The Houston Texans picked former Baylor safety Jalen Pitre with the No. 37 in general decide in Spherical 2 of the 2022 NFL draft Friday.
Houston shores up their secondary with a defensive again who can perform deep. Mentor Lovie Smith also will get a proficient, young basic safety who can prosper in his Tampa 2 plan.
By the 1st three picks the Texans manufactured in the 2022 draft, not only did Houston choose a regional collegiate child, but also a prospect who played superior school soccer in the Larger Houston region.
Twitter was entire of takes about the choice of Pitre. Listed here are some of the very best.
Jalen Pitre. BUST!
— 𝕂𝕒𝕝𝕖𝕓 (@AltizerKaleb) April 29, 2022
I will be obtaining a jalen pitre jersey
— Bryce🐻 (@BryceLand56) April 29, 2022
Jets evil for getting Breece Corridor 1 select ahead of my Texans 😭 they realized we was soon after him.
Jalen Pitre not a lousy choose 😎
— Massive Dawg (@BasketballRag) April 29, 2022
Security Jalen Pitre from Baylor selected 37th by the Texans. Wonderful decide!
— Glenn Warshaw (@GDubSooner) April 29, 2022
Jalen Pitre is excellent in opposition to the run, was clocked in the 4.4s and can protect. Excellent group leader. He is ferocious and tricky. He performs fantastic procedure. He’s a coach’s aspiration.
— John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) April 29, 2022
According to ESPN Stats & Information, Jalen Pitre performed considerably extra in the slot vs. a classic deep protection. Very last period he performed 657 snaps at slot CB, which was the most in the FBS.
— Sarah Barshop (@sarahbarshop) April 29, 2022
Jalen Pitre is these kinds of a savvy pick. Love what Houston has performed
— Cody Taylor (@CMTSportsNStuff) April 29, 2022
Trevor Lawrence is intimidated by Derek Stingley Jr or Jalen Pitre on the Texans 🤣🤣🤣 awesome try Houston
— Brett James (@thebrettjames1) April 29, 2022
Jalen Pitre is a damn excellent decide
— Charlie Parker (@cmparker999) April 29, 2022
Dammit I wished jalen pitre
— BrandonPitt (@PittGet6) April 29, 2022
Jalen Pitre is an fantastic player! Best select the Texans have made so significantly immediately after a weak round 1 general performance imo
— Tim Lomicka (@THT_scouting) April 29, 2022