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Houston Texans News: April 27, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

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Houston Texans news

Texans have variety of receivers in draft with which to complement DeAndre Hopkins - Houston Chronicle
Corey Coleman is built low to the ground and has rare speed, transforming football fields into track meets.

The top players picked in this year's Texans draft slots - Houston Chronicle
The Texans made a splash in free agency with the big-ticket additions of quarterback Brock Osweiler and running back Lamar Miller, among others.

Photos: Introducing the 2016 Houston Texans Cheerleaders |
Before their first cheer, team photo or celebratory selfies, 57 stressed beauties lined up, held hands, forced smiles and then waited.

Texans' Kareem Jackson looking forward to healthy season - Houston Chronicle
Kareem Jackson endured a painful season last year, battling through an ankle injury that sidelined him for four games in the middle of the season.

Around the League

29 players who could be 1st-round surprises in the 2016 NFL Draft -
One team's reach is probably sitting at the top of another team's draft board. Danny Kelly looks at a few of the players who could prove mock drafts wrong.

Joey Bosa wants to build on his family's NFL legacy -
Joey Bosa won't be the first first-round draft pick in his family, and he might not be the last.

From DeflateGate to tampering, how 4 teams forfeited picks in the 2016 NFL Draft -
The Patriots lost their first-round pick due to the DeflateGate scandal, but they're not the only team forfeiting a draft pick this year.

Kevin Dodd can be a monster in the NFL with a little polish -
Whatever defense a team runs, Kevin Dodd has the potential to be a difference-maker in that system.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Mariners 11, Astros 1: Houston reaches new low - The Crawfish Boxes
This was so bad catcher Eric Kratz pitched for the Astros.

Charles Barkley Apologies To Houston Rockets - The Dream Shake
Sir Charles records his first career apology on TNT for comments made toward Daryl Morey and Rockets CEO Tad Brown.

CBS Sports: Texas is the real DBU - Burnt Orange Nation
Analysis says the 'Horns own the title.

The Film Room Tackles Pursuit Angles - Viva The Matadors
Let's talk pursuit angles, and how they've spelled doom for the Texas Tech defense in the past.

TCU Upends DBU on the Road - Frogs O' War
The Frogs bounced back after a tough weekend to shutout the Patriots on their home field.

Here's the full case for the Big 12 to add BYU and Cincinnati - Vanquish The Foe
As comprehensive as we possibly could get.

Daily Bull 04.26.16 - There Is Nothing To Talk About - Good Bull Hunting
Let's look at the latest internet search results.

X-Men, Assemble: Xavier Newman Picks Texas - Barking Carnival
The 2017 edition of Project Errrbody hooks its sixth pledge.

Six Roadrunners That Emerged During UTSA's 2016 Fiesta Spring Game - Underdog Dynasty
Some young Roadrunners stepped into the spotlight at UTSA's 2016 Fiesta spring game.