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  • Fri., Jul. 10, 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., Jul. 11, 2015 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Coaches Summit

    The Houston Texans Coaches Summit is an event designed to educate coaches on the key components of the Heads Up Football safety philosophy. Youth football coaches will learn about proper equipment fitting, heads up tackling technique, concussion awareness, and the process to become a Player Safety Coach.

    All youth football coaches who attend the Coaches Summit will have an opportunity to apply for a grant ($2,500 for teams; $10,000 for leagues) to help make their respective teams and leagues safer!

    This event is limited and will fill up, so register today.

    Register - http://www.houstontexans.com/community/programs/headsup.html

  • Tue., Jul. 14, 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!
  • Thu., Jul. 16, 2015 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Brew Exchange (706 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701) from 4:30-5:30 PM and Academy Sports + Outdoors (5400 Brodie Ln., Austin, TX  78745) from 7-8 PM on Thursday, July 16, 2015 to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs with:

    TE RYAN GRIFFIN
    G BRANDON BROOKS

    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    *Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signing strictly limited to times listed. Celebrities subject to change.

  • Fri., Jul. 17, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Buffalo Wild Wings (5860 De Zavala Rd., San Antonio, TX 78249) from 6-7 PM on Friday, July 17 and Academy Sports + Outdoors (4071 North Loop 1604 West, San Antonio, TX  78257) from 2-3 PM on Saturday, July 18, 2015 to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs with:

    TE RYAN GRIFFIN
    G BRANDON BROOKS

    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    *Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signing strictly limited to times listed. Celebrities subject to change.

  • Sat., Jul. 18, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Buffalo Wild Wings (5860 De Zavala Rd., San Antonio, TX 78249) from 6-7 PM on Friday, July 17 and Academy Sports + Outdoors (4071 North Loop 1604 West, San Antonio, TX  78257) from 2-3 PM on Saturday, July 18, 2015 to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs with:

    TE RYAN GRIFFIN
    G BRANDON BROOKS

    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    *Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signing strictly limited to times listed. Celebrities subject to change.

  • Thu., Jul. 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 from 6pm - 7pm with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Thu., Jul. 30, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Fuddruckers

    Stop by the Fuddruckers located at 3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77027 on Thursday, July 30, 2015 from 6-7 PM for a Texans Radio live broadcast on SportsRadio 610 with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, $2 domestic bottles and a 15% discount if you come in your Texans gear from 5 PM - close, as well as Texans prize giveaways!

  • Sun., Sep. 20, 2015 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM CDT Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk pres. by H-E-B

    The 2015 Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B and TORO's Kids 1K presented by Texas Children’s Hospital are Sunday, September 20th at NRG Park.  Both races included a race t-shirt, interactive water stops, entry into the post-race party and finish on the floor of NRG Stadium.  Be sure to secure your spot today at HoustonTexans.com before the race sells out! 

    Register - http://www.houstontexans.com/community/houston-texans-foundation/ROTB-H.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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