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John Crumpler serves as Lead Analyst at the Texans Wire and focuses on opinion, draft coverage, and game analysis in addition to co-hosting the Texans Talk Podcast with editor Mark Lane. He is a proud member of the Pro Football Writers Association and has written for the USA Today SMG Network since 2018. John covers the Houston Texans for the Texans Wire and the Houston Rockets at the Rockets Wire. When not covering Houston sports, he is pursuing his M.D. at Emory University School of Medicine. Follow him on Twitter @JohnHCrumpler or email him at

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Brevin Jordan has one catch in preseason opener photo
Brevin Jordan caught one ball for seven yards in Houston's 17-13 preseason opener against New Orleans.
Sun, Aug 14
Texans D/ST force three turnovers vs. Saints photo
The Texans defense forced two fumbles and picked off Ian Book for a total of three turnovers in their 17-13 preseason victory over the Saints.
Sun, Aug 14
Marlon Mack outshined in preseason opener photo
Marlon Mack rushed the ball three times for only six yards during Houston's preseason opener against the Saints.
Sun, Aug 14
Dameon Pierce turns eyes in debut photo
Dameon Pierce took 5 carries for 49 yards in the Texans 17-13 preseason win over the New Orleans Saints.
Sun, Aug 14
Davis Mills lackluster against Saints photo
Davis Mills completed all three of his passes for 14 yards and zero first downs in Houston's 17-13 preseason win against the New Orleans Saints on Saturday.
Sun, Aug 14
Chester Rogers visiting with Texans photo
Chester Rogers reportedly visited with the Houston Texans on Monday Night.
Nico Collins looking like a matchup problem for opposing defenses photo
When asked if fellow 2021 rookie Nico Collins was a matchup problem, QB Davis Mills responded with a resounding yes: "Definitely, yeah, size and athletic abilities. I don't think there's too many people out there who can play and jump with him.”
John Metchie III placed on non-football injury list photo
Houston Texans rookie WR John Metchie III was officially placed on the active/non-football injury list Sunday afternoon after the announcement of his diagnosis with Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia.