Go Back   Houston Texans Message Board & Forum - TexansTalk.com > The Great Fans of the Houston Texans > Texans Talk
Home Forums Register FAQDonate Automatic Monthly Contribution Members List Mark Forums Read


Texans Talk Football talk only please. Keep it to the game, the players, the coaches and management.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-26-2013   #61
gafftop
Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Age: 56
Posts: 1,739
Rep Power: 6869 gafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respectedgafftop is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by AngryNateFTW View Post
Dobbins, Sharpton or Mays. Mohamed then makes the team because of it.
Mays and Mohamed are slow. Would not be surprised to see us pick up another LB
gafftop is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #62
phantom17
#1 Fan in RGV!
 
phantom17's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: RGV, TX
Age: 45
Posts: 665
Rep Power: 1291 phantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respectedphantom17 is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Keo needs to be kut!
__________________
GO TEXANS! J.J. Watt = BEAST!
phantom17 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #63
Pollardized
Division Champ
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Age: 43
Posts: 1,891
Rep Power: 52394 Pollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respectedPollardized is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nawzer View Post
JJ Watt for sure will be cut. Also Andre Johnson, Brian Cushing, JJo, Duane Brown will be probably cut as well.
Did Jim Crane buy the Texans too???
Pollardized is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #64
DocBar
Hall of Fame
 
DocBar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: I'm international
Section: Channel 700-ish on NFL Sunday Ticket
Age: 44
Posts: 8,463
Rep Power: 36493 DocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Texan in Japan View Post
No, Keo is Matt Stevens reincarnate and he's starting! Worst flashbacks than my time in Iraq. :-)
Well played, sir!!! Touche!!
__________________
“If you take a highly intelligent person and give them the best possible, elite education, then you will most likely wind up with an academic who is completely impervious to reality.” Halton Arp
DocBar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #65
TejasTom
Get #80 a ring!
 
TejasTom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Pearland
Section: Brazos Suite
Posts: 1,326
Rep Power: 32888 TejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respectedTejasTom is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rey View Post
Mays is missing tackles. But he is getting to the ball.
You can teach tackling. You can't teach getting to the ball.
TejasTom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #66
Texn4life
Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Age: 32
Posts: 3,002
Rep Power: 24999 Texn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respectedTexn4life is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by TejasTom View Post
You can teach tackling. You can't teach getting to the ball.
Maybe, but I don't know if you can teach a guy who's been in the league this long how to tackle.
Texn4life is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2013   #67
SAMURAITEXAN 
Subscribed Contributor
 
SAMURAITEXAN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Posts: 3,299
Rep Power: 16963 SAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respectedSAMURAITEXAN is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

The Texans placed 11 players on waivers Monday. They must make three more roster moves by Tuesday’s 3 p.m. deadline to reach the required 75.

Offensive players placed on waivers were
QBStephen McGee, RB Ray Graham, TE Adam Schiltz, FB Zach Boren, OT Nick Mondek and OG Bryan Collins.

Defensive players on waivers were
DE Earl Okine, ILB Ja’Gared Davis, ILB Elliot Coffey, CB Travis Howard and P Andrew Shapiro.

The Texans will reduce their roster to 53 and sign eight practice squad players after the last preseason game at Dallas on Thursday night.

Good luck Shapiro. I am sure you will be picked up by other team.
SAMURAITEXAN is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
Old 08-27-2013   #68
DocBar
Hall of Fame
 
DocBar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: I'm international
Section: Channel 700-ish on NFL Sunday Ticket
Age: 44
Posts: 8,463
Rep Power: 36493 DocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by TejasTom View Post
You can teach tackling. You can't teach getting to the ball.
You can teach a dog to chase a car, but you can't teach him to drive it. I don't care what google or youtube has to say about it. LOL

