Christian Covington looked the part of a top 100 pick in 2013, recording 59 tackles, including 14 tackles for loss and four sacks. A dislocated knee pushed him into the sixth round, where he if healthy, the former Rice product could prove quite the complementary dish to J.J. Watt for the Houston Texans.
Cornerback Kevin Johnson and wide receiver Jaelen Strong are the heart of the Houston Texans' draft class. As they take the field for the team's rookie minicamp, NFLDraftScout.com publisher takes a fresh look at the 2015 Texans.
Drafting stars with a high success rate is difficult enough. The great NFL scouting departments are those that can consistently project "diamonds in the rough," unheralded or overlooked prospects. NFLDraftScout.com analyst Rob Rang offers his 2015 "Diamonds" by position
While Central Florida's Breshad Perriman captured the attention of the masses by running in the 4.2s during his Pro Day workout, scouts at Duke and Rice were rewarded with impressive performances from a couple of "other" middle round prospects hoping to crack the Top 100.