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  • Sat., Nov. 01, 2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDT Battle of the Piney Woods presented by YP

    A nearly century old college football rivalry returns to NRG Stadium on Saturday, November 1st  as the SFA Lumberjacks take on the Sam Houston Bearkats in the Battle of the Piney Woods presented by YP. Seats start at just $15.

    Secure yours today by calling 832-667-2390 or at BOTPW.com.

  • Sun., Nov. 02, 2014 12:00 PM CST Eagles at Texans The Texans host the Eagles.
  • Mon., Nov. 03, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST Taste of the Texans presented by BP

    Wine and dine with the Houston Texans players, Cheerleaders and Ambassadors at the sixth annual Taste of the Texans presented by BP, Monday, November 3rd in NRG Stadium. 

    Fans can sample signature dishes from more than 25 of Houston’s finest restaurants.  Proceeds benefit The Houston Texans Foundation, Houston Methodist and the Houston Food Bank. 

    Be sure to secure your tickets today at HoustonTexans.com.

  • Tue., Nov. 04, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans Ambassadors Danny Clark and J.J. Moses at the Verizon Cinco Ranch Store, 6645 S. Fry Rd., Katy, TX 77494.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Nov. 04, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST 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
  • Tue., Nov. 11, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CST Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans center Chris Myers and guard Xavier Su’a-Filo at the Verizon I-10 East Store, 13740 East Fwy., Houston, TX 77015.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Nov. 11, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST 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
  • Wed., Nov. 12, 2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST Bulls & Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light

    Have you ever dreamed of playing a round of golf with the Houston Texans Cheerleaders cheering you on?  Now’s your chance!  Sign up today at HoustonTexans.com for the annual Bulls and Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light at Wildcat Golf Club on Wednesday, November 12.

  • Fri., Nov. 14, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, November 14
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 8767 S. Main St., Houston, TX 77025
    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get 2 FREE Tacos for this hour at this location
    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures
    Jack in the Box is going to be giving away 4 tickets to a Houston Texans home game and two autograph items

  • Fri., Nov. 14, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST First Down Dads Movie Night pres. by ARAMARK

    Come experience the Houston Texans practice facility in a way like no other at the First Down Dads Movie Night presented by ARAMARK on Friday, November 14th from 6 PM – 9 PM.  Bring your kids and blankets for an evening of family, food and football inside the Houston Methodist Training Center, while you watch the featured film “Chicken Little”.  You will not want to miss this memorable experience, created just for you and your kids.  Space is limited and filling up quickly, so register your family today at http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/first-down-dads.html!

Team

Chris Boswell
K #2
Height:
6-2
Weight:
185
College:
Rice
Experience:
R

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER NOTES
• Second player in Rice history to top 300 career points
• Finished with 358 total points, which ranks second in school history
• Rice’s career field goal leader
• Ended his career with 65 field goals made on 88 attempts and 164 extra points made on 172 attempts
• Became the first Rice kicker to have four season seasons with at least 10 field goals
• Tied for third on the C-USA all-time career field goal chart
• Connected on 14 kicks from 50 yards or more during his career, including three from 55-plus yards
• Participated in the 2014 Senior Bowl

TRANSACTIONS:  Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER NOTES
• Second player in Rice history to top 300 career points
• Finished with 358 total points, which ranks second in school history
• Rice’s career field goal leader
• Ended his career with 65 field goals made on 88 attempts and 164 extra points made on 172 attempts
• Became the first Rice kicker to have four season seasons with at least 10 field goals
• Tied for third on the C-USA all-time career field goal chart
• Connected on 14 kicks from 50 yards or more during his career, including three from 55-plus yards
• Participated in the 2014 Senior Bowl

2013 
• Drilled home 14 field goals, including three from 50-plus yards
• Held opponents to starting at their 24 after his kickoffs, thanks to 54 touchbacks on 70 kickoffs
• Three-time C-USA Special Teams Player of the Week

2012
• Led the nation in long distance field goals while re-writing the Rice kicking record book
• Set school season records for field goals (23) and kick scoring (114) in addition to career records for field goals (51) and field goal attempts (67) and kick scoring (270)
• Led C-USA in kick scoring and field goals and finished fourth overall in scoring
• Tied for sixth nationally with 23 field goals
• Led the nation with six field goals from 50 yards or more and was 6 of 8 from that distance
• Tied the NCAA record vs. SMU becoming the sixth kicker in history to hit three field goals of 50 yards or longer in a game
• Broke the school record for field goals in a game by drilling five against SMU
• Had kicks from 57 (vs. Louisiana Tech to tie the school record) and 56 (vs. SMU), making him the first kicker in conference history to have two kicks from 55 yards or better in a season
• Held opponents to only 27 kickoff returns, thanks to 49 touchbacks on 80 kickoffs

2011
• Groza Award semifinalist who tied the Owls season record with a career-high 17 field goals in 2011
• Converted 17 of 21 field goals on the season (.810), with two misses coming from 50-plus yards
• First team All C-USA by Rivals.com, second team by Phil Steele and Honorable Mention selection by C-USA coaches
• Averaged 63.1 yards on 59 kickoffs and doubled the Owls’ touchbacks from 2010 (14)
• Tied for the national lead with three field goals of better than 50

2010
• Earned All-Freshman honors from league coaches after taking over the starting job
• Set a Rice freshman kick-scoring record, finishing with 74 points
• Tied for seventh in C-USA, tied for 73rd in the nation with 11 field goals in 12 games
• Converted a field goal in six consecutive games, the longest streak by an Owl since Sammy Hartman did it in 1989
• Tied the school record by kicking four field goals in the Owls’ 32-31 win against North Texas

2009
•     Redshirted 

HIGH SCHOOL
• Four-time, All-District 5-5A for Coach Tony Baccarini at Keller Fossil Ridge
• Converted on 39 of 43 field goals in his career and was perfect on 172 career PAT attempts
• Named to the Associated Press All-State first team and to the Texas Sportswriters Association Class 5A All-State second team as a senior
• Selected to play in the 2009 US Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio
• Also played baseball and soccer at Fossil Ridge

PERSONAL
• Christopher Lynn Boswell
• Born March 16, 1991 in Fort Worth
• Son of Rick and Dawn Boswell
• Majored in Kinesiology

 

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