The Houston Texans have hired former Baltimore Ravens Assistant Head Coach, Passing Game Coordinator, Wide Receivers Coach David Culley to be their fourth head coach in franchise history. Culley is also the first head coach hired by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Cal McNair. Culley (65) brings 27 years of NFL coaching experience, working alongside Head Coaches John Harbaugh, Andy Reid, Bill Cowher and more. He is the second minority head coach and first Black head coach to be hired of the seven job openings in this NFL hiring cycle.
The Texans made the news official with a team announcement Friday. Reactions from all over the NFL poured in on social media as writers, analysts and NFL players weighed in on Culley's hiring.