Offseason Forecast: Houston Texans
The Houston Texans are close to becoming playoff contenders but lack a long-term starting quarterback. Is Ryan Mallett or Ryan Fitzpatrick the answer to the Texans' quarterback woes?
Justin Hunter remains in hospital; DJax injury minor
Justin Hunter will remain in a Houston hospital with a spleen injury, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported. DeSean Jackson's fibula contusion, meanwhile, is considered a minor injury.
Bengals' Jeremy Hill ahead of BenJarvus Green-Ellis
Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson installed running back Jeremy Hill, the team's second-round draft pick, ahead of veteran BenJarvus Green-Ellis on the first day of OTAs.
Projected 2014 starters: Cincinnati Bengals
Giovani Bernard is an emerging force, but will he be the sure-fire No. 1 running back in the wake of the Bengals drafting Jeremy Hill? Chris Wesseling looks at Cincinnati's depth chart for 2014.
Matt Schaub sits as Houston Texans backups split reps
Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub watched from the sideline as T.J. Yates and Case Keenum split practice reps on Wednesday. Find out the rest of the injury updates in the Around The League roundup.
Roundup: Saints' Jimmy Graham to get MRI on foot
Jimmy Graham will undergo an MRI on his foot, after leaving Sunday's loss to the Patriots early. The New Orleans Saints tight end is one of the major Week 6 injuries we'll be keeping an eye on.
Ed Reed given walker by Texans mate on 35th birthday
Ed Reed turned 35 on Wednesday. As an acknowledgment of Reed's advanced age, Houston Texans teammate Danieal Manning decided to buy the safety something from the great grandma collection.
Reading the Defense: Champ Bailey ruled out
We didn't forget about the IDP fantasy players among us. Although news of Champ Bailey being out of action in Week 1 isn't going to make too many people happy.
Danieal Manning: My role on Texans won't change
Daniel Manning's role in the Houston Texans' secondary became unclear after the team signed Ed Reed this offseason. Manning, however, said not so fast Thursday on NFL Network's "NFL AM."
Cincinnati Bengals come up empty in playoff cameo
The Cincinnati Bengals are the one-and-done kings of the NFL playoffs. For the third time in four years, coach Marvin Lewis' team saw its season end in the wild-card round.
Cam Newton fined by NFL for second time this week
Cam Newton's wallet became lighter -- again. One day after being fined $21,000 for bumping an official, the Carolina Panthers quarterback was docked $10,000 for kicking an opponent.
Houston Texans bust out snazzy letterman jackets
The Houston Texans are a close team, and they're now using letterman jackets to show that bond. Players were seen wearing the high-school-inspired outerwear in the locker room Friday.
Brian Urlacher: 'I don't give a crap' about fans' critique
Brian Urlacher peeved Chicago Bears fans Sunday when he congratulated Texans safety -- and friend -- Danieal Manning for picking off Jay Cutler. Urlacher's response: "I could give a crap."
Arian Foster, Houston Texans have it all; Week 10 notes
NFL teams must be able to win in a variety of ways. Daniel Jeremiah says Arian Foster and the Houston Texans showed they have what it takes to go all the way. Plus, Week 10 notes around the league.
Texan: Titans' David Stewart pulled hair, rode back
Tennessee Titans offensive tackle David Stewart got creative while trying to get under the skin of the undefeated Houston Texans on Sunday. Did his moves cross the line?