C.J. Stroud News
"He's the Leader We Need Him to Be": Stroud, Ryans reflect on growth since Week 1
C.J. Stroud wasn't happy after his NFL debut.
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud Named Week 18 AFC Offensive Player of the Week
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week, the NFL announced Wednesday. The honor comes on the heels of Stroud's game-winning drive to send the club to the playoffs for the first time since 2019.
C.J. Stroud 2nd in entire NFL in Pro Bowl voting
Houston Texans rookie quarterback C.J. Stroud is atop the NFL in passing yards, and second in the league in Pro Bowl votes. He reflected Wednesday on that recognition from the fans.
C.J. Stroud, Texans have seen progress since Week 3 victory over Jaguars
Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud and the rest of the team have improved considerably since their Week 3 trouncing of the Jaguars in Jacksonville.
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud Named to 2024 Pro Bowl Games
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud has been named to the 2024 Pro Bowl Games. Stroud is just the second offensive rookie in Texans history to garner the honor.
History-making day by C.J. Stroud paved by the 'A' word
Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud's AFC Offensive Player of the Week performance was propelled by his accuracy.
"Dream come true": C.J. Stroud lights up Browns in playoff W | Wild Card Round
Houston Texans rookie quarterback C.J. Stroud threw three touchdown passes in a near-flawless performance Saturday afternoon. The Texans trounced Cleveland, 45-14, to advance to the Divisional Round of the playoffs.
Stroud commends team chemistry as Texans aim to punch ticket to Playoffs
C.J. Stroud has seen first-hand what exceptional football teams look like.
C.J. Stroud finds Nico Collins for 1st quarter touchdown vs. Bucs
The Houston Texans took a first quarter lead over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at NRG Stadium on Sunday when C.J. Stroud linked up with Nico Collins for a 14-yard touchdown pass.
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud named AFC Offensive Player of the Month and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month
The NFL named Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud the AFC Offensive Player of the Month and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for November.
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month
Stroud, the NFL's first winner of the award for the 2023 campaign, is just the fifth offensive player in club lore to be named the NFL's Rookie of the Month
C.J. for MVP: National conversation has begun around Texans rookie
C.J. Stroud has entered the MVP conversation, getting nods from Adam Schefter, LeBron James.
Back at it, Andre Johnson and Who's the Boss? | Daily Brew
The Texans are back on the field today, plus Andre Johnson and the Pro Football Hall of Fame is again a topic of discussion.
C.J. Stroud throws two TDs, shows resiliency in 20-13 win vs. Saints
During Sunday's 20-13 win against the Saints, C.J. Stroud bounced back from his first career INT with a touchdown drive.
C.J. Stroud named Texans starting QB
Head Coach DeMeco Ryans named the Texans second overall draft pick as the starter following Sunday night's preseason finale at New Orleans.
C.J. Stroud sets new NFL record for most pass attempts without an interception to begin a career
During the third quarter against the Atlanta Falcons, Houston Texans rookie QB C.J. Stroud set a new NFL record for most pass attempts without an interception to start a career, surpassing Dak Prescott's previous record (176).
Stroud for 4K: Texans rookie QB surpasses 4,000-yard passing mark | Week 18
C.J. Stroud joins elite company as he surpasses 4,000 yards passing in rookie season
DeMeco Ryans, C.J. Stroud react to first win
DeMeco Ryans and C.J. Stroud react to their first career NFL win as head coach and starting quarterback for the Houston Texans.
Volume up, C.J. Stroud's early grade, "Hair on Fire" | Daily Brew
The Houston Texans are hoping for a loud crowd in Sunday's opener at NRG Stadium, and QB C.J. Stroud graded out favorably in his NFL debut.
"The dude is unbelievable": C.J. Stroud returns, guides Texans to blowout win
After missing the previous two games, Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud returned to action and engineered a 26-3 blasting of the Titans.
Harris Hits: Texans vs. Dolphins | Preseason Week 2
Hits on the Preseason Week 2 home opener at NRG Stadium
Onward & Upward: C.J. Stroud continues improvement as 2023 rolls on
Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud continues to get better and better as the 2023 NFL regular season progresses.
Harris Hits: Texans-Dolphins joint practice #2
Hits on the final joint practice with the Dolphins, seven-on-seven matchups and containing Dolphins' Tyreek Hill
Motor running at full speed: Singletary has career day behind the line
"Credit to the O-Line and Motor for the way he ran the football. It was impressive to see and I loved the way he finished all of his runs," said Head Coach DeMeco Ryans after the game
C.J. Stroud Videos
C.J. Stroud wins 2023 AP Offensive Rookie of the Year
Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud presents his speech after winning the 2023 AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award at the 13th annual NFL Honors.
Stroud: 'I'm excited to see how much this team is going to grow'
QB C.J. Stroud spoke to the media on Monday to reflect on his rookie season, his plans for the offseason and his optimism for next season.
Stroud: 'I'm blessed looking back on this year'
QB C.J. Stroud spoke to the media after the 34-10 loss to the Ravens in the AFC Divisional Round to talk about the missed assignments in the game and talks about his growth after finishing his rookie season.
Stroud: 'It's up to us to go out there and do our jobs'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media on Tuesday to talk about the team's growth since the last time they played the Baltimore Ravens in Week 1.
