Friday, May 24, 2013
AFC South links: Luck at ease with offense
By ESPN.com staff
Texans owner Bob McNair and his wife Janice donated $100,000 to the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma Disaster Relief Fund, writes Tania Ganguli of the Houston Chronicle. The donation will aid relief efforts after Monday’s deadly tornado struck Moore, Okla.
Randy Bullock is the only kicker listed on Houston's roster, writes Ganguli. However, coach Gary Kubiak says rookie Andrew Shapiro, listed as a punter, can do both. The plan is for Shapiro to push punter Shane Lechler and Bullock.
Texans director of college scouting Mike Maccagnan shares his thoughts on outside linebacker Sam Montgomery, a third-round pick out of LSU. Nick Scurfield of the team's website has the story.
Craig Kelley of the team's website has the first in a two-part series about how quarterback Andrew Luck will prepare for his second season in Indianapolis. Luck will be learning a new offense, but it's one he is familiar with from his days at Stanford.
Defensive linemen Jeremy Mincey and Andre Branch are hoping for bounce-back seasons, writes Vito Stellino of the Florida Times-Union.
John Oehser of the team's website has a notebook wrapping up Jacksonville's second week of OTAs. It includes an update on veteran defensive tackle Roy Miller, who worked out Thursday after missing the first five OTA practices with a sore knee.
Charges stemming from Titans tight end Brandon Barden’s DUI arrest in February have been dismissed after the arresting officer failed to appear in a Georgia courtroom, writes Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean.