Social media reacts to Houston Texans owner Bob McNair's death

Many took to social media to pay their respects to Houston Texans owner Bob McNair, who died Friday.

McNair, 81, was awarded an NFL team in 1999, which eventually became the league's 32nd franchise.

The Tampa, Florida native was a businessman, sportsman and philanthropist in Houston who returned professional football to the city in 2002.

Former Texans players Fred Weary and Owen Daniels reflect on playing for Bob McNair

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Drafted By Houston in the third round of the 2002 NFL Draft, Fred Weary disscusses the passing of Texans owner Bob McNair.

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Drafted in 2006, Owen Daniels played 8 seasons for the Houston Texans.

"Texans owner Bob McNair passes away. Texas has lost one of its legendary giants. We are better for all he has done to advance our state," Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted.

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