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Houston Texans News: October 24, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, October 24, 2016.

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Houston Texans News

Scouting the enemy: Houston Texans - Mile High Report
The Denver Broncos will look to get back in the win column when they host the Houston Texans tomorrow on Monday Night Football.

Houston Texans' tough road schedule continues in Denver on Monday - NFL Nation- ESPN
The Texans have been pounded in both road games this season, and a Monday night trip to Denver makes flipping that script a daunting prospect.

9 keys to Broncos defeating Brock and the Texans |
When the Broncos' schedule came out in mid-April, there may have been temptation to put this game Monday night against Brock Osweiler and the Houston Texans in orange letters. Or navy blue, as the Broncos' jerseys will be.

Osweiler following Manning's path, not living in his shadow | The Charlotte Observer
Brock Osweiler wanted to follow Peyton Manning's path, not live in his shadow.

Texans hope to build momentum against struggling Broncos | The Star-Telegram
Houston running back Lamar Miller sparked a furious rally against Indianapolis. Denver, meanwhile, has dropped two consecutive games as its offense has sputtered.

Transactions: Texans place CB Kevin Johnson on IR -
The Houston Texans placed 2015 first-round pick Kevin Johnson on injured reserve with a foot injury. It's a big blow to the Texans pass defense ahead of Monday's tilt with the Denver Broncos.

Matchup: Texans vs. Broncos
Evan Silva breaks down the matchup for Monday night's game in Week 7 between the Houston Texans and Denver Broncos.

NFL News

NFL scores 2016: Live updates, results, highlights, and more -
The Chargers stunned the Falcons in overtime, while the Seahawks and Cardinals hope to give us an actual good Sunday night game for once. All that and more in Week 7 of the NFL season.

The Lions beat Washington because Matthew Stafford is sneakily amazing at game-winning drives -
Stafford got it done in crunch time.

NFL referees keep letting defenses get away with pass interference against Julio Jones -
Atlanta has good reason to be mad at refs. Again.

The Vikings finally lost and Mike Zimmer said it’s because they were ‘soft’ -
The Eagles handed the NFL’s last undefeated team its first loss.

The Dolphins' new offense is all Jay Ajayi and it's working -
Jay Ajayi joined Ricky Williams, Earl Campbell, and O.J. Simpson as the only four to post back-to-back 200-yard rushing performances.

Houston & Collegiate News

Astros Offseason Mailbag: Submit Your Questions! - The Crawfish Boxes
Consider this a call to arms, TCB'ers! We need your Astros-centric questions for our weekly Offseason Mailbag, "TCB Offseason Orbit". Submit yours today!

The Dream Shake Podcast, Ep. 26: Offseason reflection, Beverley’s injury and preseason recap - The Dream Shake
TDS staff gets ready for the 2016 season.

Texas Longhorns waste opportunities again in 24-21 loss to Kansas State Wildcats - Burnt Orange Nation
Manhattan remains the House of Horrors for the ‘Horns.

Early Morning Reaction To Texas Tech Vs. OU - Viva The Matadors
Wow, for a game that had Oklahoma as a 15 point favorite at kickoff, that was one heck of a game! Obviously it didn’t turn out the way we wanted it to, but after last weeks debacle I’m proud of our...

Watching the Lines: Week Nine - Our Daily Bears
Baylor heads to Austin to begin the second half of their 2016 season. You might have heard that there is some bad blood between these two programs. Needless to say, we’re all hyped/nervous for this...

Despite a decent effort early, A&M gets out matched by the crimson tide.

Postgame Reaction: KSU-24, Texas-21 - Barking Carnival
Texas is now 3-4 overall, 1-3 in the Big 12 and Charlie Strong is 1-7 in his last eight true road contests. The Texas defense was dominated by a KSU offense that lacks big play potential. So...

SMU shocks Houston 38-16 - Underdog Dynasty
The Mustangs simply beat the Cougars, just flat-out beat them

Houston Dynamo vs Colorado Rapids Final Score: Dynamo end season on a 1-1 draw against Rapids - Dynamo Theory
Dynamo avoid winning the Wooden Spoon as the Rapids fail to claim the Supporters’ Shield.

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