clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Houston Texans News: September 30, 2015

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, September 30, 2015.

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Houston Texans News

Houston Texans cut kicker Randy Bullock, who has 2 missed PATs
The Texans waived kicker Randy Bullock, who has missed two extra-point attempts this season, and signed Nick Novak to replace him.

Texans face statement game in Atlanta - Houston Chronicle
The Texans should be an improved team over last season, despite injuries that have created havoc in the offensive line and left running back Arian Foster rehabbing from groin surgery.

Texans make change at kicker, release Randy Bullock | FOX Sports
Texans make change at kicker, release Randy Bullock.

Texans vs. Falcons: 10 things to watch - Houston Chronicle
Mallett keeps finding his rhythm in the fourth quarter, having directed consecutive scoring drives of 77 and 76 yards in the victory over Tampa Bay.

Texans come to town with Mallett in charge |
If you caught some of the "Hard Knocks" episodes before the season started, you know that Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien loves him some Rick Ross.

Gameday Primer: Falcons vs. Texans
The Falcons are back in the friendly confines of the Georgia Dome as they host the Houston Texans, and we've got a look at all the activities and need-to-know info for Sunday's game.

Around the League

The Raiders have figured out how to use Khalil Mack, and it’s terrifying -
The Oakland pass rusher earns Stephen White's coveted Hoss of the Week Award, and it probably won't be the last one he wins this season.

Tom Brady wants a record he will never have -
Tom Brady is happy he reached 400 career touchdowns, but the record he coveted was Brett Favre's record for consecutive starts.

Chart Party: The Bears got on a plane, punted 10 times and went home -
During Sunday's shutout loss to the Seahawks, the Bears had 10 possessions and they ended every single one with a punt. Let's chart it.

Aaron Rodgers is the master of the free play -
First Aaron Rodgers draws penalties. Then he destroys defenses.

2016 NFL Draft top 50: Joey Bosa, Robert Nkemdiche top big board -
We're a quarter of the way through the college football season, so it's time to unleash player rankings.

Browns part ways with suspended OL coach -
Moeller was involved with an altercation with his former fiancée, but he was never arrested or charged with assault.

The Bears are in rebuilding mode 3 games into the season -
With Jared Allen and Jon Bostic out, could the Bears be having a fire sale?

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Astros 4, Mariners 6: Bullpen falters in Seattle - The Crawfish Boxes
Astros three game winning streak comes to and end, as they fall behind Angels for second wildcard.

Answering big questions: the 2015-2016 Houston Rockets season preview - The Dream Shake
We answer the big questions on Day 1 of training camp

Big 12 supervisor admits "a few mistakes" in Texas-Oklahoma State game - Burnt Orange Nation
Well, duh.

The Case for Davis Webb - Viva The Matadors
Why Tech fans shouldn't worry if Mahomes can't go against Baylor.

Frogs O'War Podcast: 9/29/15 - Frogs O' War
Marsh and Andrew revel in the Tech game and discuss where they were when "the immaculate deflection" happened. They also tease the Texas game and make yet another plea for Jake Arietta to come on...

First Look: Texas Tech Red Raiders - Our Daily Bears
Taking a peek at Baylor's next opponent: The Texas Tech Red Raiders.

The Jake Spavital Debate: is the Texas A&M offense underperforming? - Good Bull Hunting
Is Jake Spavital performing at an acceptable level?

Texas-OSU Penalties - The Choice Cuts - Barking Carnival
Setting the malfeasance to music.

Can the Houston Dynamo sneak in the MLS Playoffs? - Dynamo Theory
Houston need a perfect October to make it into the MLS Playoffs.

Texans vs Falcons coverage