Nevada Smith, Head Coach of the Rio Grande Vipers, joined MaD Radio to discuss his run and gun style and how it is impacting the Rockets.
Should the NFL be messing with extra points?
Ian Rapoport joined MaD Radio to talk about the value of first round draft picks, if the Texans really need to spend their first pick on a quarterback or if they can wait, and where Michael Vick might end up.
Are we really going to give the QBs more protection?
University of Houston Professor Dr. Wayne Winston joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to talk about using analytics in determining which players would be a good fit for the Rockets as the trade deadline approaches. Dr. Winston places a special emphasis on statistical analysis in determining the worth of Rockets players on the court and in trades.
Dane Brugler talked to Ted and Brien about Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles athletic abilities. He also commented on Bill O’Brien future with the Houston Texans. He also gave good information about Houston Texans draft pick for the upcoming season.
Texas Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to discuss his connections to Johnny Manziel and the Texans first round draft pick. He also discussed his experiences coaching at Texas Tech and A&M before that. Kingsbury insists that Manziel is worth a number one pick because he’s a very dynamic and talented quarterback.
ESPN NFL writer Kevin Seifert joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to discuss quarterbacks in the draft. He talked about the possible benefits of waiting later in the draft for a QB. He speculated on who the Texans might want to take with their first pick. Seifert says a lot may change on who will be picked depending on performances in the Combine.
Andre Williams joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to talk about how mentally and physically he’s ready for the 2014 combine. Andre also stated that Adrian Petterson was one of his role models in the NFL. Developing his own run game is his main focus for his career. Williams stated that he will love to play with the Texans.
Matt Chatum joined Ted Johnson and Brien Straw to talk football with the guys. He gave his perspective on Romeo Crennel from working with him in the past. Chatum also talked about possible changes that might be made to the Texans defense moving forward. He also gave his take on Bill O’Brien as a coach.