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Rebuilding Texans take Stingley, Green in 1st round

Apr. 30, 2022 21:04 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — On a team that could use help at just about every position, the Houston Texans addressed several important needs in this year’s draft. The Texans won just four games last season for the second straight year after winning the AFC South the previous two seasons as...

NFL Draft: Texans add safety Pitre, WR Metchie in 2nd round

Apr. 30, 2022 00:34 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans further bolstered a defense that was among the worst in the league last season on the second day of the NFL draft Friday night. The Texans selected Baylor safety Jalen Pitre in the second round with the 37th pick a night after taking LSU...

Seemed forever for QBs to go in 1st 2 rounds of NFL draft

Apr. 29, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It took 42 selections Friday before a second quarterback was taken in the NFL draft. And it was a proven commodity in college, Cincinnati's Desmond Ridder. A full 54 spots after Kenny Pickett of Pittsburgh went 20th to the Steelers on Thursday night, Ridder was...

2022 NFL Draft l Day 2 ends with yet another receiver picked

Apr. 29, 2022 23:54 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft. ___ The second day of the NFL draft ended appropriately with another wide receiver being selected. The San Francisco 49ers selected speedster Danny Gray from SMU with the last pick of the third round, No....

Big 12 players expected to have impact seasons in 2022

Apr. 26, 2022 16:30 PM EDT

Some Big 12 Conference players to watch next season: BAYLOR: Redshirt sophomore Lorando Johnson, a former four-star recruit known as “Snaxx,” is expected to take over the hybrid linebacker-defensive back spot in the Bears defense. Jalen Pitre was the Big 12 defensive player of...