The Morning Fix: Texans trade for Jimmy Garoppolo in mock draft and more
Good morning Houston! It’s been a few days since we’ve posted a morning link dump. The good news is we’re back with some great information on the Houston Texans.
Do you believe Bill O’Brien loves Patrick Mahomes? Something tells me it’s a smokescreen.
It’s great that Andre Johnson will retire as Texan.
I think Tom Savage was also speaking for Bill O’Brien when he said he’s looking forward to a quiet quarterbacks room this season.
Houston Texans: Facing The Colin Kaepernick Question [NFL Spin Zone – Luke Sims]
I’m confused as to why the Texans think Brandon Weeden is better than Kaepernick.
Texans’ J.J. Watt on Rockets’ Beverley: ‘Pat’s the man’ [ESPN – Sarah Barshop]
Sounds like Watt and Beverley have a bromance.
J.J. Watt plans to be ‘very smart’ to avoid injury risk this season [ESPN – Sarah Barshop]
Watt isn’t getting any younger. Being smart is important.
Barnwell’s ’17 All-Trades Mock Draft [ESPN – Bill Barnwell]
This is cool. The Texans get Jimmy Garoppolo.
Texans Draft Profile: UNC QB Mitchell Trubisky [Texans Wire]
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Watt: “You Hear The Doubters, You Hear Everything” [CBS Houston – Matt Hammond]
There will always be doubters. That’s why mental toughness is important.
Here’s some NFL news:
Dan Rooney’s legacy, #NFL power rankings, draft nuggets, schedule release and much more [FanSided – Matt Verderame]
Some interesting NFL stuff here.
Roughly 20 NFL teams facing loss of chartered flights [Pro Football Talk – Mike Florio]
This is very interesting. I wonder what NFL teams will do next season and if this will affect the Texans.
Barack Obama to attend Dan Rooney’s funeral [Pro Football Talk – Mike Florio]
This says a lot about Rooney as well as Obama.
Colts quarterback Andrew Luck discusses shoulder surgery for first time [Indianapolis Star – Stephen Holder]
Luck is going to be a better quarterback next season now that his shoulder will be back to normal. Watch out.