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A Battle Red Loss…

A Battle Red Loss…

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

After winning an improbable game against the Patriots last Sunday, Houston laid an egg against the visiting Denver Broncos on the day they wear the red jerseys. The main thorn in Houston's side was rookie QB Drew Lock; he threw for 300+ yards and 3 touchdowns. Thankfully, the Texans are still on top...

Rockets beat the defending champs in Toronto

Rockets beat the defending champs in Toronto

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

After experiencing a tough loss to their rivals the San Antonio Spurs, the Houston Rockets were able to defeat the Toronto Raptors in Toronto. This was a convincing victory and should restore confidence in the team after losing 3 games on the road. Houston is now 14-7 (putting them in 5th in the Western...

Texans beat the Patriots for the first time under Bill O’Brien

Texans beat the Patriots for the first time under Bill O’Brien

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

The Houston Texans defeat the New England Patriots 28-22 at NRG Stadium. This was Coach Bill O'Brien' s first win against his former team in five games. With the win, the Texans move to 8-4 on the year and the Ravens become the new #1 seed in the AFC. 1st Quarter (7-3) The Texans received the open...

Niners reach the #1 seed in the NFC

Niners reach the #1 seed in the NFC

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

The 49ers win a blowout game against the Packers at home in Levi's Stadium on Sunday Night Football. With the Niners winning the game, they most likely cemented their place as the #1 seed in the NFC, meaning they will have home-field advantage throughout the postseason. First Quarter (10-0) Green Bay received the ...

Texans win a close one against the rival Colts!

Texans win a close one against the rival Colts!

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

The Houston Texans notched a close win against their rival the Indianapolis Colts 20-17. This was a prime-time Thursday Night Football game, which means the Texans donned their Color Rush uniforms. It was also Texans Salute to Service Day, meaning all members of the armed forces were honored for thei...

Monday Night Football: NFL en Mexico Edition!

Monday Night Football: NFL en Mexico Edition!

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

As the proud son of Mexican immigrants, I appreciate the NFL staging regular season games in Mexico, specifically Mexico City. Many Americans may not know this but American football is followed and played by many people south of the border; there is even a professional spring league called the Liga de ...

Texans get WHOOPED by Lamar Jackson and Co.

Texans get WHOOPED by Lamar Jackson and Co.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

Yesterday's game against the Baltimore Ravens turned out to be a terrible outing for the Houston Texans. Lamar Jackson (possible MVP winner) and the Ravens offense ripped apart the secondary and ran through the defensive line. Also the defense did surprisingly well in holding the Texans offense to only...

A Boring Game ends with a BANG!!!

A Boring Game ends with a BANG!!!

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

I remember covering the Thursday Night Football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Washington Redskins. That game was your typical TNF game: hard-nosed defense, low-scoring and boring to watch. Last night's game was 10x, except for a brawl in the dying seconds of the game. Let me explain......

Houston Astros Organization accused of Sign-Stealing

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The accusations started to come together after Mike Fiers, a former Astros pitcher, told The Athletic in an interview that he had warned both the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics that the Astros knew what the pitchers were throwing by a camera placed in center field, relayed the information to t...

Seattle are Champions of MLS!

Seattle are Champions of MLS!

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Seattle Sounders FC won the MLS Cup by beating Toronto FC yesterday with a score of 3-1. This is the third time in four years where both teams have met in the finals. The first time they met was in the 2016 final where Seattle won 5-4 on penalties. The second meeting was in 2017; Toronto won 2-0. This...

A Classic Back-And-Forth Affair.

A Classic Back-And-Forth Affair.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Thursday Night Football: Oakland Raiders v. Los Angeles Chargers The Oakland Raiders won a classic back and forth game between their division rivals the Los Angeles Chargers, with the final score reading out 26-24. This was also the last regular season prime-time game to be held in Oakland (the Rai...

Texans win in the London!

Texans win in the London!

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

  Wembley, Wembley! Ole! Ole! Ole! The Houston Texans won in yesterday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in London. The final score read 26-3. The game was held in Wembley Stadium, a very nice looking stadium on the northwest side of the city. This was also the first time the Texans played...

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