If you're Jadeveon Clowney , how do you follow up a validating third season in the professional ranks? One Texans assistant suggests the edge rusher could chart a course toward Canton.
Given a mulligan on the first pick in the 2014 draft, would the Texans take Derek Carr, the newly minted highest-paid player in the NFL? Elliot Harrison re-picks the 2014 class.
Ezekiel Elliott is the highest-ranked rookie on Ike Taylor's top-100 list, landing at No. 17. Yet he's not the top Cowboy in Taylor's next installment (Nos. 11-20). Who beats Zeke?
Odell Beckham Jr. and Brandon Marshall will headline a spectacular Giants receiving corps in 2017, but that's not the scariest position group in football. Bucky Brooks ranks the top 10.
South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney arrives for the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft with his mother Josenna Clowney , Thursday, May 8, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Clowney had a career-high in tackles (52), sacks (6.0), quarterback hits (17) and tackles for loss (16) in 2016 -- doubling his QB hits and tackles for loss totals from 2015. He finished the regular season with a sack in three straight games.
Houston picked up the fifth-year option on Jadeveon Clowney's rookie deal on Friday. The pass rusher was selected first overall in the 2014 draft and was heading into the final season of a four-year deal with the Texans.
Jadeveon Clowney reminded the nation on Saturday afternoon why the Texans drafted him first overall in 2014. Gregg Rosenthal explains why, for Clowney , the best may still be yet to come.
Drafted by: Houston Texans, 2014. If last season was any indication of Jadeveon Clowney's potential, then he should climb rather quickly up this list. He's at No. 39 mostly because of a career filled with as much injury as promise. That said, Clowney made my All-Under 25 Team due to the huge step ...
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Jadeveon Clowney's otherworldly athleticism has been on display since his South Carolina days, but a play in the Texans' Week 16 win over the Bengals really opened some eyes.