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Houston Texans News: March 22, 2016

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, March 22, 2016.

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Houston Texans news

J.J. Watt flew 20-plus Houston Texans teammates to his cabin - Houston Texans Blog- ESPN
J.J. Watt flew over 20 Texans teammates on a private jet to his Wisconsin cabin this week to work out and celebrate the star pass-rusher's birthday.

Bob McNair wants Andre Johnson to retire as a Texan - Houston Chronicle
When receiver Andre Johnson's career is over, owner Bob McNair wants him to return to NRG Stadium and retire as a Texan before the team honors him.

Texans owner: Osweiler can "be a real hero" in Houston | ProFootballTalk
Acknowledging that Broncos head football executive John Elway and recently retired quarterback Peyton Manning cast shadows that were "quite large," Texans owner Bob McNair said at the NFL league meetings Monday that new Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler chose the Texans in part because he has a chan...

For Texans, The QB Hunt Should Continue | Houston Press
The Texans have signed Brock Osweiler, but they shouldn't stop looking for a QB just yet.

Texans' McNair promotes turf field, England game and honoring Johnson - Houston Chronicle
In a wide-ranging interview at the NFL spring meetings, McNair also divulged he requested to play a road game against Jacksonville in the United Kingdom and would like for receiver Andre Johnson to retire as a Texan.

Around the League

DeForest Buckner is a few moves away from greatness - SBNation.com
Retired NFL defensive end Stephen White ponders says the Oregon pass rusher is the kind of player who can dominate games at the NFL level if he learns how to use the right moves.

Our 10 favorite things about this year's NFL coaches photo - SBNation.com
What the heck is Jeff Fisher even doing?

Chiefs appeal tampering ruling that cost them a 3rd-round pick - SBNation.com
The Chiefs were docked two draft picks and levied fines for tampering with Jeremy Maclin.

Just call a catch a catch, dammit - SBNation.com
Dez Bryant caught it and so did Calvin Johnson. It doesn't need to be so hard to figure out.

NFL aiming for 2018 regular season game in China - SBNation.com
A regular season game in China would easily be the most distance any team has traveled for a matchup.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Debate 2016: Who should be the Houston Astros' first baseman? - The Crawfish Boxes
The top candidates gather together on one stage for the first debate of the season.

Dwight Howard won't be suspended for using Stickum spray - The Dream Shake
The big man got out of a potentially sticky situation.

Looking Ahead to the 2016-2017 Texas Longhorns Basketball Team - Burnt Orange Nation
Shaka Smart and his staff have their work cut out for them over the next few months.

Bracket Challenge Results - Viva The Matadors
Is anyones bracket still in one piece after the crazy first 2 rounds? A look at how the VTM Madness contests are going.

BREAKING: TCU Hires Jamie Dixon - Frogs O' War
Former Frog Jamie Dixon accepts an offer to become the 22nd head coach in TCU Men's Basketball history.

How Dino Babers will build Syracuse's new offense on the Baylor model - SBNation.com
Watch out, ACC. The Orange are here and ready to drop bombs.

WBB: Ags fall to Florida State 74-56 in second round - Good Bull Hunting
Florida State dominated at Reed to end the 2015-16 the season for the Women's Bouncy Ball team.

Getting schooled by the most dominant defense of 2015 - Football Study Hall
The Katy Tigers, a Texas high school powerhouse program, gave everyone a free education on how to play dominant defense in the modern era.

UTSA Announces Four Game Series with Houston - Underdog Dynasty
UTSA and UH will continue to meet on the field in coming years as the two schools announced a four year scheduling agreement starting in 2017.

Dynamo Film Session: Analyzing the build-up to Felipe's long-range rocket - Dynamo Theory
This week's installment of Dynamo Film Session analyzes Felipe's first goal and how it demonstrated a defensive problem the Dynamo have.