How will Texans rookies fare as fantasy football options next season? Our first look breaks down Texans third round pick D'Onta Foreman out of Texas.D'Onta Foreman: RB (Round 3)The Texans were thrilled when the hometown kid was still on the board. Last year's Doak Walker Award winner has so much potential, and is joining an already solid stable of backs in Lamar Miller, Alfred Blue, and Akeem Hunt.
So where does Foreman fit in? The University of Texas product isn't the prototypical change-of-pace back—he's more of a banger than a speedster. Look for Foreman to provide key depth, and perhaps find success as opposing defenses begin to wear down in the second half of games. There are other traits the rookie has that should have fantasy players excited. Foreman has good hands, doesn't tire, and he has starting-level talent. It is possible for Foreman to get opportunities as he gets acclimated into the Texans offense, and might well be a legit FanDuel fantasy football option early in the season.
Check out some of the best shots of RB D'Onta Foreman from his time at Texas.