Found August 11, 2013 on Gridiron Grit:
It was the rookie show in Minneapolis Friday evening when Cordarrelle Patterson of the Minnesota Vikings and DeAndre Hopkins of the Houston Texans—a pair of first round wide outs this past April—displayed their playmaking abilities. Photo Credit: HoustonTexans.com Hopkins, the No. 27 overall selection, put points on the board to help the Texans defeat the Vikings, 27-13. “I knew it was man-to-man coverage so I kind of felt like I was going to get he ball and T.J.  put the ball in the right place and I came down with it,” said Hopkins. “T.J. (Yates) put the ball where it needed to be. I have to give all of the thanks to my quarterback, he put it where it need to be and I came down with the play.” “It felt great having my first preseason touchdown,” said Hopkins, who finished with four receptions for 52 yards and a 34-yard touchdown reception. [RELATED: Houston Texans Have Huge Expectations For DeAndre Hopkins]Patterson proved to be just as explosive, especially in the return game. On...
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