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  • Tue., Sep. 19, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans CB Jonathan Joseph from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (10600 Town & Country Way, Houston, TX 77024) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger Combo, Get One Free Texans Burger and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans All Access from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Mon., Sep. 25, 2017 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Play 60 at the Park pres. by Texas Children's Hospital

    Join us at Levy Park (3801 Eastside St., Houston, TX 77098) on Monday, Sept. 25 from 4-7 PM for fun-filled events to keep your kids active!

    Complete details snd registration info - http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/Play60Park.html

  • Tue., Sep. 26, 2017 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans DE Chirstian Covington from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (3929Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger Combo, Get One Free Texans Burger and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans All Access from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Fri., Sep. 29, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 801 Telephone Road, Houston, TX 77023

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE Jumbo Jack 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

    More info: http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/Texans-Friday.html

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Gimel President
OLB #53
Height:
6-4
Weight:
275
Age:
24
College:
Illinois
Experience:
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Signed by the Houston Texans as a college free agent on May 12, 2017.
TRANSACTIONS:
Signed by the Houston Texans as a college free agent on May 12, 2017.

CAREER AT ILLINOIS AND AUBURN:
Played one season (2016) at the the University of Illinois in Champaign, Ill. after transferring from Auburn (Ala.) University, where he played the 2013-15 campaigns
Redshirted the 2012 season at Auburn
Was granted immediate eligibility at Illinois after graduating from Auburn
Tallied 45 tackles, 7.0 tackles for loss and 3.0 sacks during his three seasons at Auburn

2016 (Illinois):
Played in all 12 games with one start on the defensive line in his lone season at Illinois
Tallied 40 tackles (19 solo) and 4.5 sacks on the season and finished third on the team with 12.5 tackles for loss

2015 (Auburn):
Played in 10 games as a reserve defensive end
Registered 12 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks for the Tigers

2014 (Auburn):
Played in 12 games and made nine starts
Set career marks with 30 tackles andn 5.0 tackles for loss and added 1.0 sack in 12 games (nine starts) in his redshirt sophomore season  

2013 (Auburn):
Played in three games for the SEC Champions and totaled three tackles and 1.0 tackle for loss
2012 (Auburn):
Redshirted the season

PERSONAL:    
Attended Wando High School in Mount Pleasant, S.C.
Selected to ESPN All-South Carolina Team prior to senior season
Named to the 2012 Parade All-America team
Participated in the 2011 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas following his senior season
Recorded 77 tackles, including 24 tackles for loss, 5.0 sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and 11 pass breakups as a senior
As a junior, recorded 83 tackles (37 solo) and three tackles for loss
Son of Zola and Delores Simmons
Graduated from Auburn with a degree in fitness, conditioning and performance

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