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Boyd discusses keeping his NFL dream alive

Shane Boyd continues to chase his dream

Shane Boyd's long time dream has been to be an NFL quarterback. "That has always been my dream. It pushed me every day," said Boyd. After several stops along the way Boyd may have found a home with the Houston Texans. "I am in a situation where they want me around now. They see a lot of good in me. I got moved to No. 2 toward the end of the season last year. I am smarter in the offense now."

He couldn't land a full-time roster spot with Tennessee, Pittsburgh and Arizona, but former Kentucky quarterback Shane Boyd thinks he finally has found the right spot with the Houston Texans. He was signed to Houston's practice squad on Oct. 24, 2007 and then made the active roster on Dec. 7. That has kept alive his dream of being a starting NFL quarterback. "That has always been my dream. It... Recommended Stories

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