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Houston Texans News: August 19, 2015

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, August 19, 2015.

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Houston Texans News

HBO 'Hard Knocks' 2015: Best Texans Storylines, Moments, Reaction for Episode 2 | Bleacher Report
Houston Texans news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more.

This Woman Does Not Like Us Making Fun Of The Texans
Many people are fans of Why Your Team Sucks. But some people are NOT fans of Why Your Team Sucks. This is an email we received in response to yesterday’s Texans preview.

Houston Astros star Carlos Correa hits it off with Houston Texans at camp
Astros star shortstop Carlos Correa took in Texans training camp Tuesday and marveled at something he's been banned from doing: tackling.

Houston Texans training camp: Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett? -
Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer are both vying for the starting job, but which quarterback will lead Houston in 2015? Jeffri Chadiha reports on a tight race -- and much more -- from Texans training camp.

Gary Kubiak: Peyton Manning will get first preseason action vs. Texans - Denver Broncos Blog - ESPN
Gary Kubiak said on Tuesday that Peyton Manning will get his first action of the preseason when the Denver Broncos face the Texans in NRG Stadium.

4 Texans Game Takeaways from DC Eric Mangini
Fresh off the first of four preseason tune-ups, Eric Mangini took the podium on Tuesday to tie a bow on the Houston Texans game.

Texans cornerback Jumal Rolle shaken up during practice, has head bandaged - Ultimate Texans
Texans reserve cornerback Jumal Rolle was carted off the field Tuesday morning with an apparent head injury.

Texans camp glance: Aug. 18 - Ultimate Texans
The Texans ran 45 times against San Francisco, not surprising since they ran more than any team in the league last season.

Texans' Neild enters discussion of Houston's great beards - Houston Chronicle
If Ryan Fitzpatrick looked like a Civil War general, Chris Neild resembles a refugee from a biker gang.

Vince Wilfork sweats so much, it literally bubbles out of his shoes -
You might want to change your socks, Vince.

Around the League

Giant brawl breaks out during Rams-Cowboys practice, nearly spills into crowd -
For the third time during joint practices, the Cowboys and Rams came to blows.

Tom Brady misses practice for 'DeflateGate,' Peyton Manning will get snaps in Saturday's preseason game -
In other news from around training camp on Tuesday, the Eagles welcomed back Kiko Alonso and several other injured players and Andy Dalton is taking control in Cincinnati.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

TCB Pitcher of the Week: Week of August 7-11, 2015 - The Crawfish Boxes
Dallas Keuchel's dominant performance secures yet another award for him.

2014-2015 Rockets recap: The explosive fun that was Corey Brewer - The Dream Shake
Brew wasn't always perfect, but his acquisition was a turning point of the season.

NCAA expected to rule on Texas TE Devonaire Clarington this week - Burnt Orange Nation
After remaining in limbo for more than a month, the consensus four-star prospect will learn his fate in the next several days.

Should College Athletes Be Paid? - Viva The Matadors
Yesterday's ruling brings about more conversation on paying college athletes.

TCU Football Countdown: 16 Days - Frogs O' War
Another beast from The Boot highlights our daily countdown.

Daily Bears Report: Tuesday, August 18 - Our Daily Bears
Welcome to the Daily Bears Report. In today's edition, we talk a little bit about football, a little bit about soccer, and a little bit about volleyball.

The Bullcast Manifesto - Good Bull Hunting
Join us, comrades! Hot takes and low production values for all citizens of Aggieland!

Justin Tucker doing a nice Matthew McConaughey in a car commercial - Barking Carnival
Alright, alright, alright.

Homegrown midfielder Christian Lucatero signs with Houston Dynamo - Dynamo Theory
Houston Dynamo lock down the exciting youth prospect, looking to develop him through the new Rio Grande Valley FC affiliate club.