Breaking down the third round
• Houston clearly needs to improve its offensive line, and it started the third round by addressing that need. Pittsburgh OG Charles Spencer (pick No. 65) is raw, but he has excellent upside, and the Texans can start grooming him to replace one of their aging starters. Miami LOT Eric Winston (pick No. 66) could give QB David Carr the blind-side pass blocker he has desperately needed since entering the league. Though critics consider him soft, and he hasn't been as mobile since sustaining a knee injury that forced him to miss the 2004 season, he gets set quickly and still has above-average agility.
2006 draft coverage
From inside analysis from Scouts Inc. to reports from Len Pasquarelli, John Clayton and Michael Smith, ESPN.com had the draft covered.
• Clayton: Winners and losers
• Pasquarelli: D dominates
• Smith: Thoughts on Round 1
• Inside analysis: 1st | 2nd | 3rd
• Pasquarelli: Character matters
• Green: Money sways Texans
• Clayton: OTs popular on Day 1
• Wojciechowski: Texans did what?
• Scouts: Draft Q&A
• SportsNation: Vote | Grades
• Photo gallery: First-round picks
• Complete 2006 draft coverage
• Pasquarelli: 2006 draft wrap
• Smith: Vick says he's matured
• Inside analysis: 4th | 5th | 6th | 7th
• Clayton: Skier Bloom drafted
• McShay: Players who slipped
• Clayton: Vets sent packing