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Houston Texans News: September 2, 2015

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, September 2, 2015.

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Houston Texans News

Texans owner Bob McNair says J.J. Watt would not have destroyed his phone like Tom Brady | For The Win
"If it was J.J. Watt, I think he would have been cooperative," McNair said.

Texans owner: J.J. Watt wouldn't destroy cell phone -
Houston Texans owner Bob McNair weighs in on the Tom Brady saga. McNair said on Tuesday that Texans superstar J.J. Watt would have handled the situation much differently.

Houston Texans cut 13, defensive back remains hotly contested - AFC South - ESPN
Hard Knocks star Charles James is still in the running at cornerback for the Houston Texans.

Texans only NFL team without a turnover
The Texans are the only team in the NFL with zero turnovers through three preseason games.

HBO 'Hard Knocks' 2015: Best Texans Storylines, Moments, Reaction for Episode 4 | Bleacher Report
Houston Texans news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

Texans' Brian Cushing: 'I'm feeling like my old self' -
This has been a summer of revitalization for Brian Cushing. "I'm moving like my old self, I'm feeling like my old self."

Texans pride on display in New Orleans
The Traveling Texans gave a resounding answer to the Saints fans’ "Who Dat?" question in New Orleans Sunday, as the city of black and gold was painted red.

Report: Broncos trade offensive tackle Chris Clark to Texans for 7th round draft pick - Mile High Report
Chris Clark's bumpy ride in Denver has come to an end.

Photos: Carli Lloyd visits JJ Watt at Texans practice | Sun Times National
USWNT Carli Lloyd shows up to Texans camp, meets J.J. Watt and delivers motivational words to team

Around the League

A comprehensive history of how Washington ruined Robert Griffin III's body, mind and spirit -
RG3 has gone from superstar youngster to disappointing failure. But time after time after time, those failures have been the result of major dysfunction from Washington's higher-ups, as the people supposedly trying to help Griffin have actually hurt.

Cutting Fred Jackson could haunt the Buffalo Bills -
There's controversy in Buffalo over the decision to release beloved Fred Jackson, and it poses very serious questions about the team's leadership. Elsewhere, more money for Brown, the best of Hard Knocks, a slow start in St. Louis and more.

We've wasted 7 months talking about deflated balls -
The worst seven-month soap opera ever has included Bill Belichick quoting "My Cousin Vinny," angry emails about pool covers and all of the ball innuendo you could ever imagine.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Astros Pitching Falters Against Mariners - The Crawfish Boxes
Astros fall one comeback short in loss to Mariners.

Texas HC Charlie Strong's angry alter ego is named Chuck - Burnt Orange Nation
You don't want to see Chuck. The Longhorns players don't want to see Chuck. The Texas program needs to bury Chuck as much as possible.

Texas Tech Coordinators Talk Sam Houston State - Viva The Matadors
David Gibbs and Eric Morris answered questions from the media at Monday's press conference.

TCU Football Countdown: 2 Days - Frogs O' War
Two days. 48 hours. 2,880 minutes. It's so close you can almost taste it.

At the Next Level, the reckoning has begun - Our Daily Bears
Tuesday was the deadline for the first round of NFL roster cuts. Among former Baylor Bears, there were a few casualties and one surprise.

First Glance - Texas A&M vs. Arizona State (Game Notes, Connections, Radio, TV) - Good Bull Hunting
Kyle Field Panoramic The Bullcast offers career advice Daily Bull: Lots of Good Bull TEAM SHOP adidas Texas A&M Aggies Maroon 2015 Coaches Sideline Climalite Polo $63.95

The freshmen invasion: Texas Longhorns football depth chart for Notre Dame Fighting Irish - Barking Carnival
Here it is, all prettied up courtesy of BON OFFENSE Position No. Player | No. Player | No. Player Wide Receiver (H) 7 Marcus Johnson | 23 Daje Johnson OR 17 Ryan...