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NFL draft preview: What to expect when AFC and NFC South teams make their picks

NFL draft preview: What to expect when AFC and NFC South teams make their picks

The NFL draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Chicago. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division.

Today, in the second of four daily parts, the South divisions:

AFC South

Although the Texans like Tom Savage, Houston is on the lookout for a quarterback, especially with Tony Romo deciding to hang it up and enter the broadcast booth (as opposed to the Houston huddle). Texans coach Bill O’Brien likes Texas Tech’s Patrick Mahomes. Houston hasn’t taken a quarterback earlier than the third round since No. 1 pick David Carr in 2002.

Indianapolis is painfully light on pass rushers, especially with Robert Mathis retiring after...

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