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Houston Texans News: April 11, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

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Houston Texans News

If the Texans could re-do every first-round draft pick - Houston Chronicle
Each Sunday, our John McClain and Aaron Wilson try to predict who the Texans will take with their first pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.

The Texans' seven best options at QB now that Tony Romo is retired | FOX Sports
Who can Houston go after to fill its void at quarterback?

Breakfast: Texans preseason superlatives
Breakfast with the Bulls takes a look back at the Texans preseason superlatives.

Texans Announce 2017 Preseason Opponents | Houston Press
The Texans' preseason opponents provide plenty of reminders of recent failures.

Texans to play Patriots, Cowboys at home in preseason - Houston Chronicle
The Texans play New England and Dallas in their two preseason games at NRG Stadium.

5 Alive: Texans in 5th round of NFL Draft
The Texans picked up a playoff-winning QB in the 5th round of the NFL Draft.

NFL News

NFL draft 2017: The 5 safest players to pick this year -
They won’t all be first-rounders, but here are five players teams can’t go wrong with drafting.

Marshawn Lynch and the Patriots would be a bad idea -
We can’t really see Lynch landing anywhere but Oakland.

2017 NFL mock draft: 2 rounds for a deep group of prospects -
The draft is rapidly approaching and this week we look at how the first 64 picks could play out.

Myles Garrett says he’ll make the Browns pay if they don’t draft him at No. 1 -
Garrett said he’ll knock the Browns’ quarterback out of the game every time he faces them if Cleveland doesn’t take him first overall.

NFL preseason schedule 2017: Dates, matchups, start times released -
If the Hall of Fame Game gets canceled again, Cardinals and Cowboys fans will be the ones left out.

Houston and Collegiate Sports news

Astros 0, Mariners 6: ‘Stros shut out in first road game of the season - The Crawfish Boxes
A bad day at the office.

Rockets’ JV squad lose to Clippers’ varsity squad 125-96 - The Dream Shake
The Rockets couldn’t get the job done at Staples Center.

How Texas TE signee Reese Leitao has a ‘fighting chance’ to keep scholarship - Burnt Orange Nation
April 18 looms as an important date for the former Jenks standout.

Johnathan Motley Declares for NBA Draft, Won’t Hire Agent - Our Daily Bears
The Baylor forward has declared for the NBA Draft, but will not hire agent.

Spike Dykes passes away at 79 - Viva The Matadors
Former Red Raider coaching great was inducted to Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 2008,

2018 Texas Football Recruiting: Longhorns get commitment from LB Byron Hobbs - Barking Carnival
Top 50 state of Texas recruit Byron Hobbs has committed to the Longhorns. Hobbs (6-3, 205, long limbs, a lot of room to grow) plays linebacker and wide receiver for FW Western Hills, but he’ll...

TCU News: Wade’s Big Day, More Spring Game Breakdown - Frogs O' War
TCU Baseball is cruising against non-con opponents, and the offense is finally clicking.

Aggie Baseball Takes Series Against Auburn - Good Bull Hunting
Two winning weekends in a row? Am I reading this correctly?

2017 NFL Draft Profile: Jordan Moore, UTSA - Underdog Dynasty
The former UTSA strong safety has endless athletic potential. Can he find a fit in the NFL?

Houston Dash announce 2017 roster - Dynamo Theory
Dash waive Bianca Henninger, claim Sara Hagen off waivers.