The defending AFC South champs have invested significantly in the offense, luring Osweiler and running back Lamar Miller to Houston. Pairing a speedy playmaker like Baylor's Corey Coleman with established star receiver DeAndre Hopkins could be the final step towards turning the Texans into legitimate conference contenders.
No one questions that Noah Spence has first-round talent, but given his questionable track record off the field, he could slide on draft day. A strong coach like Bruce Arians might possess the leadership skills necessary to help the gifted player reach his full potential.
Tennessee general manager Jon Robinson and head coach Mike Mularkey only added fuel to the speculation that Mississippi left tackle Laremy Tunsil will be the first pick of the 2016 draft by highlighting the need to protect Marcus Mariota and acknowledging that current blindside blocker Tayor Lewan has the athleticism and versatility to switch to the right side.
The showdown at the combine between the top-rated quarterbacks should make for a fascinating evaluation for NFL scouts. With their background coaching at the collegiate level, San Francisco's Chip Kelly and Houston's Bill O'Brien have an advantage and may use it to find their team's next quarterback.