2019 TEXANS PLAYER TRANSACTIONS

Discussion in 'Texans Talk' started by CloakNNNdagger, Jan 7, 2019.

  1. cuppacoffee

    cuppacoffee Resident Grouch

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    I just don't recall the team addressing the ST as a priority in years past.

    Or maybe it just wasn't as publicized.

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  2. JB

    JB Old Curmudgeon

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    The way the Texans ST's performed it just wasn't done
     
  3. infantrycak

    infantrycak Admin & Mod Staff Member

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    I don't know if it was that or simply poor coaching.

    Philosophically I prefer selecting players as the best depth for a position and teaching them STs rather than having STers who have no realistic shot at playing a position (except extraordinary returners). I don't even like spending a roster spot & cap on a long snapper.
     
  4. JB

    JB Old Curmudgeon

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    Texans ST's have sucked since forever, even when known quality special team coaches were employed
     
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    infantrycak Admin & Mod Staff Member

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    The biggest thing I've noticed is they aren't drawing a flag nearly every damn play. That smacks of discipline & coaching to me.
     
  6. steelbtexan

    steelbtexan Hall of Fame

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    True

    They also added guys like PK/Bademosi etc... with ST's in mind.

    This yr I look for guys like Crawford/Gillaspia/Dixon to further upgrade the ST's.
     
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  7. cuppacoffee

    cuppacoffee Resident Grouch

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    Maybe ST play is the tie breaker when scouting / signing players. idonno:

    It's usually a throw in on most scouting reports.


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  8. CloakNNNdagger

    CloakNNNdagger Site Contributor

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  9. steelbtexan

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    It should be the tiebreaker

    A throw in for the former GM, not so much for Gaine.
     
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  10. CloakNNNdagger

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    The Texans are cutting UDFA inside linebacker Dexter Wright to make room for Taiwan Jones.
     


  11. kiwitexansfan

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    I was in love with Taiwan Jones his draft year.

    He's come to naught as most draft crushes do.
     
  12. Mangler

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    I hope y'all can rekindle what magic was lost, for the sake of the city.
     
  13. steelbtexan

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    He's been one of the top ST's gunners in the NFL for a long time.
     
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  14. TexansFan15

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    neither was he
     
  17. Texansballer74

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    Kinda figured Griffin would get released
     
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    Deleted because it's in the wrong thread. Sorry.
     
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  20. OptimisticTexan

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    Something tells me to not be completely surprised if Griffin is picked up by NE.
     

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