Originally written April 30, 2013 on 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 DeAndre Hopkins DeAndre Hopkins Baptized at Practice  Hopkins Tough Road to get to Houston Clemson Football Blog Reacts to Hopkins Being Drafted   D.J. Swearinger 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   Brennan Williams Former Catholic Memorial Williams Drafted Easton’s Williams Drafted by the Texans UNC Williams Drafted   Sam Montgomery Sam Montgomery 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 Trevardo Williams taken by Houston Texans Williams Was Slowed at the NFL Combine   Alan Bonner 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   Chris Jones Chris Jones 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  Ryan Griffin Gets his Call UConn Coach Paul Pasqualoni On Record Five NFL Draft Pick After One Snub, Ryan Griffin Prepares To Be Noticed     You can follow Patrick on Twitter.  He is the Editor of State of the Texans.  
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