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11 News Houston
Titans request interview with Texans coach Mike Vrabelthe search for a new head man, the Titans have requested an interview with Texa
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
the search for a new head man, the Titans have requested an interview with Texans defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel, per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Vrabel has become a popular name on the coaching carousel this year, interviewing for... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Texans Hire Former Front Office Exec Brian Gaine As New GM To Replace Rick Smithof personnel and football operations" as part of a five-year deal that sees him
Sports Business Daily / Posted 6 days ago
of personnel and football operations" as part of a five-year deal that sees him filling the role left open by Rick Smith, according to John McClain of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. Gaine, who comes to the team after serving as Bills VP/Player Person... Read more
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SportingNews
Texans hire Brian Gaine as GM, Bill O'Brien receives 4-year extensionand then as director of player personnel. He went to Buffalo last season to ser
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
and then as director of player personnel. He went to Buffalo last season to serve as VP of player personnel for the Bills. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reported that Gaine is "well-respected by the personnel, coaching and administrative... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Breaking down Texans' general manager candidatesTexans will have to wait until those teams' season is over before they can inte
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Texans will have to wait until those teams' season is over before they can interview those candidates. According to our John McClain, Buffalo Bills vice president Brian Gaine's interview went well Tuesday and he likely is the favorite to fill... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Packers Promote Brian Gutekunst To Vacant GM Role Over Fellow In-House Candidatesnamed Dir of Player Personnel Brian Gutekunst their new GM. The development was
Sports Business Daily / Posted 13 days ago
named Dir of Player Personnel Brian Gutekunst their new GM. The development was first reported by the HOUSTON CHRONICLE's John McClain, who noted Gutekunst accepted the team's offer while in Houston to interview for the Texans' vacant GM position.... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Green Bay Packers reportedly name Brian Gutekunst as new GMThe Packers tabbed director of player personnel Brian Gutekunst as their new ge
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
The Packers tabbed director of player personnel Brian Gutekunst as their new general manager, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reported Sunday. Gutekunst takes over for Ted Thompson, who was reassigned to a senior advisor role last... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Texans Hope To Have GM Opening Filled In Two Weeks; Do Packers Have Their Man?team will interview candidates for its GM opening next week and hopes to "have
Sports Business Daily / Posted 17 days ago
team will interview candidates for its GM opening next week and hopes to "have the position filled within two weeks," according to John McClain of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. McNair said that the new GM will have the "same control over personnel" that... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
J.J. Watt, Deshaun Watson are putting in workDeshaun Watson putting some work in, just three days after Houston's season end
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Deshaun Watson putting some work in, just three days after Houston's season ended. On Monday, Watt told the Chronicle's John McClain that he was feeling great as he continues his comeback from the fractured tibial plateau he suffered in a loss... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
J.J. Watt, Deshaun Watson are putting in workDeshaun Watson putting some work in, just three days after Houston's season end
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Deshaun Watson putting some work in, just three days after Houston's season ended. On Monday, Watt told the Chronicle's John McClain that he was feeling great as he continues his comeback from the fractured tibial plateau he suffered in a loss... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
NFL Franchise Notes: O'Brien Likely To Stay With Texans After Meeting With McNairs In Houston, John McClain writes he expects Texans coach Bill O'Brien to "sign
Sports Business Daily / Posted 18 days ago
In Houston, John McClain writes he expects Texans coach Bill O'Brien to "sign a contract extension after extensive meetings" with Owner Bob McNair and Vice Chair &... Read more
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11 News Houston
Larry Izzo out as Texans special teams coachteams coach for the Houston Texans his coverage and return units were largely d
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
teams coach for the Houston Texans his coverage and return units were largely dreadful. Per numerous sources including John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Izzo’s time in Houston is over. Texans have reached a mutual parting of the ways with... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Texans GM Rick Smith Taking Year-Long Leave Of Absence; Team Will Hire Replacement GMfrom his role after 12 seasons, though he will retain his title as Exec VP and
Sports Business Daily / Posted 19 days ago
from his role after 12 seasons, though he will retain his title as Exec VP and "plans to return in a year," according to John McClain of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. Smith disclosed after Sunday's season-ending loss to the Colts that he would take an... Read more
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Boston Herald
Rob Gronkowski deserves All-Pro nod to trigger $2M incentiveballot. Some voters, USA Today’s Jarrett Bell for one, will factor that in for
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
ballot. Some voters, USA Today’s Jarrett Bell for one, will factor that in for their vote. Others, the Houston Chronicle’s John McClain for example, don’t believe that would weigh into the decision. “That was so despicable,” Bell said about... Read more
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Newton Daily News
A White Christmas at lasttaking it down sometime next month. I’ve gotten used to spending Christmas on
Newton Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
taking it down sometime next month. I’ve gotten used to spending Christmas on one coast or the other over the years. Like John McClain, I’ve headed out to the coast for a few beers and a few laughs every Christmas, but no matter how much fun I had... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
John McClain grades the Texans in loss to Steelersa national audience on Christmas. The Texans were grinched by the Steelers, 34
Houston Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
a national audience on Christmas. The Texans were grinched by the Steelers, 34-6, at NRG Stadium and Houston Chronicle's John McClain was merciless in his weekly report card. The elusive D-plus and F-plus make an appearance in this week's edition... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
John McClain grades the Texans in loss to Steelersa national audience on Christmas. The Texans were grinched by the Steelers, 34
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
a national audience on Christmas. The Texans were grinched by the Steelers, 34-6, at NRG Stadium and Houston Chronicle's John McClain was merciless in his weekly report card. The elusive D-plus and F-plus make an appearance in this week's edition... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Should O’Brien and Smith Be Fired?Houston Chronicle sports writer John McClain looks at the cry for the heads of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
Houston Chronicle sports writer John McClain looks at the cry for the heads of the Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien and general manager Rick Smith after the Texans season has had a massive downturn with all of the injuries across both Offense... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
King Solomon's Mind: Texans fans' support for Bill O'Brien is bafflinghe has with so little to show for it, and a host of general managers have been
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
he has with so little to show for it, and a host of general managers have been fired after much better runs than his. But John McClain is certain Smith isn't going anywhere, so it is what it is. Now, as for Bill O'Brien, I'd be surprised if he is... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
King Solomon's Mind: Texans fans' support for Bill O'Brien is bafflinghe has with so little to show for it, and a host of general managers have been
Houston Chronicle / Posted a month ago
he has with so little to show for it, and a host of general managers have been fired after much better runs than his. But John McClain is certain Smith isn't going anywhere, so it is what it is. Now, as for Bill O'Brien, I'd be surprised if he is... Read more

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