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Feeling Minnesota


I'd be lying if I said that my extended absence was purely work related, but truth be told, higher headquarters inspections are a mother.  So again, I was Aiming High this past weekend and didn't...

Live Game Day Thread Quote of the Day game. "because no one can f*cking tackle. learn to f*cking...

Live Game Day Thread Quote of the Day game. "because no one can f*cking tackle. learn to f*cking tackle you god damn fairies." by DisplacedTexan on Sep 28, 2008 2:55 PM CDT reply actions 0 recs Poignantly put DT.

Live Game Day Thread Quote of the Day This is like watching me play Madden. It’s like we’re more c...

Live Game Day Thread Quote of the Day This is like watching me play Madden. It’s like we’re more concerned with Schaub’s stats than winning the game. by Nashmeister on Sep 21, 2008 2:42 PM CDT This was one of the most telling quotes of the Live Game Thread. It came after the following series of plays: 4th Qtr 2-1-TEN 1 (7:49) 8-M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to 11-A.Davis (30-E.King). 3-1-TEN 1 (7:45) 8-M.Schaub pass short right to 83-K.Walter to TEN 2 for -1 yards (30-E.King). 0-0- Timeout #2 by HOU at 07:12. 4-2-TEN 2 (7:12) 20-S.Slaton up the middle to TEN 1 for 1 yard (97-T.Brown, 50-D.Thornton). Turnover on Downs.

Fist Full of Downers


Okay, I was non-existent for this week's live game blog and it was with good reason, I was fulfilling my commitment to the USAFR.  Now, be being the true fan that I am, I had my better half record...

Three And Out: Useless Predictions For Sunday's Game


With the ghost of Ike still maintaining a strangle hold on Tim's power grid, I've again been given the opportunity to pick up the proverbial ball here at the BRB and run with it.  So here goes the...

Pre-Game Recon with Music City Miracles


With Tim still blogging by candlelight, I was given the opportunity to interview Jimmy of the Music City Miracles for this week's installment of the pre-game recon.  I tried to keep the Vince Young...

Silver Linings


When the Texans' original schedule was released, most of us in the fan base were ecstatic with the placement of our bye week (Week 8).  But unfortunately for us,  Hurricane Ike had different...

Turning the Page


In the face of an impending hurricane, the Texans carried on with this week's practices with one thing on their minds - preparing for the Baltimore Ravens.  With last Sunday's debacle in rear view...

Texans Game Postponed!


As reported at, the game between the Houston Texans and the Baltimore Ravens has been moved to Monday, 7:30 pm CST. This move was made to give all those along the gulf coast a...

Let's Get One Thing Straight...


This is only the first game. Okay, this is the first of many post-game diatribes to come, as I'm sure Tim will have a post-game breakdown that will shed more light on what went wrong today. I...

Open Game Day Thread: Pittsburgh Part Two - The Revenge


Back by popular demand... its the second half thread.  Leave your comments, questions, concerns, and suicide notes in the comments below.

Eugene Wilson: Better than Advertised


The Texans enter the 2008 season with an expectation level that's higher than any Reliant Park has ever seen.  A potent passing attack and some of the league's best young defensive talent have the...

Wishing Harry Williams Well


Nick Scurfield, the Houston Texans publications coordinator, is giving fans an opportunity to send Harry Williams your well wishes and words of encouragement.  From Nick's post at the official...

WR Harry Williams Receives Positive Prognosis


Early in Friday night's intrastate rivalry game, special teamer WR Harry Williams suffered a serious neck injury.  Williams collided with a teammate's knee during the Cowboy's first kickoff return....

Reviewing the Experts: CHFF's Fillability Index


They often say that the truth hurts.  And when they say your team has been struggling to find a ground game and can’t rush the quarterback – there’s no denying the sting of...

When the Texans Go Marching In


After nearly a month of practicing in the stifling humidity of the Bayou City, the Texans are paying a visit to another city famous for its sweltering heat and boggy marshes.  The Texans made their...

Houston Diehards Hits the Airwaves!


Chris at has upped the ante for all of us hacks in the Texans blogosphere.  Over the past month or so, he's been tinkering with some new gadgetry and it looks like all his hard...

Rick Smith: The Pact


For the past two years, Texans GM Rick Smith has proven to be a shrewd negotiator and an excellent judge of talent.  He was a part of the team that drafted impact rookies DT Amobi Okoye and CB Fred...

Mike Bell is Your Newest Texan!


Megan Manful of the Houston Chronicle is reporting that the Texans have signed free agent running back Mike Bell.  For the Texans, it adds another former Bronco who is familiar with the offensive...

Talking Texans Training Camp: Day Six


Wednesday’s practice session came and went without much in the way of breaking news.  However, there was a report from the Houston Texans' own Brooke Bentley that said free agent running back Mike...

Talking Texans Training Camp: Day Five


Tuesday wrapped up Day Five of Houston Texans training camp. Again, temperatures in Houston reached well into the mid 90s. Sweltering heat aside, the Texans continued to focus on improving...

Quinn Gray Continues Trek Across the AFC South


Paul Kuharsky of is reporting that QB Quinn Gray and  QB Jared Lorenzen have signed with the Indianapolis Colts.  This move was made to give the Colts more arms in training camp as Peyton...

Texans Wave Goodbye to Charles Spencer


After taking up residence for the past two years in the Texans' training room, is reporting that the Texans have waived LT Charles Spencer.  For the Texans, it marks the end of a tragic...

From The Much Maligned To The Redesigned


For years the Texans have been stereotyped as a team that couldn't protect the quarterback, and rightfully so. In 2002, the Texans offensive line surrendered a record 76 sacks. Despite the 2003 t...

Frank Okam Is The Latest To Sign!

10, the official site of Fox 26, is reporting that Frank Okam is the latest draft pick to ink a deal with the Houston Texans.  News of his signing follows today's earlier announcement...

NFL Network: Broadcasting Games on a Cable Station Near You


Image details: Green Bay Packers v Dallas Cowboys served by Well maybe. According to the Wall Street Journal, the NFL and ESPN are in ongoing negotiations to broadcast the package...

TORO: A Call to Arms!


Image courtesy of Or horns if you will. CBS Sportsline is in search of the Fiercest Mascot in the NFL. In a single elimination tournament, two mascots are pitted against...

Texans: Swinging for the Fences


In the name of charity and goodwill, the Texans took time to visit the Astros at Minute Maid Park for a round of batting practice. In the now sixth annual Reliant Energy Home Run Derby, the Texans...

OTAs: Over and Out


Monday morning brought about the news that the Texans would not retain the services of Jordan Black or Quinn Gray.  In the wake of the final day of OTAs, GM Rick Smith and Coach Kubiak addressed...


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Okay, so there I am - a quarter `til midnight, hanging out in my backyard.  I'm 17 yrs old, gas is a buck four, and cigarettes are a buck eighty a pack.  I have nary a care in the world.  Then out...

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