RTC: Unnamed, Manning a popular subject

Reading the coverage …

Today’s edition is a quick rundown of what beat people uncovered at the combine.

Houston Texans

Texans offensive lineman Rashad Butler used a gay slur on Twitter Thursday, writes Jerome Solomon.

Indianapolis Colts

As coaches and GMs talk about desires at quarterback, they aren’t saying his name but we know they’re talking about Peyton Manning, says Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star.

Bill Polian expects Manning to play, says Mike Chappell of the Star.

Jacksonville Jaguars

Sorting out receivers has been a difficult process for the Jaguars in the recent past. Now GM Gene Smith has to try to find some again, writes Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union.

Smith sees the Jaguars pending free agents as part of the team’s future, says Ganguli.

Tennessee Titans

Titans general manager Ruston Webster is looking for a special pass-rusher to help lift the Titans defense to a new level, says Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean.

The Titans are making progress toward a deal with safety Jordan Babineaux, a key guy in their secondary plan, says Wyatt.