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The Houston Texans Land Three Defenders on the All-Pro 2nd Team

The Houston Texans land three defenders on the All-Pro Second Team.

The 2016 AP All-Pro teams have been released and the Houston Texans landed three defenders on the 2nd team defense. The Texans did not have any players selected to the first team but Benardrick McKinneyWhitney Mercilus and Jadeveon Clowney were all selected to the second team. 

Rundown of the Trio's Seasons 

http://www.scout.com/player/131089-benardrick-mckinney&year=2016

53 total tackles, 7.5 sacks, 13 TFLs, 22 quarterback hits, 1 PD, 1 FF, 4 FR

Was the only players in 2016 and 2nd players in team histroy with 100+ tackles and 5+ sacks. 

http://www.scout.com/player/103012-whitney-mercilus&year=2016

53 total tackles, 7.5 sacks, 13 TFLs, 22 quarterback hits, 1 PD, 1 FF, 4 FR

Over the last 25 games, Mercilus ranks 3rd in sacks in the NFL. Only behind Von Miller and Khalil Mack. 

http://www.scout.com/player/121199-jadeveon-clowney&year=2016

52 total tackles, 6 sacks, 16 TFLs, 17 quarterback hits, 1 PD, 1 FF

Led the team in tackled for loss and ranked 6th in the NFL. 

See the complete teams here

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