The name of his game should be tackling. Take the big play when it's there, but don't miss the everyday play looking for it. Everyday plays have a tendency to turn into big plays when you do that.
__________________
“If you take a highly intelligent person and give them the best possible, elite education, then you will most likely wind up with an academic who is completely impervious to reality.” Halton Arp
DocBar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #69
badboy
Site Contributor
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Clear Lake
Posts: 21,620
Rep Power: 87576 badboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respectedbadboy is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Mays is beginning to remind me of Bradie James and I hope I am wrong. 53 roster + 8 PS + IR should give us most of the significant players. Still hoping to pick up a player or two from other teams final cuts to improve our possibilities.
__________________
Buy my 2012 fully loaded Nissan Maxima Sports Edition for balance owed! Very low mileage.
badboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #70
DocBar
Hall of Fame
 
DocBar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: I'm international
Section: Channel 700-ish on NFL Sunday Ticket
Age: 44
Posts: 8,463
Rep Power: 36493 DocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respectedDocBar is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Leawood Hustla View Post
i thought the texans were experimenting with putting brooks reed at ILB, why didnt they try doing that in the preseason and see how he does? it would have given him valuable in game experience at that position. Who knows he might have excelled.

They draft two defensive ends to play outside linebacker plus you have mercilus and willie jefferson is showing promise. i dont know why they didnt give any game reps to brooks for ILB.

that montgomery and travardo williams picks look wasted.
Probably due to Merci and Montgomery being injured and Trevardo not exactly lighting it up in TC. The Texans are just as thin at OLB as they are at ILB.

I agree, though. It would've been nice to see. ILB might be a more natural position for BReed.
__________________
“If you take a highly intelligent person and give them the best possible, elite education, then you will most likely wind up with an academic who is completely impervious to reality.” Halton Arp
DocBar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #71
Brisco_County
Texans worthy
 
Brisco_County's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Austin
Posts: 2,184
Rep Power: 52734 Brisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respectedBrisco_County is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

It's acceptable for 3rd round picks to not be able to contribute immediately. Not every 1st round pick can do it either.
Brisco_County is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #72
76Texan
Hall of Fame
 
76Texan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 13,033
Rep Power: 57325 76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brisco_County View Post
It's acceptable for 3rd round picks to not be able to contribute immediately. Not every 1st round pick can do it either.
Brandon Harris, second round
76Texan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #73
eriadoc
Texan-American
 
eriadoc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 17,642
Rep Power: 157572 eriadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respectederiadoc is a quality contributor and well respected
Send a message via ICQ to eriadoc Send a message via Yahoo to eriadoc
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brisco_County View Post
It's acceptable for 3rd round picks to not be able to contribute immediately. Not every 1st round pick can do it either.
I disagree. Any player drafted needs to be able to contribute. That doesn't mean start, but at least play in certain situations, get some reps to give the starter a breather, play special teams ... SOMETHING. Obviously, there's a sliding scale with regard to where they were drafted. IMO, a player drafted in the first three rounds should become a starter at some point, or at least a key member of some unit.

Brandon Harris is a bust that they're trying to salvage.
__________________
Anyone but Schaub.
eriadoc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #74
76Texan
Hall of Fame
 
76Texan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 13,033
Rep Power: 57325 76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by eriadoc View Post
I disagree. Any player drafted needs to be able to contribute. That doesn't mean start, but at least play in certain situations, get some reps to give the starter a breather, play special teams ... SOMETHING. Obviously, there's a sliding scale with regard to where they were drafted. IMO, a player drafted in the first three rounds should become a starter at some point, or at least a key member of some unit.

Brandon Harris is a bust that they're trying to salvage.
Not according to reality as this study found.

http://datascopeanalytics.com/what-w...-the-nfl-draft

Your chance of finding a starter toward the end of the second round is about 50%; toward the end of the third, about 30%.

And some of these starters may not be very good.
76Texan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #75
thunderkyss 
& so it begins
 
thunderkyss's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Texas
Age: 41
Posts: 32,298
Rep Power: 153118 thunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respectedthunderkyss is a quality contributor and well respected
Send a message via Yahoo to thunderkyss
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by eriadoc View Post
I disagree. Any player drafted needs to be able to contribute. That doesn't mean start, but at least play in certain situations, get some reps to give the starter a breather, play special teams ... SOMETHING.


