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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

Jay Prosch
FB #45
Height:
6-1
Weight:
256
Age:
22
College:
Auburn
Experience:
0

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the 35th pick in the sixth round (211th overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER
• Started 30-of-51 games in a career that first began at the University of Illinois, where he started 12 games, carried twice for 9 yards, caught one pass for 1 yard, recovered an on-side kick and registered 11 tackles (5 solos) on special teams
• Credited with 25 touchdown resulting blocks
• Transferred to Auburn in 2012 and started 18 games and totaled 38 yards and two touchdowns on 12 rushing attempts and caught 10 passes for 114 yards and another score
• Also posted 30 touchdown-resulting blocks at Auburn

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the 35th pick in the sixth round (211th overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER
• Started 30-of-51 games in a career that first began at the University of Illinois, where he started 12 games, carried twice for 9 yards, caught one pass for 1 yard, recovered an on-side kick and registered 11 tackles (5 solos) on special teams
• Credited with 25 touchdown resulting blocks
• Transferred to Auburn in 2012 and started 18 games and totaled 38 yards and two touchdowns on 12 rushing attempts and caught 10 passes for 114 yards and another score
• Also posted 30 touchdown-resulting blocks at Auburn

2013
• Earned All-American first-team honors from The NFL Draft Report
• Led the way for a ground attack that ranked first in the nation with an average of 328.3 yards per game
• Auburn also finished second in the SEC and 11th nationally with 501.3 yards of total offense per game
• Starting 11 of 14 games and recorded a block on 20 of RB Tre Mason’s 23 touchdown runs
• Recorded an assisted tackle and fielded two short kickoffs for 9 yards, as he captained all three special team units
• Caught five passes for 95 yards and his third career touchdown

2012
• Joined Auburn after transferring from Illinois, starting seven of the 12 games he played
• Carried 12 times for 38 yards and a pair of touchdowns and caught five passes for 19 yards
• Recipient of the Football Writers Association of America Courage Award, he had joined Auburn after the Mobile native obtained an NCAA waiver to transfer from Illinois in January, as his mother was battling brain cancer
• Scored his first career touchdown on a 1-yard run vs. New Mexico State

2011
• Earned All-American honors from Pro Football Weekly as a blocking fullback as a sophomore at Illinois
• Started five of the 12 games he played and carried the ball twice for 9 yards
• As the top gunner on all three special team units, he led those squads with 11 tackles (5 solos)
• Shared the team’s Outstanding Special Teams Player award with kicker Derek Dimke
• Did not play in the Illini’s Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl victory due to a staph infection in his knee

2010
• Started seven of the 13 games that he appeared in for Illinois
• An All-State linebacker in high school, he made the switch to offense as a freshman and helped pave the way for Illinois’ single-season rushing leader, Mikel Leshoure, and the Big Ten’s top rushing offense in 2010

HIGH SCHOOL
• Attended UMS-Wright (Mobile, Ala.) Preparatory School, playing football for head coach Terry Curtis
• Earned All-State Class 4A honors as an offensive lineman during his junior campaign, helping the Bulldogs capture the AHSAA state championship in 2008
• As a senior, he was named first-team Class All-State at linebacker by the Alabama Sports Writers Association
• Received Class 4A Lineman of the Year recognition, and selected the Mobile Optimist Club Player of the Year in 2009
• Recorded 199 total tackles (114 solos) with 16 tackles for loss, five pass breakups and a sack
• Team captain who was also used as a fullback in short yardage situations and rushed five times for 16 yards and a touchdown

PERSONAL
• Enrolled in Auburn general curriculum, with an emphasis on business
• Son of the late Iris Prosch and Jerry Prosch

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