Posts Tagged ‘gary kubiak’

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Houston at Detroit

The Texans will look to extend their winning streak Thursday as they head to Ford Field to take on the Lions in the first of three Thanksgiving Day games. On paper, this looks like a battle of two pretty good offensive clubs, but the Lions have yet to really show it this season. Detroit is […]

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Buffalo at Houston

It’s back to work for the Houston Texas, the current favorite in many fans eyes to win the AFC. They come off the bye Sunday to take on the Buffalo Bills, a team that is having problems stopping anyone from scoring as of late. Houston is 6-1, and they are rushing the ball as well […]

Texans Give Extensions to Both GM Rick Smith and Coach Gary Kubiak

The Texans made it to the divisional playoffs in 2011, and it’s paid off for contract extensions for both general manager Rick Smith and coach Gary Kubiak. Smith and Kubiak are in the final years of their current contract. Smith’s extension is for four years, which will keep him with the team through 2016. Kubiak’s […]

Kubiak Says Team Has Picked Up New Defense Quickly

Pro Football Weekly today talks about the 0-2 and 2-0 teams around the NFL, and for the 2-0 Texans, coach Gary Kubiak says that the way the team has picked up the new defense under Wade Phillips. There’s no question that an improved defense has been a big reason why the Texans are 2-0, and […]

Tate to Get the Start at RB for the Texans Sunday Even if Foster Healthy?

Coach Gary Kubiak didn’t come right out and say it, but don’t expect 2010 NFL rushing leader Arian Foster in the lineup when the Texans face the Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium Sunday. The reason: Ben Tate, who rushed for 116 yards and a touchdown in his first NFL game, a 34-7 beatdown of Indianapolis […]

Casey Shows His Stuff in First Start at FB for the Texans

All offseason there was concern about who was going to take over after the team lost Pro Bowl FB Vonta Leach to the Ravens. Sunday, James Casey answered the call, playing a solid game and proving his worth to the team. He was a powerful lead blocker against the Colts, and also caught three passes […]

Texans Coach Gary Kubiak Tells Troops There Will be Football

During an NFL-USO tour in the Persian Gulf, Texans head coach Gary Kubiak told the troops that there will be football in 2011, reports John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. “The question we’re getting the most is, ‘Will we have football this season?’” Kubiak said. “And I tell them, ‘Yes, we’re going to have football […]

Week 11: Jean-Paul Bergeaux’s List of Things

Phillips and Childress aren’t the only head coach in trouble. Pretty easy statement to say, but Mike Singletary, John Fox, Marvin Lewis, Gary Kubiak and Josh McDaniels are candidates to say goodbye before the season is up. I know McDaniels might surprise some to see on this list, but think about this: Since week 8 […]