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    7am-8am – Kolache Factory, 2715 Chimney Rock, Houston, TX 77056

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE sausage & cheese kolache (1/person) for this hour at any area Kolache Factory

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures at this Kolache Factory location

  • Tue., Sep. 23, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans defensive back D.J. Swearinger at the Verizon Pearland Store, 10904 Memorial Hermann Dr., Suite 113, Pearland, TX 77584.

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    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, TBD

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    Meet Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus at the Verizon 290 Store, 13818 Northwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77040.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

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  • Tue., Sep. 30, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
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    Friday, October 3

    7am-8am – Kolache Factory, 10705 Spring Green Blvd 900, Katy, TX 77494

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    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures at this Kolache Factory location

  • Tue., Oct. 07, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet a TBD Texans Ambassador at the Verizon Clear Lake Store, 19222 Gulf Freeway, Suite A,
    Friendswood, TX 77546.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Oct. 07, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Thu., Oct. 09, 2014 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM CDT Texans Friday: Kolache Factory

    Thursday, October 9

    7am-8am – Kolache Factory, 14129 Memorial, Houston, TX 77079

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    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures at this Kolache Factory location

Team

Johnathan Joseph
CB #24
Height:
5-11
Weight:
188
Age:
30
College:
South Carolina
Hometown:
Rock Hill, S.C.
Experience:
9

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
16
SCK
0.0
FF
2
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 436 371 65 0.0 0 118 23 420 -- 52 4 5 4
2014 HOU 2 2 16 15 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 2 1
2013 HOU 15 15 47 44 3 0.0 -- 16 3 64 21.3 32 0 0 --
2012 HOU 14 14 57 52 5 0.0 0 11 2 88 44 52 1 0 --
2011 HOU 15 15 44 40 4 0.0 -- 15 4 40 10 29 0 1 --
2010 CIN 12 12 42 37 5 0.0 0 8 3 38 12.7 21 1 0 --
2009 CIN 16 16 69 58 11 0.0 0 20 6 92 15.3 32 1 1 --
2008 CIN 8 7 42 31 11 0.0 0 13 1 22 22 22 0 1 1
2007 CIN 15 14 62 49 13 0.0 0 15 4 76 19 42 1 0 --
2006 CIN 16 9 57 45 12 0.0 -- 20 -- -- -- -- -- 0 2
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 WAS W 17-6 11 11 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 @OAK W 30-14 5 4 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 2 1

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Twitter: @TheRealJJoe24

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Cincinnati Bengals in the first round (24th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft…Signed with Bengals on July 29, 2006...Signed with Houston Texans as an unrestricted free agent on July 29, 2011...Placed on injured reserve on Dec. 24, 2013.

HONORS:
Associated Press Second-Team All-Pro (2011)
Two-time Pro Bowl selection (2012, 2013)
Pro Football Weekly/PFWA All-NFL, All-AFC Team (2011)
SI.com (Peter King) All-Pro Team (2011)

CAREER:
Has played in 111 career games with 102 starts and has recorded 434 total tackles, including 367 solo
Owns 23 career interceptions, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries
Has recorded nine interceptions since signing with the Texans, the fourth-most in franchise history
Since he entered the NFL in 2006, ranks third with 117 passes defensed
Scored five career touchdown returns (four interceptions and one fumble recovery)

2013 (Houston 15/15):
Started all 15 games he played in and led the team with three interceptions and 16 passes defensed to go along with 55 tackles
Recorded one solo tackle and two passes defensed at San Diego (9/9)
Recorded seven solo tackles and one pass defensed vs. Tennessee (9/15)
Recorded three tackles (two solo), three passes defensed and an interception, tying him for fifth-place all time in franchise history vs. Seattle (9/29)
Added two more passes defensed vs. Oakland (11/17)
Totaled a season-high nine tackles (eight solo) and two passes defensed vs. Jacksonville (11/24)
Had three solo tackles and an interception returned 31 yards vs. New England (12/1)
Tied a season high with nine tackles (nine solo) and returned an interception 32 yards at Indianapolis (12/15). The interception was the ninth in his career as a member of the Texans, the fourth-most in franchise history
Recorded his 16th pass defensed on the season before leaving the game with a foot injury, the most he’s had as a member of the Texans vs. Denver (12/22)

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Cincinnati Bengals in the first round (24th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft…Signed with Bengals on July 29, 2006...Signed with Houston Texans as an unrestricted free agent on July 29, 2011...Placed on injured reserve on Dec. 24, 2013.

