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Houston Texans News: August 31, 2015

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, August 31, 2015.

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Houston Texans News

Texans vs. Saints - Game Recap - August 30, 2015 - ESPN
Get a recap of the Houston Texans vs. New Orleans Saints football game.

What the Houston Texans said after beating New Orleans Saints |
Overall the Houston Texans felt pretty good about their win over the Saints in the third preseason game Sunday night.

Texans defeat Saints 27-13
Houston dominated in their first road appearance of the 2015 preseason to defeat the New Orleans Saints 27-13, even with a majority of starters on the sideline watching.

Texans vs. Saints: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Preseason | Bleacher Report
The latest NFL news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more.

Texans DB Charles James has rushing TD called back!!! | FOX Sports
James, an undrafted cornerback who has played in reserve duty, got an opportunity to show off his versatility at running back. He didn't disappoint.

Texans report: Pushing to make roster, James lauds 'No. 1 moment' - Houston Chronicle
NEW ORLEANS - Clasping the football to his chest, cornerback/running back Charles James smiled as he walked up the tunnel to the Texans' locker room.

Coach Sean Payton reviews Texans preseason game
Transcript of Coach Payton's press conference.

Texans' Johnson reflects on Katrina's aftermath - Houston Chronicle
The fear of a dark unknown haunted Damaris Johnson a decade ago when Hurricane Katrina ravaged New Orleans, as he was involved in a scary ordeal that separated him temporarily from his family.

Around the League

Washington front office, coaches reportedly ready to move on from RG3 -
Robert Griffin III is reportedly in the middle of yet another coach vs. owner disagreement.

The Julio Jones trade worked out for the Falcons while the Browns screwed up everything -
Julio Jones is one of the highest paid receivers in the NFL now and it's hard to argue that he's not completely worth it.

Adorable 10-year-old interviewer isn't afraid to ask the NFL tough questions, melt hearts -
Enough with the small talk. Isabella wants to talk about 3-4 defenses!

2015 NFL roster cuts tracker: Cuts underway as 75-man deadline approaches -
NFL teams have until Tuesday to cut down rosters to 75, but some of the releases are already happening.

Chargers players accuse Seahawks' Frank Clark of trying to punch Philip Rivers -
Rivers' teammates say Clark went too far in a pileup after the quarterback was sacked in the second quarter of Saturday's preseason game.

John Harbaugh goes off on reporter for halftime interview questions -
Settle down, boss.

Jay Gruden insists Washington handled RGIII's concussion 'by the book' -
Gruden blamed the controversy on miscommunication with the NFL-assigned independent neurologist and denied it was a conspiracy to remove Griffin from the starting role.

Rams set up preseason surprise by reuniting cheerleader with military husband -
The preseason is loaded with great surprises!

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Twins 7, Astros 5: Astros 9th inning rally falls short - The Crawfish Boxes
Who knew Ervin Santana was the second coming of Cy-Young.

Chuck Hayes isn't coming back to the Rockets after all - The Dream Shake
Adios once more, Chuckwagon.

The Weekend Review: Ten questions for Texas Longhorns football - Burnt Orange Nation
The answers to these questions could determine whether the Horns have a successful season or finish with another losing record.

What we will learn from Texas Tech vs Sam Houston? - Viva The Matadors
Is there anything to be learned a game versus an FCS school?

Former Frog, Current Chicago Cub Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter against Dodgers - Frogs O' War
The former TCU product completely shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers.

The Big 12 Sunday Morning Quarterback – 2015 Preseason Edition - Our Daily Bears
The weekly rundown of happenings in the Big 12 and how it affects your Baylor Bears. Complete with game analysis, bowl predictions and conference observations.

Kyle Field Walkthrough Panoramic View - Good Bull Hunting
Thanks, Coach Price!

The Final Push: Thinking Texas Football 2015 Longhorn Football Preview - Barking Carnival
It's time to buy the 2015 Thinking Texas Football Longhorn Preview. If you haven't been persuaded yet, here's the elevator pitch: an exhaustive yet breezy Texas, Big 12 and 2015 opponent preview...

Houston Dash vs Boston Breakers Final Score: Dash victorious in final home game - Dynamo Theory
Ella Masar's goal in the 34th minute was all the Dash needed to defeat the Boston Breakers 1-0.