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Houston Texans News: September 18, 2017

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

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Houston Texans News

Tom Savage not looking for trade, and Texans have rebuffed suitors in the past -
The Texans could have traded Savage in the past but instead have benched him after one half.

Texans tackle Duane Brown prepared to keep holding out at least another month -
The Texans have dealt with massive offensive line issues in Brown's absence.

Memes make fun of Cowboys after blowout loss in Denver - Houston Chronicle
The Cowboys had a very rough go of it in Denver and were blown out by the Broncos 42-17 Sunday evening.

Houston Texans sign WR Cobi Hamilton and LT Jah Reid
The Houston Texans have added some depth to their roster after signing wide receiver Cobi Hamilton and left tackle Jah Reid this week.

No separation in the AFC South - Houston Chronicle
So Jacksonville is not going to finish with an undefeated record after all.

Texans – Bengals: In A Nutshell « CBS Houston
Paul Gallant weighs in on the Texans 13 - 9 win over the Bengals.

NFL News

Packers vs. Falcons: How Desmond Trufant got the best of Aaron Rodgers -
Trufant’s big plays helped the Falcons seal the win over the Packers on Sunday night.

NFL scores and highlights: The best moments from the Week 2 action -
We finally saw a great group celebration! Week 2 had a little bit of everything.

2017 NFL Week 2: 3 winners and 3 losers from the NFL’s reunion week -
Andy Reid beat one of his former assistants again, and Mike Glennon didn’t leave the Bucs with any regrets.

Greg Olsen is expected to miss about six games due to broken right foot -
Olsen suffered a broken right foot against the Buffalo Bills in Week 2, but he should be back after six games.

NFL attendance: Rams and Chargers combined less than Texas-USC game -
"Los Angeles is an NFL town!" - the 30 people who bought tickets.

NFL scores 2017: Live results, highlights, and more from Week 2 -
Week 2 is almost over as the NFL settles into its regular season.

Houston & Collegiate Sports News

Astros earn the 2017 AL West Division Title - The Crawfish Boxes
Houston earns the AL West crown in 149 games.

ESPN: Chris Paul is better than James Harden - The Dream Shake
An unpopular opinion is sure to rattle Rockets fans.

Texas nearly pulls off massive road upset vs. No. 4 USC - Burnt Orange Nation
Self-inflicted wounds by an unfinished product negated a huge opportunity.

Frogs Rise In Polls With 3-0 Start - Frogs O' War
TCU is a top 15 team in the coaches poll, and 16th in the AP.

Final: Duke 34, Baylor 20 - Our Daily Bears
Again, the offense is a big problem.

Arizona State will struggle to score at last year’s pace - Viva The Matadors
Texas Tech’s offense looks to over power Arizona State’s weak defense.

By the Numbers: Texas A&M 45, Louisiana 21 - Good Bull Hunting
A look at the numbers that confuse the hell out of us.

Mississippi State 37, LSU 7: Post-Game Review - And The Valley Shook
Analysis: that was bad.

Shooting From the Hip: USC 27, Texas 24 - Barking Carnival
God damn. This team fought its ass off against a Top Five team on their home turf and could have, should have won. Crucial deficiencies on the OL and in the booth did them in, but celebrate the...

UTSA crushes Southern 51-17 in home opener - Underdog Dynasty
UTSA kept their feet on the gas as they dominated Southern University in their long-awaited home opener.

Recap: Houston Dynamo forwards ice cold in 0-1 loss to the San Jose Earthquakes - Dynamo Theory
The Dynamo were unable to come back from a first half goal by Danny Hoesen as they fell 0-1 to the San Jose Earthquakes.