NFL: Buffalo 23, Miami 21

MIAMI, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Dan Carpenter kicked a 31-yard field goal late in the game after Buffalo's defense forced a fumble Sunday, elevating the Bills over Miami 23-21.

Lawyers trade charges in Mario Williams' suit against ex-fiance

HOUSTON, May 14 (UPI) -- Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Mario Williams is suing former fiance Erin Marzouki in an effort to get the engagement ring back, court documents show.

Bills' Williams sues ex-fiancee for $785,000 engagement ring

HOUSTON, May 6 (UPI) -- Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams has sued his former fiancee for the return of a $785,000, 10-carat diamond engagement ring, court documents said.

Texans lose linebacker Williams for year

HOUSTON, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Houston Texans linebacker Mario Williams has a torn pectoral muscle and will miss the rest of the season, the team announced Monday.
Rourke to attend 'WrestleMania'

Rourke to attend 'WrestleMania'

HOUSTON, April 2 (UPI) -- Mickey Rourke, who earned an Oscar nod for his portrayal of a pro grappler in "The Wrestler," is to attend a WrestleMania show in Houston, organizers said.

NFL: Houston 30, Jacksonville 17

HOUSTON, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Mario Williams' three sacks and a forced fumble and Steve Slaton's 130 yards rushing and two scores powered Houston's 30-17 win over Jacksonville Monday night.

Cleo Lemon earns AFC weekly honor

NEW YORK, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Miami quarterback Cleo Lemon Wednesday was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week after throwing a game-winning touchdown pass last Sunday against Baltimore.

NFL: Houston 31, Denver 13

HOUSTON, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Sage Rosenfels ran for a score, threw a touchdown pass and led the Houston Texans to their third straight win Thursday, 31-13 over Denver.

NFL: Houston 20, Kansas City 3

HOUSTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Matt Schaub threw for 225 yards and a touchdown in his first game as Houston quarterback Sunday, as the Texans defeated Kansas City, 20-3.

Bills lineman McCargo has fractured foot

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Buffalo Bills rookie defensive tackle John McCargo suffered a foot frcture in Sunday's loss to Chicago and is scheduled to have surgery.

NFL: Houston 27, St. Louis 20

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Vernand Morency rushed 11 times for 95 yards and two touchdowns Saturday to lead Houston to a 27-20 pre-season victory over the St. Louis Rams.

Casserly steps down as Texans' GM

HOUSTON, May 10 (UPI) -- Charley Casserly resigned Wednesday as general manager of the NFL's Houston Texans.

A surprise No. 1 pick at the NFL Draft

NEW YORK, April 29 (UPI) -- Defensive end Mario Williams of North Carolina State was the No. 1 overall selection in the 2006 NFL Draft.

Mario Williams is the top NFL Draft pick

NEW YORK, April 29 (UPI) -- Commissioner Paul Tagliabue Saturday officially announced N.C. State defensive end Mario Williams as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft.

Report: Texans sign Mario Williams

HOUSTON, April 28 (UPI) -- The Houston Texans have signed North Carolina State defensive end Mario Williams to a six-year, $54 million deal, ESPN reported Friday.