Posts Tagged ‘David Nixon’

Texans Cut Two on Day of Deadline

 The Houston Texans didn’t make a trade splash before today’s 4 PM NFL Trade Deadline.  Rather, the Texans released veteran Ephraim Salaam, who played  a reserve role to the formerly suspended offensive tackle Duane Brown, and waived fill-in linebacker, David Nixon.  Nixon played outside linebacker for the Texans this past weekend in the win over the […]

Texans Lose Captain Ryans for Season

The Houston Texans lost their starting middle linebacker and defensive captain DeMeco Ryans for the season.  Ryans went down, untouched, near the close of the second half on a Dwayne Bowe touchdown.  He tore his achilles tendon and head coach Gary Kubiak said Ryans would have surgery in a few days and will be lost […]

Texans Release Danny Clark, Sign Two

The Houston Texans released veteran Danny Clark after his second stint with the team and before he could register a down in the regular season.  Clark, 33, suffered a knee strain this preseason and was limited and a possible Physically Unable to Perform list candidate.  The Texans intended to use Clark to fill Cushing’s 4-game […]