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Houston Texans News: May 4, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

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Texans' Duane Brown wins appeal of PED suspension, blames bad beef in Mexico - Houston Chronicle
Texans' offensive tackle Duane Brown has won an appeal of a 10-game suspension by the NFL for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.

Texans' Duane Brown had 10-game suspension overturned -
Duane Brown has his 10-game suspension overturned after it was determined the clenbuterol in his system was due to tainted meat from Mexico.

Stradley: Five takeaways from the Texans' 2016 draft - Houston Chronicle
With the 2016 draft over, everybody has an opinion and here is mine.

Texans assigned rookie draft pool of $4.942 million - Houston Chronicle
The Texans have been assigned a rookie pool of $4.942 million to sign their six-player draft class that includes first-round wide receiver Will Fuller.

Football 101: Speed kills with Braxton Miller
A look at how Braxton Miller fits in the Texans offense.

Clemson's D.J. Reader Has Opportunity to Excel with Houston Texans - Shakin The Southland

With the vast network of team specific sites on SB Nation, we decided to reach out to some of the teams that now former Clemson players will be playing for in the NFL. First up is Chris from the...

Around the League

The NFL writer who literally ate his bad predictions explains himself -
Fiber is important in any diet.

Saints Sign Tackle Terron Armstead to 5-Year Extension - Canal Street Chronicles
The New Orleans Saints have locked up rock-solid left tackle Terron Armstead with a 5 year extension. Armstead is a young star and an anchor on the Saints offensive line.

Shaquille O'Neal is a Shaq Lawson fan because of his Google alerts -
From one Shaq to another.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Castro, Springer power Astros to 6-4 victory over Twins - The Crawfish Boxes
Three cheers for the good guys! After a disappointing home opener against the Minnesota Twins, the Houston Astros buckled down in game two to deliver a 6-4 victory.

2015-2016 Rockets season recaps: Michael Beasley was... good? I think? - The Dream Shake
He was better than we thought he'd be! But was he good?

There's a Baseball Game Tonight - Burnt Orange Nation
In what is still technically a continuing baseball season, the Texas Longhorns are scheduled to compete in a baseball match this evening, which they will presumably do.

The Key to Success Next Season: Justin Gray - Viva The Matadors
Justin Gray will be the key to taking next year's basketball team to the next level.

TMQB: NFL Draft Edition - Frogs O' War
TCU football saw five former players drafted over the weekend, with a handful more picked up as undrafted free agents. Let's break down who went where, and what their position competition looks...

Baylor Bears Football Preview -- 2016 Spring Practice - Our Daily Bears
A wild Ashton Warren appears!

Daily Bull 05.03.16 - Good Bull Hunting
Our research in unstoppable soccer robots is coming along nicely.

The Big 12 doing Big 12 things - Barking Carnival
There's a 100% chance that some of these percentages are wrong.

Report: Wichita State interested in membership in the Mountain West - Mid-Major Madness
Wichita State is reportedly looking into bringing football back to the school after a 30-year absence, and with it, a move to the Mountain West Conference.

Houston Dynamo Player Ratings vs. Real Salt Lake - Dynamo Theory
The Dynamo failed to hold onto a lead and lost the game which keeps the club at the bottom of the league in points.