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Houston Texans News: June 13, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

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Houston Texans News

Texans QB coaches: Tom Savage has 'grown a lot' -
Texans QB Tom Savage has the unenviable task of being the guy this offseason while simultaneously fending off Deshaun Watson. The good news for Savage is that his coaches have taken notice.

Houston Texans Cheerleaders Host Bikini-Clad Barbecue Party |
Case of the Mondays? Here are the Texans cheerleaders partyin' in bikinis to make everything better.

Houston Texans assistant Wes Welker feels like a rookie again - AFC South- ESPN
Being a first-time coach has Texans assistant Wes Welker feeling like a rookie again, something the former Pro Bowler hasn't felt in some time.

David Quessenberry of Houston Texans wins George Halas Award from PFWA
Houston Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry has won the 2017 George Halas Award from the Professional Football Writers of America.

Safety Aaron Williams Visting the Houston Texans - Houston - Scout
The Houston Texans are hosting free agent safety Aaron Williams.

Houston Texans rumors: Duane Brown to skip mandatory minicamp
Looks like Houston Texans' left tackle Duane Brown is really upset about his contract. It was reported a couple of weeks ago that...

QB coaches: Tom Savage "has grown a lot"
Texans QB coach Sean Ryan and offensive assistant Pat O'Hara have been impressed with Tom Savage this spring.

NFL News

Aqib Talib mocking Kevin Durant for joining the Warriors is delightfully hypocritical -
The Broncos’ Aqib Talib is a Cleveland-born Cavaliers fan. Like many people — Cavs-loving and otherwise — he does not approve of Kevin Durant joining the already-historically-dominant Warriors to...

Falcons’ offense shouldn’t take a step back under Steve Sarkisian -
Kyle Shanahan has moved on, but things should stay fundamentally the same in 2017 with Atlanta’s new offensive coordinator.

NFL will never have a team like the Warriors -
There’s a level of dominance in the NBA by Golden State that we’ll never see in the NFL.

Donald Trump’s latest ringing QB endorsement: Deshaun Watson -
He’s had a hit-and-miss history of picking QBs.

Why I'm glad Michael Vick got the chance to retire as a Falcon -
I believe Vick has paid for his mistakes.

Eric Decker is latest veteran the Jets are parting ways with this offseason -
The New York Jets have made Eric Decker a cap casualty.

Eddie Lacy and Dontari Poe can earn more money this week for weighing less -
Both players stand to earn hefty bonuses if they hit their target weights.

Houston & Collegiate Sports News

2017 MLB Draft: Astros select UNC RHP J.B. Bukauskas with the No. 15 Pick - The Crawfish Boxes
North Carolina righty drops from pre-draft projections, taken by Astros.

Kevin Durant wins first NBA Championship with Golden State Warriors - Burnt Orange Nation
It required 809 career games, but Kevin Durant is now an NBA champion.

Five Reasons Texas A&M Football Will Finish 8-5 Again - Good Bull Hunting
Prepare yourself.

4 Star DE Ron Tatum decommits from Texas, commits to Sooners - Barking Carnival
The four star DL candidate from Putnam City, Oklahoma switched to the Sooners. Unfortunate, as he was a big need given the relative weakness of the in-state crop.

Tom and his staff will need to...

Two-Way Lineman Silas Robinson Commits to SMU - Underdog Dynasty
The Mustangs add one of the more versatile linemen in Texas to their 2018 recruiting class.

The Peel Episode 34: Smoke bombs and streamers welcome - Dynamo Theory
A Dynamo supporters group ban from Toyota Stadium....WHY?