Just a few months after losing Mario Williams to free agency, the Houston Texans made Illinois defensive lineman Whitney Mercilus the 26th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. The significance of that isn't lost on Mercilus.

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  • Texans' defense steps up without J.J. Watt, Whitney Mercilus
    The absence of defensive end J.J. Watt and outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus will be felt all season. However, the Texans' defense didn't struggle ... "There's no way you can replace those guys," O'Brien said. "You're talking about the Defensive Player ...
    10/15/2017 - 1:52 pm | View Link
  • Texans' Whitney Mercilus: Lands on IR
    Mercilus needed season-ending surgery to repair his torn pectoral muscle, so this move was expected. The Texans will need to replace his strong pass-rush presence, so they signed Lamarr Houston, who notched eight sacks for the Bears in 2015 -- his last 16 ...
    10/11/2017 - 11:40 am | View Link
  • Texans place J.J. Watt (knee) and Whitney Mercilus (chest) on injured reserve
    What It Means: Week 5 was a rough one for the Texans' pass rush, losing two of their most productive players. Christian Covington will likely replace Watt in the starting lineup, while Brennan Scarlett is expected to take over for Mercilus. The Texans ...
    10/11/2017 - 7:26 am | View Link
  • What’s next for the Texans without J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus?
    On Sunday, two of the Texans’ key defenders, J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus, suffered season-ending injuries ... It’ll be a group effort. O'Brien "You don't replace JJ and Whitney with one guy each. It's multiple guys. The train doesn't stop running."
    10/11/2017 - 6:33 am | View Link
  • Report: Texans replace J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus with two veterans
    With news that both J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus are lost for the season to injury, the Houston Texans hit the veteran free agent market for reinforcements on Tuesday. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, the team signed former Oakland Raiders and ...
    10/11/2017 - 5:50 am | View Link
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