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Mike Vrabel – Defensive Coordinator, Houston Texans

Mike Vrabel – Defensive Coordinator, Houston Texans

The rope was burning up football players’ callused hands as an old-fashioned tug of war unfolded at dawn during a spirited conditioning drill at Ohio State five years ago.   The fierce competition between the Buckeyes’ offense and defense set off a battle of wills between two of the rising coaching stars in the industry.   As the offense won the drill with a mighty final pull... »

John Perry – Tight Ends Coach, Houston Texans

John Perry – Tight Ends Coach, Houston Texans

As the Texans’ tight ends coach, John Perry has built a strong foundation heading into his third NFL season based on his background at the collegiate level. Perry paid his dues, learned different coaching philosophies and emerged as an accomplished teacher. Before being hired by Texans coach Bill O’Brien three years ago to coach the tight ends, which includes former Iowa standout C.J. ... »