Texans tight finish Darren Fells has surpassed the franchise report for touchdowns in a single season with seven scores.
The veteran tight finish arrived in Houston within the spring through a one-year, $1.5 million contract and emerged as a starter.
At 6-7, 270 kilos, Fells is a giant red-zone goal who’s tied for the NFL lead with the Ravens’ Mark Andrews for essentially the most touchdowns by a decent finish.
Fells handed Owen Daniels and Joel Dreessen for essentially the most touchdowns by a decent finish in a single season in Texans franchise historical past.
Fells is the one participant within the league with no less than seven touchdowns on lower than 50 targets. He is the one participant with greater than 10 touchdowns (13 total) on lower than 100 targets since 2017.
“He got here in and – throughout OTAs, these are instructing camps and also you’re mainly in jerseys and shorts,” Texans coach Invoice O’Brien stated. “It’s like health club class. So, I believe that after we bought to coaching camp and we put the pads on, we actually may see what he may do.
“He was a great blocker, he was very good and a extremely good man. Actually mature man, a man that has been nice within the room. Obtained plenty of youthful gamers in that room and he’s meant quite a bit to our crew.”