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2017 Schedule
9-7, 1st in AFC South

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Which player will the Texans take at No. 25? Here are the final projected picks from Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay, plus the players Louis Riddick and NFL Nation would select: Kiper/Riddick – Patrick Mahomes, QB, Texas Tech; McShay – Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson; NFL Nation – Cam Robinson, OT, Alabama.

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The Texans will roll out a different Week 1 starting QB for the fifth consecutive season in September. The question is, will it be Tom Savage, or a rookie like Deshaun Watson or Patrick Mahomes?

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Best mid-round prospect fit: Dion Dawkins

Dawkins showed continual improvement over the past three years at Temple, and his powerful style would fit well on the Texans' interior.

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Best reunion games of 2017 NFL season

Not that Brock Osweiler called Houston home for very long, but he'll return with the Browns in mid-October.

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The Texans have a definite need at right tackle, but general manger Rick Smith said he "would probably characterize the offensive line group as light."

Sarah Barshop ESPN Staff Writer 

Texans general manager Rick Smith said he has not talked to NT Vince Wilfork since last season, but that his "expectation is that Vince is not playing anymore."

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Best games of 2017 season: Texans at Titans, Week 13

With a strong running game and Marcus Mariota, the Titans might be ready to take over the AFC South, making this late-season matchup against the Texans' stout defense critical.

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The Texans' lone appearance on Monday Night Football will be a trip to Baltimore in late November. They'll open at home vs. the Jaguars and end the regular season at Indianapolis.

Tears flow as Andre Johnson thanks mother, formally retires (0:35)

Team Stats

Passing Yards198.529th
Rushing Yards116.28th
Points For17.329th
Points Against20.511th

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