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  1. Dion Lewis fumbles the ball on the kick return, Texans recover


    Sat, 14 Jan 2017


    New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis fumbles the ball on the kick return and the Houston Texans recover.

  2. Injury roundup: Jets' Petty suffers bruised shoulder


    Fri, 2 Sep 2016

    New York Jets quarterback Bryce Petty suffered an bruised shoulder against the Eagles in the preseason finale. Plus, other injuries we're tracking Thursday.

  3. O'Brien: Bye Week was 'turning point' for Texans


    Thu, 31 Dec 2015


    Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien talks with NFL Media's Willie McGinest and Dan Hellie about how his team has progressed throughout the course of the 2015 NFL season.

  4. J.J. Watt, Houston Texans' defense finally living up to promise


    Thu, 3 Dec 2015

    Brandon Dunn and Christian Covington have spelled Vince Wilfork on the interior, and Benardrick McKinney has replaced Akeem Dent at linebacker. At free safety, Rahim Moore has been supplanted by Andre Hal and Quintin Demps . Overall, the influx

  5. Buccaneers Texans Football - Andre Hal, Akeem Dent , Bobby Rainey


    Sun, 27 Sep 2015

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Bobby Rainey (43) is stopped by Houston Texans' Akeem Dent (50) and Andre Hal (29) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

  6. St. Louis Rams headline top 10 defensive fronts


    Wed, 16 Sep 2015

    West supremacy. 9. Houston Texans : J.J. Watt , Vince Wilfork , Jared Crick , Jadeveon Clowney , Brian Cushing , Akeem Dent , Whitney Mercilus After watching Watt in HBO's Hard Knocks, I wondered how any offensive lineman ever blocks him

  7. Snead makes some moves for 23 yards


    Sun, 30 Aug 2015


    New Orleans Saints wide receiver Willie Snead makes some moves for 23 yards.

  8. 'Hard Knocks' recap, No. 1: Bill O'Brien's profane power


    Wed, 12 Aug 2015

    "Hard Knocks" is back. Its newest star? Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien, whose fiery persona and desire to return his team to relevance is on display from the first moment of Tuesday's premiere.

  9. U-Who? USC, Georgia top contenders for title of 'Linebacker U'


    Tue, 9 Jun 2015

    Which college football program is best at producing NFL linebackers? We're taking a look back at the past 15 NFL drafts to determine which school is the real "LB U."

  10. Roster Reset: Colts look for challengers in AFC South


    Thu, 16 Apr 2015

    they risk being punchless. » Beef up at linebacker: Brian Cushing and Jadeveon Clowney are big injury questions. Akeem Dent could be forced to have a big role inside. The team needs more options on the inside and more pass rushers on the outside

  11. Changing coaches makes developing NFL talent more difficult


    Fri, 26 Dec 2014

    Danieal Manning , who returned five months after his ouster at a cheaper rate. And quarterback Ryan Mallett and linebacker Akeem Dent chipped in after coming over in low-end trades. Add this up -- along with a nine-win season, if Houston beats

  12. Injury roundup: Patriots place Dominique Easley on IR


    Wed, 17 Dec 2014

    Dominique Easley hasn't made a huge impact for the New England Patriots since the team drafted him in the first round of this year's draft. Now his rookie season is over.

  13. Injury roundup: Roddy White (ankle) misses practice


    Thu, 27 Nov 2014

    Thanks to a historically bad NFC South, the Atlanta Falcons are still very much in postseason contention. Wide receiver Roddy White missed practice Thursday. Will the veteran suit up on Sunday?

  14. Wk 11 Can't-Miss Play: Hoyer trips, completes 30-yard pass


    Mon, 17 Nov 2014


    Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer trips in the back field, gets up, and completes a 30-yard pass down the field to Jim Dray.

  15. Florida State, Miami among contenders for 'Linebacker U' title


    Wed, 2 Jul 2014

    We're looking back over the past 25 years to find out which schools can lay claim to the title of "Linebacker U" and the battle for No. 1 on our list comes down to two nasty in-state rivals.

  16. Texans trade T.J. Yates to Falcons for Akeem Dent


    Mon, 23 Jun 2014

    trade T.J. Yates to Falcons for Akeem Dent By Mike Coppinger Published: June ..... the Texans received linebacker Akeem Dent . Watch "The Top 100 Players of ..... for their loaded front seven -- Dent has started 20 games over the past

  17. Jonathan Vilma working out with Atlanta Falcons


    Thu, 19 Jun 2014

    not involve Vilma. The team announced the signing of Tim Dobbins . Later, the Falcons shipped three-year veteran Akeem Dent to the Houston Texans for quarterback T.J. Yates . If Vilma is signed, he'll compete with Dobbins, Joplo Bartu

  18. Atlanta Falcons determined to weather Sean Weatherspoon loss


    Fri, 13 Jun 2014

    leading the team in tackles, Joplo Bartu , another undrafted rookie last season who finished third in tackles, and Akeem Dent , who lost his starting job last season. And though the Falcons feel they're in a good spot to absorb the Weatherspoon

  19. Osi Umenyiora on Falcons future: 'I would love to stay'


    Tue, 11 Feb 2014

    But whatever they tell me they want me to do, that's what I'll do." The Falcons have just one defender -- Akeem Dent -- who graded out positively chasing the quarterback in 2013, per Pro Football Focus. General manager Thomas Dimitroff

  20. Tate 46-yard catch and run


    Sun, 10 Nov 2013


    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate catches the ball in the back field and turns it up field for a 46-yard gain.

  21. Clay Matthews expects to play for Packers on Sunday


    Thu, 3 Oct 2013

    Orleans Saints despite missing practice again Thursday. 5. Falcons left tackle Sam Baker (knee) and middle linebacker Akeem Dent (ankle) have been ruled out for "Monday Night Football" versus the New York Jets . Atlanta running back Steven Jackson

  22. Luke Kuechly tops inside linebacker rankings


    Thu, 12 Sep 2013

    Lofton , Mason Foster , D.J. Williams , Jerrell Freeman , Kiko Alonso , Perry Riley , Craig Robertson , Nick Roach , Akeem Dent Will Dansby keep his starting job when Washington returns from suspension? Henderson was exploited last Sunday in his

  23. Falcons defense, 4th down failed


    Mon, 9 Sep 2013


    (5:33) M.Ingram right tackle to NO 46 for -1 yards (A. Dent ).

  24. QB Wilson, 17-yd, run


    Sun, 13 Jan 2013


    (13:51) R.Wilson scrambles right end to SEA 49 for 17 yards (A. Dent ).

  25. QB Brees to WR Moore, 29-yd, pass


    Mon, 12 Nov 2012


    (11:51) D.Brees pass deep middle to L.Moore to ATL 32 for 29 yards (A. Dent ). Pass 25, YAC 4