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Houston Chronicle NFL columnist John McClain joins Nate and Patrick to discuss what scouts look for at the NFL Combine. They break down the Quarterback prospects, talk about the importance of the Combine interview, and get into the strategy behind selective event participation for certain players.
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.
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.
Brian Geltzeiler of Hoopscritic.com joins Sean and Rich.
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.
Former Astros skipper Larry Dierker joins Sean and Rich. Larry joins the show to talk some spring training. We also spent time on Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt.
Former Navy SEAL and president of Acumen Performance joins Nate Griffin and Patrick Creighton to tell his story. They also talk about how best to get in shape for the Sports Radio 610 Combine, and get into leadership strategy as it relates to the Richie Incognito issue.
Texans DE and accomplished ninja, Antonio Smith, joins Nate Griffin and Patrick Creighton to talk about his contract situation. They also get into what the Ninja thinks of the new coaching staff, and of course they discuss his feud with Richie Incognito.
Legendary Spur and 9 time NBA All-Star George Gervin joins Nate Griffin and Patrick Creighton to talk about this weekend’s All-Star festivities. They also get into how the Rockets are looking, and the Iceman gives us his NBA Mt. Rushmore.