Texans coach Bill O'Brien just said on ESPN that Brian Hoyer cleared the concussion protocol and will start this week against New Orleans.
SI "Houston Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer will not play Sunday against the New York Jets after suffering memory loss, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Hoyer left last Monday’s win over the Cincinnati Bengals with a concussion, the third of his career. “[Hoyer] wasn’t..." November 19
Houston Chronicle "Texans starting quarterback Brian Hoyer remains under the NFL concussion testing protocol and isn’t scheduled to practice Wednesday. His status is now regarded as questionable for Sunday’s game against the New York Jets and backup T.J. Yates is making preparations to start. Hoyer has made..." November 18
Houston Chronicle "Brian Hoyer got the long-term commitment he’s been seeking. Texans coach Bill O’Brien declared that Hoyer is the starting quarterback for the team going forward after not making a long-term commitment to Hoyer when he named him the starter for the team’s game against the Jacksonville..." October 20
"Brian Hoyer will start the game against Jacksonville, and we'll go from there," Bill O'Brien says. #Texans
Pro Football Talk "It didn’t happen in a room closed to all but Hard Knocks cameras this time, but Texans coach Bill O’Brien has again named Brian Hoyer the starting quarterback in Houston. Hoyer relieved Ryan Mallett on Thursday night after Mallett came out of the game following a hit to the chest and piloted..." October 09
I will be shocked if Brian Hoyer isn't the QB at Carolina despite the fan and media outcry for Ryan Mallett.
Houston Chronicle "Texans coach Bill O’Brien said he won’t declare who his starting quarterback will be today or this week and says everyone can learn whether it’s Brian Hoyer or Ryan Mallett on Sunday afternoon against the Carolina Panthers. “I’m not going to make a big quarterback announcement today,” O’Brien..." September 15
Houston Chronicle "Downcast in the locker room after the game, Texans quarterback Brian Hoyer was visibly disappointed about losing the game to the Kansas City Chiefs and possibly his starting job. Hoyer was replaced by backup Ryan Mallett in the fourth quarter after completing 18 of 34 passes for 236 yards, one..." September 14
ESPN "Texans coach Bill O'Brien does not know who Houston's starting quarterback will be next week. O'Brien was asked after Sunday's season-opening loss to the Chiefs if Brian Hoyer was still his starter, and the coach said he didn't know and would have to watch film. "I just got off the field. [I..." September 14
NFL.com "The Houston Texans will roll with Brian Hoyer to start the season. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday morning that Hoyer was named the starter to open the 2015 season, according to two sources informed of the decision. On Sunday, coach Bill O'Brien said he would make a decision..." August 24
Houston Chronicle "Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer each had a chance Saturday night to show he should be the Texans' starting quarterback. But after a less-than-thrilling exhibition against the Broncos, the competition to earn the job remains even. A dead tie. Emphasis on dead. The Texans lost to Denver..." August 23
O'Brien said no one's in lead between Hoyer, Mallett right now. #Texans
I've been saying for 2 weeks and I'll say it again: I believe Brian Hoyer will be Texans' starting QB when they open against Kansas City.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Brian Hoyer is back in familiar territory, trying to beat out Ryan Mallett and being coached by Bill O'Brien. The former Browns quarterback Wednesday signed his two-year deal with the Texans, where he'll compete with his former Patriots teammate for the starting job under their former Patriots..." March 12
My feeling is and has been that the interest between the Texans and Brian Hoyer is mutual -- O'Brien coached Hoyer for three years.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer admitted he was shocked to learn that Johnny Manziel had checked himself into rehab, and also re-iterated that he'd have no problem battling him for the starting job for the second straight season. "You spend a lot of hours together (and) I never thought it would..." February 09
ESPN "The Cleveland Browns have expressed interest in re-signing Brian Hoyer, agent Joe Linta told ESPN.com. "We've left the door open both ways," said Linta from this week's Senior Bowl about his correspondence with the team. Hoyer, who led the Browns to a 7-6 record in games he started but..." January 22
Adding another layer to the Browns QB situation, Brian Hoyer picked up a shoulder injury Sunday. Will be evaluated day to day
Covers.com "Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine was not ready on Monday afternoon to name his starting quarterback for Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. He must choose between veteran Brian Hoyer, who has started the first 13 games, and rookie Johnny Manziel. "We're going to meet on..." December 08
ESPN "The Cleveland Browns' faith in Brian Hoyer continues, and so does Johnny Manziel's spot on the bench. After two days of deliberation, Cleveland will start Hoyer for the 13th straight game Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, Browns coach Mike Pettine announced Wednesday. "After thorough..." December 03
#Scoopage: The Manziel Era is NOT beginning in Cleveland yet as Brian Hoyer has been informed he will start this weekend vs Indy
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer still believes he's the best man to lead the Browns in the hotly contested AFC North race. "(I do) because we're here. We're 7-5,'' he said Monday in the locker room. "This just doesn't happen by luck. It was hard-earned, and we've worked to get where we're at...." December 01
SB Nation "Mike Pettine said he's strongly considering making a change at quarterback after Manziel's impressive showing against Buffalo. Johnny Manziel made his long-awaited Cleveland Browns debut on Sunday, coming off the bench to score a touchdown and infuse some life into a listless offense in a loss..." December 01
Bleacher Report "The Cleveland Browns won a close game Sunday afternoon against the Atlanta Falcons, but quarterback Brian Hoyer struggled throughout with zero touchdowns and three interceptions." November 25
