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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.

 

 

 

Welcome to our Local 2 Sports NFL Draft coverage. Updates all night!

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

13 NY Jets take Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson

12 Oakland Raiders take UH's D.J. Hayden CB

11 San Diego Chargers take D.J. Fluker OT Alabama

10  Tennessee Titans take Chance Warmack G Alabama

*Randy note:  Texans projected still to pick at around 9:45p *

9.  New York Jets select:  Dee Milner DE Alabama

8. St. Louis Rams select (via trade with Buffalo Bills) WVU WR Tavon Austin.  Austin becomes the first position player off the board.

*Nick's Notes: 4 of the first 7 picks are offensive linemen, the other 3 are defensive ends. This draft is being won in the trenches early.

7. Arizona Cardinals select UNC OG Jonathan Cooper

6. Cleveland Browns select LSU DE Barkevious Mingo.

5. Detroit Lions select:(via Barry Sanders!)   Ezekeil Ansah DE BYU

4. Philadelphia Eagles select Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson.

6:51p  Randy Mc here back from the Texans War Room where the Draft is about to begin.  Texans currently own the 27th pick in the 1st round.  Buzz is they could trade out of the 1st round.. Let's see how it plays out.  They need a WR.

3. Miami Dolphins (via trade with Oakland Raiders) select Oregon LB Dion Jordan.

2. Jacksonville Jaguars select Texas A&M OT Luke Joeckel.  Joeckel was a First Team All-American for the Aggies.

1.  With the first pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Kansas City Chiefs selected Eric Fisher, an offensive tackle out of Central Michigan University.  The rest of the first round draft order is below.