1. Welcome! Please take a few seconds to create your free account to post threads, make some friends, remove a few ads while surfing and much more. ClutchFans has been bringing fans together to talk Houston Sports since 1996. Join us!

Texans Training Camp/ Pre-season Thread

Discussion in 'Houston Texans' started by Fantasma Negro, Jul 26, 2018.

  1. EddieWasSnubbed

    EddieWasSnubbed Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2002
    Messages:
    16,156
    Likes Received:
    2,587
    Forgot we had Sammie Coates.


    We've got some WR depth. WellW cut some solid guys there.
     
  2. Fantasma Negro

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2011
    Messages:
    6,598
    Likes Received:
    3,627
    Not a good sign for Ryan Griffin
    https://www.chron.com/sports/texans...-steps-13113469.php?__twitter_impression=true
     
  3. HR Dept

    HR Dept Joined: January 1, 1906

    Joined:
    May 31, 2012
    Messages:
    6,733
    Likes Received:
    1,145
    That he can’t block Clowney? I’m sure there aren’t many TEs that can.
     
  4. Bobbythegreat

    Bobbythegreat Member
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Messages:
    49,295
    Likes Received:
    10,139
    Yeah, I don't see how Braxton Miller makes the team honestly.

    I'd be shocked if there were any. That said, Griffin has never been a blocking TE, he's exclusively a receiver.
     
    solid likes this.
  5. leroy

    leroy Contributing Member
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2002
    Messages:
    22,230
    Likes Received:
    2,962
    There aren’t many left tackles that can consistently.
     
  6. NewRoxFan

    NewRoxFan Contributing Member
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2002
    Messages:
    20,597
    Likes Received:
    8,397
    Same... big guy, with speed.

     
    Htownballer38 and Fulgore like this.
  7. Fulgore

    Fulgore Member

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2009
    Messages:
    8,760
    Likes Received:
    3,550
    Sammie looking good on that play
     
  8. Omihall23

    Omihall23 Member

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2016
    Messages:
    42
    Likes Received:
    77
  9. Jturbofuel

    Jturbofuel Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2002
    Messages:
    2,599
    Likes Received:
    471
    Texans have the best practice players in the history of football...games not so much.
     
  10. Derp McFlopsky

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2008
    Messages:
    3,053
    Likes Received:
    2,583
    Braxton should play RB. Well, Texans should’ve made him the all purpose tool but they’re satisfied letting him drown as a WR
     
  11. macho GRANDE

    macho GRANDE Elvis, was a hero to most but................
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2002
    Messages:
    1,830
    Likes Received:
    331
    Haha true
     
  12. solid

    solid Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2001
    Messages:
    15,988
    Likes Received:
    2,075
    It would not surprise me if Miller is cut; he has been a huge disappointment.
     
  13. A_3PO

    A_3PO Member

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2006
    Messages:
    41,148
    Likes Received:
    3,777
    Braxton Miller gets hurt if you breathe on him. He's way too fragile to play RB in NFL.

    I'm surprised he lasted this long.
     
  14. Fantasma Negro

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2011
    Messages:
    6,598
    Likes Received:
    3,627
    Watch him get cut, go to New England and make Edleman irrelevant
     
  15. Bobbythegreat

    Bobbythegreat Member
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Messages:
    49,295
    Likes Received:
    10,139
    He was always an amazing athlete without a true position. He's done well for himself to have made it this long.
     
  16. ZNB

    ZNB Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2011
    Messages:
    1,559
    Likes Received:
    97
  17. houstonstime

    houstonstime Member
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2014
    Messages:
    2,301
    Likes Received:
    949
    And even then, Watson wasn't the best in preseason games haha. It's all about those regular season games. Personally, I like John Harris, and if you want, you can pick out some negative stuff in what he says. I don't see why not to buy in, no use being negative before pads are on or games start.
     
    texans1095 likes this.
  18. Commodore

    Commodore Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2007
    Messages:
    22,455
    Likes Received:
    5,206
  19. JayZ750

    JayZ750 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2000
    Messages:
    20,007
    Likes Received:
    3,566
    Am I falling for the annual "this team can be really really good" early training camp talk... or is this "the" year [where "the" means at least making an AFC championship game]??
     
  20. tmacfor35

    tmacfor35 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2008
    Messages:
    17,595
    Likes Received:
    5,698
    There's no doubt this team can be really good.

    The number one defense before major injury last season added the Honey Badger to one of its weaker positions. Clowney has improved. Watt looks to be as healthy as he has been in a few years and has Romeo running the defense again.

    That defense now has a top 5 to 10 QB to the mix. Yes, that good of a Quarterback.

    I am pretty high on Watson because he wasn't a young QB led by a running game like a young Dak(still good but a clear drop off in his second year) or Jared Goff(still not his biggest fan). This guy was the offense. Displaying the best passer rating in a clean pocket. Displaying an innate ability to play instinctual with pressure in his face and is not scared to play aggressive.

    You should be thinking big. It will all come down to how injury free this team will be.
     
    EddieWasSnubbed and texans1095 like this.
Loading...

Share This Page

  • About ClutchFans

    Since 1996, ClutchFans has been loud and proud covering the Houston Rockets, helping set an industry standard for team fan sites. The forums have been a home for Houston sports fans as well as basketball fanatics around the globe.

  • Support ClutchFans!

    If you find that ClutchFans is a valuable resource for you, please consider becoming a Supporting Member. Supporting Members can upload photos and attachments directly to their posts, customize their user title and more. Gold Supporters see zero ads!


    Upgrade Now