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  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Academy Sports + Outdoors (8453 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX 77640) from 4-5 PM to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!

    Houston Texans Giveaways!

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

  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Buffalo Wild Wings

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Buffalo Wild Wings (3939 Dowlen Rd., Suite 11, Beaumont, TX 77706) from 8-9 PM to meet the Houston Texans during the first half of the Texans vs. Broncos game!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance. *Celebrities subject to change.
  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM CDT Texans at Broncos The Texans travel to Denver to face off against the Broncos.
  • Sun., Aug. 24, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Back To Tailgating The Houston Texans are Back to Football so it’s time for you to get Back to Tailgating at the Academy Sports + Outdoors in Pearland on Sun., Aug. 24 from 3-5 PM. Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO & Deep Steel Thunder for this free event.  Also, get tailgating tips for the 2014 season from former H-E-B Tailgaters of the Year!
  • Tue., Aug. 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas The Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas is Tuesday, August 26 at 12 noon.  It’s your chance to have lunch with the entire Texans team, as well as hear from new head coach Bill O’Brien as we get Back to Football and prepare for the 2014 season. 
  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 7:00 PM CDT 49ers at Texans The Texans host the 49ers at NRG Stadium.
  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM CDT AdvoCare Texas Kickoff

    Celebrate the return of college football with a Big Ten and SEC showdown at NRG Stadium, as the LSU Tigers and Wisconsin Badgers square off in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff on Saturday August 30 at 8pm. Secure yours today by calling 832-667-2390 or at advocare texas kickoff dot com.

  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO, and the Battle Ready Band at the Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk on Sun., Aug. 31 from 1-3 PM. Bring the entire family for autograph signings, live music, & prize giveaways!
  • Sun., Sep. 14, 2014 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM CDT Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk presented by H-E-B Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B is Sunday, September 14 at NRG Park.  The 5K run/walk and TORO's Kids 1K presented by Aramark will both finish on the floor of NRG Stadium, where the post-race party is with the return of pizza and beer! Also, there is a new course for 2014. Secure your spot before Sept. 8 at 5 PM at HoustonTexans.com.
  • Wed., Nov. 12, 2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST Bulls & Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light

    Have you ever dreamed of playing a round of golf with the Houston Texans Cheerleaders cheering you on?  Now’s your chance!  Sign up today at HoustonTexans.com for the annual Bulls and Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light at Wildcat Golf Club on Wednesday, November 12.

Team

Zach Boren
FB #45
Height:
6-0
Weight:
254
College:
Ohio State
Experience:
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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 10, 2013.

COLLEGE:
Started 34-of-51 games in his four-year career at Ohio State
Transitioned from the starting fullback to a starting linebacker during his senior season due to injuries at the linebacker position
Transition and efforts earned him the Big Ten Conference Sportsmanship Award and an ESPN/Kirk Herbstreit “Herbie”  Award
Name team captain for his senior season where he recorded 50 tackles in six games at linebacker, including career-high 12 in the overtime win at Wisconsin
Capped his career with nine tackles against Michigan, including his first sack
Prior to switching to defense, saw action in six games at fullback his senior season with 11 carries for 33 yards and two touchdowns, and five receptions for 42 yards
Recorded 12 carries in his offensive career for 42 yards and caught 25 passes for 193 yards and one touchdown with a long of 25 yards
Honored as the team’s Rex Kern Award winner as the team’s outstanding offensive back despite not having a single carry in 2011
Recipient of the team’s Outstanding First-Year Offensive Player award in 2009

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

COLLEGE:
Started 34-of-51 games in his four-year career at Ohio State
Transitioned from the starting fullback to a starting linebacker during his senior season due to injuries at the linebacker position
Transition and efforts earned him the Big Ten Conference Sportsmanship Award and an ESPN/Kirk Herbstreit “Herbie”  Award
Name team captain for his senior season where he recorded 50 tackles in six games at linebacker, including career-high 12 in the overtime win at Wisconsin
Capped his career with nine tackles against Michigan, including his first sack
Prior to switching to defense, saw action in six games at fullback his senior season with 11 carries for 33 yards and two touchdowns, and five receptions for 42 yards
Recorded 12 carries in his offensive career for 42 yards and caught 25 passes for 193 yards and one touchdown with a long of 25 yards
Honored as the team’s Rex Kern Award winner as the team’s outstanding offensive back despite not having a single carry in 2011
Recipient of the team’s Outstanding First-Year Offensive Player award in 2009

PERSONAL: 
Named Ohio’s defensive playyer of the year at Pickerington Central (Ohio) High School in 2008
Helped lead Central to a 13-1 record during his senior season and the OCC-Ohio Division and Division I, Region 3 titles
Was also named Ohio Captital Conference and district player of the year in baseball in 2008
Older brother, Justin Boren, is an offensive lineman for the Denver Broncos
Both of his parents were student-athletes at Michigan

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