Bob McNair, owner of the Texans, pledged $1 million to the United Way’s relief fund, a figure that the NFL Foundation announced it would match.
“We’ve had a long couple of days, but it is what it is”, Hinch said after Houston’s 12-2 loss to Texas on Tuesday. You can drop off items at Pewaukee High School through Thursday.
But the Rangers weren’t trying to force getting three extra games at home, Daniels said.
Volunteers and first responders work together to rescue residents from rising flood waters following Hurricane Harvey in Houston.
Watt nearly didn’t know to react to the stunning growth of his flood relief fundraising effort, which started with a web page and a selfie video Sunday.
The Wednesday game will have a national ESPN audience, bringing more attention to the bad tragedy still unfolding in Houston.
“If there is something played this week, I think we should definitely involve some sort of fundraiser, some sort of way to benefit the people back home, because I think this is a much bigger issue than just a football game”. It’s the person that you are.
“People are used to flooding, but nothing like what they’ve seen this week”.
100 percent of the profits from through sales made before the decision will be donated to Harvey relief, the ticket outlet wrote on Twitter.
“Everybody in Houston stay safe”, Watt says in his video.
JJ Watt is a force on the field. We’re going to come back.
“That’s one of the worst parts about it is nobody can help, nobody knows what’s going on inside the city”, said Keuchel.
The Texans-Cowboys preseason game scheduled for Thursday has been canceled, the Cowboys announced Wednesday.
The Rangers flew to Dallas after they ended their series against the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. They’ll remain there at least through Monday, ESPN says.
Kickoff will be at 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET).
The Astros will accept donations at the park through September 6, including non-perishable food items, bottled water, blankets, baby food and formula, diapers, toilet paper, animal crates and dried pet food. Concurrent drives are also being held in Madison and Janesville collecting cleaning supplies and baby items. We beat the Angels two out of three. “And that’s doing whatever they can do to help the people down there deal with the situation that they’re dealing with”.
“Thank you to everybody”. Watt keeps blowing past and raising his targets.
Andrea Dietz donated Tuesday. The franchise was the original Houston Oilers before moving to Tennessee in 1997.
Source tells me more than 45,000 tickets sold. “I definitely feel what they’re going through”, Dietz said.