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Draft review: Houston Texans

Draft review: Houston Texans

profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 29, 2013
After analyzing the draft needs of all 32 teams, PFT will review how well each team addressed those needs. Up next: The Houston Texans. What they needed: Wide receiver, outside linebacker, guard, nose tackle, tight end. Who they got: Round 1: DeAndre Ho…
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  • Titans host Idonije, Winston on visits

    Titans host Idonije, Winston on visits

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    The Titans were completely serious when they said they were not finished adding free agents. Just two days after they finished adding eight draft picks, they had at least two veteran visitors: Former Bears defensive end Isreal Idonije and former Texans …
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  • Texans just missed on Arthur Brown

    Texans just missed on Arthur Brown

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    The Texans drafted two defensive linemen they are going to turn into strongside linebackers in Sam Montgomery and Trevardo Williams in the third and fourth round. But Peter King of SI.com says they were ready to go linebacker at No. 57 in the second rou…
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  • My thoughts and an overview of every Houston Texans 2013 draft …

    My thoughts and an overview of every Houston Texans 2013 draft pick

    chron.com Apr 29, 2013
    Round 1 — DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Clemson, #6 Z-Report Draft Grade: 1st/2nd Round (27th Overall) Hopkins is the most game-ready of all the WRs in this draft as far as I’m concerned. He plays with consistency of effort on run plays as well as passing...
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  • Sam Montgomery: ‘Effort was not needed’ sometimes against weake…

    Sam Montgomery: ‘Effort was not needed’ sometimes against weaker teams

    chron.com Apr 29, 2013
    Fans and media have been asking about comments made by outside linebacker Sam Montgomery, a Texans third-round draft choice, at the Indianapolis scouting combine. In his question-and-answer session with the media at the combine, Montgomery discussed a l…
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  • RTC: Widespread turnover for Colts

    RTC: Widespread turnover for Colts

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    Reading the coverage… A thought on every team’s draft from Mike Tanier of Sports on Earth. Houston Texans Receiver DeAndre Hopkins is expected to start opposite Andre Johnson and safety D.J. Swearinger will play in the three-safety package, says John
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  • J.J. Watt raises $300,000 for charity, charges mound in softbal…

    J.J. Watt raises $300,000 for charity, charges mound in softball game

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    J.J. Watt is Houston's most popular current athlete, and it's not hard to see why. The Texans defensive end is charming his town with antics like the above, a fake mound-charge at the J.J. Watt Charity Classic. The event, held this past weekend in Sugar…
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?

    Apr 29
    Because of his skills and the evolution of the quarterback position, Johnny Manziel could be the most fascinating player in the 2014 NFL draft, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
  • Peter King: Inside the Rams' war room and more draft thoughts

    Apr 29
    ST. LOUIS -- When you spend a round in a team's war room, as I did Thursday night with the Rams, you understand why so many players, coaches, scouts and executives are magnetized to this game and cannot give it up.