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Houston Texans News: June 26, 2017

Your one-stop shop for Houston Texans, local sports, and news from around the league for Monday, June 26, 2017.

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Houston Texans News

Breakfast: Wes Welker off to good start in coaching
Wes Welker's in his first year as an assistant coach, and he's quickly making an impact on the Texans.

John McClain's Texans' breakdown: Offensive line - Houston Chronicle
Mike Devlin is in his third season as the Texan' offensive line coach, and he used the offseason program to help develop two things he believes are crucial to a team's success: competition and depth.

Nobody Outside of Houston Cares About the Texans | Houston Press
A scholarly report on NFL fandom finds that, not too shockingly, the rest of the country does not care about the Houston Texans. The NFL Fandom Report...

Texans in top 5 in salary cap room each of next 3 seasons | Texans Wire
Texans in top 5 in salary cap room each of next 3 seasons.

A Bigger Role Could be in Place for the Houston Texans' Robert Nelson - Houston - Scout
Robert Nelson Jr. has a role to fill at the cornerback position and it is his spot to lose.

Ex-Texans WR DeVier Posey thriving in CFL | Texans Wire
DeVier Posey thriving in CFL with the Toronto Argonauts

NFL News

NFL Shop has no idea where the Washington NFL team is located -
It’s not Washington, the state.

Derek Carr is excited to spend his $125 million contract on Chick-fil-A -
Derek Carr will spend his new mega contract on one of the best lunches $5.95 can buy.

Julio Jones was a confused bystander to the Migos-Joe Budden beef at the BET Awards -
This was too funny.

Why the Chiefs fired general manager John Dorsey -
Dorsey’s communication and management style were factors in the team’s decision.

Travelers Championship fan yells 'deport Roger Goodell' after Boo Weekley takes a swing -
Well then!

Houston & Collegiate Sports News

Astros 8, Mariners 2: Astros blast their way to a series win - The Crawfish Boxes
Houston uses three home runs to sink the M’s.

Patrick Beverley First Rocket To Make All-Defensive First Team Since 1999 - The Dream Shake
Volatile. Tenacious. Pesky. Patrick Beverley forced his way on to the 2017 All-Defensive First Team.

Ralph Sampson to face off against Kareem Abdul-Jabbar tonight on ‘Feud’ - The Dream Shake
It’s a rematch of the 1986 Western Conference Finals!

4-star WR Justin Watkins decommits from Texas - Burnt Orange Nation
Texas first pledge of the 2018 cycle has now decommitted after the ‘Horns picked up a commitment at his position this morning.

Frogs Fall Short, Florida Advances After 3-0 Win - Frogs O' War
50 win season tantalizes fans as the Frogs make another incredible Omaha run.

Dallas Mavericks to Sign Baylor’s Johnathan Motley - Our Daily Bears
Motley staying in home state to play professional basketball.

The importance of being aligned - Viva The Matadors
The last group of 2018 recruits brings size in the trenches.

Kevin Sumlin is under pressure again. This is fine. - Good Bull Hunting
This is our last dance. This is ourselves. Under pressure.

Russell Reynolds To Start CWS Game 1 For LSU - And The Valley Shook
SR RHP will get his shot as Mainieri reveals series pitching plans.

OU baseball hires former Texas assistant Skip Johnson as head coach - Barking Carnival
Definitely a new day at OU with football and baseball hiring new coaches. Lon Kruger’s six year tenure with basketball makes him the old hand in the Sooner athletic department.

Underdog Pawdcast Episode 1: If Conference USA and the Sun Belt realigned what would it look like? - Underdog Dynasty
We take a guess at who would go where if the two conferences realigned and why it needs to happen.

Houston Dynamo 1, FC Dallas 1: Rate the Players and Quick Thoughts - Dynamo Theory
Quick thoughts on the Dynamo draw with FC Dallas and then rate the performances of the Dynamo players.