Bill O'Brien trades DeAndre Hopkins, immediately gets roasted: 'It's almost like the Texans don't have a GM'

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It might be the start of NFL free agency, but it seems like a trade will overshadow any signing so far.

On a day where the NFL's legal tampering period opened, it didn't take long for Bill O'Brien and the Texans to steal headlines, as he shipped DeAndre Hopkins off to the Cardinals for David Johnson and two draft picks, per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.

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According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Texans also took on all of David Johnson's salary, who has a cap hit of just over $11 million in 2020.

Needless to say, players and citizens alike reacted to the news with shock, awe and hilarity:

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