The Morning Fix: Predicting Deshaun Watson’s rookie stats and more

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Good morning Houston! A long holiday weekend is here and we have some Houston Texans news to make it even better.

Make sure you check out our piece on how rookie linebacker Zach Cunningham is the final missing piece for the Texans’ defense.

Wes Welker should be able to do wonders for the Texans’ young wide receivers.

Here’s some more news:

Texans’ J.J. Watt pleased with Mike Vrabel’s promotion [Houston Chronicle]

I’m sure the Texans wouldn’t have promoted Vrabel if their defensive players wouldn’t have been on board.

Hopkins Excited to Learn from Wes Welker [Houston Chronicle]

Welker is huge for the Texans’ wide receivers.

Super Bowl spending comes in slightly lower than projected [Houston Chronicle]

This could help the city of Houston land another Super Bowl.

Predicting Watson’s Stats for Next Season [Bleacher Report]

Very interesting. I think Watson will throw for more than nine touchdowns.

Christian Covington embraces Pilates, better training to help his game [Texans Wire]

Pilates are not easy. Hope it helps Covington.

More from Toro Times

J.J. Watt gave early curfew, cooked up a storm for Texans’ DL retreat [Texans Wire]

This sounds like it was fun.

What If Brock Osweiler Is Good Next Season For Browns? [CBS Houston]

Osweiler won’t be on a much less talented Browns team. Don’t worry.