Texans Morning Huddle – 5/11 Edition


Ah, the weekend is over!!

It’s ok. That simply means we are one weekend closer to the Houston Texans undergoing their season with the new squad! Here’s what’s brewing in the Houston camp:

Michigan State’s Keith Mumphery off and running at Houston Texans rookie minicamp – By Mike Griffith

"“Mumphery, first of all, we’re going to start him out as a wide receiver, probably on the outside, maybe see on Sunday what we can do on the inside,” Houston coach Bill O’Brien on Friday.”"

Houston Texans Rookies Acclimating To Houston And Life In The NFL – By Capt Ron

"On incoming rookies, “they’ll have what we call a rookie development program, which Sean Washington, our director of player engagement, is in charge of. That can range anything from teaching them how to set up a bank account, to how to get around the city, to life skills, like I was saying before, nutrition, when to wake up, rest, hydration.” – Head Coach Bill O’Brien"

Texans Sign All Seven NFL Draft Picks – HoustonTexans.com

"The Houston Texans have signed all seven members of the team’s 2015 draft class, it was announced today. CB Kevin Johnson (first round), LB Benardrick McKinney (second round), WRJaelen Strong(third round), WR Keith Mumphery (fifth round), LB Reshard Cliett (sixth round), DTChristian Covington (sixth round) and RB Kenny Hilliard (seventh round) signed with the Texans today. Terms of their contracts were not disclosed."

Texans first-round pick Kevin Johnson adjusting to heat, Bill O’Brien’s demanding nature – By John McClain, Chron.com

"“I’ve never played in this kind of heat, so it’s definitely an adjustment. From the training room to the classroom to the film study to the practice field, everything is more detailed, and I’m trying to take it all in.”"

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