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  • Sat., Aug. 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Super Bowl LI Touchdown Tour

    Meet Houston Texans Cheerleaders (10am-12pm), TORO (10am-11am) and Ambassadors Seth Payne and Wade Smith (11am-12pm) at the Houston Super Bowl LI Touchdown Tour at Space Center Houston (1601 NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058) on Saturday, August 27 from 10am-2pm!

    Info: http://www.housuperbowl.com/houston-super-bowl-host-committee-announces-touchdown-tour-date

  • Sat., Aug. 27, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CDT Texans 360 TV Show Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 11 PM for this Texans show that covers all the happenings each week of the team throughout the offseason from community events, offseason training and various team functions with Cheerleaders and players.
  • Tue., Aug. 30, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Team Luncheon pres. by Amegy Bank of Texas

    The Houston Texans Team Luncheon is set for Tuesday, August 30 from noon – 2pm with the entire Texans team.  Hear from Head Coach Bill O’Brien and top Texans players as they prepare for the 2016 season!

    Table/Ticket Info - http://www.houstontexans.com/community/team-luncheon.html

  • Sat., Sep. 03, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CDT Texans 360 TV Show Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 11 PM for this Texans show that covers all the happenings each week of the team throughout the offseason from community events, offseason training and various team functions with Cheerleaders and players.
  • Sun., Sep. 04, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Back To Football Fan Fest

    Football season is officially back! Come kickoff the season with us at our new Back to Football Fan Fest at CITYCENTRE Plaza (I-10 & Beltway 8) on Sunday, September 4 from 1pm - 3pm!  Bring the entire family for this FREE event and join Houston Texans Ambassadors, Cheerleaders, and TORO! We'll also have live music, autograph signings, interactive games, and Texans giveaways so don't miss out! 

    Info - http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/fanfest.html

  • Fri., Sep. 09, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Fuddruckers

    Friday, September 9
    Noon-1pm – Fuddruckers, 2400B South MacGregor Way, Houston, TX 77021

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE classic shake (1/person) for this hour at any area Fuddruckers

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

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

  • Sat., Sep. 10, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CDT Texans 360 TV Show Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 11 PM for this Texans show that covers all the happenings each week of the team throughout the offseason from community events, offseason training and various team functions with Cheerleaders and players.
  • Fri., Sep. 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, September 16
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 6060 Long Dr., Houston, TX 77087

    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

  • Fri., Sep. 30, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, September 30
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 739 North Sam Houston Parkway, Houston, TX 77060

    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

  • Sun., Oct. 09, 2016 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM CDT Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk pres. by H-E-B

    The 2016 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, October 9 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

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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