TRANSACTIONS: Texans sign seven draft picks
The Texans have signed seven draft picks and 13 college free agents.
Breakfast: Texans Rookie Review
Here are all the fun facts you need to know about each Texans rookie.
TE Jordan Akins: From MLB to the NFL
Tight end Jordan Akins has been drafted in the third rounds of both the MLB and the NFL drafts.
Football 101: TE Jordan Akins
From center fielder to tight end, Jordan Akins brings agility, quickness and speed to the position.
Meet the Rookie: TE Jordan Akins
Here's a quick checklist of what you need to know about the Texans third-round draft pick, tight end Jordan Akins.
|12||Jets||L 14 - 21|
|11||@Titans||W 22 - 13|
|9||@Dolphins||L 9 - 17||2||7||3.5||4||0||1||1|
|8||Rams||L 22 - 38||5||53||10.6||31||0|
|7||@Cardinals||L 5 - 31||2||13||6.5||8||0|
|6||@Colts||L 3 - 31||4||41||10.3||13||0|
|5||Patriots||L 22 - 25||2||17||8.5||9||0|
|4||@Bills||L 0 - 40||1||4||4||4||0||1||3||3||3||0||1||1|
|3||Panthers||L 9 - 24||4||32||8||12||0|
|2||@Browns||L 21 - 31||1||17||17||17||0|
|1||Jaguars||W 37 - 21||0||0||0|
TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Houston Texans with the 34th pick of the third round (98th overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft.
2019 (Houston 16/9, 0/0):
Played in all 16 games (nine starts) and established new single-season career highs in receptions (36), receiving yards (418) and touchdowns (two)
Set single-game career highs in receptions (three), receiving yards (73) and touchdowns (two) at the L.A. Chargers (9/22). He caught the first two receiving touchdowns of his NFL career: 15-yard reception in the third quarter a 53-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter that marked the longest reception of his NFL career and the third-longest reception by a tight end in franchise history
Logged three receptions for 39 yards (13.0 avg.) in the win at Kansas City (10/13)
Pulled in three catches for 24 yards (8.0 avg.) in the win over Jacksonville at Wembley Stadium (11/3)
Posted four catches for 49 yards (12.3 avg.) vs. Denver (12/8)
Finished second on the team with 54 receiving yards on a single-game career-high five catches (10.8 avg.), including a 20-yard catch, vs. Tennessee (12/29)