HOUSTON TEXANS (4-12) LAST SEASON: Coach/general manager Bill O’Brien was fired after an 0-4 start and Romeo Crennel took over as interim coach. He couldn’t turn things around, and the Texans finished 4-12 after winning the AFC South the previous two seasons. Quarterback Deshaun Watson had a great season, leading the NFL in yards passing, but his performance wasn’t enough to overcome an inability to stop the run and or run the ball effectively.
The Houston Texans are a relatively young franchise considering their first season in the NFL was in 2002. While the Texans may not have the same history or longevity as some others in the league, their draft history can, in some ways, rival just about any other team's. Houston has drafted some of the most electric and dynamic players the NFL has seen.
One of the difficulties for NFL teams as they prepare for this year’s draft has been evaluating players who opted out of playing in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During a press conference on Thursday, Giants General Manager Dave Gettleman said that he’s never had to deal with circumstances like this throughout his career [more]