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Stealing Okam

The Texans 2008 draft class has been frowned upon by many draft experts, mainly because of their first-round selection, Duane Brown, who many people had a second or third-round grade on. Despite the immediate criticism of the Houston selections, many believe that defensive tackle Frank Okam could be an absolute fifth-round steal.

The Texans 6'5", 320 lb. rookie rose up draft boards, and fell sharply as many believed him to be a talented underachiever while at the University of Texas. Collegiate statistics or rankings don't make a bit of difference now that Okam is in the NFL, and he is enjoying being a member of the Houston Texans. "It's definitely great, said Okam. "I have a lot of friends here in Houston, so the...

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