DeAndre Hopkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Randy Moss visits Texans camp to work with Hopkins, other WRs

    The Score "The Houston Texans' receivers are getting a few tips from one of the NFL's all-time greats early on in this year's training camp. Randy Moss, a six-time Pro Bowler and the third-leading receiver in league history, is in attendance to work with the Texans' young position group at Tuesday's..." August 09

  • Rick Smith says no negotiations are happening with DeAndre Hopkins

    Pro Football Talk "DeAndre Hopkins already is good enough to become fodder for training-camp trash talk directed at Darrelle Revis. Hopkins apparently isn’t good enough yet to earn a second contract from the Texans. The fact that Hopkins wisely decided a day after launching a holdout that the Texans held all the..." August 06

  • Don't Blame Rick Smith for the DeAndre Hopkins Contract Situation

    Battle Red Blog "Texans Wide Receiver DeAndre Hopkins ended his holdout and reported yesterday for the second day of camp. Fortunately, the situation is no longer a current distraction, however the scenario for players such as Hopkins who over perform under rookie contracts remains the same - it literally is not..." August 02

  • Texans owner says DeAndre Hopkins will get a new deal at 'the proper time'

    CBS Sports "Texans star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins left training camp a few days ago to hold out for a new contract. After Texans GM Rick Smith sounded totally uninterested in giving Hopkins an extension with two years remaining on his current deal, Hopkins returned to camp. His absence lasted all of a..." August 02

  • DeAndre Hopkins confident he'll get new Texans deal

    NFL.com "DeAndre Hopkins has returned to the Houston Texans. A day after choosing not to report to training camp, the star wideout is ending his brief holdout Sunday. Hopkins announced his change of heart via a statement provided to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport: "I, too, am disappointed that the..." August 01

  • DeAndre Hopkins ending his Texans contract holdout

    NFL.com "DeAndre Hopkins is returning to the Houston Texans. One day after choosing not to report to training camp, the star wideout is ending his brief holdout, a source close to the player told NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. Hopkins on Sunday announced his change of heart via a statement provided to..." July 31

  • Texans GM: ‘We are disappointed’ in DeAndre Hopkins

    Sportsnaut "Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins has opted to hold out for a new contract. But he not get what he wants, based on comments made by general manager Rick Smith. After Hopkins’ decision to abstain from showing up to camp Saturday, Smith and the Texans released the following..." July 31

  • DeAndre Hopkins walks out of Texans camp

    Pro Football Talk "Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins wants more money, and he’s holding out to get it. Hopkins left training camp and began a holdout this morning, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Last week, Hopkins said he wants the Texans to pay him “what I’m worth,” but he did not elaborate on his feelings. By..." July 30

  • Texans wideout DeAndre Hopkins wants fair deal for his skills

    ESPN "Wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is the next Texans first-round pick due for a contract extension. He's not consuming himself with those negotiations, but he has an idea of what he wants. "I'm not looking for a certain range," Hopkins said, during a break at a football camp for local children. "I..." July 23

  • Osweiler: Hopkins can catch anything as long as you put it in bounds

    USA Today "By the time the Houston Texans' 2015 season ended with a thud, a 30-0 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in a wild-card game, it was clear what needed to change. The Texans, who overcame a 2-5 start to win the lackluster AFC South, needed to upgrade key offensive positions. More specifically, they..." July 17

  • Texans' DeAndre Hopkins hangs out with Johnny Manziel's ex

    Houston Chronicle "Houston Texans star receiver DeAndre Hopkins spent at least part of his Fourth of July weekend with Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley. On Tuesday, Hopkins posted a photo to Instagram with the Houston native and a caption that reads: "H-town in Malibu @coll_crowley." Both Hopkins..." July 07

  • DeAndre Hopkins wants a cut of fantasy winnings

    The Score "Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins helped hundreds, if not thousands, of fantasy football managers win their respective leagues last season, and he wants his cut. The 24-year-old is still on his rookie contract after recording 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns in his third year, leading..." June 26

  • Brock Osweiler: Texans' DeAndre Hopkins' skills are 'very unique'

    Houston Chronicle "The chemistry experiment between Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler and Pro Bowl wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is starting to click. Although the true litmus test of the Texans' new passing connection will unfold this fall, Osweiler and Hopkins are starting to build some timing and..." June 07

  • Texans' DeAndre Hopkins intent on getting bigger, stronger, faster

    Houston Chronicle "DeAndre Hopkins' star turn last season included a series of acrobatic one-handed catches and elevating over cornerbacks to catch the football with outstanding body control. The Texans wide receiver finished the season with a career-high 111 catches for 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns and made his..." May 26

  • DeAndre Hopkins: We’re the team to beat in AFC South

    Pro Football Talk "Starting in 2009, the AFC South division title has belonged to either the Colts or the Texans. The Colts won two in a row, the Texans followed with two and then the Colts returned to win a pair before the Texans took the crown in 2015. Wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins thinks that his club should..." May 15

  • Texans' DeAndre Hopkins coy on potential contract extension

    Houston Chronicle "The arrival of rookie wide receivers Will Fuller and Braxton Miller on the Texans' roster immediately created ambitious thoughts of a multidimensional passing game built around their complementing centerpiece DeAndre Hopkins. Hopkins shares that vision, and the drafting of two fast downfield..." May 14

  • Texans star DeAndre Hopkins excited about arrival of Will Fuller, Braxton Miller

    Houston Chronicle "The arrival of rookie wide receivers Will Fuller and Braxton Miller on the Texans' roster through the draft immediately created ambitious thoughts of a multi-dimensional passing game built around them complementing centerpiece DeAndre Hopkins. Hopkins shares that vision, and the selections of two..." May 09

  • DeAndre Hopkins looking forward to fewer double teams in 2016

    Pro Football Talk "Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins played with four different starting quarterbacks and without a big threat at the other wideout spot, but still caught 111 passes for 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns to help the Texans to the playoffs. The Texans have worked to remedy both of those issues this..." May 01

  • Texans exercise 5th-year option on DeAndre Hopkins

    Houston Chronicle "The Texans have exercised the fifth-year option for the 2017 season on Pro Bowl receiver DeAndre Hopkins. Under the last collective bargaining agreement, teams have the right to pick up a fifth-year option on first-round picks. Hopkins was the 27th overall selection in the 2013 draft. Unless..." April 16