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Houston Texans News: November 29, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

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Houston Texans News

Whitney Mercilus: Houston Texans aren't panicking -
Fans are freaking out after the Texans' 21-13 loss to the Chargers Sunday. Why edge rusher Whitney Mercilus says there is no need to worry.

There's a nightmare of a question being asked about Brock Osweiler
Not only has that plan failed through 11 games, Osweiler is statistically worse than that aggregate. Start with the person who pressed this plan into action (team owner Bob McNair), extend to the general manager who championed Osweiler (Rick Smith), and keep going to the coach who was on board with...

16 observations from Texans vs. Chargers
The lack of consistency on offense was a killer. The defense held it together for the most part, but couldn’t line up onside during the first half in particular. Looking back on the game, that probably was a sign of things to come.

The Texans' lead in the AFC South is just like their $72M QB: A hoax -
Brock Osweiler isn't the answer and DeAndre Hopkins should bolt in free agency.

Brock Osweiler Is Truly Terrible Enough to Cost the Texans the AFC South | Bleacher Report
Houston Texans news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more.

What You Missed in the Win Over the Texans | San Diego Chargers
A look at the film to show what you didn't see but should have in the 21-13 win over Houston.

Texans offense struggles in home loss to Chargers - Houston Chronicle
The Texans have struggled mightily on offense everywhere – even south of the border, down Mexico way – this season, but they'd always found a way to overcome quarterback Brock Osweiler's uneven play in front of their home crowd.

NFL News

Packers vs. Eagles 2016 results: Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams lead Green Bay to 27-13 win -
Rodgers looked like himself in a big victory for the Pack.

NFL power rankings 2016, Week 13: Down go the Seahawks -
The issues that held the Seahawks back early in the season came roaring back in Week 12.

Aaron Rodgers is played like the MVP version of himself on Monday night -
We’ve been asking what’s wrong with Rodgers and the Packers all season, but they were nearly perfect in Monday’s 27-13 win over the Eagles.

NFL standings 2016: Cowboys are another game closer to clinching the NFC’s top spot -
The Giants aren’t going away, though.

Eric Dickerson claims that Jeff Fisher doesn’t want him on the Rams’ sideline -
The Hall of Famer says he’s not welcome by Los Angeles’ coach anymore.

Houston & Collegiate News

The Ground Control Podcast Extra No. 2: The Eighth Wonder of the World - The Crawfish Boxes
Robert C. Trumpbour and Kenneth Womack talk with TCB about their new Astrodome book.

The Rockets’ rotation is set, good and doesn’t include K.J. McDaniels - The Dream Shake
The nine-man rotation is playing well together.

Inside the Numbers: analyzing TCU basketball’s 6-0 start - Frogs O' War
We’re just six games into the season, and TCU basketball already looks vastly improved.

Texas HC Tom Herman mixes the best of Mack Brown, Urban Meyer - Burnt Orange Nation
"It’s not going to be Camp Texas around here."

Daily Bears Reports 11/27 - WacoTrib blasts Baylor Asst. Football Coaches - Our Daily Bears
Volleyball falls to Kansas in 5 sets. Lady Bears make a meal of DePaul, advance to tournament final. Football coaches have some explaining to do.

The Haters Sure Are Quiet Today - Viva The Matadors
Still no bowl, but Tech answered a lot of questions on Saturday.

HOT TAKES TRANSLATED: the best of Aggie Facebook post-LSU - Good Bull Hunting
Buckle in for a hell of a ride.

D’Onta Foreman: NFL Bound? - Barking Carnival
(UPDATE: Per D’Onta’s dad, Foreman has met with several agency groups but won’t be signing with anyone until he has set down with coach Tom Herman to talk about his future. That could just be...

Conference USA Coaching Hot Seat Roundtable - Underdog Dynasty
Managing Editor from Miner Rush Alex Nicolas joins us to talk about C-USA coaches who are on the hot seat.

Chargers vs Texans coverage