Join Date: Apr 2008
Re: Texans hire Bill O'Brien as HC
Combine: O'Brien presser (Part 1)
Combine: O'Brien presser (Part 2)
Combine: O'Brien presser (Part 3)
James Palmer @JPalmerCSN
Tania Ganguli @taniaganguli
Bill O'Brien said having Romeo Crennel on his staff will help tremendously during his 1st season. Said he's been there & won games. #Texans
BOB says Looking at how a player is built needs to be taken into account along with height in looking at a QB. #NFLCombine #texans
"You can't compare guys to Tom Brady" BOB on if he looks at these young QBs in the draft. #NFLCombine #texans
"One of the things in this league is you're always looking at tackles. You can never have too many tackles" BOB. #texans
BOB said he's met with all the QBs on he #texans and is looking at all of them and their competitiveness... said he doesn't even have it narrowed down to 5 or 6 players in mind for the 1st pick. #texans #NFLCombine
#texans HC Bill O'Brien at the podium now. pic.twitter.com/agNJcuSNQN
Brian T. Smith @ChronBrianSmith
No OC for the #Texans, but Bill O'Brien said today QB coach George Godsey is going to take some of the traditional OC responsibilities.
O'Brien says he hasn't spoken to UCF coach George O'Leary about Blake Bortles yet. They've only spoken once since he took this job. #Texans
BOB says the #texans defense will be versatile when asked if they'll run Crennel's 3-4 system.
Asked if he'll run a zone blocking scheme, O"Brien says their scheme will be diverse. #Texans
BOB says looking at how a player is built needs to be taken into account along with height in looking at a QB. #NFLCombine #texans
O'Brien on Schaub/Yates/Keenum: "Good guys. Looking forward to working with these guys." #Texans
"I've watched Jadeveon on film. He's obviously a very good player. I think he played very well this year." Bill O'Brien #Texans
O'Brien says the Texans have not narrowed the field to 4 or 5 players.
"It takes a long time. It's not something where you develop your thoughts right away" O'Brien says about choosing first pick. #Texans
#Texans coach Bill O'Brien to the podium. Manziel still talking.
#Texans' O'Brien has only spoken with George O'Leary once since taking job. #NFL
#Texans' O'Brien said offense will run a zone-blocking scheme, power scheme, trap scheme ... "a lot of schemes." #NFL
Asked about 3-4/Crennel affecting J.J. Watt, #Texans' O'Brien said Watt will "fit in well with our schemes." Will use a "multiple" defense.
#Texans' O'Brien said he's looking for a QB that's best for the team and fits what team does. Has had 5-10 and 6-5 QBs who've worked well.
#Texans' O'Brien: "You can't really compare guys to Tom Brady." #NFL #Patriots
#Texans will hold a rookie minicamp week after #NFL draft.
#Texans' O'Brien emphasizing "team guys" that represent the organization.
#Texans' O'Brien joked he doesn't know what it means when people say Blake Bortles is his type of guy. #NFL
#Texans' O'Brien said team will continue to work with all three QBs. Asked if Schaub or Keenum could start in '14, O'Brien didn't answer.
#Texans' O'Brien has met with Schaub, Keenum, Yates. #NFL
#Texans' O'Brien didn't discuss Clowney's desire, lack of focus when asked. #NFL
#Texans' O'Brien said Clowney is a "very good player" on film but added there are many good players in draft.
#Texans' O'Brien emphasizing time and patience for No. 1 pick. Not even close to making a final decision. #NFL
#Texans' Bill O'Brien. #NFL pic.twitter.com/nt3QnPziTk
Last edited by Playoffs; 02-21-2014 at 02:58 PM.