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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

Tom Savage
QB #3
Height:
6-4
Weight:
228
Age:
24
College:
Pittsburgh
Hometown:
Springfield, PA
Experience:
0

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

TDS
1
INT
1
YDS
133
RTG
81.1

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the 35th pick in the fourth round (135th overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER:
• Enrolled at three different schools: Rutgers, Arizona and Pittsburgh, appearing in a total of 31 games, earning 28 starts
• Completed 430-of-757 passes (56.8 percent) for 5,690 yards, 37 touchdowns and 19 interceptions
• Scored four times rushing, finishing with 5,371 yards in total offense
• Started 15 of 18 games played at Rutgers and threw for 2,732 yards with 16 touchdowns and 10 interceptions on 192-of-368 attempts (52.2 percent)
• In 13 starts for Pittsburgh, completed 238-of-389 throws (61.2 percent) for 2,958 yards, 21 touchdowns and nine interceptions, and scored three times rushing to record 2,750 yards in total offense

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the 35th pick in the fourth round (135th overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER:
• Enrolled at three different schools: Rutgers, Arizona and Pittsburgh, appearing in a total of 31 games, earning 28 starts
• Completed 430-of-757 passes (56.8 percent) for 5,690 yards, 37 touchdowns and 19 interceptions
• Scored four times rushing, finishing with 5,371 yards in total offense
• Started 15 of 18 games played at Rutgers and threw for 2,732 yards with 16 touchdowns and 10 interceptions on 192-of-368 attempts (52.2 percent)
• In 13 starts for Pittsburgh, completed 238-of-389 throws (61.2 percent) for 2,958 yards, 21 touchdowns and nine interceptions, and scored three times rushing to record 2,750 yards in total offense

2013 
• Completed 238-of-389 passes (61.2 percent) for 2,958 yards, 21 touchdowns and nine interceptions
• Scored three times rushing and produced 2,750 yards in total offense
• His 21 touchdown passes ranked third in the Atlantic Coast Conference
• His 2,958 passing yards rank fifth on Pitt’s single-season list
• Produced one of the finest single-game passing efforts in school history in Pitt’s 58-55 win at Duke, as he completed 23-of-33 passes for 424 yards and tied an ACC record with six touchdown passes. His yardage total was the most by a Pitt quarterback since 1997 and ranked fourth in school history
• Threw only three interceptions over his final nine games of the season

2011
• Transferred to the University of Arizona and did not play in any games under NCAA guidelines
• Later transferred to Pittsburgh

2010
• Started the team’s first four games and appeared in a total of six contests
• Finished with 43-of-83 passes (51.8 percent) for 521 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions

2009
• Earned Freshman All-American honors from the Football Writers Association of America and was named the team’s Offensive MVP
• Appeared in the final 12 games, starting 11 contests, as he set Big East Conference freshman season-records with 14 touchdowns and 2,211 yards passing
• Ranked sixth on the school’s single-season passing list
• Threw seven interceptions and completed 149-of-285 chances (52.3 percent) while also rushing for a score
• Longest completion was an 81-yard scoring strike to Tom Brown with 22 seconds left vs. Connecticut, gaining 236 yards on 13-of-24 tosses with three touchdowns, as he became the first true freshman
• quarterback in school history to win a Big East road game

HIGH SCHOOL
• Attended Cardinal O’Hara (Springfield, Pa.) High School, starting his last three seasons at quarterback for head coach Dan Algeo
• Closed out his three-year career as a starter with 190-of-426 passes completed for 2,547 yards and 20 touchdowns
• Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and the Big 33 Football Classic
• In his junior season, he threw for more than 803 yards with eight touchdowns on 72-of-136 attempts (52.9 percent) in six games
• As a senior, he passed for 1,355 yards and 10 touchdowns
• Received ESPNU Top 150 as the 10th-best high school quarterback

PERSONAL
• Communications major
• Older brother, Bryan, played quarterback at Wisconsin (2004-05) and Hofstra (2007-08)
• Son of Linda and Tom Savage

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