Stroud: 'I'm excited to play with my brothers another week'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media after the Wild Card victory to talk about his first playoff win, breaks down his pregame routine and thanks the fans for the loud stadium atmosphere.
Highlights: C.J. Stroud's best throws from 3-TD game | Wild Card Weekend
Watch QB C.J. Stroud's best throws from a 3-TD game vs. the Cleveland Browns in Super Wild Card Weekend.
Highlights: Stroud pinpoints Collins on deep crossing route for 21-yard pickup
QB C.J. Stroud pinpoints WR Nico Collins on deep crossing route for 21-yard pickup.
Stroud: 'I'm very appreciative of everything that has happened this season'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media on Tuesday to reflect on his first regular rookie season and breaks down the goals the rookie class made prior to the start of the season and talks about how they accomplished them and more this season.
Stroud: 'My relationship with Nico shows on the field'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media after the 23-19 victory against the Colts to break down the first touchdown play of the game, his relationship with WR Nico Collins and how blessed he is to make the playoffs during his rookie season.
Highlights: C.J. Stroud's best plays from 2-TD game vs. Colts | Week 18
Watch the best plays from QB C.J. Stroud's 2-touchdown game vs. the Indianapolis Colts from Week 18 of the 2023 NFL season.
Highlights: Stroud opens second half with 23-yard pass to Collins
QB C.J. Stroud opens the second half with a 23-yard, back-shoulder beauty of a throw to WR Nico Collins.
Stroud: 'It's like night & day from Week 2 to now'
QB C.J. Stroud spoke to the media on Wednesday and breaks down his relationship with his teammates and the chemistry the team is forming on and off the field.
Stroud: 'It felt great to be back & I definitely want to keep building from here'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media on New Years Eve after the 26-3 victory against Tennessee to talk about his first performance back after suffering a concussion in Week 14.
Highlights: Stroud darts pass to Woods for an 18-yard gain
QB C.J. Stroud darts pass to WR Robert Woods for an 18-yard gain.
Highlights: Stroud lofts up 21-yard sideline dime to Collins
QB C.J. Stroud lofts up a 21-yard sideline dime to wide receiver Nico Collins.
Highlights: Stroud lofts pass to Brevin Jordan for 12-yard TD
QB C.J. Stroud lofts pass to TE Brevin Jordan for 12-yard touchdown.
Highlights: Strouds connects with Woods on 18-yard pass
QB C.J. Strouds connects with WR Robert Woods on 18-yard pass.
Stroud: 'I'm happy to be back and do my job again'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media after officially being cleared from concussion protocol.
Stroud: 'That was a goal of mine, to be a Pro Bowler and to be at the top of my game at this point'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media on Wednesday to talk about how the team is preparing for the Week 14 matchup against New York, his appreciation for his pro bowl votes and the progression of the offense as a whole.
Stroud: 'I love my brother to death and I am praying for him and I am here for him no matter what'
QB C.J. Stroud spoke to the media after the 22-17 victory over the Broncos to express his concern for WR Tank Dell, breaks down his preparation during the week to prepare for Sundays and gives credit to the defense for their game-winning interceptions.
Highlights: C.J. Stroud's best plays from 285-yard game | Week 13
QB C.J. Stroud's best plays from 285-yard game vs. the Denver Broncos from Week 13 of the 2023 NFL season.
C.J. Stroud's gonna do WHAT??!? | Extra Points
Pro Bowl O-lineman Wade Smith and Voice of the Texans Marc Vandermeer join host Drew Dougherty to predict what QB C.J. Stroud will do versus Denver, which weapons he'll deploy, and what the keys to a win over the Broncos will be.
Stroud: 'We gotta bring our A-game and we will get a dub at home'
QB C.J. Stroud spoke to the media on Wednesday and breaks down the film he has been watching on the Denver Broncos and how he is preparing for Sunday's showdown.
Stroud: 'We will learn from this and be better'
QB C.J. Stroud addressed the media after the 24-21 loss to Jacksonville to discuss the things that he learned from the loss and how the team will move forward to Week 13.
C.J. Stroud Albums
📸 | Best of QB C.J. Stroud
Check out the best photos from Houston Texans photographer Zach Tarrant as he highlights the 2023 season of QB C.J. Stroud through the lens.
📸 | C.J. Stroud wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week
Check out the best photos of QB C.J. Stroud in the Week 9 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers where he was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week after his 5-touchdown performance in the 39-37 victory.
📸 | C.J. Stroud wins PFWA's Rookie of the Year and Offensive Rookie of the Year
Check out the best photos of QB C.J. Stroud in 2023 season where he was named the PFWA's Rookie of the Year and Offensive Rookie of the Year.
📸 | C.J. Stroud wins AFC Offensive Player of the Month and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month
Check out the best photos of QB C.J. Stroud in the Week 13 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars where he was named AFC Offensive Player of the Month and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for November
📸 | Happy Birthday to QB C.J. Stroud!
Houston Texans QB C.J. Stroud celebrates his birthday on October 3, 2023.
📸 | Position breakdowns: Quarterbacks
View photos of the Houston Texans quarterbacks heading into 2023 Training Camp.
📸 First round Draft picks in photos | 2023 NFL Draft
Check out the best photos from QB C.J. Stroud and LB Will Anderson Jr.'s photoshoot as new Houston Texans following the 2023 NFL Draft.
📸 Houston Texans 2023 NFL Draft Class
Check out the best photos from the 2023 Houston Texans Draft Class.