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Houston Texans News: April 13, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, April 12, 2016.

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Houston Texans news

Texans scout texting Dak Prescott gets a female Saints fan instead | ProFootballTalk
The Texans have been dialing the wrong number looking for quarterbacks as long as they've been in business, so this probably shouldn't come as a surprise.

Oops: Texans scout's text doesn't reach intended prospect - Houston Chronicle
It happens to all of us. You call or text the wrong number, issue an apology when informed of your error and move on.

John McClain's Texans chat wrap (April 12) - Houston Chronicle
There's only two weeks and change until the NFL draft.

Florida Atlantic safety Sharrod Neasman draws Texans' attention - Houston Chronicle
Florida Atlantic safety Sharrod Neasman has caught the attention of NFL decision-makers.

Around the League

New Orleans Police recover gun in Will Smith's vehicle -
Police said that a search warrant led to them finding weapons in the vehicles of both men involved in Will Smith's April 9 shooting.

The Bills should double down on Tyrod Taylor -
The Bills were not great last season, but Tyrod Taylor was.

Ezekiel Elliott is the best RB in the NFL Draft, and he's even dangerous without the ball -
Ezekiel Elliott's ability to block makes him valuable on every offensive snap.

The NFL should stop messing around and just get rid of kickoffs -
The NFL keeps tinkering with its kickoff rule to prevent teams from participating in its most dangerous play. Why not just get rid of it?

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Royals 3, Astros 2: Both Teams Score Early, But Not Often - The Crawfish Boxes
KC's 3-run homer in the top of the first holds up nine innings.

Houston Rockets vs. Sacramento Kings game preview - The Dream Shake
The Rockets take on the Sacramento Kings with the playoffs on the line.

No. 1 DT Marvin Wilson to visit Texas Tuesday - Burnt Orange Nation
The Longhorns are scheduled to get the consensus five-star prospect on campus sooner than expected.

This Week In Texas Tech Baseball - 4/12/2016 - Viva The Matadors
The 2016 version of the baseball team is off to a historic start.

Big Inning, Pitching Subdue Frogs in Loss to DBU - Frogs O' War
An eight-run seventh inning for Dallas Baptist turned a tight game into a blowout as Frogs lose their third game in the last week.

Baylor Releases 2016 Post-Spring Depth Charts - Our Daily Bears
Here I am, itching for something football to write about, when out come Baylor's post-spring depth charts! Let's take a look.

Daily Bull 04.12.16 - Roommate Needed - Good Bull Hunting
Let's talk about Disney characters and football in the same sentence.

Isaiah Taylor is chasing his NBA Dream... - Barking Carnival
...but not hiring an agent.

UAB, Texas A&M to Play in 2018 - Underdog Dynasty
The Blazers get their sixth non-conference game and second in 2018 with a money game in College Station.

Houston Dynamo Player Ratings vs. the Seattle Sounders - Dynamo Theory
The Dynamo saw their lead created by a Giles Barnes wonder-goal erased by a stoppage time Chad Marshall goal.