Brandon Harris is a bust that they're trying to salvage.
I'm still a fan & thinks he'll find a place soon. He's not going to bump kj or jjo & it wasn't that long ago Wade was calling McCain the best nickle corner in the league. Unfortunately Brandon Harris is going to have to wait 'till someone gets hurt & we'll know then what we've got.

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
__________________
thunderkyss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #76
Rey
Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 14,475
Rep Power: 0 Rey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respectedRey is a quality contributor and well respected
Question Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

I like Harris more than McCain. I think Harris will see more snaps this year.
Rey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2013   #77
drs23 
Veteran
 
drs23's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: No more VIP Suite so back to the recliner
Section: No more VIP suite so back to the recliner
Age: 57
Posts: 4,024
Rep Power: 56992 drs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respecteddrs23 is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rey View Post
I like Harris more than McCain. I think Harris will see more snaps this year.
Likewise. I think "noflyzone" is getting a bad rap in general. That PI he got called on was as bogus as they come. We've all seen bad calls and that was simply another one. Wade's done nothing but heap praise on him and I don't think he does that just to be kind.

I personally haven't been appalled with his play like some others have been. I think he'll turn out worthy of his draft status.
__________________

Many thanks to sig Guru FS!

Sent from my keyboard using short, fat fingers.
drs23 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2013   #78
SCOTTexans
Veteran
 
SCOTTexans's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Webster
Age: 26
Posts: 499
Rep Power: 3792 SCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respectedSCOTTexans is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rey View Post
I like Harris more than McCain. I think Harris will see more snaps this year.
Harris may seem to have better ability but the fact that he doesn't learn from his mistakes and keeps getting hit with the same yellow flags i am ready to part ways



But sometimes 3rd season is a Charm....

Sign
KJ
__________________
.
.
"Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience" Mark Twain
SCOTTexans is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2013   #79
HOU-TEX 
Ah, Football!
 
HOU-TEX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: P-land
Age: 43
Posts: 15,136
Rep Power: 75757 HOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respectedHOU-TEX is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Harris has at least proven he's worthy of filling the #3-4 CB position. Who's done anything to take his spot? McCain's had a dismal camp. Bouye? Carmichael?

I haven't been a huge fan of Harris in the past, but he's had a good camp and preseason.

People talking about giving drafted rookies spots on the 53 without doing squat to earn it. Harris shows up everyday and has a good preseason and he shouldn't make the team?

Eh, maybe I'm just missing something. Ha
__________________
Kubiak: "They’re battling their tail off." Translation: They suck.
HOU-TEX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2013   #80
76Texan
Hall of Fame
 
76Texan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 13,033
Rep Power: 57325 76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected76Texan is a quality contributor and well respected
Default Re: Texans cuts tomorrow

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rey View Post
I like Harris more than McCain. I think Harris will see more snaps this year.
Quote:
Originally Posted by HOU-TEX View Post
Harris has at least proven he's worthy of filling the #3-4 CB position. Who's done anything to take his spot? McCain's had a dismal camp. Bouye? Carmichael?

I haven't been a huge fan of Harris in the past, but he's had a good camp and preseason.

People talking about giving drafted rookies spots on the 53 without doing squat to earn it. Harris shows up everyday and has a good preseason and he shouldn't make the team?

Eh, maybe I'm just missing something. Ha
It sure looks to me that Harris started to up his game toward the end of last year. I don't know how many more snaps he's going to get this year.
It will probably depend on McCain's play and the health of the other two guys.
Or maybe, we'll see more dime packages than in the past?!
76Texan is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Go Back   Houston Texans Message Board & Forum - TexansTalk.com > The Great Fans of the Houston Texans > Texans Talk
Home Forums Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Ad Management by RedTyger