HONORS:
Associated Press Second-Team All-Pro (2011)
Two-time Pro Bowl selection (2012, 2013)
Pro Football Weekly/PFWA All-NFL, All-AFC Team (2011)
SI.com (Peter King) All-Pro Team (2011)

CAREER:
Has played in 111 career games with 102 starts and has recorded 434 total tackles, including 367 solo
Owns 23 career interceptions, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries
Has recorded nine interceptions since signing with the Texans, the fourth-most in franchise history
Since he entered the NFL in 2006, ranks third with 117 passes defensed
Scored five career touchdown returns (four interceptions and one fumble recovery)

2013 (Houston 15/15):
Started all 15 games he played in and led the team with three interceptions and 16 passes defensed to go along with 55 tackles
Recorded one solo tackle and two passes defensed at San Diego (9/9) 
Recorded seven solo tackles and one pass defensed vs. Tennessee (9/15) 
Recorded three tackles (two solo), three passes defensed and an interception, tying him for fifth-place all time in franchise history vs. Seattle (9/29)
Added two more passes defensed vs. Oakland (11/17)
Totaled a season-high nine tackles (eight solo) and two passes defensed vs. Jacksonville (11/24)
Had three solo tackles and an interception returned 31 yards vs. New England (12/1)
Tied a season high with nine tackles (nine solo) and returned an interception 32 yards at Indianapolis (12/15). The interception was the ninth in his career as a member of the Texans, the fourth-most in franchise history
Recorded his 16th pass defensed on the season before leaving the game with a foot injury, the most he’s had as a member of the Texans vs. Denver (12/22)

2012 (Houston 14/14):
Finished the season with 66 tackles (59 solo) and two interceptions
Made six tackles (four solo) and intercepted a pass and returned it 36 yards vs. Miami (9/9)
Had five solo tackles at Jacksonville (9/16)
Made six tackles (five solo) and led the defense with three passes broken up at Denver (9/23)
Made four solo tackles and threw a key block that helped Danieal Manning return an interception 55 yards for a score vs. Tennessee (9/30)
Registered five solo tackles at the New York Jets (10/8)
Picked off a Joe Flacco pass and returned it 52 yards vs. Baltimore (10/21) for his first touchdown as a Texan
Registered four tackles (four solo) and a pass defensed vs. Buffalo (11/4)
Collected a season-high seven tackles (six solo) at Chicago (11/11)
Notched two tackles and a pass defensed vs. Jacksonville (11/19)
Inactive at Detroit (11/22) and at Tennessee (12/2)
Recorded nine tackles at New England (12/10)
Made two tackles (one solo) vs. Indianapolis (12/16)
Registered five tackles and a pass defensed vs. Minnesota (12/23)
Had two passes defensed at Indianapolis (12/30)
Intercepted his second career pass in postseason play when he picked off QB Andy Dalton and returned it 14 yards in the third quarter in the AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/5/13)
Had five tackles, including three solo tackles in AFC Divisonal Playoff at New England (1/13/13)

2011 (Houston 15/15):
Finished with 44 tackles (40 solo) and tied for the team lead with four interceptions and a team-best 15 passes defensed and two forced fumbles
Started and made five tackles (four solo) and one tackle for loss in the season opener vs. Indianapolis (9/11)
Intercepted a Chad Henne pass and returned it 5 yards to the 6-yard line setting up a second quarter touchdown at Miami (9/18)
Recorded interceptions in consecutive games for the third time in his career when he picked off Drew Brees at New Orleans (9/25)
Intercepted a second-quarter Joe Flacco pass with a return of 2 yards in addition to making seven tackles (five solo) at Baltimore (10/16)
Was named the Defensive Player of the Game after forcing a fumble, making three solo tackles and breaking up two passes at Tennessee (10/23)
Made four solo tackles and broke up a pass vs. Cleveland (11/6)
Had two solo tackles and a hit on Kellen Winslow which forced the ball out where it was intercepted by Brian Cushing at Tampa Bay (11/13)
Intercepted a second-quarter Blaine Gabbert pass and returned it 29 yards at Jacksonville (11/27)
Inactive for the season finale vs. Tennessee (1/1/12)
Recorded six solo tackles, including one for loss, while adding an interception and two passes defensed in AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/7/12)
Recorded two solo tackles and three passes defensed in AFC Divisional Playoff at Baltimore (1/15/12)

