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Who is most responsible for Texans success this year?

Discussion in 'Houston Texans' started by CometsWin, Jan 9, 2017.

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Who is most responsible for Texans success this year?

Poll closed Feb 8, 2017.
  1. Bill O'Brien, Quarterback Whisperer

    10.2%
  2. Romeo Crennell, Defensive Juggernaut

    89.8%
  3. Rick Smith Drafted Great Players

    18.4%
  4. Bob McNair Extended Rick Smith, thank goodness

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Screw it, give me back my Oilers

    8.2%
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  1. CometsWin

    CometsWin Listening to Tupac Westsiiiiide
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    All the talk about Bill O'Brien and I really felt it was Romeo Crennell that's most responsible for getting us to the playoffs. Bill O'Brien, offensive genius, has a god awful offense and Crennell has put together one of the better defenses in the league largely without JJ Watt. Not close in my opinion.
     
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    Definitely a combination of Romeo and the organization acquiring players via draft and after thoughts. Merciless has turned into what rockstar wade had in mind for him. Jungle boy swag didn't pan out with the second rd selection but "you're my bouye" turned out be one of the best corners in that draft.

    none of romeo's mastery is possible without Clowney.
     
  3. waytookrzy079

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    Why is Brock not on that list???
     
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  4. TheRealist137

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    Romeo, Vrabel, and the defensive coaching staff which developed all of our players
     
  5. zeeshan2

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    RAC and all our defensive coaches; offense has regressed every year
     
  6. juanm34

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    The Fans!!!
     
  7. ima_drummer2k

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    The fact that we play in the AFC South. We're 4-6 against the rest of the league.
     
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  8. Fulgore

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    Romeo all day. He should be coach of the year.
     
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  9. kevC

    kevC To the moon!
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    JJ Watt clearly.
     
  10. coachbadlee

    coachbadlee Rookie

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    The Colts. LOL
     
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  12. Nimo

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    Success?
     
  13. Bobbythegreat

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    Yeah, you know, winning season, winning the division, winning a playoff game. Most people consider that success....you know, because it is.
     
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    Defense literally carried us the entire season
     
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  15. Bobbythegreat

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    I don't think you know what literally means.
     
  16. 08kx250f

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    Tom Savage for pushing Brock everyday.
     
  17. Tha_Dude

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    Bobbythegreat is the reason. Literally.
     
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  18. DieHard Rocket

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    Combo of RAC + everyone associated with the defense and I hate to say it, Rick Smith.

    There are a plethora of guys that I assume Rick and the scouts had a hand in drafting/signing that have made impacts -- Bouye, Covington, Reader, Clowney, Mercilus, Mckinney, Simon, and some serviceable safeties.
     
  19. Mr. Clutch

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    Also Cushing, Joseph, Kareem Jackson

    Wade and RAC picks
     
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