The HoustonTexans traded up in the First Round of the 2017 NFL Draft to select Watson, who they hope to be the next (and arguably first) franchise QB in Texans history. Now I'm finally being introduced into the National Football League.
The 6-foot-4, 228-pounder has played in five games - two as a rookie and three last season - but hasn't thrown a touchdown pass yet.
Houston's goal here was to find that quarterback of the future while laying the groundwork for contention over the short term. Should Watson win the starting job, Houston will be looking for him to help them make the jump from playoff contenders to a team capable of challenging for Super Bowl glory. Making such a trade would also seem to indicate that the team believes Watson is a Day 1 starter.
Clements told a group of Clemson alumni that on draft night, he jokingly texted the Houston Texans' president, former Tigers soccer player Jamey Rootes: "Draft Deshaun". "Getting to play wih them again is really a blessing". "And I don't even know what to say". Hopkins, Houston's first-round pick in 2013, expressed his excitement about the pick by simply tweeting a smiling face emoji soon after he was selected.
National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell, right, poses with fans after the Browns selected Texas A&M's Myles Garrett with the first overall pick of the draft April 27 in Philadelphia.
Watson, a two-time Davey O'Brien award victor, is regarded as the greatest quarterback in Clemson history, having guided the Tigers to back-to-back national championship appearances with the title going to Clemson in 2017.
Caitlyn Jenner Tells All in New Memoir
Jenner said she's fine with her ex-wife, Kris Jenner, and stays in touch with all her kids while they pursue their own lives. On Thursday, it was told that Caitlyn's relationship with the Kardashian children has also become distant.
Setting up in front of Davis, Hector Rondon and Carl Edwards Jr. have combined to allow one run and three hits in 15.1 innings. Louis has scored 69 runs (tied for 23rd but effectively 25th in MLB), barely ahead of Toronto's 64 (which places them 29th).
They have to go all-out for the win on Saturday and they are not good enough at the back to pull off that kind of attacking style. The result moves Burnley to eight points above the relegation zone and should secure their top-flight status for another season.
The center studies a progressive degenerative brain disease found in some athletes who have experienced repetitive brain trauma. Hernandez hanged himself in prison early Wednesday, days after winning an acquittal in a 2012 double homicide case.
This front is not expected to move into the Lehigh Valley area until later Saturday , then sink to the south Saturday night . The wind will remain rather breezy overnight too with gusts upwards of 20 miles per hour possible throughout the night.
The Switch also has a strong lineup of games for the rest of the year, which could easily keep the console selling strongly. Currently, many investors are wondering whether Nintendo Switch will outpace the sales for the Wii on a long term.
United are facing another injury crisis - with three of their four regular center-backs unavailable for the trip to Burnley . Burnley won their first ever home Premier League match which was against Manchester United in August 2009.
Last year, Mr Trump furiously denounced the agreement struck with the Obama administration, and promised to "study" it. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action.
Moore's resignation, Governor Kay Ivey appointed Associate Justice Lyn Stuart to permanently lead the state's highest court. Moore resigned his position Wednesday afternoon and Ivey quickly moved to formally make Stuart the chief justice.
The new He-Man movie, titled Masters of the Universe has taken one step forward and on step back on the road to the big screen. No cast members have been announced yet, but the website notes that "A-list talent" is up for roles in the project.
Meanwhile, a federal judge in San Francisco stopped President Donald Trump from withholding money from sanctuary cities . However, both Geren and Villalba voted against the controversial amendment from Rep.
Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds
There is no confirmed information yet about Turkey's losses, though Kurdish reports have claimed some 17 Turkish soldiers killed . US State Department spokesman Mark Toner also said Washington had expressed " deep concern " over the Turkish airstrikes.
Rs 50 cr windfall for Vadra in illegal deals
The commission has sought an inquiry into properties bought by Vadra, Priyanka Gandhi's husband, and his businesses, it claimed . It further said that Vadra's wife Priyanka Gandhi's agricultural land in Amirpur village was also under the panel's scanner.
Bengal jetty collapse toll rises to 13
On Thursday, the local residents had taken out a protest rally, demanding immediate renovation of several jetties at Bhadreswar. Rescue workers carry out search operation in Hooghly . "Among the rescued passengers eight were admitted to the hospital".
Delawareans to attend People's Climate March
The rally in Washington, where temperatures soared above 90 degrees, was among more than 300 held in cities across the globe. Sarpolis says he hopes to connect people on the buses to opportunities for activism beyond the march.
Bulls beat top-seeded Celtics to take 2-0 series lead
If you would like to receive an email each time a new Chicago Bulls article is published, fill out our email notification form . Chicago picked up a win in the opening game in this series , which allowed them to steal home court advantage from the Celtics.
Upstart Oilers eliminate Sharks
The Sharks look to push the series to the limit on Saturday when they host the Edmonton Oilers in Game 6 at SAP Center. Remember the Sharks will lose one player to Las Vegas, but for now let's ignore that instead of guessing.