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AFC South News and Rumors
For the first time in his 13-year NFL career, Shane Lechler will not be a member of the Oakland Raiders next season. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, Lechler has agreed to terms on a new deal with the Houston Texans. Per Adam Schefter…Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Johnson’s instincts may be rightprofootballtalk.com Mar 22, 2013The decision of Titans running back Chris Johnson to question the decision to sign former Jets running back Shonn Greene seems, on the surface, confusing. But Johnson’s instincts may be on the money. And money is the key word. With the Titans signing GrUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 22, 2013San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is one of the most maniacally well-prepared people in the NFL, and he's been that way for a long time. It's one of the things that allowed him to play quarterback in the pros for 14 seasons with the Chicago Be…Upvote Share TweetSafety Ed Reed has joined the Texans. And the Ravens officially have said farewell to the eight-time All Pro. “Our hope is that the Hall of Fame players we drafted could play their entire careers with us, but we understand why Ed is moving on to the TexUpvote Share Tweet
Burke: 2013 NFL Draft Big Board 4.0CNNSI.com Mar 22, 2013There will be some adjustments to the Big Boards as we move closer to the 2013 NFL Draft (and there are some in this version), but the days of major movement are more or less gone, barring an arrest or injury to this year's prospects.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Mar 22, 2013A look at whether each AFC South team has been a winner or a loser in free agency: Houston Texans They wouldn’t have had to do a lot to be considered a winner, so the acquisition of veteran safety Ed Reed (Baltimore) keeps them out of the loser's brackeUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Mar 22, 2013Houston Texans The Texans have already added a veteran leader in Ed Reed; should they add former Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher next? Nate Davis of USA Today considers. Defensive end J.J. Watt has spent the week in the Middle East visiting troops at U.…Upvote Share Tweet
Criticism of Gabbert “pisses off” Jones-Drewprofootballtalk.com Mar 22, 2013Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew has taken a break from his job to focus on his education. But he doesn’t like what he’s been learning about the things folks have anonymously said about his quarterback, Blaine Gabbert. “That pisses me off,”Upvote Share Tweet
Ed Reed one-on-one as a Houston TexanMar 22Houston Texans safety Ed Reed talks with Andrew Siciliano shortly after his introductory press conference with the team.
Can Ed Reed still perform at a high level?Mar 22Charley Casserly and Darren Sharper weigh in on Ed Reed's role with the Houston Texans defense.
Ed Reed 1-on-1 as a Houston TexanMar 22Houston Texan safety Ed Reed talks with Andrew Siciliano shortly after his introductory press conference with the team.
Ed Reed Signs With TexansMar 22Adam Schefter discusses Ed Reed's three-year, $15 million deal with the Texans.