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Houston Texans News: July 8, 2015

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, July 8, 2015.

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Houston Texans News

Texans assistant Romeo Crennel earns high marks for work with team - Ultimate Texans
NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks, a former player and scout, recently ranked his top 20 coordinators in the league.

Zach Mettenberger of Tennessee Titans refuels Selfiegate -- J.J. Watt one to talk
Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger has fired back at Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt nearly nine months removed from a spat between the two over a Mettenberger-photographed "selfie."

Zach Mettenberger calls Texans, J.J. Watt letterman jackets "high schoolish" | ProFootballTalk
Zach Mettenberger incurred the wrath of Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt last season after posting a celebratory selfie prior to making his first career start for the Tennessee Titans.

Texans Morning Huddle: Training Camp Schedule Set
The Texans Morning Huddle rounds up all the news sources about the Houston Texans and today includes the release of the training camp schedule.

Around the League

The Return of Marcus Lattimore -
After leaving football, the former running back is needed back home.

Judge upholds 'Redskins' trademark cancellation decision -
A District Court judge upheld the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's decision to cancel Washington's "Redskins" trademark.

The definitive, infallible NFL quarterback rankings for 2016 -
The 2015 season is in the books, and last year's quarterback rankings turned out to be spot on, as usual. With plenty of film study and a mountain of advanced statistics, it's time to rank the quarterbacks for 2016.

Rise 'n Grind: Can St. Louis support the NFL? -
An NFL market survey offers good and bad news for the future of professional football in St. Louis. Rise, grind and get all the NFL news you need to start your day!

Gronk's party cruise promo video is an airhorn-filled fist-pumping extravaganza -
Also: Bright neon colors! EDM! Booze! Waka Flocka! A "Viewer Discretion Is Advised" warning! Private island parties! The rest of the Gronk siblings!

Houston & Collegiate Sports

TCB Astros Hitter of the Week: July 1-7 - The Crawfish Boxes
Gigante with back-to-back wins.

Texas offers No. 5 JUCO CB Devron Davis - Burnt Orange Nation
The big, physical defender is the first junior college cornerback to pick up at a Longhorns offer in the 2016 class.

Texas Tech History Lesson: Darvin Ham Slam - Viva The Matadors
Conner continues his History Lesson series with some college basketball!

Midweek Musings: If not now, when? - Frogs O' War
The Frogs will be starting the season with the highest preseason ranking in school history and are one of the favorites to make the playoffs. Is this the best chance that TCU will ever have to win it all?

Aggie linemen headed to SEC Media Days - Good Bull Hunting
The Maroon Goons are invading Birmingham.

Talking Fitness: Kids & Athletic Specialization - Barking Carnival
Many of us are or will be parents with kids participating in sports. They'll participate for fun. For fitness. To develop character and build resiliency. Maybe even get college paid for. Here...