Houston Texans pro personnel director Brian Gardner earned some praise from team general manager Rick Smith for helping bring in players such as our man On The Fringe Boomer Grisby, writes John McClain and Jordan Godwin of The Houston Chronicle.

    Watching veteran free agents like safety John Busing, fullback Boomer Grigsby and guard Adrian Jones reminds general manager Rick Smith of just how valuable Gardner and his staff are.“Those are guys that have a chance to make the club, and it’s Brian and his staff who should be complimented for it because they’re the ones who found them,” Smith said. “The coaches ask them to bring in guys who have a chance to make the team, and that’s what’s happened.”

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