Category Archives: Houston Texans

Houston Texans: 2017 NFL Draft Preview

Longtime G.M. Rick Smith has experienced his share of hits and misses over his career. But the reason he’s still running the show in Houston is because his hits have far exceeded his misses. Now if he can figure out … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2016: Will Fuller, Houston Texans

What Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services said about WILL FULLER: Notre Dame, 6001 186 4.36. Junior entry. Two-year starter from Philadelphia, PA. Second team All-America. Fourth receiver in Irish history to have consecutive 1000-yard seasons. In 2014 was the Irish Offensive Player … Continue reading

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2016 NFL Records and Milestones

A sampling of NFL records set and milestones reached in 2016:  TEAM RECORDS & MILESTONES ARIZONA CARDINALS Led the NFC in total defense (305.2 yards per game) and sacks (48). QB CARSON PALMER passed for 4,233 yards, his franchise-best third season with … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2011: JJ Watt, Houston Texans

What Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services said about JJ WATT: Wisconsin, 6053, 290, 4.84. Junior entry. Started every game for the Badgers for 2 years after transferring from Central Michigan where he played tight end. Plays the game with great passion and emotion. … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: Alfred Blue, Houston Texans

What Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services said about ALFRED BLUE leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft: LSU, 6023, 223, 4.63. Played in 40 games with seven starts in four years. Played in a three-back rotation including Jeremy Hill this past year. Carried … Continue reading

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Houston Texans’ 5-Year Draft Review

by Adam Fournier, Ourlads’ Intern The Houston Texans have had a very up and down past five years with two playoff appearances but also a bottom of the NFL finish in 2013. The Texans bounced back in 2014 winning 9 … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: CJ Fiedorowicz, Houston Texans

What Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services said about CJ FIEDOROWICZ: Iowa, 6054 265 4.76. Two-year starter. Will break into the league as a blocking tight end and special teams’ coverage and blocking weapon, but has underdeveloped receiving tools. He has the intelligence … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: Jadeveon Clowney, Houston Texans

What Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services said about JADEVEON CLOWNEY: South Carolina, 6052 266 4.53. Junior entry. Two-year starter. Played in all 13 games as a freshman. Can turn speed to power. Faster than green grass through a goose and must be … Continue reading

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AFC South – 2014 NFL Draft

by Dave Syvertsen, Ourlads’ Draft Analyst Below is a quick overview of the each team’s draft in the AFC South with a focus on what they really tried to do with this class.  Also noted is their best value pick and top undrafted … Continue reading

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Houston Texans’ 7-Round Mock Draft

TEXANS’ NEEDS – QB, LB, DL, OL, TE, RB, DB, WR, SPT SELECTION NUMBERS FOR ALL 11 PICKS 1 Jadeveon Clowney DE South Carolina 33 Blake Bortles QB Houston 65 Tre Mason RB Auburn 101 Cameron Fleming OT Stanford 135 … Continue reading

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