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  • Thu., Apr. 30, 2015 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Draft Party pres. by Coors Light

    The 2015 Houston Texans Draft Party presented by Coors Light isThursday, April 30 at NRG Stadium.  The Draft Party begins at 5 p.m. CDT and the 2015 NFL Draft begins at 7 p.m. CDT.

    NFL Network’s draft coverage will be shown on the HD televisions throughout the 100 Level Concourse and Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 will broadcast live, with commentary and analysis from “The Voice of the Texans,” Marc Vandermeer, and a number of special guests. When the Texans make their first-round pick, fans at the Draft Party will hear from the player first as part of Texans Radio’s live broadcast.

    Texans Ambassadors will be on hand to sign autographs throughout the evening. Texans fans can also get their first glimpse of the 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleaders when the squad makes its debut performance at the event. 

    Young fans can play in the TORO’s Kids Club Zone presented by Kroger, which will feature interactive games, a balloon artist and appearances by TORO and Deep Steel Thunder. Fans can also take photos in Memory Alley located on the concourse. 

    Get more information on the event here.

     

     

  • 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!
  • Sat., May. 02, 2015 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM CDT NFL Draft Day 3 from Houston Texans Grille

    Stop by the Houston Texans Grille (I-10 & Beltway 8) on Day 3 of the NFL Draft, Saturday, May 2 from 10:30am – 6:30pm for a chance to announce a Texans Draft Pick live on TV or chance to win tons of other prizes!

    All of the Texans draft picks that day will be made by Texans fans live from the Grille, with at least one on NFL Network and the rest on NFL.com. See rules - http://bit.ly/1Eid0WN

    Texans Radio with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer and special guests, will be broadcasting LIVE the entire time. Plus, Houston Texans Cheerleaders and Ambassadors will be there for autographs and pictures!

  • Sun., May. 03, 2015 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CDT Texans All Access: 2015 Draft on KTRK ABC 13

    Tune in to KTRK ABC 13 in Houston on Sunday, May 3 at 11pm to catch the Texans TV special, Texans All Access: 2015 Draft.  This will be an exclusive look into the day of the Texans first round draft pick, as well as an analysis of all the 2015 Texans draft picks from Texans TV Insiders.

    Fans throughout Texas, be sure to check your local TV listings for air dates and times in your area.

  • 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!

  • Sun., May. 17, 2015 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Gridiron Gang Auditions

    Are you motivated, outgoing and passionate? Well then, we're looking for you to audition for the Houston Texans Gridiron Gang gameday entertainment team on Sunday, May 17 from 1-3pm at the Hosuton Methodist Training Center.

    For more info and to regsiter, click this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/gridiron2.html

  • Thu., May. 21, 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!
  • Fri., Jun. 05, 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

Team

Evan Frierson
ILB #62
Height:
6-2
Weight:
234
College:
Illinois St.
Experience:
R

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the Houston Texans on May 10, 2013.

Career Notes:
Began his collegiate career at Illinois before transferring to Illinois State following his sophomore season
Totaled 138 tackles, 13.0 sacks, 27 tackles for loss and three forced fumbles in his final two seasons at Illinois State

2012 (Senior):
All-Missouri Valley Football Conference Honorable Mention selection
Started 12 of 13 games played at strong side linebacker
Ranked fourth on the team with 72 tackles, 6.5 sacks and 12 tackles-for-loss
Forced two fumbles, had four quarterback hurries and added a pass breakup
Posted a sack in six different games and at least one tackle for loss in 10 different games

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the Houston Texans on May 10, 2013.

Career Notes:
Began his collegiate career at Illinois before transferring to Illinois State following his sophomore season
Totaled 138 tackles, 13.0 sacks, 27 tackles for loss and three forced fumbles in his final two seasons at Illinois State

2012 (Senior):
All-Missouri Valley Football Conference Honorable Mention selection
Started 12 of 13 games played at strong side linebacker
Ranked fourth on the team with 72 tackles, 6.5 sacks and 12 tackles-for-loss
Forced two fumbles, had four quarterback hurries and added a pass breakup
Posted a sack in six different games and at least one tackle for loss in 10 different games

2011 (Junior):
All-MVFC First-Team and MVFC All-Newcomer Team selection
Started 10 games at outside linebacker for the Redbirds, who led the conference in total defense (294.8 ypg)
Led the team and was second in the Valley with 15 tackles-for-loss
Ranked second on the team with 66 tackles and 6.5 sacks and a dded four quarterback hurries and forced a fumble
Named MVFC Newcomer of the Week after recording eight tackles, three sacks and four tackles-for-loss against South Dakota

2010 (Sophomore):
Played in nine games for Illinois and recorded six tackles on the season

2009 (Freshman):
Played in all 12 games, starting five at Illinois
Finished the season with 19 tackles, 12 of which were solo stops, and added two tackles-for-loss
Recovered two fumbles and broke up a pass

2008:
Redshirted as a freshman at Illinois

High School:
As a senior, recorded 79 tackles, eight sacks, three interceptions and three forced fumbles for head coach Gregory Fuller at H.D. Woodson High School
Posted 78 tackles, 11 sacks and three fumble recoveries as a junior
Rated among the top-50 strongside linebackers nationally according to Scout.com

 

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