Key Dates For the Houston Texans

The Houston Texans are heading into Week 7 of the regular season which also is the team’s Bye Week.  This is a welcome week of rest; and to make plans for the playoff push in the coming weeks.  There are some key dates approaching that apply to various players on …

Brian Cushing Suspension

Yesterday the Houston Texans announced that veteran linebacker Brian Cushing received a 10 game suspension by the NFL for violating the league’s PED policy.  This was a big blow to a team that doesn’t appear to have any direction at the moment.  Looking beyond Cushing’s performance in recent years; the …

NFL Announces 2016 Team Salary Cap

The NFL has announced that the team salary cap will be set at $155,270,000, representing a 7.7% increase from the 2015 salary cap number.  This is not the final adjusted salary cap for the Houston Texans.  Let’s explain what that means. The Texans adjusted team salary cap will consist of: …