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  • Fri., Apr. 10, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays: Jerry LeVias at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet former Houston Oilers wide receiver and current Houston Texans Ambassador, Jerry LeVias.  Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event!

    Store info - http://www.houstontexans.com/gotexanstore.html

  • Sat., Apr. 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Sun., Apr. 12, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT First Down Dads Date with my Dad presented by ARAMARK

    Sign up now for the First Down Dads Date with my Dad event presented by ARAMARK on April 12! Dads & kids will spend the afternoon at the Houston Texans Grille with Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, and TORO! Register now at http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/first-down-dads.html!

  • Sun., Apr. 19, 2015 6:00 AM - 3:30 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Kids Triathlon

    The all new Houston Texans Kids Triathlon presented by Texas Children’s Hospital is April 19. Space is limited and this event will sell out, so register your kids today by clicking on this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/triathlon/home.html

  • Thu., Apr. 23, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre (I-10 & Beltway 8) as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Sat., Apr. 25, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Fri., May. 01, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet a TBD Houston Texans Ambassador.  Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event!

    Store info - http://www.houstontexans.com/gotexanstore.html

  • Sat., May. 02, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant is a city-wide volunteer day on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 8AM - noon where Texans players, Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO and staff will volunteer alongside Texans fans!

    As an organization, the Texans make it a priority to give back to the Houston community. This day provides an opportunity to invite Texans fans to volunteer with the team to make a positive change. These organizations work to improve the standard of living for the young people of Houston, which aligns with the Texans mission to be Champions for Youth.

    There are plenty of locations across Houston, so sign up today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/volunteer-day.html!
  • Tue., May. 05, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre, 12848 Queensbury Ln. Ste 208, Houston, TX 77024 (I-10 & Beltway 8), as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Wed., May. 13, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM CDT Moms Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE

    The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Moms Clinic just for football moms on May 13th!

    This free clinic will provide moms with the latest safety information in concussion awareness, proper hydration and nutrition to prepare them for the upcoming football season.  These classroom-style instructions and interactive football drills will take place in the Houston Methodist Training Center.

    Space is limited, so register today at http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/momclinic.html!

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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