Texans reach contract agreement with Sam Montgomery
The Texans have agreed to terms with third-round pick outside linebacker Sam Montgomery.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mercilus at Gatorade kids camp
We will be giving away four Houston Texans Youth Football camp scholarships from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Academy Sports + Outdoors located at 9470 FM 1960 Bypass, Humble, TX 77338.
Thu May 16, 2013
Trevardo Williams is latest Texans draft pick to sign
The Texans added a pair of players to the mix at outside linebacker during the draft and they've gotten one of them under contract.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tennessee Titans: Behind The Lines Of The Houston Texans
May 10, 2013; Houston, Texans, USA; Houston Texans linebacker Sam Montgomery works out at Methodist Training Facility at Reliant Stadium .
Thu May 09, 2013
On the Texans' transition at linebacker
The Houston Texans have uncertainty at linebacker. But they also have flexibility and time.
Wed May 01, 2013
2013 Houston Texans NFL Draft Review and Analysis
Apr 26, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans first round draft pick wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins poses for a picture with offensive coordinator Rick Dennison and mother Sabrina Greenlee during a press conference at at Reliant Stadium.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Projecting the 2013 Impact for Each Houston Texans Selection
The NFL draft is over. Now, the terrible, anxious waiting game begins. It will be months before the Houston Texans ' new rookies will be seen in game action.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Lincoln Daily News
4 Redbirds sign with NFL teams after the draft
A quartet of Illinois State football players signed non-drafted free agent deals with NFL teams Saturday to continue their football careers at the professional level.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Several Illini Heading to NFL
Four former Illinois football players were drafted by NFL teams this weekend. A couple others have signed free-agent deals with teams, with more likely to come in the near future.
Grading the Houston Texans 2013 NFL Draft Campaign
We've spent so long talking about the NFL draft in the past three months, that's it almost hard to imagine what to talk about now that all seven rounds are dusted.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
The Texans have taken U-Conn outside linebacker Trevardo Williams with their fourth-round pick, 124th overall.
Michael Buchanan: Video Highlights for Former Illinois DE
Much like former teammate Whitney Mercilus a year before, Illinois defensive end Michael Buchanan enters the 2013 NFL draft with the kind of versatility teams are now seeking in their pass-rushers. Mercilus, a 2012 first-round pick of the Houston Texans, was an effective hybrid player for Illinois.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Montgomery could be handful for Texans
During his time at the NFL scouting combine, Sam Montgomery addressed concerns about the consistency of his effort as a college player.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
5 Players the Houston Texans Should Target on Day 2
Relax, Texans fans. The long-awaited No. 2 receiver has been drafted. DeAndre Hopkins has arrived.
Texans take Clemson WR DeAndre Hopkins with 27th pick
The Texans got their man Thursday night. They wanted a wide receiver - no, they needed a wide receiver - and it was Clemson's DeAndre Hopkins who had more of what they were looking for than anyone else to begin taking some of the load off 11-year veteran Andre Johnson.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Texans need 27th choice to catch onto role quickly
Based on the lowest first-round picks he has made since being placed in charge of the draft, Texans fans should have confidence in general manager Rick Smith 's first pick Thursday.