In this mornings free agent round up we’ll start it off with the hometown Texans. The last few nights general manager Rick Smith and vice president of football administration Chris Olsen have been burning the midnight oil. Much credit has to go out to these guys along with team owner Bob McNair for stepping up to the plate and making defensive coordinator Wade Phillips job a whole lot easier.
Don’t close those eyes just yet. Even later into the night Danieal Manning was announced as coming to terms with the Texans to the tune of $20M over four years including $9M guaranteed and $11.5M over the first two years. Go Texans!
In other less significant non-Texans related news Vince Young is hopeing to follow in Mike Vick’s footsteps.
Greg Olsen and Jeremy Shockey both will be competing for Cam Newton’s affection by polishing Cam Newton’s Heisman Trophy.
Guard Davin Joseph and Right tackle Jeremy Trueblood are being paid to play back at home in Tampa Bay.
Nnamdi Asomugha, this years premier free agent reportedly declined to play in Houston for $14M. Instead the Texans couldn’t wait and went with Jonathan Joseph.
Kevin Kolb and Larry Fitzgerald will be making southwest air connections.
Reggie Bush finds a new home where Bush will be swimming with the Dolphins.
Bush is out and Sproles is in down in the Big Easy.
Roy Williams to try and rekindle his passion for Mike Martz’s offense.
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