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Houston Texans News: January 13, 2016

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, January 13, 2016.

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Houston Texans news

Texans owner: We need a franchise quarterback -
After watching an abysmal playoff performance from his team's quarterback last weekend, Texans owner Bob McNair said there's no question his team needs a franchise quarterback.

A look at Texans’ possible free-agent options at quarterback - Ultimate Texans
Texans have found their past two starting quarterbacks in free agency.

Houston Texans to Interview the New York Giants Sean Ryan For Coaching Vacancy - Houston - Scout
The Houston Texans are set to interview New York Giants wide receiver coach Sean Ryan for the same position.

Texans’ J.J. Watt has successful sports hernia surgery - Ultimate Texans
Watt is expected to recover in time for organized team activities and minicamps.

NFL Playoffs Patriots vs Chiefs: Bill Belichick Should Ask Texans For Their Game Plan - Pats Pulpit
In what is the most disappointing news of the week, it seems that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady won't be asking former back-up quarterback Brian Hoyer for any tips on facing the Kansas...

Chiefs vs. Texans: The Best and Worst - Arrowhead Pride
His Dirkness' weekly KC Masterpiece.

Metro surveillance video shows train fight after Houston Texans Playoff game - Houston Chronicle
A man riding a Metro train under the influence got slapped by a woman and then punched an off-duty cop in the face.

Ex-Texans wide receiver Chandler Worthy signing with Jets - Ultimate Texans
He caught three passes for 14 yards this season.

Texans DT Devon Still declares his daughter Leah 'beat cancer' - Story | WAGA
Less than a week after defensive tackle Devon Still signed a contract with the Houston Texans, he has announced on his social media platforms that his young daughter Leah has beaten cancer following...

Around the League

I was a diehard fan, until the St. Louis Rams broke me -
Dear future fan: The NFL isn't worth your money.

Rams relocation to Los Angeles approved by NFL owners, Chargers have option to move -
Owners approved the Rams' Inglewood project in a vote Tuesday. The Raiders will remain in Oakland.

The NFL's Los Angeles relocation process, explained -
NFL owners are finally making a decision about which team(s) will be moving to Los Angeles. Here's what you need to know.

Dan Campbell leaving the Dolphins after being passed over for head coaching gig -
The former interim head coach was reportedly "angry and bitter" about not being named head coach.

Bill Belichick showed up to a press conference with a serious black eye -
"I think I'll live."

Vontaze Burfict suspended 3 games after vicious helmet-to-helmet hit on Antonio Brown -
This is the second time this season Burfict has faced discipline for illegal hits against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Six Astros players file for salary arbitration - The Crawfish Boxes
Keuchel, Valbuena, Castro, Gattis, Gonzalez and Fields are looking for a payday.

Rockets light it up from deep in a win over the Grizzlies - The Dream Shake
The Rockets were scorching hot from downtown in a big road win against Memphis.

Texas Hangs On to Beat Iowa State in Overtime, Wins 94-91 - Burnt Orange Nation
The Longhorns gained a lead with a first half offensive explosion, and then did just enough the rest of the way to win.

3AM Thoughts Wants To Be In Wrestlemania/CFP Thoughts - Viva The Matadors
I have clinical Insomnia, which means that I barely sleep. My mind goes to weird places sometimes. These are those weird places.

3rd Best Play of the Year - Frogs O' War
Relive Trevone Boykin's unforgettable, high-five worthy play against West Virginia.

Andrew Billings Declares for the NFL Draft - Our Daily Bears
Billings makes his decision to enter the NFL Draft, declaring it through David Smoak and 1660 ESPN Radio.

Instant Reaction: Texas A&M Survives Again Against Florida, 71-68 - Good Bull Hunting
It wasn't pretty, but Texas A&M is 4-0 for the first time ever in the SEC with a 71-68 nail-biter against the Florida Gators.

Nebraska Defensive Backs Coach Brian Stewart Interviews for UTSA Head Coaching Position - Underdog Dynasty
Are the Roadrunners zeroing in on a target or has the search gone cold?