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Ryan Fitzpatrick's Full Fantasy Scouting Report Following Ryan Mallett's Injury

The Ryan Fitzpatrick era may be getting a reboot for the Houston Texans, but that doesn't mean the same should hold true for your fantasy team. As the Houston Chronicle's John McClain reported on Sunday, it appears an injury to RyanShow More Summary

Ryan Mallett Injury: Updates on Texans QB's Pectoral and Return

Ryan Mallett's brief run as the Houston Texans' starting quarterback could be over for the time being. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reported that Mallett was dealing with an injured right pectoral muscle during Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. The 26-year-old will have an MRI on Monday to determine the severity of the injury. Show More Summary

Mallett could miss several weeks with pectoral injury

The Ryan Mallett era may not be over (there is one?), but it could be interrupted. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that Mallett has a pectoral injury that possibly will knock him out of action for several weeks. An MRI will reveal the extent of the damage.  If Mallett can’t play, the Texans…

Some Data That Should Cheer Up Depressed Democrats: "No Republican candidate has a credible shot at the White House in 2016"

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Chris Ladd writes the GOPLifer blog at the Houston Chronicle and he believes the 2014 midterms were a complete disaster for one of our political parties—and it's the Democratic party. Yes, Republicans took the Senate and some governors' mansions and some state legislatures. Show More Summary

Dwight Howard recovering from knee strain

The Houston Rockets are off to a great start this season with a 9-3 record, though they’ve dropped two games in a row. Center Dwight Howard is in recovery from a minor knee issue. Here’s the Houston Chronicle with the latest: The Rockets listed Dwight Howard as “day-to-day” to return from his strained right knee, but no one [...]

Dwight Howard Injury: Updates on Rockets Star's Knee and Return

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not play in Wednesday night's game against the Los Angeles Lakers due to a strain in his right knee: Jonathan Feigen of the the Houston Chronicle had the news: Houston's Twitter account provided tonight's starting lineup without Howard: Howard has been a rare breed among centers in the NBA. Show More Summary

Tuesday Morning Open Thread

My thanks to commentor dww44 for the clip. Partial transcript, from the original blog post, “GOPlifer” Chris Ladd in the Houston Chronicle: Few things are as dangerous to a long term strategy as a short-term victory. Republicans this week scored the kind of win that sets one up for spectacular, catastrophic failure and no one [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Former IRS Agent Settles Religious Discrimination Claim Over Firing for Wearing Ceremonial Dagger to Work

Following up on my prior posts (links below): Houston Chronicle, Former IRS Worker, U.S. Reach Agreement in Ritual Dagger Case: In what her lawyers called a "historic settlement," former Houston IRS worker Kawaljeet Tagore and the U.S. government this week reached an agreement in a lawsuit stemming from the Sikh...

Steve Kerr and Jason Terry share bball roots

Here’s the Houston Chronicle reporting on a connection between Steve Kerr and Jason Terry: Warriors coach Steve Kerr and Rockets guard Jason Terry go back a long way. Not only did the two both play in the NBA at the same time – early in Terry’s career and near the end of Kerr’s – they also knew each [...]

Judge Orders Houston to Stop Providing Insurance Benefits to Same-sex Spouses of City Employees

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A Texas judge has ordered the city of Houston to stop offering health and life insurance benefits to same-sex spouses of married employees, the Houston Chronicle reports: Days after being elected to her third and final term last November, Mayor...

Report: Kareem Jackson to miss multiple weeks with knee injury

The Texans don’t have a game to play this week, but it doesn’t look like they’ll have cornerback Kareem Jackson when they return to the field in Week 11. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that Jackson suffered a sprained MCL in last Sunday’s loss to the Eagles. He’s expected to miss up to a…

The two nations

2 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

“In August, Houston issued more single-family housing permits than all of California.” [David Brooks via Gideon Kanner] Tweet Tags: California, Houston, real estate The two nations is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system

Ryan Mallett tries to clarify last night’s remarks without talking

The Texans might need Ryan Mallett to help clean up their offensive mess, but they’re not letting him clean up his public relations mess. According to Brian Smith of the Houston Chronicle, Mallett entered the locker room near the end of the period it was open to reporters Monday, but “media wasn’t allowed to speak…

Houston mayor withdraws pastor subpoenas

3 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

One instance of abusively broad litigation discovery down, 437,816 to go. [WSJ Law Blog, Houston Chronicle, City of Houston, earlier] Tweet Tags: churches, discovery, Houston Houston mayor withdraws pastor subpoenas is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system

HOUSTON: Mayor Annise Parker Says She'll Withdraw Subpoenas Of Pastors

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Houston Chronicle: The City of Houston will withdraw its controversial subpoenas of five pastors tied to a lawsuit over the city's equal rights ordinance, Mayor Annise Parker announced at a news conference Wednesday. The announcement came amid a national firestorm about the subpoenas, which have prompted outrage among Christian conservatives. Show More Summary

Dwight Howard says he didn't leave the Lakers because of Kobe Bryant

Dwight Howard did not leave the Lakers because of Kobe Bryant, at least that's what he told the Houston Chronicle on Tuesday.

Dwight Howard says he didn't leave the Lakers because of Kobe Bryant

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Dwight Howard did not leave the Lakers because of Kobe Bryant, at least that's what he told the Houston Chronicle on Tuesday.

Zac Diles returns to Houston

The Texans played without linebacker Brian Cushing last week and they made a roster move on Tuesday that suggests they may be planning to play without him again this week. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports that the team has signed linebacker Zac Diles to the 53-man roster. It’s a return engagement with the…

Houston Sex Offender Allegedly Raped Young Woman And Baby, Infected Both With HIV

A convicted sex offender in Houston, TX is back behind bars. According to the Houston Chronicle, 33-year-old David Richard Wilson has been charged with the aggravated sexual assault of his niece, a 23-month-old toddler, and his ex-girlfriend’s 14-year-old daughter. Show More Summary

NFL Week 8 Injury Notebook

Jadeveon Clowney's NFL career started off on the wrong foot due to injury, but the rookie himself told The Houston Chronicle's John McClain that he would "be surprised" if he doesn't suit up Week 8. Original projections put Clowney's...Show More Summary

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