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  • Sat., Mar. 07, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST 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

     

  • Sat., Mar. 21, 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
  • Sat., Mar. 28, 2015 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleader Tryouts

    The 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts are Saturday, March 28! Get the opportunity to perform on national television, travel the world, and more. Tryouts are free and you have nothing to lose!

    Click the link for complete info to register - http://www.houstontexans.com/cheerleaders/tryouts/2015.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. 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
  • 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!
  • 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!

  • 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!

Team

Moran Norris
RB #40
Height:
6-1
Weight:
250
College:
Kansas
Hometown:
Houston, TX
Experience:
12
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 140 28 0.2 67 2.4 0.5 1 15 11 39.3 0 0 0
2011 SF 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SF 16 3 0.2 0 -- 0 0 1 0 -- 0 0 0
2009 SF 16 14 0.9 41 2.9 2.6 1 15 6 42.9 0 0 0
2008 DET 11 1 0.1 1 1 0.1 0 1 0 -- 0 0 0
2007 SF 16 7 0.4 17 2.4 1.1 0 6 4 57.1 0 0 0
2006 SF 14 2 0.1 8 4 0.6 0 4 1 50 0 0 0
2005 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 HOU 12 1 0.1 0 -- 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0
2003 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 HOU 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 NO 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 NO 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 140 38 198 5.2 1.4 32 3 1 0 10 0
2011 SF 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SF 16 4 20 5 1.3 8 0 0 0 1 0
2009 SF 16 7 31 4.4 1.9 11 0 0 0 1 0
2008 DET 11 4 16 4 1.5 6 0 0 0 0 0
2007 SF 16 6 38 6.3 2.4 13 0 0 0 2 0
2006 SF 14 5 36 7.2 2.6 32T 2 1 0 3 0
2005 HOU 16 1 4 4 0.3 4T 1 0 0 1 0
2004 HOU 12 4 13 3.3 1.1 7 0 0 0 1 0
2003 HOU 16 7 40 5.7 2.5 11 0 0 0 1 0
2002 HOU 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 NO 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 NO 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 140 27 19 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2011 SF 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SF 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 DET 11 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 SF 16 3 2 1 0 1 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 SF 14 3 1 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2005 HOU 16 7 5 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2004 HOU 12 4 2 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2003 HOU 16 5 5 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2002 HOU 13 3 2 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2002 NO 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 NO 5 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 140 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 SF 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 16 1 0 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2008 DET 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 SF 16 -- -- 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 -- -- --
2006 SF 14 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2005 HOU 16 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2004 HOU 12 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 HOU 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 HOU 13 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 NO 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 NO 5 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 140 13 122 9.4 19 0 0 0 0 1
2011 SF 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SF 16 1 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0
2009 SF 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2008 DET 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 SF 14 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2005 HOU 16 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
2004 HOU 12 2 25 12.5 15 0 0 0 0 0
2003 HOU 16 5 71 14.2 19 0 0 0 0 0
2002 HOU 13 2 11 5.5 10 0 0 0 0 0
2002 NO 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 NO 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by New Orleans Saints in the fourth round (115th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft...Released by Saints on Sept. 18, 2002...Signed by Houston Texans on Sept. 19, 2002...Released by Texans on May 9, 2006...Signed by San Francisco 49ers on May 23, 2006...Released by 49ers on Aug. 31, 2008...Signed by Detroit Lions on Oct. 9, 2008...Released by Lions on Oct. 12, 2008...Re-signed by Lions on Oct. 13, 2008...Signed as an unrestricted free agent by 49ers on March 1, 2009...Signed by Texans on June 14, 2012.
 
HONORS:
2009 USA Football/NFLPA “All-Fundamentals” Team

2011 (San Francisco 5/2):
Saw action in five games including two starts at fullback
Inactive due to fibula injury at Cincinnati (9/25) and at Philadelphia (10/2)

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by New Orleans Saints in the fourth round (115th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft...Released by Saints on Sept. 18, 2002...Signed by Houston Texans on Sept. 19, 2002...Released by Texans on May 9, 2006...Signed by San Francisco 49ers on May 23, 2006...Released by 49ers on Aug. 31, 2008...Signed by Detroit Lions on Oct. 9, 2008...Released by Lions on Oct. 12, 2008...Re-signed by Lions on Oct. 13, 2008...Signed as an unrestricted free agent by 49ers on March 1, 2009...Signed by Texans on June 14, 2012.
 
HONORS:
2009 USA Football/NFLPA “All-Fundamentals” Team

2011 (San Francisco 5/2):
Saw action in five games including two starts at fullback
Inactive due to fibula injury at Cincinnati (9/25) and at Philadelphia (10/2)

2010 (San Francisco 15/11):
Started a career-high 11 games at fullback

2009 (San Francisco 15/11):
Set career highs in rushing attempts (14) and rushing yards (41), while recording a career-high seven receptions
Rushed for a career-high 16 yards vs. Seattle (9/20), while also tying his career high of three receptions
Registered a career-high 3 rushing attempts, including converting third-and-1s at Indianapolis (11/1)
Scored his first career rushing touchdown and tied his career high with three carries at St. Louis (1/3)

2008 (Detroit 15/11):
Saw action in 11 games including eight starts for Lions after being signed on Oct. 9

2007 (San Francisco 16/4):
Saw action in 16 games including four starts
At New York Giants (10/21), blocked a punt that went out of the back of the endzone in third quarter resulting in a safety

2006 (San Francisco 14/7):
Saw action in 14 games including seven starts
Finished season with a career-high two touchdown receptions
Made first start of the season at fullback vs. San Diego (10/15) and caught a two yard touchdown reception, the second of his career
Posted a career-long touchdown reception at Denver (12/31)

2005 (Houston 16/5):
Saw action in all 16 games including five starts at fullback for the Texans
Paved the way for a Texans ground attack that gained 1,816 yards
Tallied 12 tackles and a forced fumble on special team and caught one pass for four-yard touchdown at Cincinnati (10/2)

2004 (Houston 12/4):
Saw action in all 12 games including four starts

2003 (Houston 16/9):
Started 9-of-16 games, finishing season with seven receptions for a career-high 40 yards and eight special teams tackles
Made first NFL start at New Orleans (9/14)
Caught first career pass vs. Jachsonville (9/28), finishing with 3 receptions for 16 yards

2002 (Houston 13/0):
Played in 13 games, mainly on special teams, recording six special teams stops

2001 (New Orleans 5/0):
Played in five games for New Orleans, primarily on special teams and recorded two special teams tackles

COLLEGE:
Rushed for 864 career yards and 10 touchdowns on 199 carries, adding 17 receptions for 87 yards with a touchdown for the Jayhawks
Rushed for 313 yards and two touchdowns as a senior, earning Third-Team All-Big 12 honors
Rushed for career-high 537 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior, splitting time between fullback and tailback
Arrived in Lawrence as a tight end before transitioning to the backfield
Selected to the honorable mention Freshman All-American team by The Sporting News in 2006
Redshirted in 2005

PERSONAL:
An all-city and all-district selection as a senior at James Madison High School in Houston, Texas where he caught 25 passes for 410 yards as a tight end
Ran track at Madison, competing in the 4x100, the 100 and the mile relay
Was a member of the Kansas Jayhawks Scholar List. Graduated with dual degrees in communications and crime and delinquency

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