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O'Brien Introduced As Texans Coach

ESPN (blog) - 01 Jan 2014
The Houston Texans are taking a risk in hiring Penn State's Bill O'Brien as their new head coach. He's a man whose head-coaching experience comes down to two seasons at Penn State. He was an assistant in New England for four years before that, ...
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For Texans' Bill O'Brien, blame game is a round of solitaire

Houston Chronicle - 14 Nov 2017
Against the Seahawks, O'Brien was too conservative with his offensive play-calling at times and the Texans ended up losing that game, too. He named the wrong quarterback to start the season, opting for Tom Savage instead of Watson. It's easy to wonder ...
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Texans QB Tom Savage motivated by Bill O'Brien's comments

Chron.com - 17 Nov 2017
Standing at his locker Friday morning, Texans quarterback Tom Savage said the feedback from coach Bill O'Brien that "It's time to get going" and that he needs to perform better resonates with him. "It's motivating," Savage said. "Obviously, you want to ...
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Bill O'Brien: Texans have discussed signing Colin Kaepernick

USA TODAY - 06 Nov 2017
HOUSTON – Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien says he and general manager Rick Smith have discussed signing Colin Kaepernick in the wake of last week's season-ending injury to Deshaun Watson. When asked about Kaepernick on Monday, a day after ...
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Bill O'Brien noncommittal on Texans WR Will Fuller's status

Chron.com - 13 Nov 2017
Texans starting wide receiver Will Fuller absorbed a big hit Sunday from Los Angeles Rams safety Lamarcus Joyner, enough of one that he injured his ribs and left the game. Although Fuller expressed optimism that he'll be all right, Texans coach Bill O ...
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Bill O'Brien's leadership the unsung hero during player uproar

Houston Chronicle - 01 Nov 2017
Since he became a head coach for the first time at Penn State and took over a program decimated by the Jerry Sandusky scandal, O'Brien has been forced to deal with distractions foreign to other coaches. Sunday's game against Indianapolis at NRG Stadium ...
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With Deshaun Watson hurt, Texans' season depends on Bill O'Brien

USA TODAY - 03 Nov 2017
Perhaps Bill O'Brien will turn in the coaching performance of his life after losing Watson to a torn ACL Thursday afternoon, according to multiple reports. Good luck. The Texans' season rides on it. The next-man-up theory won't work here. There's no ...
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Bill O'Brien expects CJ Fiedorowicz to play against Rams

Chron.com - 08 Nov 2017
Texans starting tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz is expected to play Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams, according to coach Bill O'Brien. Fiedorowicz remains on injured reserve-designated for return, but is expected to be activated before kickoff Sunday.
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Bill O'Brien Does Not Have the Guts to Be a Great NFL Head Coach

The Big Lead - 29 Oct 2017
Bill O'Brien, for the second time this year, had a road victory against a top Super Bowl contender in his grasp, but instead had his sphincter tighten up. Fortune favors the bold, and O'Brien has been anything but in two key moments. First, it was at ...
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Bill O'Brien praises Texans' Nick Martin

Chron.com - 27 Oct 2017
"The center position is so important, especially to us, with the communication that he leads up front and the running game that starts with the quarterback and then it goes to him and he solidifies it all," coach Bill O'Brien said. "He's a really ...
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Bill O'Brien rules out Will Fuller for Cardinals game

Texans Wire - 16 Nov 2017
Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller left last Sunday's game with a chest injury, the result of a huge (and clean) hit from a Los Angeles Rams defender. He did not return to the game, and afterward, it was revealed the second-year wideout has a ...

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