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  • Tue., Sep. 02, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans Ambassador Chester Pitts at the Verizon Greenway Store, 3817 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Sep. 02, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT 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

  • Fri., Sep. 05, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Sonic Drive-In

    Friday, September 5
    Noon-1pm – Sonic Drive-In, 8504 Main St., Houston, TX 77025

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE All-American Hot Dog (1/person) for this hour at this location
    Enter for possibility to win a pair of tickets and parking pass to Texans vs. Redskins game on Sept. 7

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

  • Fri., Sep. 05, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Go Texan Store

    Friday, September 5
    6pm-7pm – Go Texan Store at NRG Stadium

    Stop by for a 20% discount on white gear for this hour in preparation for Liberty White Out on Sept. 7

    Enter for possibility to win a pair of tickets and parking pass to Texans vs. Redskins game on Sept. 7

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

  • Tue., Sep. 09, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT “Player Inspired: Kareem Jackson Fly Guy” Apparel Line Launch Party

    Visit the Go Texan Store at NRG Stadium on Tuesday, September 9 from 6 to 7 PM for cornerback Kareem Jackson's new Player Inspired Fly Guy apparel line launch party. Stop by to meet Kareem, get light refreshments and to pick up some of his new apparel.

  • Tue., Sep. 09, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT 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
  • Fri., Sep. 12, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Pappadeaux

    Friday, September 12

    Noon-1pm – Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, 13080 NW Freeway, Houston, TX 77040

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE cup of Shrimp Gumbo (1/person) for this hour at this location, dine-in only

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

  • 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.
  • Tue., Sep. 16, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Player Signing at Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Meet Texans defensive back D.J. Swearinger at the Academy Sports + Outdoors located at 16610 US Hwy 59, Sugar Land, TX 77479.

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Sep. 16, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT 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

Team

Ricky Sapp
LB #91
Height:
6-4
Weight:
252
College:
Clemson
Hometown:
Columbia, SC
Experience:
3
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 14 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 HOU 5 1 0 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 NYJ 5 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 NYJ 4 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 NYJ 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Twitter: @Sapp55

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round (134th overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft...Signed by Eagles on June 8, 2010...Placed on Injured Reserve (knee) on August 31, 2010...Released by Eagles on August 5, 2011...Signed by New York Jets to the practice squad on October 31, 2011...Released by Jets on November 28, 2011...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on December 29, 2011...Released by Jets on August 31, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 1, 2012...Released by Jets on September 4, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 11, 2012...Signed by Jets to the active roster on November 8, 2012...Released by Jets on October 5, 2013...Signed by Jets on October 9, 2013...Released by Jets on November 14, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Houston Texans on November 15, 2013...Re-signed by Texans on March 4, 2014.

CAREER:
Has played in 14 career games with one tackle, one special teams tackle and a fumble recovery
Played in nine games, primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams prior to joining the Texans

2013 (New York Jets 5/0, Houston 5/0):
Acquired by Houston Texans from waivers on November 15
Played in five games for the New York Jets, recording one fumble recovery and one special teams tackle
Recovered a fumble on the final play of the game on kickoff coverage in the season opener against the Jets
Made his Texans debut on special teams vs. Oakland (11/17) in Week 11

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round (134th overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft...Signed by Eagles on June 8, 2010...Placed on Injured Reserve (knee) on August 31, 2010...Released by Eagles on August 5, 2011...Signed by New York Jets to the practice squad on October 31, 2011...Released by Jets on November 28, 2011...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on December 29, 2011...Released by Jets on August 31, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 1, 2012...Released by Jets on September 4, 2012...Signed by Jets to the practice squad on September 11, 2012...Signed by Jets to the active roster on November 8, 2012...Released by Jets on October 5, 2013...Signed by Jets on October 9, 2013...Released by Jets on November 14, 2013...Acquired from waivers by Houston Texans on November 15, 2013...Re-signed by Texans on March 4, 2014.

CAREER:
Has played in 14 career games with one tackle, one special teams tackle and a fumble recovery
Played in nine games, primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams prior to joining the Texans

2013 (New York Jets 5/0, Houston 5/0):
Acquired by Houston Texans from waivers on November 15
Played in five games for the New York Jets, recording one fumble recovery and one special teams tackle
Recovered a fumble on the final play of the game on kickoff coverage in the season opener against the Jets
Made his Texans debut on special teams vs. Oakland (11/17) in Week 11

2012 (New York Jets 4/0):
Appeared primarily as a backup linebacker and on special teams in four games

2011 (New York Jets 0/0):
Spent a majority of the season on the practice squad
2010 (Philadelphia 0/0):
Was placed on Injured Reserve due to a knee injury on August 31

College:
Started 36-of-50 games at Clemson, tallying 142 tackles, 17.5 sacks, 16 quarterback pressures, five pass deflections, one fumble recovery and two forced fumbles
In 2009, as a senior, earned second-team All-ACC honors and was nominated for the Brian Piccolo Award given annually to the conference’s “Most Courageous Player”
Also as a senior, started all 14 games and recorded a career-high five sacks

Personal:
Was a three-year state regional champion in the 100m (10.76 career-best), 200m (21.0 career-best) and 4x100m relay, and a two-year starter and all-region (twice) in basketball while at Bamberg-Erhart High School
Established the Ricky Sapp Scholar Athlete Award Program at his high school to spotlight students with good character who excel academically, athletically and in the community service arena
The award is given out monthly to deserving senior athletes by a committee of faculty members in the school, with recipients of the award becoming eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship to the college of their choice

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