mack commits to the Texas Longhorns - Burnt Orange Nation
The consensus four-star prospect chose Texas over finalists Georgia and Clemson.

Texas Tech Recruiting Roundup, 5/21 - Viva The Matadors
Texas Tech's 2016 recruiting class is in full swing, 5 commitments in the past two weeks.

TCU Basketball Schedule Taking Shape - Frogs O' War
Several future contest dates for the 2015-2016 TCU Men's Basketball season were announced this week, highlighted by an SEC foe and a trip south of the border.

Big XII Baseball Tourney: Day 1 - Our Daily Bears
In which Baylor beat TCU 6-5.

Aggie Baseball Opens SEC Tournament vs Alabama - Good Bull Hunting
In order to lock up a national seed, Texas A&M likely needs a deep run in the SEC Tournament. The Aggies begin play Wednesday morning against Alabama.

Dash continue to build defense - Dynamo Theory
Houston brings in defenders Ellie Brush and Camila