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

EMBED </>More Videos

Remembering Bob McNair.

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

EMBED More News Videos

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

EMBED More News Videos

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.

Related Topics:
sportsHouston Texanscelebrity deathssocial mediatwitterinstagramfacebooku.s. & worldHouston
(Copyright ©2018 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.)