On Friday the Houston Texans were finally able to assemble their draft picks and undrafted free agents (UDFAs) on the field for the first day of mini-camp.
T.J. Yates is best known as the third-string rookie quarterback that led the Texans to their first playoff win in franchise history in 2011. Yates, 25, is settling into his role as backup quarterback for his third season with the team.
The 2013 draft class of Houston Texan rookies will get a chance to showcase their skills to coaches May 10-12 during the team’s rookie mini-camp.
Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o are among the five finalists for the Walter Camp player of the year award.