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Report: Texans to Keep OL Oday Aboushi After Release of Chad Slade

According to Aaron Wilson the Texans will be keeping offensive lineman Oday Aboushi following the release Chad Slade. The 24-year-old Slade was inked by the team as a rookie free agent on May 8th of 2015. Texans expected to retain Oday Aboushi with release of Chad Slade, according to sources — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) September […]

Texans Cut Three Players To Get Roster Down To 75

The Texans made their last three roster moves today by waiving outside linebacker Paul Hazel, offensive lineman Conor Boffeli and receiver Anthony McClung, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports. The roster stands at 75 going into Thursday’s last preseason game against San Francisco at NRG Stadium.

Texans Release QB T.J. Yates

Count QB T.J. Yates out of the mix in Houston, as the team today released Yates, getting the roster down to three QB’s. “Can’t thank Texans organization and city of Houston enough! We’ve had some great memories and I will always call Houston home,” Yates tweeted late in the afternoon Tuesday. Yates, who was the […]

Texans To Sign Former Jaguars TE Zach Potter

The Texans are signing tight end Zach Potter today, Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports. This according to a league source. Potter has previous stints with the New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars and the St. Louis Rams. Potter is a former Nebraska player who has caught 11 passes for 83 yards in the […]

Texans Add DT Terrell McClain to Roster

The Texans came out of the bye week filling out their roster with defensive tackle Terrell McClain. McClain was a third-round draft pick by the Carolina Panthers last year before getting released this summer. He spent some time on New England’s roster this year. The move corresponds to placing defensive end David Hunter on injured […]

Texans Make Moves; Cut KR Trindon Holliday, Sign LB Barrett Ruud

The Texans made quick work to replace LB Brian Cushing, and did so, cutting return specialist Trindon Holliday and signing linebacker Barrett Ruud. Cushing was placed on injured reserve after tearing his left anterior cruciate ligament in Monday night’s 23-17 win over the Jets. The 6-foot-2, 242-pound Ruud, a second-round pick by Tampa Bay in […]

Texans Keep QB John Beck: Will Try and Sneak Keenum on Practice Squad

Quarterback John Beck has made the Texans’ 53-man roster. The quarterback played his way onto the squad and beat out undrafted rookie Case Keenum, who was released. Keenum could go on the practice squad if he clears waivers. Just a year ago, Beck was competing for a starting job with the Washington Redskins. “It’s different, […]

Texans Ink WR Bryant Johnson and LB Keyaron Fox

The Texans have signed veteran receiver Bryant Johnson according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. Johnson, 31, worked out on Thursday with Roy Williams, another veteran receiver. The Texans elected to bring back Johnson because he’s familiar with the system after catching six passes for 90 yards and a touchdown last season. Coach Gary […]