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LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu doesn't have any margin for error when it comes to his draft stock. The substance abuse issues that caused him to get booted off the Tigers' roster before the 2012 season, and caused him to fail more drug tests than he coul…Share Tweet
Brennan Williams to compete with NewtonBrennan Williams, the Houston Texans third-round pick and 89th selection overall in the NFL draft, will have a chance to compete for the starting right tackle job. That’s what offensive line coach John Benton told Houston press while indicating Derek NeShare TweetOne offseason debate we’ve had regarding the Houston Texans pertained to inside linebacker. The team didn’t need to spend big dollars or a high pick on their second inside linebacker because he’s a two-down player. But if they had a guy capable of pShare Tweet
What the four first-rounders are sayingDeAndre Hopkins on what kind of player he is: "I bring a championship mentality. Whenever the ball is in the air I feel like it’s mine, no matter where it is or who’s around me. I’m a physical wide receiver and I bring a competitive edge to the TexaShare TweetOne of the guys Chance Warmack will be asked to slow is Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt. Warmack spoke of him when the Titans introduced their first-round pick today. When I asked the guard out of Alabama who ranked as his toughest matchup du…Share TweetI had DeAndre Hopkins on my Texans Offensive Draft Board so now I will turn my attention to both the offensive and defensive boards for the next two rounds. Some of the players in each round may look unlikely to be there, but keep in mind that the...Share TweetEven if wide receiver DeVier Posey didn’t tear his Achilles in the Texans’ playoff loss to the Patriots, there’s a good chance the team would have been looking for a wide receiver in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft. The Houston offense was oveShare Tweet