According to multiple reports, the Texans will appear on this season’s edition of training-camp documentary Hard Knocks.
It’s not clear yet if the Texans volunteered. But as a team (one of nine) who missed the playoffs the last two years and has a returning head coach, the NFL was able to force them to do the show, if necessary.
It’s hard to get excited about seeing the inner workings of the most vanilla franchise in the NFL, but maybe they’ll surprise us. Arian Foster and J.J. Watt are legitimately interesting and entertaining people, and coach Bill O’Brien—a Belichick disciple—is probably going to hate every minute of it.