The Morning Fix: Latest on Tony Romo and more

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Good morning Houston! I have a lot of Houston Texans news for you to read this morning as you get your day started.

I have some bad news. The Tony Romo saga isn’t going away anytime soon.

John Elway continues to act like he doesn’t want Romo.

confident in Tom Savage Texans head coach Bill O’Brien is .  Of course he is.  He has to be.

Here’s some more Texans’ news:

Touchback rule change will continue to hurt Texans [Texans Wire – Jeff Risdon]

It’s going to hurt a lot of teams.

Should the Texans look at LB Rey Maualuga? [Texans Wire – Jeff Risdon]
No. He’s old and not worth bringing in.

2017 NFL Mock Draft: Dan Kadar Goes Two Rounds Deep [Battle Red Blog – Tim]

The second round pick in this mock is quite a surprise.

Houston Texans: Why Not Jay Cutler at Quarterback? [NFL Spin Zone – Randy Gurzi]

I’ve been saying this, but it’s not happening.  Cutler isn’t a leader.  Bill O’Brien would never sign off.

Texans’ Bill O’Brien on QB position: Every day is a ‘fluid situation’ [ESPN – Sarah Barshop]

More from Toro Times

Texans owner: Bill O’Brien won’t get extension during offseason [ESPN – Sarah Barshop]

I would give O’Brien an extension. He’s earned it with the magic he’s pulled off while not having a franchise quarterback.

Texans look to add another quarterback to their roster [Houston Chronicle – John McClain]

Of course they want another quarterback.  Tom Savage isn’t enough.

Here’s some NFL news:

The Raiders Are Leaving for Las Vegas [The MMQB – Peter King]

Sad day for fans in Oakland, but the NFL is all about money.

Robert Kraft hopes Bill Belichick coaches into his 80s [Pro Football Talk – Mike Florio]

That would be crazy and interesting to witness.

John Elway on quarterbacks: Same old thing [Pro Football Talk – Josh Alper]

Elway continues to play with a poker face when it comes to Tony Romo.

Jimmy Haslam: “We could trade” Brock Osweiler [Pro Football Talk – Darin Gantt]

Ah, no you can’t. Haslam is clearly trying to create a trade market for a bad quarterback. Good luck with that.