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer is in line for a little Christmas bonus this season. According ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan, Hoyer will earn an extra $2.05 million this year if he plays 70% of the snaps. His base salary this season is $1 million and he earned a roster bonus of..." November 21
Pro Football Talk "Rookie quarterback Derek Carr is the starter in Oakland. Rookie quarterback Blake Bortles is the starter in Jacksonville. Rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is the starter in Minnesota. And now rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger is the starter in Tennessee. But rookie quarterback Johnny..." October 23
Cleveland Plain Dealer "With Brian Hoyer coming off his worst game as a Cleveland Brown, the public drumbeat for Johnny Manziel is growing louder, but coach Mike Pettine is marching to his own beat. "Brian is still firmly our starter,'' said Pettine, still admittedly feeling the sting of Sunday's 24-6 loss to the..." October 21
Pro Football Talk "When Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer was first asked about the report that Hoyer won’t re-sign in Cleveland while Johnny Manziel remains on the roster, Hoyer’s response reasonably could have been interpreted as a non-denial. “Well, I don’t know who got that report, but that’s something that I..." October 16
Despite early-season #Browns success and Brian Hoyer's contribution to it, team has shown "zero'' interest in negotiating extension so far
ESPN "Brian Hoyer's contract talks with the Browns have gone quiet since early summer, according to a source with knowledge of the situation, but perhaps that could change if Hoyer carries his solid play through October. Hoyer, whose 97.6 passer rating is ninth among NFL quarterbacks with more than..." October 11
In preseason, it made sense #Browns would reevaluate QB position after the bye. They have. It’s still Brian Hoyer. Not time for Manziel yet
USA Today "Brian Hoyer got his master's degree in playing quarterback with a chip on his shoulder as three-time Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots superstar Tom Brady's primary backup from 2009-2011. No surprise, then, that since that May night when the Cleveland Browns drafted the former Texas A&M..." August 21
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Despite awful performances by both of his quarterbacks in Monday night's loss at Washington, Browns coach Mike Pettine announced Tuesday he has chosen Brian Hoyer over Johnny Manziel to start the season opener against the Steelers Sept. 7. Hoyer will also start Saturday night's "dress..." August 20
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns coach Mike Pettine watched both of his quarterbacks flop, and one of them flip -- the bird, that is -- in a 24-23 loss to the Redskins. On a night when either Brian Hoyer or Johnny Manziel was supposed to step up and grab the job in front of a worldwide ESPN audience, both of them failed..." August 19
Akron Beacon Journal "Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel will audition for the final time Monday night at Washington before the Browns meet the next day with intentions to pick one of the them as the starting quarterback for the Sept. 7 regular-season opener at Pittsburgh. Considering what’s at stake for Hoyer and..." August 18
SB Nation "How did a rumor of the Browns trading Brian Hoyer to the Texans for Andre Johnson fool the Internet for a few hours on Wednesday afternoon? It always comes back to Rex Grossman. Did you hear? Did you hear? The Houston Texans LOVE Brian Hoyer. They love him so much they're going to trade Andre..." August 14
Fox Sports Ohio "The Cleveland Browns went through another day of their training camp quarterback competition Tuesday. After practice, Browns coach Mike Pettine said he and his staff will decide on a starting quarterback for next Monday's preseason game at Washington on Thursday, a scheduled day off for the..." August 12
SI "Quarterback Brian Hoyer said Monday that the Cleveland Browns are his team right now. From ClevelandBrowns.com: “To me, this is my team until someone else tells me otherwise,” Hoyer said. Hoyer was listed as the Browns' first-team quarterback when the team released its first depth chart..." August 12
On the #Browns QB battle: I'm told best-case scenario is for Brian Hoyer to win the job to start, then have Manziel on-field in a package.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "When a Paul Bunyan of a man who stands 6-foot-6 and has seven Pro Bowls to his credit speaks, people listen. Browns left tackle Joe Thomas' words come down from on high to all the reporters craning up at him, and they almost always pack a wallop. Monday was no different. When asked about..." July 29
Browns are trying to sign QB Brian Hoyer to a contract extension, per sources. Hoyer is headed into last year of his deal.
ESPN 850 Cleveland "There’s so much at stake in the Browns’ quarterback competition this summer. The 2014 Browns’ season, of course. The beginning of the Mike Pettine era, is another. How about the early development of Johnny Manziel? Does his career begin on the bench or on the field? And then there’s the..." June 06
#Browns QB Brian Hoyer continues to sit out 11-on-11 as he comes back from torn ACL. So Johnny Manziel taking reps with ones today.
USA Today "As the father of two young children ages two and under, there will be little chance for Brian Hoyer to settle down on the couch tonight and watch the duration of the first round of the draft. Not that he’s really that interested. Hoyer will be busy with bath time and bedtime stories as his..." May 08
ESPN "Brian Hoyer was back on the field with his Cleveland Browns teammates Tuesday for the first time since he tore a knee ligament in October. Hoyer was limited in what he could do and did not take part in team drills, but his attitude toward the most vexing position on the Browns was..." April 30
Detroit News "Brian Hoyer knows the Browns will likely draft a quarterback who'll threaten his mission to reclaim the starting job. His attitude? He still considers himself the starter, so bring it on. "My goal is to be the starting quarterback again," Hoyer said Thursday during a PLAY 60 football..." February 15
#Browns QB Brian Hoyer said ACL rehab going great. Has been running. Expects to be ready for start of offseason workout program April 7.