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  • Sat., Mar. 28, 2015 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleader Tryouts

    The 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts are Saturday, March 28! Get the opportunity to perform on national television, travel the world, and more. Tryouts are free and you have nothing to lose!

    Click the link for complete info to register - http://www.houstontexans.com/cheerleaders/tryouts/2015.html

  • Fri., Apr. 10, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays: Jerry LeVias at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet former Houston Oilers wide receiver and current Houston Texans Ambassador, Jerry LeVias.  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

  • Sat., Apr. 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Sun., Apr. 12, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT First Down Dads Date with my Dad presented by ARAMARK

    Sign up now for the First Down Dads Date with my Dad event presented by ARAMARK on April 12! Dads & kids will spend the afternoon at the Houston Texans Grille with Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, and TORO! Register now at http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/first-down-dads.html!

  • Sun., Apr. 19, 2015 6:00 AM - 3:30 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Kids Triathlon

    The all new Houston Texans Kids Triathlon presented by Texas Children’s Hospital is April 19. Space is limited and this event will sell out, so register your kids today by clicking on this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/triathlon/home.html

  • Thu., Apr. 23, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre (I-10 & Beltway 8) as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Sat., Apr. 25, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Fri., May. 01, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays at Go Texan Store

    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

  • Sat., May. 02, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant Texans Care Volunteer Day presented by Reliant is a city-wide volunteer day on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 8AM - noon where Texans players, Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO and staff will volunteer alongside Texans fans!

    As an organization, the Texans make it a priority to give back to the Houston community. This day provides an opportunity to invite Texans fans to volunteer with the team to make a positive change. These organizations work to improve the standard of living for the young people of Houston, which aligns with the Texans mission to be Champions for Youth.

    There are plenty of locations across Houston, so sign up today at http://www.houstontexans.com/community/volunteer-day.html!
  • Tue., May. 05, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre, 12848 Queensbury Ln. Ste 208, Houston, TX 77024 (I-10 & Beltway 8), as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!

Team

Ricky Sapp
LB #91
Height:
6-4
Weight:
252
College:
Clemson
Hometown:
Columbia, SC
Experience:
4
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 17 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 HOU 3 3 2 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 HOU 5 1 0 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 NYJ 5 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 NYJ 4 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 NYJ 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Twitter: @Sapp55

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round (134th overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft...Signed by Eagles on June 8, 2010...Placed on Injured Reserve (knee) on August 31, 2010...Released by Eagles on August 5, 2011...Signed by New York Jets to the practice squad on October 31, 2011...Released by Jets on November 28, 2011...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on December 29, 2011...Released by Jets on August 31, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 1, 2012...Released by Jets on September 4, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 11, 2012...Signed by Jets to the active roster on November 8, 2012...Released by Jets on October 5, 2013...Signed by Jets on October 9, 2013...Released by Jets on November 14, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Houston Texans on November 15, 2013...Re-signed by Texans on March 4, 2014.

CAREER:
Has played in 14 career games with one tackle, one special teams tackle and a fumble recovery
Played in nine games, primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams prior to joining the Texans

2013 (New York Jets 5/0, Houston 5/0):
Acquired by Houston Texans from waivers on November 15
Played in five games for the New York Jets, recording one fumble recovery and one special teams tackle
Recovered a fumble on the final play of the game on kickoff coverage in the season opener against the Jets
Made his Texans debut on special teams vs. Oakland (11/17) in Week 11

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round (134th overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft...Signed by Eagles on June 8, 2010...Placed on Injured Reserve (knee) on August 31, 2010...Released by Eagles on August 5, 2011...Signed by New York Jets to the practice squad on October 31, 2011...Released by Jets on November 28, 2011...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on December 29, 2011...Released by Jets on August 31, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 1, 2012...Released by Jets on September 4, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 11, 2012...Signed by Jets to the active roster on November 8, 2012...Released by Jets on October 5, 2013...Signed by Jets on October 9, 2013...Released by Jets on November 14, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Houston Texans on November 15, 2013...Re-signed by Texans on March 4, 2014.

CAREER:
Has played in 14 career games with one tackle, one special teams tackle and a fumble recovery
Played in nine games, primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams prior to joining the Texans

2013 (New York Jets 5/0, Houston 5/0):
Acquired by Houston Texans from waivers on November 15
Played in five games for the New York Jets, recording one fumble recovery and one special teams tackle
Recovered a fumble on the final play of the game on kickoff coverage in the season opener against the Jets
Made his Texans debut on special teams vs. Oakland (11/17) in Week 11

2012 (New York Jets 4/0):
Appeared primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams in four games

2011 (New York Jets 0/0):
Spent a majority of the season on the practice squad
2010 (Philadelphia 0/0):
Was placed on Injured Reserve due to a knee injury on August 31

College:
Started 36-of-50 games at Clemson, tallying 142 tackles, 17.5 sacks, 16 quarterback pressures, five pass deflections, one fumble recovery and two forced fumbles
In 2009, as a senior, earned second-team All-ACC honors and was nominated for the Brian Piccolo Award given annually to the conference’s “Most Courageous Player”
Also as a senior, started all 14 games and recorded a career-high five sacks

Personal:
Was a three-year state regional champion in the 100m (10.76 career-best), 200m (21.0 career-best) and 4x100m relay, and a two-year starter and all-region (twice) in basketball while at Bamberg-Erhart High School
Established the Ricky Sapp Scholar Athlete Award Program at his high school to spotlight students with good character who excel academically, athletically and in the community service arena
The award is given out monthly to deserving senior athletes by a committee of faculty members in the school, with recipients of the award becoming eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship to the college of their choice

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