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  • Sun., Nov. 30, 2014 12:00 PM CST Titans at Texans The Texans host the Titans at NRG Stadium.
  • Tue., Dec. 02, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans offensive linemen Derek Newton and Ben Jones at the Verizon Northline Store, 4400F North Freeway, Houston, TX 77022.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

    Autograph info: http://www.verizonwireless.com/mobile-living/event/verizontexansplayersshow/

  • Tue., Dec. 02, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Tue., Dec. 02, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Player Signing at Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Meet Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph and 2 Houston Texans Cheerleaders at the Academy Sports + Outdoors located at 11077 Northwest Freeway (Hwy 290 @ 34th St.), Houston, TX 77092.

    Celebrity(ies) subject to change.

  • Fri., Dec. 05, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, December 5
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 1665 W. FM 646 Rd., League City, TX 77573
    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get 2 FREE Tacos for this hour at this location
    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures
    Jack in the Box is going to be giving away 4 tickets to a Houston Texans home game and two autograph items

  • Sun., Dec. 07, 2014 12:00 PM CST Texans at Jaguars The Texans travel to Jacksonville to face off against the Jaguars.
  • Tue., Dec. 09, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson at the Verizon BLVD Place Store, 1700 Post Oak Blvd.,
    Houston, TX 77056.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

    Autograph info: http://www.verizonwireless.com/mobile-living/event/verizontexansplayersshow/

  • Tue., Dec. 09, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Tue., Dec. 09, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Player Signing at FCCU

    Meet Texans tight end Garrett Graham at the First Community Credit Union located at 10300 Louetta, Houston, TX 77070.

    Celebrity(ies) subject to change.

  • Fri., Dec. 12, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Pappasito's

    Friday, December 12

    Noon-1pm – Pappasito’s Cantina, 1600 Lamar Street, Houston, TX 77010 (inside Hilton Americas Hotel)

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE cup regular Chile con Queso (1/person) for this hour at this location, dine-in only. Dine-in only. Not valid for Queso Blanco.

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

Team

David Anderson
WR #17
Height:
5-10
Weight:
193
College:
Colorado State
Experience:
6
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 67 88 965 11 14.4 65 4 9 1 55 0
2011 WAS 4 6 70 11.7 17.5 23 1 1 0 4 0
2011 HOU 2 1 9 9 4.5 9 0 0 0 1 0
2010 HOU 12 11 117 10.6 9.8 35 0 1 0 5 0
2009 HOU 16 38 370 9.7 23.1 27 0 2 0 22 0
2008 HOU 16 19 241 12.7 15.1 65 2 3 1 13 0
2007 HOU 8 12 131 10.9 16.4 24 1 1 0 9 0
2006 HOU 9 1 27 27 3 27 0 1 0 1 0
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 67 3 90 30 38 0 3 0 0 0
2011 WAS 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 HOU 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 HOU 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 HOU 9 3 90 30 38 0 3 0 0 0
Punt Return
YearTeamGRetRetYAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 67 5 26 5.2 17 0 0 0 1 1
2011 WAS 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 HOU 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 12 4 26 6.5 17 0 0 0 1 0
2009 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 HOU 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2006 HOU 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 67 19 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2011 WAS 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 HOU 2 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 12 5 5 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 16 3 3 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 16 3 2 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 HOU 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 HOU 9 2 2 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 67 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 WAS 4 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2011 HOU 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 12 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2007 HOU 8 1 1 1 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2006 HOU 9 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS:
• Selected by the Houston Texans in the seventh round (251st overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft…Signed with Texans on July 13, 2006… Released by Texans on September 1, 2007…Re-signed by Texans on September 26, 2007…Re-signed by Texans on March 4, 2009...Released by Texans on July 30, 2011...Signed by Denver Broncos on July 30, 2011...Released by Broncos on Sept. 3, 2011...Signed by Texans on Sept. 14, 2011.

CAREER:
• Crafty wide receiver who established himself as the Texans' slot receiver in 2008.
• Had 81 career receptions for 886 yards and three touchdowns in first five seasons with Houston (2006-10).

2010 (Houston 12/1):
• Made his first start of the season and caught two passes for 38 yards at the New York Jets (11/21).
• Recorded 28 yards on three receptions vs. Baltimore (12/13) before being placed on injured reserve (12/15) after injuring his shoulder vs. Baltimore.

TRANSACTIONS:
• Selected by the Houston Texans in the seventh round (251st overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft…Signed with Texans on July 13, 2006… Released by Texans on September 1, 2007…Re-signed by Texans on September 26, 2007…Re-signed by the Texans on March 4, 2009.

CAREER:
• Crafty wide receiver who established himself as the Texans slot receiver in 2008.
• has  81 career receptions for 886 yards and three touchdowns in five seasons with Houston…drafted in the seventh round of the 2006 NFL Draft by the Texans.

2010 (Houston 12/1):
• Made his first start of the season and caught two passes for 38 yards at the New York Jets (11/21).
• Recorded 28 yards on three receptions vs. Baltimore (12/13) before being placed on injured reserve (12/15) after injuring his shoulder vs. Baltimore.

2009 (Houston 16/8):
• Played in every game and started a career-high eight contests...set career bests with 38 receptions for 370 yards.
• Had three receptions for 32 yards at Arizona (10/11).
• Made his first start of the season at Cincinnati (10/18), where he caught one pass for 12 yards and a first down.
• Made his third start of the season at wide receiver and had three receptions for 51 yards at Buffalo (11/1).
• Set a career high with a team-leading five receptions for 52 yards and five first downs vs. Tennessee (11/23).
• Started at WR but did not catch a pass vs. New England (1/3),  snapping a streak of 18 consecutive games with a reception.

2008 (Houston 16/1):
• Played in all 16 games with one start…established career-highs with 19 receptions for 241 yards and two touchdowns.
• Had touchdown receptions in back-to-back weeks vs. Cincinnati and at Minnesota.
• Made a career-long 65-yard reception that tied for a team high in Week 16 at Oakland.
• Tied a career high with four receptions for 46 yards vs. Baltimore (11/9).
• Made his first career start at Cleveland (11/23) and caught one pass for 11 yards.

2007 (Houston 7/0):
• Saw action in seven games in his sophomore campaign.
• Made his season debut at Atlanta (9/30) and caught one pass for nine yards.
• Had the best day of the season vs. Tennessee (10/21), grabbing four passes for 45 yards and his first career touchdown.

2006 (Houston 9/0):
• Played in nine games…spent the first part of the season on the practice squad.
• Finished with one catch for 27 yards.
• Saw his first NFL action against Jacksonville (10/22).
• Made his first career NFL catch with a 27-yard reception at New England (12/17).

COLLEGE:
• Appeared in 47 games at Colorado State with 43 starts.
• Set school career records with 200 receptions for 3,330 yards, topping the previous marks of 191 catches for 3,163 yards by Greg Primus (1989-92)…was third in CSU history with 20 touchdown catches…set school season records with 1,282 yards on 72 receptions in 2003…15 100-yard receiving games broke the old school career record of 13 by Willie Miller (1972-74).
• All-American third team and All-Mountain West Conference first team selection by The NFL Draft Report…speech communications major.

PERSONAL:
• Born in Westlake Village, Calif.
• All-west region by SuperPrep magazine at Thousand Oaks High School (Calif.)…won the league MVP and the team MVP two years…holds all major receiving records at Thousand Oaks.
• Earned school and conference academic honors with a 3.8 grade point average…born David Kent Anderson.

 

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