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The Houston Texans know they will have some company atop the AFC South this year. Closely trailing them are the Indianapolis Colts and if this were a track meet, the distance between front runner and trailer would be inches and seconds.The Texans, fresh off another division title and lackluster performance in the playoffs, had a good draft where they added speed at receiver in DeAndre Hopkins from Clemson and D.J. Swearinger, a hard hitting defensive back from South Carolina. The team also filled needs on defense and added depth on their roster.In addition to the nine players selected on Thursday through Saturday, the team added 23 undrafted free agents to its roster. This according to blog.chron.com/ultimate texans.Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein, who was a Heisman Trophy candidate last season headlines a list of players who have a big-school flavor to its roster.Other undrafted offensive players agreeing to terms were Texas A&M receiver Ozoma Nwachukwu, Connecticut recei...
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Trying to get Houston Texans fans connected with their rookie draft class, we dug up some good stories on them. Enjoy.
DeAndre Hopkins Baptized at Practice
Hopkins Tough Road to get to Houston
Clemson Football Blog Reacts to Hopkins Being Drafted
Swearinger Joins Teammate and Rival in Houston
The Swearinger Effect
One of the most underrated post draft activities is the chase for undrafted free agents. Teams can find diamonds in the rough by combing though their draft boards and finding out who is left.
According to HoustoTexans.com, in the everlasting quest for talent, the Texans have signed 25 rookie free agents.
Michigan State CB Johnny Adams
Ohio State FB Zach Boren
After going undrafted at the NFL Draft, former Kansas State star Collin Klein will get a chance to play quarterback for the Houston Texans. Well at least during training camp. Or maybe not even then.
According to John McClain of the Houston Article, it’s not likely the Texans will head into camp with the 5 quarterbacks.
Collin Klein will play QB with Texans. He joins Matt Schaub...
Now with the NFL Draft in the books and a couple of days has passed to marinate on what changes happen to the Houston Texans roster. New names in and old names out, the roster is taking a slight face lift for the upcoming 2013 season. Youth has been infused into the roster with nine new draft picks, especially on offense which should make the Texans fan base optimistic moving forward...
2013 NFL Draft Grades – AFC South Houston Texans - B- The Texans had a big need at WR and grabbing DeAndre Hopkins was a solid pick, but with Cordarrelle Patterson on the board I think he would have been a better one. D.J. Swearinger was a great pick to come in and challenge Danieal [...]
With the draft in the books, and far too much to talk about in one show, Pat, Cleaver and Mike talk about the picks from the first two days, their overall thoughts and what the expectations for them as rookies on the 2013 Houston Texans will be.
As any experienced quarterback would tell you, when J.J. Watt comes charging at you, you run. Unless, of course, he’s your teammates and you’re playing in a charity softball game.
Watt and his Houston Texans teammates held a charity softball game over the weekend to raise money for some local Houston-area after-school athletic programs. Seeing as they raised over $300,000 on...
BETTER: The Texans bid farewell to several productive starters from back-to-back playoff teams in James Casey, Connor Barwin and Glover Quin. They responded by signing a group of veterans in Ed Reed, Shane Lechler and Greg Jones.
The drafting of DeAndre Hopkins, an explosive wide receiver from Clemson, might provide Andre Johnson the complementary talent that the...