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Houston Texans News: March 24, 2014

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, March 24, 2014.

Bask in the glory of this blue steel, it'll be the last time you see Schaub in battle red and steel blue.
Bask in the glory of this blue steel, it'll be the last time you see Schaub in battle red and steel blue.

Houston Texans News

Moving on from Matt Schaub had to happen - Houston Texans Blog - ESPN
You knew when the Houston Texans signed quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, a capable veteran who started last season in Tennessee.

Houston Texans hinting at QB with first overall pick? -
The Texans' decision to trade Matt Schaub left a gaping hole at the QB position. Is Houston considering a quarterback such as Blake Bortles with the first overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft?

Will the Texans trade another QB? | Houston
As the Houston Texans continue to revamp the quarterback position, the organization will likely trade one of its young backup quarterbacks.

Mack set to work out with Texans | Buffalo News, Buffalo Weather | WIVB-TV News 4 Buffalo, NY |
NFL draft experts have predicted that former UB linebacker Khalil Mack will go in the first round of this year’s NFL draft.

Matt Schaub: ‘A fresh start can do a lot of things’
Matt Schaub, now a former Texan, talked about the importance of a fresh start at Friday afternoon’s news conference to introduce him to the Raiders after being traded to Oakland.

Texans lineman Brooks eyes future career in banking - Houston Chronicle
The 6-5, 335-pound offensive lineman turned two seasons of inquisitive desire into real-world action.

Bridgewater's mother molds humble star quarterback - Houston Chronicle
Representatives for 29 NFL teams have dwindled to a few remaining bodies, while national television networks have moved on.

Around the League

Buccaneers receiver Mike Williams stabbed in thigh, allegedly by his brother - Bucs Nation
Mike Williams' brother allegedly stabbed him in the thigh.

DeSean Jackson being cut or traded can only make Eagles worse -
DeSean Jackson might not be with the Philadelphia Eagles next season, and that sucks for everyone involved.

NFL news: DeSean Jackson rumors, Jermichael Finley reportedly failed physical -
The DeSean Jackson rumors continue to proliferate, Jermichael Finley may have failed a physical and more from Saturday in the NFL.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

NCAA Tournament schedule: Sweet 16 set -

Charlie Strong and the Texas Longhorns pick up commitment from Toby Weathersby - Barking Carnival
Welcome to the Wickline.

Houston Dash top Texas A&M 1-0 in Preseason - Dynamo Theory
An impressive crowd gathered at the Houston Dash topple Texas A&M in a 1-0 victory.

Texas Longhorns adjusting to tougher, faster practices - Burnt Orange Nation
The tempo in offseason workouts wasn't enough to prepare Longhorns for the tough practices under new head coach Charlie Strong.

The Mental Disconnect and College Football - Viva The Matadors
Transitioning from being the best player on a high school team to being the best in college and how some players never make that mental connection between hard work and preparation.

NCAA Tournament 2014 | Baylor dominates Creighton 85-55 to reach Sweet Sixteen - Our Daily Bears
Your Baylor Bears just beat the #3 seed in the West Region by 30 to make the Sweet Sixteen.

Off The Wood comics #4: Reveille to the rescue - Good Bull Hunting
Timmy needs help.

#TTTQ Tweet of the Night

Last night's question from @battleredblog was - What was your least favorite Matt Schaub play/moment during his time as the #Texans' QB? #TTTQ