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Houston Texans News: June 27, 2016

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

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Houston Texans news

Houston Texans sign rookie WR, but DeAndre Hopkins still a question - Houston Texans Blog- ESPN
It's no surprise the Texans came to terms with their entire rookie class, but DeAndre Hopkins' long-term deal prospects are still unsettled.

Will Fuller, Texans agree on four-year, $10.2M deal -
Wide receiver Will Fuller and the Houston Texans agreed to a four-year, $10.2 million contract. Fuller ran the faster 40-yard dash time for a receiver at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Houston Texans sign first-round WR Will Fuller -
The Houston Texans agreed to terms with first-round wide receiver Will Fuller to a four-year rookie contract, according to multiple reports Sunday.

Texans hope Jadeveon Clowney has already had as many injuries "as he needs to have" | ProFootballTalk
When the Texans took linebacker Jadeveon Clowney with the first overall pick of the 2014 draft, their hope was that he'd team with defensive end J.J. Watt to lift the team's defense to the top of the league. Injuries have kept that from happening.

2016 Houston Texans Player Profile: Tom Savage - Houston - Scout
A closer look at the Houston Texans roster heading into the 2016 training camp.

Texans' C.J. Fiedorowicz: Improving as pass catcher -
Texans' C.J. Fiedorowicz: Improving as pass catcher.

Around the League

Las Vegas has a new plan to build an NFL stadium, and the Raiders are mad about it -
The public committee exploring the possibility of an NFL stadium in Las Vegas suddenly seems uncomfortable with a $750 million subsidy for the billionaires who want it.

The NFL hasn't forgotten about the Al Jazeera report on PEDs, even if you have -
The NFL has notified the NFLPA that it will continue its investigation and interview the players named in the report.

Rob Gronkowski, Liev Schreiber and Luke Wilson threw footballs at James Corden, who probably regrets it -
This was a great idea in theory.

Houston & Collegiate Sports

Astros 1 Royals 6: Fister felled - The Crawfish Boxes
Gattis homered, but not much else went the Astros’ way during a 6-1 loss to the Royals.

On Dwight Howard's legacy in Houston - The Dream Shake
Reflecting on three years of "Superman."

Former Baylor OT signee JP Urquidez signs with Texas - Burnt Orange Nation
Let’s Ride!

A "Thank You" to Texas Tech Catcher Tyler Floyd - Viva The Matadors
An accomplished college career deserves a tip of the cap...

Jalen Jones signs with Toronto - Good Bull Hunting
Jones becomes the second Aggie this week (Danuel House - Washington) to ink an NBA deal.

Marcel Southall Joins the Texas Longhorns - Barking Carnival
The big man's academics are all in order.

Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers Final Score: Dynamo blow two goal lead, fall to Timbers - Dynamo Theory
Down by two goals at the half the Portland Timbers came back to defeat the Houston Dynamo.