Run defense breaks down again for Texans, who fall to 0-2

HOUSTON (AP) — Mark Ingram, Gus Edwards and Lamar Jackson each ran for more yards individually than the Texans did as a team in the latest embarrassment for Houston's run defense. Te...

Ravens extend regular-season run, dominate Texans 33-16

HOUSTON (AP) — Lamar Jackson threw a touchdown pass, Mark Ingram ran for a TD and the Baltimore Ravens added a score on defense to to beat the mistake-prone Houston Texans 33-16 on Sunday. ...

QBs Jackson and Watson set to star as Ravens visit Texans

HOUSTON (AP) — Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson was torn when asked if he enjoys matchups such as Sunday’s against the Houston Texans and fellow talented and mobile quarterback Deshaun Watson. ...

Gibson throws 4-hitter as Rangers edge Astros 1-0

HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Gibson threw a four-hitter and Joey Gallo hit a ground-rule RBI double with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Texas Rangers over the Houston Astros 1-0 on Wednesday night. ...

Springer and Maldonado homer, Astros beat Rangers 4-1

HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer and Martín Maldonado homered, Alex Bregman hit a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning and the Houston Astros got a needed 4-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Tues...

Rockets look for new coach after another early playoff exit

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden and the Houston Rockets believed the addition of Russell Westbrook and their unorthodox small lineup would be what they needed to win their first title in 25 years. ...

Houston Texans do little right as they lose to Chiefs again

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans started this season the same way they ended the last one by losing to the Kansas City Chiefs. The offense had trouble sustaining drives and the defe...

Watson's week includes huge deal, book and date with Chiefs

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson is having quite a week. The 24-year-old signed a four-year, $160 million extension with the Houston Texans on Saturday, has a book coming out Tuesday an...

Watson agrees to 4-year, $160 million extension with Texans

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson has agreed to a four-year, $160 million contract extension with the Houston Texans. Watson announced the signing on Twitter on Saturday. ...

Díaz, Brantley 3 RBIs each, Astros beat Lynn, Rangers 8-4

HOUSTON (AP) — Aledmys Díaz hit a three-run homer and Michael Brantley added three RBIs, leading Zack Greinke and the Houston Astros to an 8-4 win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday. ...

Rangers score 2 runs in 10th to down Astros 6-5

HOUSTON (AP) — Elvis Andrus hit a tying solo homer in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers got two runs in the 10th on a balk and two errors to beat the Houston Astros 6-5 on Tuesday night. ...

Mond back in 4th year as starter to lead No. 13 Texas A&M

As Jimbo Fisher enters his third season at Texas A&M he has a luxury afforded to very few coaches: a four-year starter at quarterback in Kellen Mond. Mond is one of the most expe...

Texans sign ILB Cunningham to 4-year, $58 million extension

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have signed inside linebacker Zach Cunningham to a four-year, $58 million contract extension. The Texans announced the signing on Monday. ...

Watson looks to help Houston Texans to 1st Super Bowl

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson has reached the pinnacle of success in both high school and college football. Now the quarterback is focused on doing the same thing in the NFL with th...

Valdez fans career-high 11 as Astros beat Angels 11-4

HOUSTON (AP) — Framber Valdez struck out a career-high 11 in seven strong innings and Carlos Correa drove in three runs as the Houston Astros snapped a three-game skid with an 11-4 win over the Los An...