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Thompson and K-State open with 24-7 win over Stanford

Sep. 04, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Skylar Thompson set the tone for Kansas State when the quarterback put his left shoulder down and bulled into the end zone for the first of his two touchdown runs as the Wildcats opened the season with a 24-7 win over Stanford on Saturday. ...

K-State a fresh start as Stanford builds off strong finish

Sep. 02, 2021 13:39 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kansas State looks forward to the fresh start. Stanford hopes to build off the momentum of a strong finish. “I really believe last year, I think we were just kind of turning into the team we wanted be,” 11th-year Cardinal coach David Shaw...

No resolution to Watson dilemma as he stays on Texans roster

Aug. 31, 2021 19:00 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Quarterback Deshaun Watson remained on the active roster Tuesday as the Houston Texans made cuts to reduce their roster to 53 players. Watson’s future with the team is in question after 22 women filed lawsuits alleging that he sexually assaulted or...

Brady throws touchdown pass as Buccaneers beat Texans 23-16

Aug. 29, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — After seven Super Bowl wins and more than two decades in the NFL, Tom Brady remains a student of the game. On Saturday after he wrapped up his 22nd preseason by leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a victory over the Houston Texans, he reflected on how...

5 Pac-12 teams still haven't named starters at QB

Aug. 25, 2021 15:44 PM EDT

With the season looming, a handful of Pac-12 teams have yet to name a starting quarterback. Four vets are back: USC's Kedon Slovis, UCLA's Dorian Thompson-Robinson, Cal's Chase Garbers and Arizona State's Jayden Daniels. They have their jobs locked up. ...

QB Rush solid for Cowboys in 20-14 preseason loss to Texans

Aug. 22, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush's days as the backup to Dak Prescott in Dallas might not be over. Rush ended two long drives with touchdown passes while the star quarterback watched once again in the Cowboys' 20-14 preseason loss to the Houston Texans on Saturday...

Love 'dinged' in Packers' 26-7 preseason loss to Texans

Aug. 15, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love's pro debut ended earlier than expected. Coach Matt LaFleur said Love “kind of got dinged” while getting sacked by Jonathan Greenard late in the first half of the Packers' 26-7 preseason loss to the...

Watson returns to practice with Texans after almost a week

Aug. 09, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson returned to practice with the Houston Texans on Monday after not taking part in workouts for almost a week. Watson reported to camp on time and was on the field for the team’s first five days of practice, participating in individual...

Culley won't say why Watson missed practice with Texans

Aug. 03, 2021 13:28 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson missed practice on Tuesday for the first time since Houston Texans’ camp began, but coach David Culley refused to explain why. “Nothing new on Deshaun,” he said. Watson was on the field for the team’s first...

Taylor steps in as Texans QB amid uncertainty with Watson

Jul. 30, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — With quarterback Deshaun Watson relegated to little more than a spectator so far in Houston Texans camp, Tyrod Taylor has been running the offense and asserting himself as the team’s leader. “I definitely feel that guys look for me for leadership,...