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  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Academy Sports + Outdoors (8453 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX 77640) from 4-5 PM to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!

    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance. *Celebrities subject to change.

  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Buffalo Wild Wings

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Buffalo Wild Wings (3939 Dowlen Rd., Suite 11, Beaumont, TX 77706) from 8-9 PM to meet the Houston Texans during the first half of the Texans vs. Broncos game!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance. *Celebrities subject to change.
  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM CDT Texans at Broncos The Texans travel to Denver to face off against the Broncos.
  • Sun., Aug. 24, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Back To Tailgating The Houston Texans are Back to Football so it’s time for you to get Back to Tailgating at the Academy Sports + Outdoors in Pearland on Sun., Aug. 24 from 3-5 PM. Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO & Deep Steel Thunder for this free event.  Also, get tailgating tips for the 2014 season from former H-E-B Tailgaters of the Year!
  • Tue., Aug. 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas The Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas is Tuesday, August 26 at 12 noon.  It’s your chance to have lunch with the entire Texans team, as well as hear from new head coach Bill O’Brien as we get Back to Football and prepare for the 2014 season. 
  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 7:00 PM CDT 49ers at Texans The Texans host the 49ers at NRG Stadium.
  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM CDT AdvoCare Texas Kickoff

    Celebrate the return of college football with a Big Ten and SEC showdown at NRG Stadium, as the LSU Tigers and Wisconsin Badgers square off in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff on Saturday August 30 at 8pm. Secure yours today by calling 832-667-2390 or at advocare texas kickoff dot com.

  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO, and the Battle Ready Band at the Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk on Sun., Aug. 31 from 1-3 PM. Bring the entire family for autograph signings, live music, & prize giveaways!
  • Sun., Sep. 14, 2014 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM CDT Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk presented by H-E-B Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B is Sunday, September 14 at NRG Park.  The 5K run/walk and TORO's Kids 1K presented by Aramark will both finish on the floor of NRG Stadium, where the post-race party is with the return of pizza and beer! Also, there is a new course for 2014. Secure your spot before Sept. 8 at 5 PM at HoustonTexans.com.
  • 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.

Team

Eugene Wilson
FS #26
Height:
5-10
Weight:
200
College:
Illinois
Experience:
8
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 96 399 311 88 0 0 32 14 1 139 -- 24
2010 HOU 14 56 41 15 0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 8 29 23 6 0 -- 3 2 0 29 14.5 16
2008 HOU 12 63 52 11 0 -- 7 2 0 36 18 19
2007 NE 11 31 27 4 0 0 3 1 1 5 5 5
2006 NE 4 24 20 4 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2005 NE 16 68 44 24 0 -- 6 1 0 0 -- 0
2004 NE 15 67 57 10 0 -- 3 4 0 51 12.8 24
2003 NE 16 61 47 14 0 -- 5 4 0 18 4.5 10
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 96 1 1 3 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 0
2010 HOU 14 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 8 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 12 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2007 NE 11 -- -- 0 -- 1 -- 4 0 -- -- --
2006 NE 4 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 NE 16 -- -- 0 -- 1 -- 0 -- -- -- --
2004 NE 15 -- -- 2 -- 2 -- 0 -- -- -- --
2003 NE 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected in the second-round (36th overall) selection by the New England Patriots in the 2003 NFL Draft…signed by New England on July 21, 2003...signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on March 17, 2008…released by the Buccaneers on September 1, 2008…signed by the Houston Texans on September 3, 2008…re-signed by Texans on February 27, 2009...Placed on reserve/injured list on November 25, 2009.

HONORS: 2004 AFC Defensive Player of the Month (September); ESPN.com’s All-Rookie Team (2003); USA Today’s All-Joe Team (2003).
TRANSACTIONS: Selected in the second-round (36th overall) selection by the New England Patriots in the 2003 NFL Draft…signed by New England on July 21, 2003...signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on March 17, 2008…released by the Buccaneers on September 1, 2008…signed by the Houston Texans on September 3, 2008…re-signed by Texans on February 27, 2009...Placed on reserve/injured list on November 25, 2009.

HONORS: 2004 AFC Defensive Player of the Month (September); ESPN.com’s All-Rookie Team (2003); USA Today’s All-Joe Team (2003).

PRO: Versatile player with the ability to play corner or safety...played in 82 career regular season games with 73 starts over six seasons...appeared in 10 playoff games with eight starts, including Super Bowl XXXVIII and Super Bowl XXXIX...total of 333 tackles, 14 interceptions, 37 passes defensed, four forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and 13 special teams tackles.

