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Houston Texans News: February 17, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Friday, February 17, 2017.

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Houston Texans News

Nick Wright: 'If Romo Signs With Texans or Broncos, They Become Co-Favorites Along With Patriots (Video) | Total Pro Sports
Read "Nick Wright: 'If Romo Signs With Texans or Broncos, They Become Co-Favorites Along With Patriots (Video)" and other NFL articles from Total Pro Sports.

John McClain on the Texans offseason - Houston Chronicle
The Houston Chronicle's John McClain discusses the Houston Texans offseason.

The Houston Texans Need to Extend Johnathan Joseph and Duane Brown Before the 2017 Season - Houston - Scout
The Houston Texans have some roster management to do and it should start with extending the contracts of two key veterans.

Report: Texans unlikely to tag A.J. Bouye | ProFootballTalk
As of Wednesday, teams are allowed to use the franchise tag until March 1 and that will put attention on teams with key players heading for free agency in the next couple of weeks.

NFL News

A movie about Tom Brady and Super Bowl LI is a dumb idea -
Why would we want to watch Matt Damon be Tom Brady when we can watch Tom Brady be Tom Brady?

What’s next for Adrian Peterson? -
The Vikings aren’t likely to hang onto the 32-year-old running back and his $18 million cap hit this season.

Patriots will lose some key players to free agency in 2017, and it won’t matter -
New England is built to survive personnel losses, as 2017 proved.

Tony Romo expects to be released by the Cowboys -
Romo doesn’t think Dallas will try to trade him.

Darrelle Revis facing charges after an altercation in Pittsburgh -
Charges against Revis include robbery, terroristic threats, conspiracy, and aggravated assault.

Mario Williams released after 1 disappointing season with Dolphins -
Cutting Williams will save Miami more than $6 million in 2017.

Houston & Collegiate Sports News

Astros catcher Evan Gattis dealing with shoulder soreness - The Crawfish Boxes
Gattis had an anti-inflammatory injection on Wednesday.

Sixth Man of the Year Award is Eric Gordon’s to lose - The Dream Shake
How Eric Gordon became the best bench player in the NBA.

By the numbers: Tom Herman’s changes at Texas - Burnt Orange Nation
A look at the expenditures already approved by the athletics department.

#MashForMicah is now a thing, so let’s all join in - Frogs O' War
One Frog fan is doing something we should all consider doing.

Baylor’s 2017 Class Breakdown Part 1: Miller, Saulin, Ogbonnaya, Henderson, and Klinge. - Our Daily Bears
Welcome to the first edition of Baylor's 2017 Class breakdown. Here I am breaking down the incoming freshman from Baylor's most recent recruiting class in descending order using 247 Sports'...

Opening Weekend pits Tech against SEC champs - Viva The Matadors
Red Raiders looking to pick up quality wins over Mississippi State, Western Illinois.

Recap: Ags fall short yet again to Vandy - Good Bull Hunting
Despite stellar performances from Tyler Davis and Robert Williams, the Commodores completed their season sweep over the Aggies, 72-67.

Brad Davis signs one day contract, retires in orange - Dynamo Theory
Brad Davis retires with Houston Dynamo.

Around the Dog Park: G5 Playoffs? Yep, we’re talkin about a G5 playoff again - Underdog Dynasty
Virtual reality in college football is coming and who succeeded in their first year as head coach.