Description: Texans GM Rick Smith indicated that the team isn't going to baby along former first-round pick Amobi Okoye any longer.
Insight: Okoye needs to have a strong season to stave off the whispers about him being a bust. He is still a poor IDP league bet. (sportsBuff.com)
5/19/2010 12:59:00 PM
Description: Texans DT Amobi Okoye has lost a staggering 32 pounds this offseason after being listed at 315 last season.
Insight: The idea was to get quicker, but if this weight loss comes at the expense of strength, then it was not very well planned out. Okoye will struggle to hold off promising rookie Earl Mitchell this season. (SportsBuff.com)
4/27/2010 10:51:00 PM
Description: Texans DT Amobi Okoye is in danger of losing his role on passing downs to rookie Earl Mitchell this season.
Insight: Okoye has not been able to build upon his rookie season performance of 5.5 sacks. He has also been deficient in run support. (SportsBuff.com)