Texans Coach O'Brien Names Derek Newton Starting Right Tackle
Nate Davis Predicts Texans Will Go 9-7 This SeasonUSA Today's Nate Davis joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss an article he wrote on NFL predictions for this season. He told the guys why he thinks the Texans can win nine games this coming season which included that he likes Coach O'Brien. Davis says that the Texans pre-season problems don't have to mean they won't do well this time around. He also gave more insight into how he thinks other teams around the league will fare this time around. He thinks that the Colts will come out on top in the AFC South. He also sees the Cowboys doing very poorly this season.
With Starting Status In Doubt, Keenum Knows He Must AdaptCase Keenum knows he must adapt to be successful under Bill O'Brien.
Consultant Thinks Texans QB Situation Could Be More Of A Long Term FixDavid James, Open Door Sports Consulting, joined The B-Straw and Pauly G Show to discuss who the Texans will draft. He said he saw it coming that the Texans would let Gary Kubiak go. James is not as high on Clowney as high on him as a lot of people. He thinks that O'Brien might be looking at more of a long term solution at quarterback. He thinks trading a later pick for Ryan Mallet or Kirk Cousins would be a bad move because the Texans have Fitzpatrick already.
Texans Reportedly Closing in on New CoachPenn St. coach Bill O'Brien is reportedly closing in on deal to be the next Texans head coach.