"Any deal Payton makes has to be approved by the Saints, who still have him under contract."
“I’m especially excited to work with Brandon Scott, one of my favorite reporters in Houston. I think Brandon does a terrific job covering Houston sports, and...
"Ian Eagle, Charles Davis and Evan Washburn? I don't want Spero Dedes and Jay Feely. I don't want Tom McCarthy and Tiki Barber."
"That's maybe not the right game that we want all eyes on, taking attention from some of these other (early season games)."
For someone retiring, McClain plans to remain a prominent voice in the Houston sports scene through writing, radio, and Twitter.
"I think there will be even more hype and content leading up to Draft than last year."
NFL ratings are up majorly throughout most local markets this year compared to the 2020 season.
"The pair has the radio call after being on TV together for the first time last season."
The Texans finished with a 4-12 record in 2020.
Arizona Cardinals defensive end JJ Watt sent personalized signed jerseys to various Houston media members thanking them for their coverage.