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Some Thoughts On Coral

Photo by Auscape/Universal Images Group via Getty Images I ain’t talkin’ ‘bout no reefs neither. If you’ve spent any time on BRB over the past few days, I have little doubt you have an opinion about Vox’s new commenting system, Coral. In reviewing the reaction to this post and the contents of the...

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16 hours ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

S.N.O.T: 8/8/2020

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Take a load off, it’s time to S.N.O.T. Hey all, Joe here. This is my first time writing for S.N.O.T. Hope I can set the table well. By now, we’ve all adapted to the brave new world of indoors and settled into our new reality at the intersection of solitude and recluse,...

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1 day ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Janice McNair Donates $1 Million For Houston Rent Relief

Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images The matriarch of the franchise is giving back. On Thursday, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner announced that Texans owner Janice McNair had donated $1 million to the city’s rent relief package. Janice McNair, #Texans owner & co-founder, stepping up in a big way,...

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2 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Doomsday Scenarios (Part 2): What Could Sabotage The Texans’ 2020 Season? 

Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images Let’s face it, 2020 hasn’t been the year of rainbows and unicorns. Like the 1977 movie, Black Sunday, fans just never know when disaster might strike. (In Doomsday Scenarios (Part 1): What Could Sabotage The Texans’ 2020 Season, we learned what could happen...

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2 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

James Washington off Reserve/COVID List, release John Houston

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Pittsburgh Steelers welcome back third year wide receiver James Washington off the COVID/Reserve List. The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the early stages of their 2020 Training Camp, and things have been different, to say the least. The Steelers aren’t at Saint Vincent...

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2 days ago, Behind the Steel Curtain, Pittsburgh Steelers, Houston Texans, Washington Redskins

2020 NFL Free Agency News: Linebacker Brandon Marshall Visits Texans

Photo by Ric Tapia/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Does Houston need another inside linebacker? A former fifth round pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2012 NFL Draft, inside linebacker Brandon Marshall has spent the last six seasons playing for the Denver Broncos (with a brief, unsuccessful...

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2 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Houston Texans News: August 7, 2020

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Friday, August 7, 2020. Houston Texans News No change is big change for Texans offensive line (HoustonTexans.com) NFL News Opt-out deadline passes; 66 players currently opting...

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2 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Texans' Cooks unconcerned by concussion history

Houston Texans WR Brandin Cooks says he has "zero" concerns about his concussion history.

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3 days ago, ESPN, Houston Texans

Tim Kelly Talks Texans’ New Look Offense

Photo by Leslie Plaza Johnson/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The new Houston offensive coordinator is excited to get going. Yesterday’s Houston Texans press conference included a longer than expected, yet shorter in content, time at the Zoom podium for new Houston Texans offensive coordinator Tim...

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3 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Doomsday Scenarios (part 1): What Could Sabotage the Houston Texans’ 2020 Season? 

Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images Let’s face it, 2020 hasn’t been the year of rainbows and unicorns. The Daily Beast Recently, I found myself watching a History Channel Series: Doomsday: 10 Ways The World Will End. I found this via YouTube the History Channel App. It was a ten-episode...

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3 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Where Did The Athletic Rank The Texans’ Offense?

Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images Hmm, seems a little harsh. The Athletic recently ranked all 32 NFL teams in terms of offensive prowess. Now, with the recent re-shaping of the offense, there is bound to be critics of the Texans’ new look. Your Houston Texans were ranked as the 20th best offense...

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3 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Houston Texans News: August 6, 2020

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Thursday, August 6, 2020. Houston Texans News Special teams remain important under Tracy Smith (HoustonTexans.com) NFL News Wilson becomes second Fins WR to opt out of season (NFL.com) Opt-outs...

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3 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Texans Owner Janice McNair Donates $1M to Houston Rent Assistance Program

Houston Texans co-founder and senior chair Janice McNair has donated $1 million to Houston's rent assistance program amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: The news comes after ...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Texans

Texans Owner Janice McNair Pledges $1M Donation to Houston Rent Relief Program

Houston Texans owner Janice McNair pledged $1 million to go toward the $20 million Houston Rent Relief Program, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle ...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Texans

Texans Draft Picks On The Roster Bubble

Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports Who shall stay, plus who shall go. For as much as we celebrate, welcome, and spread conjecture about draft picks, the NFL certainly doesn’t give them much leeway in terms of time to develop. In the NFL, it’s either produce now or get lost. Even with a roster expanded...

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4 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

2020 Will Be Will Fuller’s Breakout Season

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The enigmatic receiver is primed for a big year. With DeAndre Hopkins jettisoned to the dunes of Arizona and new faces Brandin Cooks and Randall Cobb set to replace the intentional black hole left on offense, one of the most popular offseason discussions on many Texans message...

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4 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Groupthink: What Position Needs Attention Before Kickoff?

Photo by Peter G. Aiken/Getty Images Bill O’Brien said he wasn’t done remaking the roster, so what next? This isn’t a new topic, or earth-shattering conversation, but rather something discussed previously more than once. However, since it still remains unresolved and COVID-19 has put a damper on...

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4 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Houston Texans News: August 5, 2020

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Houston Texans News Randall Cobb on his chemistry with Deshaun Watson | Daily Brew (HoustonTexans.com) NFL News Lions say Stafford had false-positive COVID-19...

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4 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

Introducing BRB’s Newest Writer: “Hi, My Name is l4blitzer, and I am a Texans Fan”

Where it all started... A third brave soul emerges from the shadows. Hopefully, this introduction finds all of you in good spirits and (God willing) good health. Under normal circumstances, all of us would be gearing up for the start of preseason and the upcoming NFL season. We would have no shortage...

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5 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

The Five Best Punters/Kickers In Houston Texans History

Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images What do you call a guy who hangs out with a pro football team? As we wind down to the final post of the“Top Five” series, we needed to take a pit stop and give a little love to the guys who get less of it than offensive linemen: the kickers. From the first time Garo...

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5 days ago, Battle Red Blog, Houston Texans

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