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Texans move a step closer to another AFC South title with 24-21 win

The Texans have won the AFC South crown three times since 2014 when Bill O’Brien became head coach. They are closing in on another after a 24-21 victory over the Titans. Houston regained sole possession of first place in the division, while ending the Titans’ four-game winning streak. The Texans improved to 9-5, holds the [more]

Texans regain lead on Carlos Hyde run, up 21-14

The fourth quarter has started, and the Titans and Texans have traded touchdowns already in the period. Houston leads 21-14 with 10:34 left, with Duke Johnson getting in on a 10-yard run. It came only 3:01 after the Titans scored a game-tying touchdown. The Titans have not led today. They trailed 14-0 at halftime. A.J. [more]

Ryan Tannehill gets Titans on board with 1-yard run on fourth down

It took the Titans forever to get on the scoreboard. After threatening in the first half but being shut out, the Titans used nine minutes, 26 seconds of the second half and all four downs on the goal line. Finally, though, they have points. Ryan Tannehill ran for 1-yard to the end zone on fourth [more]

Kenny Stills’ two touchdowns have Texans up 14-0 at halftime

Kenny Stills caught two touchdown passes in his first 11 appearances with Houston. He has two today. Stills has caught scoring passes of 12 and 16 yards to give Houston a 14-0 lead. He has three catches for 35 yards. The Titans have 195 yards but no points. Ryan Succop had a 45-yard field goal [more]

Texans use Whitney Mercilus’ 86-yard interception return for 7-0 lead

The Texans and Titans are playing a strange game in Nashville. The Titans have driven to the Houston 27 and Houston 5 without scoring. The Texans have driven to the Tennessee 20 without scoring. The Texans finally broke a scoreless game, though, using an 86-yard interception return by Whitney Mercilus to take a 7-0 lead. [more]

Week 15 early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of kickoff. Seahawks at Panthers Seahawks: DE Jadeveon Clowney, LB Mychal Kendricks, TE Luke Willson, G Phil Haynes, [more]

Terrell Suggs’ strategy to get back to Baltimore could backfire

Cut by the Cardinals on Friday, veteran linebacker Terrell Suggs has leaked the notion that, if anyone other than the Ravens claims him on waivers, he may not show up. And that may operate as an engraved invitation to claim him on waivers. As players, fans, and media begin to characterize the NFL as an [more]

Which coaches are in danger of being fired?

Black Monday is only two weeks away. In recent years Black Monday basically has become Black Sunday, because plenty of coaches get fired not the day after the season ends but the day that it’s all over. So for which coaches will it be over when the season’s over? Two (Jay Gruden and Ron Rivera) [more]

Will Fuller, Derrick Henry set to play in Texans-Titans clash

The Texans and Titans each had a key offensive player listed as questionable for Sunday’s clash for the top spot in the AFC South and, per multiple reports, it appears both of those players will be able to go. That’s not a big surprise in the case of Titans running back Derrick Henry. Henry said [more]

Week 15 injury report roundup

Week 15 of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Ravens and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Will Fuller questionable but trending toward return

Texans receiver Will Fuller earned a questionable designation because of the hamstring that kept him out last week. But he has made progress toward a return with limited practices all week. “I’m feeling good,” Fuller said Thursday, via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. “Yep, I needed a week, I think. It’s going good.” In [more]

Derrick Henry listed as questionable

Titans running back Derrick Henry said earlier this week that he’ll be ready to go for Sunday’s matchup with the Texans despite a hamstring injury, but the team wasn’t willing to guarantee he’d be in the lineup on Friday. Henry is listed as questionable on Tennessee’s final injury report of the week. He did not [more]

Get used to seeing the Ravens more often

The Ravens have taken the NFL by storm this year, led by the uncanny skills of quarterback Lamar Jackson. As the NFL draws up its plans for 2020, the Ravens and Jackson will surely be in the center of the league’s radar screen. The Ravens undoubtedly will get the maximum number of prime-time games, given [more]

Brett Maher works out for Titans as Ryan Succop struggles

The Cowboys moved on from Brett Maher this week, replacing him with Kai Forbath. Maher worked out for the Titans this week, Terry McCormick of titaninsider.com reports. The Titans so far have chosen not to sign Maher or any other kicker, but they obviously have concerns about Ryan Succop. Succop, 33, has made only one [more]

Clinton Portis, nine other ex-NFL players charged with health care fraud

The United States Department of Justice has charged 10 former NFL players with defrauding a health care program for retired players. Former Washington and Denver running back Clinton Portis is among those who have been charged. He is joined by Carlos Rogers, Robert McCune, John Eubanks, Tamarick Vanover, Ceandris Brown, James Butler, Frederick Bennett, Correll [more]

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