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State of the Texans:
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
The Garnet and Black Attack weighs in On Swearinger
Free safety D.J. Swearinger’s boldness an important part of South Carolina’s success
Former Catholic Memorial Williams Drafted
Easton’s Williams Drafted by the Texans
UNC Williams Drafted
LSU’s Sam Montgomery picked by Houston Texans in NFL draft
Montgomery Prior to the Draft on Combine Comments
Montgomery could be a Handful for the Texans
Trevardo Williams taken by Houston Texans
Williams Was Slowed at the NFL Combine
Bonner first player from Jacksonville St. Drafted since 1991
Houston Picks Newnan’s Alan Bonner In 6th Round
Jacksonville State receiver Alan Bonner drafted by Houston Texans in 6th round
2013 NFL draft: Former Brownsburg High School star Chris Jones drafted by Houston Texans
Hustle Belt: NFL Draft Profile: Chris Jones
Monster of the MAC
Ryan Griffin Gets his Call
UConn Coach Paul Pasqualoni On Record Five NFL Draft Pick
After One Snub, Ryan Griffin Prepares To Be Noticed
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