G.M. Rick Smith Releases Statement
Patrick D. Starr
Houston Texans' General Manager Rick Smith released a statement about the shocking trade he pulled off with the Philadelphia Eagles via the Houston Texans official twitter account:
DeMeco Ryans contributed significantly toward helping us build the foundation we hope will bring a world championship to the city of Houston. His professionalism and leadership cannot be over-exaggerated. This move was mutually beneficial for the Texans immediate and long-term goals, DeMeco’s career, and the Philadelphia Eagles. We appreciate all the hard work and effort DeMeco invested in our organization and wish him only the best moving forward. He is a class act"