DeAndre Hopkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hopkins: Savage deserves to be Texans' starting QB

    ESPN "Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien has said Tom Savage is the team's No. 1 quarterback, and on Wednesday, star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins said Savage has "earned" that role. Savage will compete with rookie Deshaun Watson during training camp to open the season as the Texans' starter under..." June 15

  • DeAndre Hopkins Briefly Considered War With Jaguars Twitter Account, Deleted Tweet

    The Big Lead "The NFL schedule was released last week and everyone is very excited. The Jacksonville Jaguars have slowly been tweeting about individual games, including little factoids about the matchups and a picture of someone from the other team. It’s pretty standard stuff for April tweets about the..." April 24

  • Texans' DeAndre Hopkins pretty sure DeShaun Watson would 'like to throw me the ball'

    Houston Chronicle "Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins is always happy to let everyone know he played at Clemson and that the Tigers won the national championship last season. Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson, who engineered the title-game victory over Alabama, is on his way to Houston and will visit with the..." April 18

  • DeAndre Hopkins joins Tom Savage by taking shot at Brock Osweiler

    Sportsnaut "Tom Savage had something interesting to say Monday about the Houston Texans quarterback room, minus Brock Osweiler, in 2017. Speaking minutes after his quarterback, receiver DeAndre Hopkins also threw some serious shade Osweiler’s way. Now, it’s important to note that neither player..." April 17

  • Jalen Ramsey enjoys ‘fire’ of rivalry with DeAndre Hopkins

    Jacksonville Times-Union "During his two games against Houston’s DeAndre Hopkins last year, Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey was targeted a whopping 22 times by Texans quarterbacks. Brock Osweiler and Tom Savage were a combined 10-of-22 passing for 94 yards. Ramsey had an interception and three other pass breakups in the..." April 02

  • DeAndre Hopkins opens up about experience with domestic violence "DeAndre Hopkins usually lets his big plays on the football field do all the talking for him. Last week, the Texans Pro Bowl wide receiver opened up about a personal experience in a way he has never done before. Standing before a large assembly of students at Wisdom High School, Hopkins spoke..." March 18

  • DeAndre Hopkins Emotional Dom. Violence Talk 'My Mom Was Violently Abused'

    TMZ "NFL star DeAndre Hopkins says his mom was blinded and physically scarred for life in a brutal domestic violence incident ... and he's sharing his story with high school kids. Hopkins was the guest speaker at Wisdom High School in Houston, TX, where he recalled the terrible day when he was 12..." March 10

  • Texans' Rick Smith intent on doing long-term deal for DeAndre Hopkins

    Houston Chronicle "Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins' star turn two years ago and brief contract holdout at the start of training camp didn't trigger a new deal for him last year. Although the Pro Bowl alternate remains under contract through next season under a $7.915 million fifth-year team option the AFC..." March 02

  • Patriots tried trading for DeAndre Hopkins

    Sportsnaut "Shortly before ultimately trading linebacker Jamie Collins to the Cleveland Browns back in October, the New England Patriots reportedly engaged in trade discussions with both the Philadelphia Eagles and Houston Texans. Collins would end up being dealt to Cleveland for a conditional third-round..." February 05

  • DeAndre Hopkins on contract extension: Why not?

    Pro Football Talk "Texans owner Bob McNair said Wednesday that the team’s intention is to sign wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to a contract extension this offseason and it doesn’t sound like the team will have any problem getting Hopkins to enter into those negotiations. Hopkins is set to play out this season..." February 02

  • Hopkins says Texans would welcome AP: 'Who wouldn't want Adrian Peterson?'

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "If Vikings running back Adrian Peterson becomes a free agent next month, DeAndre Hopkins will try to recruit him to Houston. Peterson told ESPN last month he hopes to remain with Minnesota but acknowledged he had been wondering about other NFL teams that might need a running back, especially..." February 02

  • Texans want to sign Hopkins, Bouye to long-term contracts

    NFL Trade Rumors "Texans owner Bob McNair told reporters on Wednesday that they’re hoping to lock up WR DeAndre Hopkins and free agent CB A.J. Bouye to long-term extensions this offseason. “Those are good young players,” McNair said, via the Houston Chronicle. “Those are the kind of players that we want to keep..." February 02

  • DeAndre Hopkins limited, says his knee is “excellent”

    Pro Football Talk "Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins has been limited in practice this week, with what’s listed as a knee injury. But he apparently isn’t worried about it. Via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Hopkins was asked about the condition of his knee, and said: “It’s excellent.” It’s..." January 13

  • The Houston quarterback switch has been good for DeAndre Hopkins

    Houston Chronicle "Although Texans quarterback Tom Savage was under a considerable amount of duress in his first NFL start against the Cincinnati Bengals' relentless pass rush, wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins didn't notice any change in his attitude. Savage maintained a calm demeanor in the huddle, and a sense of..." December 31