Texans sign OG Smith

Posted June 17, 2010 @ 9:08 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Texans signed OG Shelley Smith, a sixth-round pick from Colorado State, on Wednesday.

The 6-4, 308-pound Smith started 31 games with the Rams. He will contend to be a reserve on Houston's offensive line.

In PFW's 2010 Draft Preview, PFW personnel analyst Nolan Nawrocki described Smith as "a weak-side pulling guard and solid pass protector with enough athletic ability to develop into a functional backup guard in a zone-blocking scheme."

Houston has signed five of its nine draft picks.

 

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