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Texans GM says differences in opinion led to Culley's firing

Jan. 14, 2022 19:55 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans general manager Nick Caserio on Friday defended his decision to fire head coach David Culley after just one season, citing differences in opinion about the organization’s path forward. The Texans announced the firings of Culley and offensive...

Column: And then there was one: Black coaches in the NFL

Jan. 14, 2022 02:17 AM EST

And then there was one. David Culley didn’t even last a calendar year with the Houston Texans, as dysfunctional an NFL team as there is. Culley spent 43 years as an assistant in college and pros, but his tenure as a head coach ended after just 17 games. With his...

Texans fire David Culley; NFL left with 1 Black head coach

Jan. 13, 2022 20:00 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — David Culley spent 43 years as a college and NFL assistant before finally getting his first head coaching job with the Houston Texans. He lasted just one season before being fired Thursday, a move that leaves the NFL with one Black head coach: Pittsburgh's Mike...

AP source: Houston Texans fire coach David Culley after one season

Jan. 13, 2022 15:51 PM EST
HOUSTON (AP) — AP source: Houston Texans fire coach David Culley after one season.

Medical marvel: Watt tries quick return for Cardinals

Jan. 12, 2022 16:07 PM EST

The Arizona Cardinals are a team in desperate need of a spark, stumbling into the playoffs with a 1-4 mark over the past five games. J.J. Watt and his bionic left shoulder might be able to provide it. The three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year is trying to...

Watson's issues doomed Houston Texans before season's start

Jan. 10, 2022 19:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans’ troubles this season began months before they played their first game. Star quarterback Deshaun Watson requested a trade last January before 22 women filed lawsuits alleging sexual harassment or assault. The issues kept Watson out all season...

The Latest: Raiders beat Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 10, 2022 00:27 AM EST

The Latest from Week 18 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:20 a.m. The Las Vegas Raiders have beaten the Los Angeles Chargers on a field goal on the final play of overtime in a playoffs-or-bust finale that would have put both teams in the postseason if...

Culley confident he'll return for 2nd season as Texans coach

Jan. 09, 2022 18:27 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans coach David Culley remains confident that he’ll return for a second season despite speculation that he could be fired after his team finished the season 4-13 on Sunday after losing to the Tennessee Titans. “As of right now, I feel like I will be...

Titans clinch AFC's top seed with 28-25 win over Texans

Jan. 09, 2022 18:11 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After a great first half, the Tennessee Titans were clinging to a 3-point lead in the fourth quarter Sunday, having allowed the Houston Texans to score 18 unanswered points. With the AFC's top seed on the line, veteran quarterback Ryan Tannehill knew he had to do...

Chiefs seek No. 1 seed and 13th consecutive win over Broncos

Jan. 06, 2022 17:54 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Patrick Mahomes sees the regular-season finale at Denver on Saturday as a way for the Kansas City Chiefs to tune up for another long playoff run, no matter when that might begin. The Chiefs (11-5) lost the pole position in the AFC bracket with their last-second loss...