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2014 Houston Texans OTAs: Updates, News And Open Thread

We'll update you as much as humanly possible on what's going on at the Texans' first OTAs under Bill O'Brien.

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Firstly, check out Drew Dougherty's '5 things to watch' at OTAs.  This is what I'll most be looking for:

2. Savage Not Solo- During the three-day minicamp last week, rookie Tom Savage was the only quarterback on the premises. Now, he’ll join the mix with Ryan Fitzpatrick, Case Keenum and T.J. Yates. Those three have all started NFL games, and Fitzpatrick’s been in the League since 2005. The amount of reps Savage gets will be key, as the entire offense is learning a new system with head coach Bill O’Brien in place.

Our old pal Mike Kerns posted this on Twitter:

That's about it for now. We'll keep this updated as more news comes out. We've been hearing that talks with the media and any injury updates will be at the absolute minimum.

Until then, check out John Harris' "The Briefing" series on all of the Texans' draft picks.

The Briefing: Andre Hal

The Briefing: Jay Prosch

The Briefing: Lonnie Ballentine

The Briefing: Alfred Blue

The Briefing: Joeffrey Pagan

The Briefing: Tom Savage

The Briefing: Louis Nix III

The Briefing: C.J. Fiedorowicz

The Briefing: Xavier Su’a-Filo

The Briefing: Jadeveon Clowney

[UPDATE - 12:30 PM CT] Bill O'Brien's presser is about to be live on the Mothership.

[UPDATE - 12:35 PM CT] First Look: OTAs via the Mothership.

[UPDATE - 12:35 PM CT] Andre Johnson not at Day 1 of OTAs.

[UPDATE - 1:46 PM CT] Johnathan Joseph and Brian Cushing sit out Day 1 of OTAs.


Feel free to discuss anything you've heard and post any updates of your own down in the comments. Happy hunting.