For two decades, new Texans general manager Brian Gaine has been part of the scouting process.
He’s worked in virtually every capacity in pro and college scouting.
And the Bill Parcells disciple has been a part of multiple successes and failures in being a part of the talent evaluation process.
From his time with the New York Jets, Miami Dolphins, Dallas Cowboys and Texans, Gaine feels ready to run his first draft in tandem with his scouting department and coach Bill O’Brien.
"With great humility, I would answer it this way; I’ve been doing this for 20 years in scouting and in personnel," Gaine said. "I’ve had the opportunity to be general scout, I’ve done pro scouting, I’ve done college scouting, I’ve been a director, I’ve been an assistant general manager.
"I’ve had great partners, great mentors, great people to learn from. At some point you have to trust your training and you do have to trust your instinct. But, also, it goes back to preparation. Preparation will lead to best execution."
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