2010 (Cincinnati 12/12):
Started 12 games and made 53 tackles
Ranked second on team in passes defensed (11) and interceptions (three)
Registered four tackles at Cleveland (10/3)
Intercepted Josh Freeman pass in second quarter and returned it 11 yards vs. Tampa Bay (10/11)
Made five tackles and had a pass defensed at Indianapolis (11/14), helping to hold Peyton Manning to season-low 185 passing yards and no touchdowns
Three tackles and two interceptions (one for a touchdown) vs. Buffalo (11/21), marking the first multi-interception game of his career

2009 (Cincinnati 16/16):
Intercepted Ben Roethlisberger pass 30 yards for a touchdown vs. Pittsburgh (9/27)
Intercepted a Derek Anderson pass on Bengals goal line and returned it 32 yards in third quarter at Cleveland (10/3)
Intercepted a Joe Flacco pass at goal line in first quarter and returned it 21 yards at Baltimore (10/11)
Had his first forced fumble of the year when he stripped WR Devin Hester, with LB Dhani Jones recovering for Bengals vs. Chicago (10/25)
Posted team season-high in passes defensed (5) vs. Baltimore (11/8), including a third-quarter INT of Flacco on a deep pass
Had team-high four passes defensed, with five tackles and a forced fumble in Nov. 15 win at Pittsburgh
Had four tackles at Oakland (11/22), plus a diving INT of Bruce Gradkowski pass in the fourth-quarter
Picked off a Philip Rivers pass at Bengals 19 in the second quarter and returned it seven yards at San Diego (12/20)
Five tackles in Wild Card Playoff vs. New York Jets (1/9/10)

2008 (Cincinnati 8/7):
Returned a Ray Rice fumble 65 yards, produced only Bengals touchdown vs. Baltimore (9/7)
Tied for team lead in tackles (personal season-high 12), led in solo tackles (10) and led in passes defensed (three) vs. Jacksonville (11/2)
Had his first interception of the year, ending Philadelphia’s final scoring threat of the first half when he picked off Donovan McNabb pass and returned it 22 yards (11/26)
2007 (Cincinnati 15/14):
Went 42 yards for a touchdown with his first pro interception (off Chad Pennington), and the late fourth-quarter score provided eventual winning points vs. New York Jets (10/21)
Snagged his second INT vs. Tennessee (11/25), outfighting TE Bo Scaife for Vince Young pass in first quarter, with four-yard return
Intercepted a pass for the second straight game at Pittsburgh (12/2), picking off Ben Roethlisberger pass at Steelers 24 in the fourth quarter and returning it 7 yards
Helped blunt Browns comeback bid by picking off a Derek Anderson pass at Bengals five in fourth quarter, with 23-yard return vs. Cleveland (12/23)

2006 (Cincinnati 16/9):
Blocked John Carney PAT try after Saints’ final touchdown in fourth quarter, first Bengals blocked PAT since ‘91 at New Orleans (11/19).
Tied his season high with seven tackles and tied the team’s season high with four passes defensed vs. Baltimore (11/30)
Recovered a fumble on Raiders’ first offensive play vs. Oakland (12/10)

COLLEGE:
Played two seasons (2004-05) at South Carolina after playing in 2003 at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College
Entered NFL Draft after his junior season at South Carolina
Played only 14 games at South Carolina, due to broken foot that limited him to two games in ‘04, but still was able to establish himself among the elite CBs in SEC
Played in 12 games with 11 starts in ‘05, when he had four INTs (one for TD)
Criminal justice major at South Carolina

PERSONAL:
Attended Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, S.C., where he was all-state in football and all-region in track

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