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!
Stop by the Fudderucker's located at 3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77027 on Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 5-7 PM for Fuddrucker's Launch Party of their new partership with the Houston Texans!
Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be there the entire time, and Texans Radio will be broadcasting live from 5:30-6:30 PM, with special guests!
Check back for food specials too!
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
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
TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the first pick in the third round (65th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft.
CAREER AT IOWA:
• Started 20 of the 51 games that he appeared in, catching 91 passes for 899 yards (9.9 average) and 10 touchdowns
• Closed out his career with at least one reception in his last 31 games, the second-longest streak for any active tight end in the Football Bowl Championship Subdivision
• The recipient of the Coaches Appreciation Award, Offense, received All-Big Ten Conference first-team honors from The NFL Draft Report and the league’s coaches, adding second-team accolades from the media
• The John Mackey Award Watch List member started all 13 games, ranking second on the team with 30 receptions for 299 yards and six touchdowns
• Had 19 first down grabs
• Closed out his career with at least one reception in 31 consecutive games
• All-Big Ten Conference honorable mention by the league’s coaches and media
• Started all 12 games, finishing third on the team with 45 catches for 433 yards (9.6 average) and one touchdown
• Gained at least 10 yards on 14 of those catches, including three for 20 yards or longer
• Added 56 knockdowns and seven touchdown-resulting blocks
• Caught at least one pass in every game
• Appeared in all 13 games, earning five starts
• Finished fifth on the team with 16 receptions for 167 yards (10.4 average) and three touchdowns
• Played in 13 games
• Made two tackles while gaining 4 yards on a kickoff return
• Attended Johnsburg (Ill.) High School, playing football for head coach Barry Creviston
• His career totals include 183 receptions for 3,121 yards (17.1 average) and 42 touchdowns, all school records that rank among the top 10 in Illinois state history
• Earned USA Today All-American honors and was named to ESPN’s Top 150
• As a sophomore, pulled in 64 passes for 1,043 yards (16.3 average) and 11 scores
• Competed as a tight end, wide receiver, running back, quarterback, linebacker, defensive end and free safety, long snapper and also returned punts and kickoffs
• Team captain who collected 809 yards on 49 receptions and 11 touchdowns as a junior
• Closed out his career with 44 receptions for 921 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior
• Rated the fifth-best tight end in the country and second-best prospect in the state of Illinois by Rivals.com
• First team all-state honors from the Chicago Sun Times, Chicago Tribune and Champaign News Gazette
• First team Class 4-A all-state pick as a junior and sophomore, along with earning first team all-conference honors for three straight seasons and League Player of the Year accolades as a senior
• Closed out his football career participating in the Army All-American Bowl
• Lettered four times in basketball, earning all-league and all-area honors
• Set the school hoops career-record for scoring (1,400 points in four seasons) and was heavily pursued by Indiana and Wisconsin to play both sports at the collegiate level
• Received two letters in baseball and two more as a member of the track team
• Majored in leisure studies
• Son of Leeann and Gary Fiedorowicz
• Father was a power-lifter who got C.J. interested in weight training in the eighth grade
• Sister, Paige, also attended Johnsburg High School, where she was a three-sport standout athlete excelling in volleyball, basketball and track. She left Johnsburg as its all-time career scoring leader among both the boys and girls team and later starred for the women’s basketball team at Marquette (2008-11)
• Born Colton John Fiedorowicz on 10/22/91
How soon might C.J. Fiedorowicz hit the field? Texans Insider John Harris examines the prospects for the 3rd round TE in the third installment of "The Briefing".
Watch Iowa tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz work out at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine.