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Houston Texans News: July 18, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, July 18, 2017.

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Houston Texans News

Texans OL Chris Clark hopes for better 2017 | ProFootballTalk
Chris Clark had his struggles last season after Texans starting right tackle Derek Newton tore both patellar tendons. Clark allowed seven sacks, according to STATS, and had four holding penalties in 14 starts. Not surprisingly, Clark's goal this season is to play better.

Texans' D'Onta Foreman after arrest: Gun was legal, marijuana wasn't mine -
The third-round draft pick was arrested Monday morning in Texas.

3 Key Training Camp Battles To Watch For Texans
The Houston Texans will enter the 2017 NFL season with a few question marks and plenty of intrigue surrounding their roster. Even more...

Texans tackle Chris Clark looks for improvement after surgery - Houston Chronicle
Whenever the Texans have needed veteran blocker Chris Clark to step in along the offensive line, he's been their top insurance policy.

George Whitfield: Houston Texans' Braxton Miller is a "superhero"
Can Braxton Miller be a superhero for the Houston Texans in 2017? Quarterback guru George Whitfield called him just that during a recent interview.

Texans' J.J. Watt explains cabin misperception on 'Pardon My Take' - Houston Chronicle
After more than a year of getting needled by the hosts and listeners of the Barstool Sports podcast "Pardon My Take," J.J. Watt appeared on the show and cleared up some common misconceptions about himself and his image.

NFL News

Washington tried to go cheap on Kirk Cousins, and it's going to cost them -
Kirk Cousins is going to make a lot of money in 2018, and Washington may be looking for a quarterback after botching things with him.

2017 might be the Steelers’ last chance with Le’Veon Bell and Ben Roethlisberger -
Le’Veon Bell doesn’t have a contract, which means the Steelers’ one-year clock starts now.

Broncos fans disappointed by team's new policy to revoke season tickets -
Jim and Amber Hayes are lifelong Broncos fans, but they’re no longer season ticket holders thanks to a new team policy.

Why the Panthers fired general manager Dave Gettleman -
Retired NFL lineman and former Panther Geoff Schwartz has some thoughts on Carolina’s decision to fire their GM in July.

Lucky Whitehead says his dog has been stolen and held for ransom -
The Cowboys receiver turned to Instagram for help on Monday.

Houston & Collegiate Sports News

Mariners 9, Astros 7 (10): Astros drop their 1st extra inning game - The Crawfish Boxes
Astros couldn’t complete the comeback.

The Houston Rockets are for sale - The Dream Shake
The Rockets dropped a bombshell on Monday morning.

4-star CB Jalen Green names Texas in Top 5 - Burnt Orange Nation
Tom Herman continues to gain momentum for elite skill position players from The Lone Star State.

TCU News: Big 12 Media Day Kicks Off - Frogs O' War
The Frogs have the horses to get back to the top of the conference.

Royce O’Neale Signs with Utah Jazz - Our Daily Bears
Two Bears on the same team!

Roster countdown #9: Da’Leon Ward - Viva The Matadors
Our staff selected its top-15 players on the roster and for each one of them, there will be a profile with basic information, videos, and expectations.

It’s Aggie Football Hype Video season - Good Bull Hunting
It’s lit

D-D Breaux Named Most Outstanding Coach - And The Valley Shook
Sugar Bowl honors LSU Gymnastics legend.

no. No. NO. NO! - Barking Carnival
Just. No.

Underdog Dynasty Conference USA 2017 Preseason Team - Underdog Dynasty
Underdog Dynasty doesn’t have a vote for the C-USA media poll but if we did here’s what our ballot would look like.