The second round of the 2013 NFL Draft kicked off in New York City Friday. The Texans will have three picks within the second and third round at 57,89 and 95.
With the 57th pick in the draft (team's second) the Texans selected South Carolina safety D.J. Swearinger. He was a second team All-SEC selection in 2012 after recording 79 tackles and 2 interceptions for the Gamecocks.
Two picks before Swearinger was selected, the San Francisco 49ers chose Rice tighend Vance McDonald with the 55th overall pick.
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With the 32nd and final pick in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens select Florida DB Matt Elam.
31 Dallas Cowboys select Wisconsin C Travis Frederick
30 St. Louis Rams select Georgia LB Alec Ogletree
29 Minnesota Vikins select Tennessee WR Cordarrelle Patterson
28 Denver Broncos select UNC DT Sylvester Williams
WITH THE 27TH PICK, the Houston Texans select Clemson WR DeAndre Hopkins.
26 Green Bay Packers select UCLA DE Datone Jones
25 Minnesota Vikings select FSU CB Xavier Rhodes.
24 Indianapolis Colts select the coolest name in the Draft thus far, FSU DE Bjoern Werner.
23 Minnesota Vikings select Florida DT Sharrif Floyd
22 Atlanta Falcons select Washington CB Desmond Trufant.
*Randy note: 9:35..heading from Press Box at Reliant to Draft Party for lilve shots. more update comiing from Local 2 Sports crew**
21 Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert Notre Dame
20 Chicago Bears Kyle Long G Oregon
Of the 19 picks so far in the 2013 NFL Draft, only two selections are offensive position players. Tavon Austin (WR) and EJ Manuel (QB).
19 NY Giants G Justin Pugh Syracuse
18 San Francisco Eric Reid Safety LSU
*Randy note: Cowboys trade with SF for 18th pick. Cowboys get 3rd rd pick*
17 Pittsburgh Steelers take OLB Jarvis Jones Georgia
16 Buffalo Bills QB E.J. Manuel Florida State
15 New Orleans Saints take Texas Safety Kenny Vaccaro
14 Carolina Panthers Star Lotuldele DT Utah