NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith believes it is in his union members’ best interest to sit out voluntary workouts this offseason – and the Houston Texans players voted in agreement on that.
But according to NFL reporter Aaron Wilson, multiple Texans players began participation in the team’s voluntary workouts on Monday. It is the stated position of the NFL teams that have commented that players’ choices, in whatever direction, will be supported.
Of course, even before Monday’s start of Phase One, some Texans were working inside the team QB.
“We’ve had a multitude of players that have been in here,” GM Nick Caserio said recently. “They come in the building, they test, they go in the weight room, they work out, they go through their process. So, again, whatever players are here that choose to participate, like that’s their choice and we are going to create as good of…