World Cup Outlook
1. Reggie Bush RB, USC: It would certainly be no shock to see him picked first overall, as the Texans could use a superstar of his magnitude to sell tickets and raise a lot of interest in a mediocre franchise. But Houston won't be addressing a primary need by picking Bush, and they could trade down to be in a position to take Virginia OT D'Brickashaw Ferguson, who gives them the monster blocker they need to truly make their offense click. Houston isn't weak at the primary skill positions, but still needs better blockers for David Carr and Domanick Davis. The Jets could be a team to make a move for Bush, giving the Texans more flexibility to address their needs by trading down. Bush projects to be an instant third-round pick in fantasy leagues in 2006 if he splits some time with Davis or Curtis Martin. Top Alternative Pick: It would be a major surprise, but the Texans could simply tab Ferguson here to address their most pressing need.
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