Jadeveon Clowney RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jadeveon Clowney was fined for tackling Tom Brady

    Sporting News "As if an AFC divisional loss to the Patriots wasn't painful enough for the Texans and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, the NFL on Friday fined the Pro Bowl defensive end for unnecessary roughness against Tom Brady. Clowney's hit on the New England quarterback cost him $18,231, as first reported..." January 21

  • Jadeveon Clowney: I hope we blitz Raiders QB Connor Cook all game

    ESPN "You just know Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney began salivating the moment the Oakland Raiders announced rookie quarterback Connor Cook would be making his first career start in Saturday’s AFC wild card. "I hope we blitz him all game," Clowney said this week. "I don’t know, that’s up..." January 06

  • Texans' Lamar Miller, Jadeveon Clowney out for Sunday

    Houston Chronicle "Clowney didn't practice all week. He has been dealing with wrist and elbow injuries, missing just one game as he recorded a career-high six sacks while wearing a large brace on his arm. Texans outside linebacker John Simon returned from a pectoral injury against the Bengals after missing four..." December 31

  • Jadeveon Clowney loves to be blocked by tight ends

    Pro Football Talk "The Texans have moved Jadeveon Clowney from linebacker to defensive end in 2016, where it’s often a greater challenge to make an impact in a 3-4 system. Clowney is definitely making an impact this year; he makes more of it when he gets a chance to line up across from a tight end. That chance..." December 17

  • Texans say Jadeveon Clowney will play against Colts

    Pro Football Talk "The Texans played without defensive end Jadeveon Clowney while they slumped to a third straight loss in Green Bay last weekend, but they expect to have him back against the Colts this Sunday. Clowney is dealing with elbow and wrist injuries and didn’t practice on Wednesday before returning to..." December 09

  • Jadeveon Clowney ruled out at Green Bay

    Pro Football Talk "During his first two NFL seasons, Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney missed 15 games with injuries and fell short of expectations. But this year, Cloweny has stayed healthy and become the difference-maker on defense the Texans hoped he’d be. Unfortunately, now Clowney is hurt again. The..." December 03

  • Texans' Jadeveon Clowney 'productive and destructive'

    Houston Chronicle "NFL blockers have resorted to unconventional methods in a concerted effort to try to contain talented Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. Beyond the usual double-team blocking techniques, some offensive lineman have tried to tackle Clowney to prevent him from penetrating the..." November 26

  • Clowney developing into the player he was supposed to be

    Detroit Free Press "He was a physical freak, a once-in-a-generation defensive end coming out of college who went No. 1 overall in one of the deepest NFL drafts in recent memory. And while Jadeveon Clowney has yet to live up to that billing, the Houston Texans pass rusher quietly has put together a very good year..." October 29

  • Jadeveon Clowney drawing double teams, and praise, in Houston

    Pro Football Talk "In his first two NFL seasons, Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was a bit of a disappointment as the No. 1 overall pick in the draft. This year, things are different. Clowney hit Andrew Luck twice, was in on a tackle behind the line of scrimmage, finished with three solo tackles and was all..." October 17

  • Clowney fined for facemask in Minnesota

    Pro Football Talk "Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney has been fined $9,115 for a facemask penalty he was assessed in last week’s loss to the Vikings. Clowney was flagged in the first quarter for grabbing the facemask of Vikings guard Nick Easton." October 14

  • Jadeveon Clowney showed out for the Texans, but can he keep it up?

    Sporting News "The temptation to write Jadeveon Clowney off as a bust is persistent. Don't blame the media. It is Clowney who has dealt with a litany of injuries and disappointments since being taken No. 1 in the 2014 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans. Whether it was his groin, his knee — including..." August 21

  • Bill O'Brien sees improvement from Jadeveon Clowney

    Houston Chronicle "Jadeveon Clowney displayed flashes of his trademark explosiveness and increasing skill as a pass rusher and run-stopper during his second NFL season. The Texans' talented outside linebacker and former top overall pick from South Carolina continued to have a caveat attached to his name,..." August 04