The Morning Fix: Texans counting on D.J. Reader

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Good morning Houston and happy belated 4th of July! We have some Houston Texans news for you this morning.

Houston Texans’ linebacker Whitney Mercilus is worth a lot more money than what he’s getting paid.

Is J.J. Watt really the fourth best defensive end of all-time?

Here’s some more news:

Texans Have High Hopes for DT Reader [Houston Chronicle]

With Vince Wilfork gone, the pressure is on Reader.

What you need to know about Texans heading into camp [FanRag Sports]

Nice preview from FanRag.

Where does Texans defensive line rank in AFC South? [Texans Wire]

There’s no questions they’re No. 1.

NFL Shop thinks Deshaun Watson is a tight end [Texans Wire]

Someone got their Deshaun Watsons mixed up. I’ve never heard of one that’s a tight end though.

AFC South Q&A: Is Blake Bortles a lost cause for Jaguars? [ESPN]

I have a feeling Bortles will bounce back in 2017.

More from Toro Times

NFL 2017: Ranking the 10 best wide receiver duos [NFL Spin Zone]

The Texans’ duo isn’t there yet. But if Will Fuller can get his drops under control, watch out.

NFL 2017: Dark horse MVP candidate from every team [NFL Spin Zone]

I would say Lamar Miller for the Texans.

Brett Favre: 3 Reasons Hall of Fame quarterback would be a good coach [NFL Spin Zone]

Favre would be a good coordinator in the NFL. Not sure about head coach.

2017 NFL MVP Odds: Complete breakdown, best picks [NFL Spin Zone]