2009 (Houston 8/8): Inactive for the season opener vs. the New York Jets (9/13)... returned to the starting lineup and responded wtih his first interception of the season, which was returned 13 yards at Tenensse (9/20). Added one pass defensed and four tackles (three solo)...started at free safety vs. Jacksonville (9/27)...was inactive vs. Oakland (10/4) due to illness...was back in the starting lineup after being ill and made five solo tackles and forced a fumble in the red zone at Arizona (10/11)...had three tackles (two solo) at Cincinnati (10/18)...had three tackles (two solo),two passes defensed and an interception with 36 seconds remaining in the 4th quarter to clinch the victory at San Francisco (10/25)...made four solo tackles at Buffalo (11/1)...made four solo tackles at Indianapolis (11/8)...made five tackles (three solo) vs. Tennessee (11/23)...placed on reserve/injured list (11/25).

2008 (Houston 12/10): Played in 12 games with 10 starts…led all Texans defensive backs with 63 total tackles and tied for second on the team with two interceptions…also registered seven passes defensed…started at free safety and recorded one solo tackle and one pass defensed vs. Indianapolis (10/5)…played at free safety where he registered two solo tackles, one pass defensed and made his first interception of the season vs. Miami (10/12)…returned the interception 19 yards before fumbling while being tackled…played at safety where he registered five tackles and intercepted his second pass of the season vs. Cincinnati (10/26)…started and posted six total tackles and one pass defensed vs. Baltimore (11/9)…led the team with eight solo tackles on Monday Night Football vs. Jacksonville (12/1)…registered five solo tackles and one pass defensed at Green Bay (12/7)…led the team with a  season-high nine tackles, including eight solos at Oakland (12/21)…finished second on the team with seven solo tackles and one pass defensed vs. Chicago (12/28).

2007 (New England 11/6): Saw action in 11 games with six starts...finished the season with 32 tackles, one interception, three passes defensed and one fumble recovery...started and tied for the team lead with seven tackles at the New York Jets (9/9)...started and led the secondary with five tackles vs. San Diego (9/16)...started and led the secondary with seven tackles vs. Cleveland (10/7)...started and recorded two tackles, one interception, which he returned five yards for a touchdown, one fumble recovery and one pass interception vs. the New York Jets (12/16)...inactive in AFC Divisional Playoff game vs. Jacksonville (1/11/08)...played a reserve role in AFC Championship Game vs. San Diego (1/20/08)...played a reserve role in Super Bowl XLII vs. the New York Giants (2/3/08).

2006 (New England 4/4): Started all four games before being placed on injured reserve (12/2)...season totals included 22 total tackles and two passes defensed.

2005 (New England 16/16): Started all 16 games and both playoff contests...led the secondary with 65 tackles and added one interception, one fumble recovery and finished third on the team with seven passes defensed...recorded eight special teams tackles...recorded three tackles and one forced fumble in AFC Wild Card game vs. Jacksonville (1/7/06).

2004 (New England 15/14): Started 14 of 15 regular season games…active for all three postseason contests as a member of the New England Patriots...started 11 games at safety and three at cornerback...named to ESPN.com’s All-Pro Team...recorded a career-high 67 tackles and led the team with four interceptions...tied for the team lead with three forced fumbles and finished third on the team with seven passes defensed...recorded three takeaways in the playoffs, with two interceptions and one fumble recovery...named AFC Defensive Player of the Month for September after notching 12 tackles, two interceptions, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery...registered four tackles and two interceptions in the Patriots’ 41-27 AFC Championship victory at Pittsburgh (1/23/05)...recorded one tackle, one fumble recovery and added two special teams tackles in the Patriots’ 24-21 victory over Philadelphia in Super Bowl XXXIX (2/6/05).

2003 (New England 16/15): Started 15 of 16 regular season games and all three postseason games with the New England Patriots...part of a Patriots defense that led the NFL in opponents’ points per game (14.9), opponents’ passer rating (56.2), interceptions (29) and passing touchdowns surrendered (11)...named to ESPN.com’s All-Rookie Team and USA Today’s All-Joe Team after totaling 66 tackles, nine passes defensed and tied for the lead among all NFL rookies with four interceptions...also added one stop on special teams...tallied two passes defensed in the Patriots’ 33-29 Super Bowl XXXVIII victory over Carolina (2/1/04).

COLLEGE: A three-year starter for the University of Illinois...recorded 176 tackles and one sack in 45 games...ranks sixth on the Illinois all-time interception list with 11, while his 60 pass deflections shattered the previous Illini record of 26...returned 93 punts (second all-time) for a school career-record 896 yards (9.6 avg.) and a pair of touchdowns, surpassing the old mark of 790 yards by Darryl Usher (1985-87)...as a senior was named All-Big Ten (second-team) and the Fighting Illini Special Teams Player of the Year...majored in speech communication.

PERSONAL: Attended Merrillville (Ind.) High School...played cornerback, running back and wide receiver, earning three letters in football and four in basketball...four-year varsity starter in basketball, twice earning All-Conference accolades...led the team in scoring and assists as a senior...born Eugene W. Wilson II in Maywood, Illinois.

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